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1987 Apr.

Unidentified woman talking with a man as crowd looks on, probably at student takeover of forum at UMass Amherst

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll, Byrne Guarnotta, or Libby Hubbard, though not specified which.

Activism of the 1980s Collection

1987 Apr.

Protesters in front of Student Union at UMass Amherst holding a banner reading 'Rafael Eduardo Garcia student assassinated April 14, 1987 in El Salvador. Stop CIA death squad crimes'

Amherst (Mass.) - Array of grave markers along the east side of the Pond. From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll, Byrne Guarnotta, or Libby Hubbard, though... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection

1986 Nov.

Hubbard, Libby

Protester holding a sign reading 'Ban the CIA not protesters': in front of Whitmore Building, UMass Amherst

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll, Byrne Guarnotta, or Libby Hubbard.

Activism of the 1980s Collection

1987 Apr.

Older man carrying placard reading 'Not a penny to the Contra cutthroats,' standing by UMass Amherst Pond and markers for victims of Contra violence

Amherst (Mass.) - Man protesting US intervention in Central America talking with student protesters by the side of the Campus Pond; Fine Arts Center in background. From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection

1970 Feb. 24

Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978

Lecture on U.S. foreign policy

Amherst (Mass.) - Humphrey attempting to speak on US foreign policy at Cape Cod Lounge, UMass Amherst Student Union. Beginning with questions from teh audience, Humphrey discusses student demonstrations, social unrest, Chicago Seven trial, civil liberties and civil rights, the courts.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1969 May 14

Taylor, Harold, 1914-1993

The student revolution

Amherst (Mass.) - Lecture on student movement in Europe and United States and relation to universities, American society, and older regimes unresponsive to realities of younger American lives. Keynote address at spring meeting of American Association of University Professors held at UMass Amherst; introduction by Mankin.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1968 May 6

Buckley, William F. (William Frank), Jr., 1925-2008

The responsibilities of the American student

Amherst (Mass.) - Five College Lecture Hall broadcast of talk from UMass Amherst. Discussion of student unrest and student organization, American democracy.

WFCR Radio Broadcast Collection

1987 Apr.

Grave markers placed on lawn by UMass Amherst Pond commemorating victims of Contra violence in Nicaragua

Amherst (Mass.) - Array of grave markers along the east side of the Pond. From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll, Byrne Guarnotta, or Libby Hubbard, though... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection