The gift from a married couple will be used to enhance Judaic studies.
Men and black residents are more likely to have gambling problems.
Three UMass Amherst students had to be rescued from a New Hampshire mountain early Wednesday morning after one of them came down with hypothermia.
More 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.
UMass officials previously said Iranian students would not be admitted to some programs in engineering and natural sciences.
Effective Feb. 1, the university will not admit students from Iran to certain programs in engineering and natural sciences.
From noon Sunday until noon Monday, students will only be allowed in dormitories in which they live.
A falcon that nested atop the University of Massachusetts-Amherst library and was featured on a popular campus webcam has died at 14 years old.
The campus bookstore will be replaced by a virtual bookstore.
A scoreboard collapsed at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst football game, but no one was injured.