Amherst Wire

A look at technology in Amherst and Springfield high schools

A look at technology in Amherst and Springfield high schools

Devin Thompson, Contributor

November 3, 2016

Twenty-five miles apart, but worlds away.

UMass student farmers combat drought

UMass student farmers combat drought

Thomas Hannigan, Contributor

November 2, 2016

UMass student farmers worked overtime this season to protect their crops against the region's drought.

Northeast dorms welcome all kinds of trick-or-treaters

Northeast dorms welcome all kinds of trick-or-treaters

Caeli Chesin, Writer

November 1, 2016

The fifth annual Halloween event at Northeast Residential Area attracted over 100 students and community families.

New buildings on campus reflect changing academic styles

New buildings on campus reflect changing academic styles

Julie Shamgochian, Managing Editor

November 1, 2016

The Design Building, South College, Physical Sciences Building and Isenberg Business Innovation Hub are very different learning spaces. What's inside?

Army and Air Force ROTC duel it out at the last home game

Army and Air Force ROTC duel it out at the last home game

Jon Decker, Contributor

November 1, 2016

The UMass Army and Air Force ROTC went head to head in a timeout challenge and held a ceremony honoring past and future veterans at the last football home game of the season at the Warren McGuirk Alumni Stadium.

We need to talk to each other, not censor

We need to talk to each other, not censor

Amy Russes, Writer

October 31, 2016

You don't have to shut out opposing opinions — question them instead.

A day and night with the cadets of the Minuteman Battalion

A day and night with the cadets of the Minuteman Battalion

Jon Decker, Contributor

October 31, 2016

Jon Decker embedded with the UMass Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Minuteman Battalion for a field training exercise.

‘It’s kind of early for this’: October snow upsets students

‘It’s kind of early for this’: October snow upsets students

Bridget Higgins, Contributor

October 28, 2016

“I definitely hate snow in October,” said junior Alyssa Thompson. “It looks like everyone has dandruff and that just makes me sad.”

Question 1: Another slots parlor in Massachusetts?

Question 1: Another slots parlor in Massachusetts?

Wei Cai, Writer

October 27, 2016

Question 1 could allow a second Category 2 slots parlor to be opened.

BREAKING: Two men arrested in Arizona in connection to Southpoint shooting

BREAKING: Two men arrested in Arizona in connection to Southpoint shooting

Stephanie Murray, Editor in Chief

October 26, 2016

Two men, believed to be brothers, were arrested near Flagstaff, Arizona in connection to the Southpoint shooting.

Escape the dead heat: A weekend trip to Montreal

Escape the dead heat: A weekend trip to Montreal

Caeli Chesin, Writer

October 26, 2016

"With midterms nearing, feeling trapped on campus and homesick, I decide I should take a trip to clear my mind."

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