Feature Stories

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Pictures from the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Old Chapel bells
The Old Chapel bells play daily, thanks to a new automated mechanism
On the Rise
Rising Researcher Award Honors Outstanding Undergraduates
Parade Countdown
Watch the Minuteman Marching Band in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Community Journalism
A project bringing hope for the future to Springfield
ben cherington
Ben Cherington ’97G builds World Series championship team
Encyclopedia of Life
Natural history collections draw from the past to prepare for the future
Fascinated by East German Cinema
DEFA film library celebrates 20 years of scholarship
elizabeth vierling
Pioneering biochemist investigates relationship between plant biology and human health
A Tree Grows in Springfield
Students research trees planted after tornado damage
umass band
A salute to 150 years of excellence
Ben Cherington ’97G, Boston Red Sox (center) flanked by Chris Antonetti ’98G, Cleveland Indians (left), and Neal Huntington ’92G Pittsburgh Pirates (right)
Ben Cherington ’97G guides Red Sox to World Series in second year as GM