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Video: ‘Free Keys’ Puts Pianos in Public Places for All to Enjoy


First-year student Trinity Monteiro sits patiently as her friend wraps her head in a front doughnut wrap.
This story and photos by Brian Choquet originally appeared in Amherst Wire. At 10 years old, University of Massachusetts Amherst junior Stephnie Igharosa was a self-proclaimed tomboy when she reluctantly let her mother wrap her head in a traditional Nigerian gele. As her mom wrapped and...
University Health Services
University Health Services is offering a new series of walk-in clinics to administer the meningitis B vaccine. Dr. George Corey announced the clinics Feb. 15 in a broadcast email to the campus community: Thank you to all the students who have received vaccinations so far during the clinics we...
Hate Has No Home
The Hate Has No Home at UMass campaign launched last fall has garnered a bronze award for best practices in communications and marketing from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District I. The award recognizes University Relations staff, under the direction of Vice...
Old Chapel
The university is seeking applications and nominations of students, staff and faculty to serve as campus climate ambassadors who will help lead conversations about steps the institution can take to improve its overall campus climate through the attitudes, perceptions and standards of the UMass Amherst community.