UMass Amherst To Furlough Hundreds Of Workers Due To $168 Million Budget DeficitUMass Amherst announced Thursday they plan to furlough hundreds of employees this fall due to massive budget losses.
Zoom Outage Disrupts First Day Of Classes For UMass Amherst StudentsUMass Amherst students started off day one of the fall semester a few hours later than they expected because of a Zoom outage.
Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse Denies Allegations Of Inappropriate Conduct With College StudentsHolyoke Mayor Alex Morse denied using his position of power inappropriately after being accused of inappropriate conduct with college students.
After Reviewing College Reopening Plans, Some Students Are Considering Gap YearsCollege students across the country are scrambling to figure out whether they should change their plans to live at school or stay at home.
UMass Amherst Students Learning Remotely Not Allowed Back On Campus This FallUMass Amherst has reversed course and will no longer allow on-campus housing for students who are taking classes remotely this fall, due to coronavirus concerns.
UMass Amherst RAs Slam 'Suicidal' Reopening Plan, May Refuse To WorkResident assistants are demanding a safer campus reopening plan from UMass Amherst.
UMass Amherst Drops SAT, ACT Requirement For First-Year Applicants Until 2023UMass Amherst is joining the growing number of colleges making standardized testing optional - at least temporarily.
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.
Virtual Ceremony Is Bittersweet For UMass Amherst GraduatesA bit of pomp and circumstance and a whole lot of social distance. The UMass Amherst Class of 2020 attended a virtual graduation celebration Friday.
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.
UMass Amherst Has The Best Campus Food, According To Princeton ReviewThe University of Massachusetts is the place to go if you're an undergraduate gourmand.
Researchers Say Young Children Who Watch More TV Get Less SleepNow, researchers at UMass Amherst have found that preschoolers who watch TV sleep less than those who don't.
Gov. Baker Tapped As UMass-Amherst Commencement SpeakerGov. Charlie Baker will deliver the keynote commencement speech next month at the University of Massachusetts' flagship campus in Amherst.
Sean Spicer Draws Big Crowds, Some Protests At UMass AmherstHe said exaggerating the turnout for President Donald Trump's inauguration was not his "finest day."