2018 Dec. 13
Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with former UMass Amherst student, Cheryl Evans, about her experiences on campus as student from 1964-1968, as a UMass assistant area coordinator of Orchard Hill in 1969, and her life as a teacher, academic, and activist, especially in relation to African American communities. Evans came to UMass from Medford, Mass., recalls being one of six people of color on campus... more
Lovell, J. L. (John Lyman), 1825-1903
Amherst (Mass.) - View down the center of the greenhouse attached to the Insectary and Entomology Building, later known as the Old Math Building.
Amherst (Mass.) - View of a young woman working inside the Entomology Building (built 1895), which became the Mathematics Building after construction of Fernald Hall (1909-1910).
2018 Dec. 19
Amherst (Mass.) - 50-year-old Roeun Chea is an art and math intervention teacher at Springfield Public School. Born in Cambodia, he was forced into a concentration camp under the reign of the Khmer Rouge, where he remained for three years. After spending another three years in a refugee camp, he resettled with a foster family in Western Massachusetts. Though excited and grateful for the new opportunities presented to h... more