Amherst Wire

Five things I wish I packed for my semester abroad

Five things I wish I packed for my semester abroad

Katherine Kelley, Writer

November 14, 2019

Essentials that students may forget when studying abroad.

Israel-Palestine: panelists address Chancellor’s Statement during BDS Panel

Israel-Palestine: panelists address Chancellor’s Statement during BDS Panel

Caeli Chesin and Talia Heisey

November 13, 2019

The month leading up to the event was full of controversy, from both within and outside of UMass.

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2012

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2012

Amherst Wire Staff

November 13, 2019

For the next few weeks, Amherst Wire entertainment is bringing the best of the decade right to you. We’ve taken the best and most memorable songs of the decade to give you the ultimate nostalgia trip.

Basketball Highlights: UMass pulls away from Northeastern

Basketball Highlights: UMass pulls away from Northeastern

Lucas Alvarez, Contributor

November 13, 2019

Sean East's full-court shot highlights the team's first 3-0 start since 2015.

The experiences of non-traditional aged students at UMass

The experiences of non-traditional aged students at UMass

Laurie Sexton, Writer

November 13, 2019

Non-traditional aged students are a growing part of the UMass community. Here's a glimpse at what that's like.

Overheard at UMass: Controversy looms in the popular Facebook group

Overheard at UMass: Controversy looms in the popular Facebook group

Abigail Gracie, Writer

November 11, 2019

Overheard on Facebook - some juicy drama.

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2011

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2011

Amherst Wire Staff

November 10, 2019

Amherst Wire entertainment is bringing the best of the decade right to you. We've taken the best and most memorable songs of the decade to give you the ultimate nostalgia trip.

Ask UMass — End of the decade fashion

Ask UMass — End of the decade fashion

Meghan Carney and Nicole Biagioni

November 10, 2019

With 2020 quickly approaching, the Amherst Wire video team will be asking students about key trends from the last ten years in our "End of the decade" series. In this episode, Meghan Carney and Nicole Biagioni ask students about the best and worst fashion choices since 2010.

Nostras Voces begins planning for 2020 show

Nostras Voces begins planning for 2020 show

Brian Choquet, News Editor

November 10, 2019

Art and activism come together for UMass Students for Reproductive Justice's annual show.

And the beat goes on; Terri Lyne Carrington and her latest album “Waiting Game”

And the beat goes on; Terri Lyne Carrington and her latest album “Waiting Game”

Julia Donohue, Assistant Entertainment Editor

November 8, 2019

The political emphasis on Carrington’s career is clear, especially in her upcoming album, “Waiting Game.” Singles “Bells (Ring Loudly)” and “Waiting Game” are about police killings and the 2016 election respectively. 

Cuffing season: what it is and how to survive it

Cuffing season: what it is and how to survive it

Sophia Torres, Writer

November 7, 2019

As the weather becomes colder, the more people want to keep warm by being in a relationship.

The Scorsese and Marvel debate: What defines cinema?

The Scorsese and Marvel debate: What defines cinema?

Brianna Silva, Writer

November 7, 2019

Different films fulfill different tastes in their own ways. That’s the beauty of cinema, it’s an evolving form of art that encompasses an extensive array of genres and techniques.

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