What sets Kanye West apart from other artists?
Kanye West sets trends and experiments with hip hop art form
Kanye West, hip hop art form
While only one of downtown Amherst's coffee shops, Amherst Coffee offers a little more than just your basic cup.
Amherst Coffee: hidden in plain sight
What will the 2015 season look like for the UMass Minutemen?
Hockey arrives back at Mullins
Dan Robinson '14, works with Amped for Education, which connects volunteers with local projects in Nicaragua.
UMass alum takes a leap to volunteer in Nicaragua
Abroad with a non-profit in Nicaragua
- http://www.amherstwire.com/ceo-lisa-stone-talks-entrepreneurial-journalism-with-an-aspiring-student/ CEO Lisa Stone talks entrepreneurship with a journalism student
Pets may not be allowed inside the Student Union Ballroom, but that did not stop the Paws Program from returning to campus for midterms
Puppy power: UMass Paws Program connects stressed students with therapy dogs
UMass Paws Program
Friday October 10 kicked off the beginning of the 2014/15 season for the Massachusetts Minutemen. Despite a considerable number of students heading out because of Columbus Day weekend, 4,288 fans piled into the Mullins Center for what they hoped to be a promising season.READ MORE
“The new women’s newsstand will be built by for and with consumers, as opposed to just aimed at them,” says BlogHer founder Lisa Stone. In this story she offers advice for student entrepreneurs.READ MORE
In an article in the New York Times called “Wrought in Rhimes’s Image,” Alessandra Stanley commends screenwriter, director and producer Shonda Rhimes on creating characters of color that transcend stereotypes of black women in entertainment.
What Stanley miscalculates along with the rest of America is how an article meant to praise black actresses like Kerry Washington, instead promote the use of stereotypes to define the characters black women play in entertainment.READ MORE
What sounds better: the “Paycheck Fairness Act,” or the “Ensuring Fairness Pay Act?” If they appear the same, that’s because they effectively are. While their content and names are nearly identical, opposing parties support them – and so we welcome you to American politics.READ MORE