We have moved to Herter 101!


Union Video Center (UVC), part of Student Engagement, is UMass Amherst's student-run video production center. Our mission is to serve as a training facility for all facets of video production, while providing undergraduate students with a welcoming environment in which to learn.

If you'd like to find out more, feel free to contact us or stop by our office. We're currently located in Herter 101 and we're open Mondays through Fridays 11:00AM to 5:00PM.

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We play into all the classic stereotypes in this one. But it's okay cause we're making fun of frats, a group that is almost universally hated.

***PSA: It was Lacroix :)***

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This has been a long time coming for us. We've always wanted to make a mess with food, but never had an acceptable venue... Then Molly volunteered her apartment, and we made sure that it was a decision she would forever regret.

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It's Oscar season folks, and of course we're all film and comm majors here (good luck finding a job, am i right?), so we're real excited for it. We're so excited, in fact, that we decided to base an entire episode around the film industry.

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Quick little video combining some of UVC's best moments in the 2017-18 school year!

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We're falling in love... again. Join us and maybe you can find love as well.

***PSA: Everyone on Yak Back is single :(***

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In this season premiere of Yak Back!, we focus on the school that birthed us - UMass Amherst. And believe me, we have a lot to say (mostly bad).

***PSA: My computer almost died during the animation bits :(***

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Amherst College's very own Blue Stockings performing three original arrangements!!

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In this holiday featurette, the Yak Back! cast deals with greed, anger, and jealousy. With the help of three Christmas ghosts, the protagonist works to discover the true meaning of Christmas.

Thanks for watching!

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In this "episode", we roast one of our oldest and hardest working members - Joey. Hopefully we didn't go too hard on him.

***PSA: This is Joey's last episode ever :(***

Embedded thumbnail for Brecker Brothers Combo: 5 College Mini Concerts

5 College Mini Concerts are brought to you by WAMH, UVCTV-19, and the Arts at Amherst Initiative.

Embedded thumbnail for UMass Dining Conspiracy - Yak Back!

In this never before seen footage, Brian takes a dive into the dark world of UMass Dining. What he discovers is truly haunting, and should serve as a warning to us all.

***PSA: The lentils tasted really bad :(***