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Zulay HollandCMASS staffer interning at Bronx Museum


UMass Amherst student and CMASS staff member Zulay Holland is interning at the Bronx Museum of the Arts this summer, as part of a program offered by the Arts & Business Council of New York, a non-profit division of Americans for the Arts. Read more...


Diversity Career Fair 2015

By Nicole Dotzenrod
Posted 3/15/2015

On Tuesday, February 24, students from the Five Colleges clad in business-professional attire gathered in the Student Union Ballroom at the University of Massachusetts for the Diversity Career Fair, an opportunity for underrepresented students to explore internship and career opportunities. Read more...


Community Building Day: What is Love?

By: Nicole Dotzenrod
Posted 3/10/2015

On Friday February 27th, CMASS hosted a Community Building Day on the topic, “What is Love?” facilitated by Krysten Lobisch, CMASS’s Graduate Assistant for Student Development, and Chona Lauyan, Assistant Director of CMASS. Read more...


Black (im)Possibility: Ferguson and the Persistent Indictment of American Society

By Nicole Dotzenrod
Posted: 2/20/2015

Christopher Tinson, Ph.D, spoke in the Commonweath Honors College on Wednesday about Ferguson’s relevance to the contemporary struggle of social justice and what it means for the state of people of African descent. Read more...