UMass Amherst has been recognized as one of the top 30 campuses in the country for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students by Campus Pride, a national LGBTQ youth support and advocacy organization.
The new Mount Ida Campus of UMass Amherst is off to a strong start, as the university welcomed veterinary technology students to their residence hall on Sept. 1.
Meanwhile, a range of UMass Amherst officials are working with Boston-area businesses and industry to develop plans on how to connect...
Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy welcomes new and returning members of the campus community to the fall 2018 semester with newsworthy campus updates, including the new campaign to build a Community of Dignity and Respect.
The spectacular $101 million Physical Science Building highlights the list of major construction projects that have significantly advanced or been completed since the end of the spring semester – and have altered the look of campus. In addition, the former campus horse barn is reborn just north of the main campus, where it draws attention to the student farmers who are processing this year’s vegetable crop, and the expanding Isenberg School of Management is showing off its dramatic cascading façade.
The Center for Counseling and Psychological Health (CCPH) is having an open house 3-6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12 to celebrate their new home in Middlesex Hall, located on campus at 111 County Circle.
CCPH has consolidated its services under one roof at Middlesex after previously being located in...
ValleyBike Share, the new automated bike sharing program serving five municipalities in the Pioneer Valley, is now in service on campus with approximately 50 pedal-assisted bikes across five stations. ValleyBike Share promotes short trips by bicycle within core communities where there are clusters of large employers, colleges, shopping and tourist destinations.
The 380-members of the Minuteman Marching Band—wearing their new uniforms for the first time in Massachusetts—will perform at halftime of the New England Patriots 2018 home-opener on Sunday, Sept. 9 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro. The band debuted the uniforms Jan 1. at the Rose Parade in Pasadena, California, before 700,000 spectators and 44 million television viewers worldwide.