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Art Review: Mushrooms, Magma and Love in a Time of Science

Art Review: Mushrooms, Magma and Love in a Time of Science

“Colossal Octopus,” 1828–1840, by Orra White Hitchcock, one of America’s first female scientific illustrators, on view at the American Folk Art Museum.
Art Review: Mushrooms, Magma and Love in a Time of Science

Art Review: Mushrooms, Magma and Love in a Time of Science

“Colossal Octopus,” 1828–1840, by Orra White Hitchcock, one of America’s first female scientific illustrators, on view at the American Folk Art Museum.
A Small New England College Struggles to Survive

A Small New England College Struggles to Survive

In 2013, a student’s senior project at Hampshire was to live in a 130-square-foot “tiny” house and write about her experience.
‘ZooMass’ No More, UMass Crashes the Men’s Frozen Four

‘ZooMass’ No More, UMass Crashes the Men’s Frozen Four

UMass defenseman Cale Makar is tied for third in the country in scoring with 16 goals and 32 assists.
Amid Charged Atmosphere at Amherst, Jeff Sessions Calls for Country to Move on From Mueller Report

Amid Charged Atmosphere at Amherst, Jeff Sessions Calls for Country to Move on From Mueller Report

Jeff Sessions in October 2018. In a speech on Wednesday night at Amherst College, Mr. Sessions said that lawmakers should “accept the results” of Robert S. Mueller III’s inquiry and “get on with the

Student Journalist Uncovers High School’s Use of Prison Labor

Spencer Cliche, a high school senior in Massachusetts, conducted a monthlong investigation into his school’s use of prison labor to reupholster auditorium seats.

Student Journalist Uncovers High School’s Use of Prison Labor

Spencer Cliche, a high school senior in Massachusetts, conducted a monthlong investigation into his school’s use of prison labor to reupholster auditorium seats.