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WWLP Springfield
$20M allocated for developing state’s energy storage marketawarded $20 million to develop the state’s energy storage market. The money wil
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
awarded $20 million to develop the state’s energy storage market. The money will help fund 26 projects, including one at UMass Amherst, which received more than $1 million. Here’s how it would work: Energy would be stored during off-peak periods... Read more
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Boston Globe
351 cities and towns. 351 notes. One ukulele love song to Massachusettsthis past summer, the Stowe native traveled around Massachusetts with his girlf
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
this past summer, the Stowe native traveled around Massachusetts with his girlfriend, Emmalie Keenan, 22, a senior at UMass Amherst. On each day of a weekend, they could visit 20 to 30 towns and cities in every corridor of the Commonwealth,... Read more
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Boston Globe
96-old Navy veteran of Pearl Harbor attack to receive honorary degree from UMass Amherstof Massachusetts Amherst in recognition of his service. Leonard Gardner, 96, o
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
of Massachusetts Amherst in recognition of his service. Leonard Gardner, 96, of Amherst, will receive the degree from UMass Amherst Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy in a ceremony at the university’s Old Chapel Thursday. The ceremony will take... Read more
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Boston Herald
Steven Bucciaglia, St. John’s Shrewsbury hold off North Attleboro in Division 3 Super Bowl shootoutquarterbacks. St. John’s’ Steven Bucciaglia finished 17-of-22 for 224 yards and
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
quarterbacks. St. John’s’ Steven Bucciaglia finished 17-of-22 for 224 yards and three touchdowns, while his NA counterpart, UMass-Amherst commit Chad Peterson, finished 23-of-30 for 218 yards and two scores. “We knew they were gonna score points,”... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Meningitis vaccinations available at CVS pharmacies following UMass outbreak– CVS pharmacies across western Massachusetts have stocked up on the meningitis
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
– CVS pharmacies across western Massachusetts have stocked up on the meningitis vaccine in response to the outbreak at UMass Amherst. There have been two confirmed cases of Meningitis B on UMass Amherst’s campus. According to a release sent to... Read more
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The Herald News
Americorps member inspired by local communitywith his family in the French Army. His mom, a nurse, was born in Fall River to
The Herald News / Posted 9 days ago
with his family in the French Army. His mom, a nurse, was born in Fall River to Azorean immigrants. He graduated from UMass Amherst with a major in journalism, and has written an anti-bullying book for children, “Quentin the Quokka,” that has... Read more
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FOX News
UMass Amherst declares meningitis outbreak after 2 confirmed cases A Massachusetts university has declared a meningitis outbreak after two stude
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
A Massachusetts university has declared a meningitis outbreak after two students tested positive for the bacterial illness. The University Massachusetts Amherst said Tuesday that the... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Subbaswamy: he’s just like usthe warm reception I received during my recent campus visit, I am eager to move
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 10 days ago
the warm reception I received during my recent campus visit, I am eager to move forward on this new journey. In many ways, UMass Amherst already feels like home.” In the end, I truly do believe our university is led by a charismatic, incredibly... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
UMass holding large-scale Meningitis vaccination for studentsits students from Meningitis. Meningitis is an uncommon bacterial infection, an
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
its students from Meningitis. Meningitis is an uncommon bacterial infection, and if its not treated, it can kill you. UMass Amherst declared a Meningitis outbreak on campus this week, after two students tested positive for it in October and... Read more
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Lowell Sun
UMass Amherst declares meningitis outbreakThis outreach effort includes a letter that was sent to students before the Tha
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
This outreach effort includes a letter that was sent to students before the Thanksgiving break, Gillette added. The first UMass Amherst student was diagnosed Oct. 24 and another student was diagnosed Nov. 12. The infected students were not in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Large-scale vaccination clinics to be held at UMass due to Meningitis outbreakAMHERST, Mass. (WWLP) – Large-scale vaccination clinics are scheduled to be hel
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
AMHERST, Mass. (WWLP) – Large-scale vaccination clinics are scheduled to be held at UMass Amherst following a meningitis outbreak on campus. According to University Health Services Executive Director George Corey, the disease has reached “outbreak... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Third annual Tower Run draws sweat and smilesevent’s entry fee of $10 included a free t-shirt along with the run, and all pr
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 13 days ago
event’s entry fee of $10 included a free t-shirt along with the run, and all proceeds from the run go toward the UMass Amherst Libraries’ Facilities Fund. According to the event’s website, the fund is for “enabling the Libraries to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Number of foreign students coming to US colleges dropsyear before. The next-most-popular Massachusetts schools among foreign students
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
year before. The next-most-popular Massachusetts schools among foreign students are Boston University, Harvard, MIT, and UMass Amherst. The students come mostly from China, India, South Korea, Canada, and Saudi Arabia. Foreign students make up... Read more
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The Herald News
Meningitis vaccines continue at UMass Amhest, in wake of two students being hospitalizedUniversity Health Services by the end of the day Wednesday. Rumors of a third
The Herald News / Posted 23 days ago
University Health Services by the end of the day Wednesday. Rumors of a third case of meningococcal disease swirled around UMass Amherst on Thursday, which the university dispelled in a campus-wide email. "There is no third case of meningitis. If... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Menincogoccal vaccinations continue at UMassUniversity Health Services by the end of the day Wednesday. Rumors of a third
WWLP Springfield / Posted 24 days ago
University Health Services by the end of the day Wednesday. Rumors of a third case of meningococcal disease swirled around UMass Amherst on Thursday, which the university dispelled in a campus-wide email. “There is no third case of meningitis. If... Read more
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Lowell Sun
100 students get meningococcal vaccine at UMass Amherst By Stephanie Murray State House News Service AMHERST -- Two University of Mas
Lowell Sun / Posted 24 days ago
By Stephanie Murray State House News Service AMHERST -- Two University of Massachusetts Amherst students hospitalized to treat a potentially deadly meningococcal disease have a strain of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
UMass Amherst student diagnosed with meningitisthe second case,” University Health Services Executive Director George Corey sa
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
the second case,” University Health Services Executive Director George Corey said at a press conference Tuesday afternoon. UMass Amherst is the state’s largest public university and more than three-quarters of its 21,000 undergraduate students are... Read more
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Boston Globe
Why dozens of Massachusetts scientists signed the ‘Warning to Humanity’ letterThirty-eight scholars from University of Massachusetts schools signed — 30 from
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
Thirty-eight scholars from University of Massachusetts schools signed — 30 from UMass Amherst, five from UMass Boston, and three who did not specify which UMass campus they were affiliated with. In Cambridge, 23 scholars from Harvard University... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Healey holding town hall meeting in AmherstAMHERST, Mass. (WWLP) – Attorney General Maura Healey will be holding a Town Ha
WWLP Springfield / Posted 27 days ago
AMHERST, Mass. (WWLP) – Attorney General Maura Healey will be holding a Town Hall meeting Monday evening at UMass Amherst. The meeting is free and open to the public at 7:00 P.M. at the Student Union Ballroom. A Healey news release sent to 22News... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Phi Sigma Kappa’s suspension liftedand three days after the incident, he posted to Facebook about it. “To anyone
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 27 days ago
and three days after the incident, he posted to Facebook about it. “To anyone who ask[ed] what happen[ed], three men from UMass Amherst jumped my sister…after knocking two of those three men out their friend tackled me when I wasn’t looking and... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Orchestra upset by conductor turnoverand “correct me in front of everyone else.” Two students in the orchestra at t
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
and “correct me in front of everyone else.” Two students in the orchestra at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst cited similar experiences under Keith Brown’s leadership to those expressed by Brown students. Keith Brown was at... Read more

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