Amherst College Closes In On New Mascot: A Hamster?Hamsters was among the most popular nicknames submitted to a committee put together to come up with a new athletic mascot for the Massachusetts school.
Veterans Protest At College That Stopped Flying US FlagsVeterans protested Sunday at Hampshire College in Amherst after the school decided to lower, then not to fly the American flag following the presidential election.
Hampshire College In Amherst Stops Flying All FlagsThe school has stopped flying all flags on campus after an American flag was burned following the presidential election.
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UMass Amherst Police: Man Posing As Uber Driver Assaulted Female StudentPolice said a man posing as an Uber driver was arrested after allegedly assaulting a UMass Amherst student over the weekend.
Police: 3 Men Charged In UMass-Amherst Dormitory BurglaryTwo students and a third man have been charged with breaking into a University of Massachusetts Amherst dorm room over the weekend.
UMass Student Found Dead On Amherst CampusThe University of Massachusetts Amherst said a student from Newton was found dead in his room on campus Wednesday.
Amherst Police: Pit Bull Attacks Officer Conducting Security CheckAn Amherst police officer conducting a security check was knocked to the ground and bitten by an unleashed pit bull.
I-Team: NH Woman To Ride In Fourth Of July Parade After Heart TransplantThe I-Team discovered that New England transplant patients wait longer than almost anyone in the country for organs.
Teenager Survives Bear Attack In Western Mass.A 17-year-old had a frightening encounter with a bear over the weekend.
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UMass Announces Plan To Head Off Blarney Blowout RowdinessMore than 50 people were arrested at last year's Blarney Blowout, a series of parties on and off campus. Less than half were UMass students.