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Boston Globe
A lifetime of connection with SpringsteenNEW YORK — It was the fall of 1974, and I was a 19-year-old sophomore at UMass
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
NEW YORK — It was the fall of 1974, and I was a 19-year-old sophomore at UMass Amherst in jubilant possession of two front-row tickets to a concert in Springfield by a young rock ’n’ roller named Bruce Springsteen. He had captured my imagination... Read more
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Boston Globe
An accident at a farmers market costs $2,800 and causes months of aggravationnot just those who can afford it. Currie, a North Reading native with a degree
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
not just those who can afford it. Currie, a North Reading native with a degree in plant, soil, and insect science from UMass Amherst, wanted to farm on the fringe of the Boston metropolitan area, where he believes the need is greater than in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State to offer public listening sessions on transportation emission reductionstransportation listening sessions will be co-hosted by EEA and MassDOT. The we
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
transportation listening sessions will be co-hosted by EEA and MassDOT. The western Massachusetts session will be held on Monday, November 6, 11AM, at the UMass-Amherst, Student Union – Cape Cod Lounge, 280 Hicks Way, Amherst, MA. Regist... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
STCC holds fair for students looking to transfer to 4 year collegesexplained. “We really want students to know there are opportunities beyond STCC
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
explained. “We really want students to know there are opportunities beyond STCC and beyond this area.” Western New England University, Elms College, Westfield State University, and UMass Amherst, were just some of the colleges at Thursday’... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Vegas Shooting stings those far and close to homelike that, you just never know.” In the aftermath of the shooting, vigils were
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 6 days ago
like that, you just never know.” In the aftermath of the shooting, vigils were held around the states. According to the UMass Amherst 2021 facebook page, a vigil was held Oct. 2 at the campus pond. Steve Sisolak, the Clark County Commission... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
DOJ plans involvement in more higher ed free speech classesand Hampshire College. As Sessions pointed out, debates over free speech often
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
and Hampshire College. As Sessions pointed out, debates over free speech often flare up around controversial speakers. UMass Amherst caught national attention last year when its campus hosted panel called “The Triggering: Has Political... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Gov. Baker awards $7M to support innovative manufacturing projectsAMHERST, Mass. (WWLP) – Governor Charlie Baker was at UMASS Amherst Friday nigh
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
AMHERST, Mass. (WWLP) – Governor Charlie Baker was at UMASS Amherst Friday night to award $7 million in funding for manufacturing projects across the commonwealth. The funding supports critical research and development infrastructure for... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
UMass alum and NSA official speaks on balance between protecting freedom and privacyof Homeland Security, and now serves as the NSA’s first civil liberties and pri
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 12 days ago
of Homeland Security, and now serves as the NSA’s first civil liberties and privacy director. The event was held by the UMass Amherst Alumni Association and the Eleanor Bateman Alumni Scholar in Residence Program, which works to bring UMass... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Panel explores whether America is a fascist statevisiting professor of sociology from Lingnan University in Hong Kong, Peter Bae
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 12 days ago
visiting professor of sociology from Lingnan University in Hong Kong, Peter Baehr, who proposed the initial question. Three UMass Amherst faculty members, Bruce Laurie and Laura Lovett from the history department and Toussaint Losier from... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
UMass wins grant to digitize the ‘war experience’Relations, the grant funds will be matched in kind by the UMass Libraries. “We
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 14 days ago
Relations, the grant funds will be matched in kind by the UMass Libraries. “We are just in the beginning phase, with five UMass Amherst undergraduates starting to scan mainly (at this point) letters, photographs and ephemera from a variety of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Amherst fire department responds to multiple fires at the same timeresponded to four calls at the same time on Thursday September 28. The crews w
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
responded to four calls at the same time on Thursday September 28. The crews were first called to Bowditch Hall at UMass Amherst to find a fire burning inside a large, industrial grade oven in a lab on the first floor. People using the lab... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Keeping the ball rollingthe street, no matter their organizational skills. Keith double majored in spo
Rutland Herald / Posted 19 days ago
the street, no matter their organizational skills. Keith double majored in sports management and finance and operations at UMass-Amherst, where he was also a manager of a basketball team. The latter is still part of Keith’s life; during the winter... Read more
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Lowell Sun
UML picked to finish second in Hockey East pollthird with 83 points, received two first-place votes each. The rest of the leag
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 days ago
third with 83 points, received two first-place votes each. The rest of the league, in predicted order of finish: Boston College (75), Northeastern (72), Vermont (54), UConn (39), New Hampshire (37), Merrimack (29), Maine (19) and UMass Amherst... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Three weeks in, and two UMass fraternities under suspensionto tell what happened as well as show pictures of his injuries. “To anyone who
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 23 days ago
to tell what happened as well as show pictures of his injuries. “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 Herald News
Putting the 'care' in 'caretakers' at Simmons Mill Pondhome with a small farm that Roger’s parents purchased in 1970, when Roger was 2
The Herald News / Posted 24 days ago
home with a small farm that Roger’s parents purchased in 1970, when Roger was 23 years old and studying natural science at UMass Amherst. Sometime later, Roger found himself in the position of supervisor to Gail Lightbown (an outdoor education... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
UMass fraternity investigated after ear-biting incidentPolice are investigating, after an incident in which a teenager’s ear was bitte
WWLP Springfield / Posted 24 days ago
Police are investigating, after an incident in which a teenager’s ear was bitten, as a fraternity party was wrapping-up. UMass Amherst spokesperson Daniel Fitzgibbons provided a statement to 22News, which said that Phi Sigma Kappa is on “interim... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
East Longmeadow grad student dealing with post-hurricane difficulty in Puerto Ricoin good company and be in good spirits.” Mesiti is a 2010 graduate of East Lon
WWLP Springfield / Posted 24 days ago
in good company and be in good spirits.” Mesiti is a 2010 graduate of East Longmeadow High School and a 2014 graduate of UMass, Amherst where he also earned a Master’s Degree. He said many people who live in wood-construction houses were forced... Read more
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Boston Globe
The curious world of Julian Janowitzbliss to be here.” Since the mid-1970s, Janowitz, a psychiatrist by training w
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
bliss to be here.” Since the mid-1970s, Janowitz, a psychiatrist by training who helped found the mental health center at UMass-Amherst, has lived here, on 154 acres in rural Shutesbury. He has gradually shaped this landscape, what he calls “the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sinéad Morrissey wins £10,000 Forward poetry prizeof his immediate family to be able to read or write. He lives in Massachusetts,
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
of his immediate family to be able to read or write. He lives in Massachusetts, where he works as assistant professor at Umass-Amherst while writing his first novel. His debut collection, praised for its “precise, stark” imagery, can be read both... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Irma hits Cuba, putting rain cloud over students’ study abroad plansIPO’s email to the students in the program, the office stated, “Rest assured th
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 25 days ago
IPO’s email to the students in the program, the office stated, “Rest assured that we have informed senior leadership at UMass Amherst of this decision and there will be support for you to continue your semester back at UMass.” They offered... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Q&A with DKMS ambassadorand we currently have about 35 active members. This is our first semester doing
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 28 days ago
and we currently have about 35 active members. This is our first semester doing it. We also have a Facebook page called “UMass Amherst Delete Blood Cancer” and we’re also in the midst of making a website. Our main thing is just making sure people... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Amherst College ranked second best liberal arts collegeand a well-established athletics program. Amherst is also part of the Five Col
WWLP Springfield / Posted 1 months ago
and a well-established athletics program. Amherst is also part of the Five College Consortium where students can take classes at Smith, Mount Holyoke, UMass Amherst, and Hampshire. Annual tuition and fees at Amherst College are just over $5... Read more

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