UMass Amherst Lowers COVID-Risk Level From 'High' To 'Elevated'Starting on Monday, in-person classes can resume for students complying with their twice-weekly COVID testing requirement.
'Stark Reminder': Amherst Issues Curfew After UMass Students Blamed For Spike In COVID CasesUMass Amherst started its spring semester a week ago and already there are hundreds of new cases that is now impacting the entire town.
COVID Risk At UMass Amherst Raised To 'High' After Spike In CasesThe designation will remain in place for at least 14 days.
UMass Amherst Restricts All Student Gatherings After Increase In COVID CasesThere were 239 new cases of coronavirus reported in a few days at UMass Amherst.
UMass Amherst To Bring More Students Back For Spring SemesterThe University of Massachusetts Amherst plans to bring more students back to campus for the spring semester in conjunction with a more robust coronavirus testing program.
Amherst Police Want Your Help Naming Their New Comfort DogA male chocolate labrador was donated to the police department and the four finalists for a name are Winston, Otis, Milo and Ollie.
UMass Amherst Hires Lawyer To Investigate Allegations Against Alex MorseThe University of Massachusetts Amherst launched an independent review into claims against Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse.
Hampshire College Offers International Students 'Sanctuary' From New ICE RulesPresident Donald Trump's administration moved to expel foreign students if their school is only offering online courses.
UMass Amherst Will Allow Students To Live On Campus For Fall SemesterWhile most students at UMass Amherst will take classes remotely in the fall, they will have the choice to live on campus.
UMass Amherst Astronomers Find 'Monster' GalaxyA group of astronomers say they have discovered traces of a huge galaxy of a kind previously thought to be "mythical."
Amherst Store Keeps Nostalgia Alive In Age Of Social MediaIn downtown Amherst, a new shop with an old feel just opened its doors. And it all started on a former student’s Instagram feed.
88-Year-Old Woman Hit, Killed By School Bus In AmherstPolice said 88-year-old Eva Fenner was struck at Crocker Farm Elementary School in Amherst on Wednesday afternoon.
RISE In Amherst Will Soon Offer Recreational MarijuanaAnother marijuana retailer will soon be offering recreational marijuana in Massachusetts.