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University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Photo of the Week: A stunning, starry sky over the Du Bois library looks almost surreal.

    [📸: @haifengooo on Instagram]

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • #FlashbackFriday: Did you know that UMass Amherst did not have a varsity hockey program from 1979-1993?

    Beginning in the fall of '93, the university reinstated in the program and now, more than 25 years later, UMass Hockey is a top-ranked team!

    Check out this photo of 1993 forward Tom Perry, and vote for this year's defenseman Cale Makar for the Hobey Baker Award here! bit.ly/2CoNp2x

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Tickets for the Mullins Live! show featuring Future, Gunna, and Ty Dolla $ign are on sale now! The show — happening March 2 at 11 a.m. — is open to UMass students only.

    Buying online? Have your UCard ready to go: https://bit.ly/2UlutZZ

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Sam the Minuteman was feeling the ❤️ on campus! Members of the UMass community got a sweet surprise walking by the Campus Center as Sam handed out special UMass cards between classes. Happy Valentine's Day!

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • The job market looks bright for grads from the accelerated UMass Center at Springfield Nursing program — The first 83 alums of the program have seen 100% job placement since graduating.

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • The Mullins Live line-up is here! We're excited to welcome Future, Gunna, and Ty Dolla $ign to Mullins Center on Saturday, March 2. Tickets go on say Friday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m.!

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • The UMass Amherst campus will delay opening today, Feb. 13, 2019, until 10 a.m.

    🚌 Buses are currently operating.
    📚 Library opens at 10 a.m.
    🏋️‍♀️ Rec Center opens at 10 a.m.

    More info: http://umass.edu/closing.

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Make the most of this snow day by heading to Instagram and posting the perfect photo for our winter photo contest, which runs now through Feb. 25! Tag your pics with #UMassWinterPhoto19 and you could win an Amazon gift card. Sorry — students only! Details: bit.ly/2E4E4in.

    [📸: @sweetnlowe93 on Instagram]

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • The UMass Amherst campus will close today, Feb. 12, 2019, at 2:30 p.m. Buses are currently operating, though there may be delays. Employees should depart according to Rotation 3. ❄️ Details: umass.edu/closing.

    Stay safe, everyone!

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • UMass Dining chef & alumnus Anthony Jung helps keep us #1 in campus dining. Overseeing Worcester/Franklin dining commons, Jung's "ability to challenge different norms is a great trait… he cares a lot about the students, the community, and the food.”

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • As climate change progresses, what does the future hold for sea turtles? According to a study by UMass Amherst conservation biologist Lucas Griffin, changing temps could lead to thousands of turtles becoming "cold-stunned" and stranded on the Cape, before making their annual fall migration to the Gulf of Mexico.

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Photo of the week: Spooky twilight vibes by UMass Amherst Libraries.
    [📸: @jadehubertyphotos on Instagram]

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • #FlashbackFriday: Everyone has their own thoughts on the best places to study on campus. Where was your favorite spot?

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • UMass Amherst has again been named one of the nation's "Best Value Colleges" by The Princeton Review! Princeton Review editors called the university “one of the East Coast’s most highly regarded public research universities, with students enjoying the resources of a major university while living in a quintessential college town.”

    Read more: http://bit.ly/2Gdmtap

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Did you miss Understanding the Forces that Drive Us Apart: A Symposium yesterday? Check out quotes, photos, and talking points from the daylong event that addressed difficult topics and answered insightful questions from the UMass community.

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • It was a powerful day at “Understanding the Forces that Drive Us Apart," a symposium on polarization. Students, staff, and faculty heard from prominent speakers Lecia Brooks of Southern Poverty Law Center; Jelani Cobb of Columbia University; and Daniel Ziblatt of Harvard University, and also participated in robust panel discussions and breakout sessions.

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Happening TODAY on campus! Join us to build skills to overcome division at the “Understanding the Forces that Drive Us Apart" symposium. See photos and updates from the event throughout the day on Twitter by following the #UMDignityAndRespect hashtag: twitter.com/umassamherst

    More info about the event: https://bit.ly/2TfTXI5

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Walking for your health just got easier! UMass Amherst researchers have set simple steps-per-minute guidelines for moderate and vigorous intensity so you can easily keep track of your workouts. 👟 http://bit.ly/2BeWPxI

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • UMass Amherst senior Edridge D’Souza is one of 15 undergraduates nationwide to earn the prestigious 2019 Churchill Scholarship! Edridge will travel to the University of Cambridge in England for a year of post-graduate study in genetics. #UMassProud

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Photo of the week: It's super cold, but it's also super pretty. 46 days until spring! ⛄️☀️
    [📸: @spp_umass]

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • #FlashbackFriday: From beanies to the band, UMass Amherst has seen a number of changes over the past half century. Get a glimpse of campus life from days gone by!

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • The Trump administration's military ban for transgender people is only the latest case of government trying to brand LGBTQ people as national stability and security threats, Associate History Professor Julio Capó, Jr. writes. He adds, "No matter what policy the White House puts in place, trans people cannot — and will not — be erased from history."

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • The Student Union has a rich history on UMass Amherst campus — and it's under its first top-to-bottom renovation since 1957. Watch and learn about how the building's makeover will open opportunities for students, and where to find groups and businesses during construction.

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • Google A.I. Engineer / Rapper / alumnus brandon tory shows it's cool to be a genius: The computer engineering major has won the Microsoft and Lenovo Timbaland national song-writing contest while also pursuing his passion for science.

University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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  • UMass Football wide receiver Andy Isabella shone at the Senior Bowl, winning MVP for the North Team after seven catches for 74 yards and a touchdown! #Flagship🚩🏈

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