Gallery view

1968 Feb. 19

Drucker, Jeffrey

John W. Lederle (President, UMass Amherst) responds to questions at open meeting with school administration, Curry Hicks Cage, regarding protests against war in Vietnam

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images of the mass student protests organized by the Ad Hoc Committee On Dow, a "theatrical approach" to protesting the Vietnam War and the use of napalm (see UMass Daily Collegian Feb. 14, 1968).

Jeffrey Drucker Photograph Collection

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: protesters in support of Jason Vassell placing flowers in a chain link fence

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass racial assault (AP)." The series depicts a rally on the UMass campus by students and staff (per attached metadata) "in support of Jason Vassell, a 23-year-old African-American UMass student who supporters say has been excessively charged following a Feb. 3 on-campus fight, in Amherst, Mass. Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Vassell faces a h... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: protesters outside the Student Union Building in support of Jason Vassell

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass racial assault (AP)." The series depicts a rally on the UMass campus by students and staff (per attached metadata) "in support of Jason Vassell, a 23-year-old African-American UMass student who supporters say has been excessively charged following a Feb. 3 on-campus fight, in Amherst, Mass. Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Vassell faces a h... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2007 Nov. 15

Palmieri, Nancy

UMass student strike: strike organizer with a bullhorn, leading the march outside the Student Union building

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass strike." In November 2007, graduate and undergraduate students at UMass Amherst waged a two-day strike that began with a gathering in the Student Union ballroom and culminated in a ninety minute occupation of Whitmore Hall. The strikers demanded a rollback in student fees, greater funding for diversity initiatives, the ouster ... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

1987 Apr.

Hubbard, Libby

Right wing protester at UMass Amherst with placard reading 'Nuke Happy Valley'

Amherst (Mass.) - Banner made of bed sheets and spray paint. 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

2007 Nov. 15

Palmieri, Nancy

UMass student strike: strike organizer with a bullhorn, leading the march outside the Student Union building

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass strike." In November 2007, graduate and undergraduate students at UMass Amherst waged a two-day strike that began with a gathering in the Student Union ballroom and culminated in a ninety minute occupation of Whitmore Hall. The strikers demanded a rollback in student fees, greater funding for diversity initiatives, the ouster ... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: protesters outside the Student Union Building in support of Jason Vassell

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass racial assault (AP)." The series depicts a rally on the UMass campus by students and staff (per attached metadata) "in support of Jason Vassell, a 23-year-old African-American UMass student who supporters say has been excessively charged following a Feb. 3 on-campus fight, in Amherst, Mass. Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Vassell faces a h... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection

1968 Feb. 19

Drucker, Jeffrey

Open meeting with school administration, Curry Hicks Cage, regarding protests against war in Vietnam View of the crowd in the Cage

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images of the mass student protests organized by the Ad Hoc Committee On Dow, a "theatrical approach" to protesting the Vietnam War and the use of napalm (see UMass Daily Collegian Feb. 14, 1968).

Jeffrey Drucker Photograph Collection

1986 Nov.

Unidentified protesters in Munson Hall office, UMass Amherst, one wearing t-shirt 'Nicaragua libre'

Amherst (Mass.) - Protesters milling during the occupation. 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 s... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: protesters rallying by the south side of the Student Union building in support of Jason Vassell

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass racial assault (AP)." The series depicts a rally on the UMass campus by students and staff (per attached metadata) "in support of Jason Vassell, a 23-year-old African-American UMass student who supporters say has been excessively charged following a Feb. 3 on-campus fight, in Amherst, Mass. Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Vassell faces a h... more

Nancy Palmieri Collection