Amherst Wire

UMass entrepreneurs to compete in annual Innovation Challenge

UMass entrepreneurs to compete in annual Innovation Challenge

Elizabeth Donoghue, Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase, Student Life

Got a business idea? Pitch it during Isenberg's annual entrepreneurship competition.

TASC welcomes a new legacy

TASC welcomes a new legacy

Shannon Macalingay, Contributor

October 16, 2018


Filed under Campus, Features, In-Depth, Lifestyle, Showcase, Student Life

TASC's current members can barely remember what that acronym stands for. But there's beauty in that.

Turn your fall semester from a 2007 Britney to a raging success

Turn your fall semester from a 2007 Britney to a raging success

Darian Barlow, Contributor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Campus, Food/Health, Lifestyle, Multimedia, Opinion, Student Life, Voices

Avoid a Britney-level meltdown with these tips from a fellow college student on how to be your best self this semester.

UMass student turns carbonated passion into club

UMass student turns carbonated passion into club

Matt Berg, Contributor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Campus, Food/Health, Showcase, Student Life

Allie McKean is recruiting students to join her LaCroix army, and even searching for a sponsorship from the company.

Five tips for new students

Five tips for new students

Faith Cardoza, Contributor

October 6, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase, Student Life, Top Five

If you follow these tips, you’ll be far more prepared than the average new student.

Catcalling: Not a compliment

Catcalling: Not a compliment

Emma Sammuli, Contributor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized, Voices

A walk or a jog down the street can invite endless catcalls and unwanted attention. Despite popular opinion, ignoring it is not the answer.

Students mourn the FAC’s black squirrel

Students mourn the FAC’s black squirrel

Liam O'Connor, Entertainment Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase, Student Life

Sadly, an unusually high population of squirrels means a disturbing amount of roadkill.

Students of color unwind after racist incidents at UMass

Students of color unwind after racist incidents at UMass

Brian Choquet, Photo Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Showcase, Student Life

The jovial environment was a far cry from the anger and sadness that many students of color have expressed in the past week.

What it’s like to live in one of the converted common rooms at UMass

What it’s like to live in one of the converted common rooms at UMass

Abigail DesVergnes, Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Student Life

To accommodate the Class of 2022, the university assigned students to common rooms converted into quads.

Add flair to your fall wardrobe

Add flair to your fall wardrobe

Matthew Hachisu, Contributor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Fashion, Lifestyle, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Trade in your traditional college hoodie for something more fashionable.

Student artist profile: mikefellow

Student artist profile: mikefellow

Astghik Dion, Contributor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Multimedia, Music, Profiles, Showcase, Student Life

"...A lot of my music is trying to work things out when I write them, and then recording them is getting it off my chest."

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