151 results found for: subject:"Student movements--Massachusetts--Amherst--Photographs"

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1986 Nov.

Student occupation of Munson Hall, UMass Amherst, with banner reading 'Covert Inhuman Atrocities'

Amherst (Mass.) - Students gathered on the front steps of Munson Hall, one in face 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... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection

2007 Nov. 15

Palmieri, Nancy

UMass student strike: strikers in the Student Union ballroom holding signs supporting a general student strike and a paper machie puppet

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 carrying signs reading 'End hate crimes'

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 past Machmer Hall

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: Tracey Kelley speaking at 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

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: buttons and fliers 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: strikers marching in to occupy Whitmore Hall

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: UMass professor Amilcar Shabazz addressing protesters 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

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: Tracy Kelley, right, of the Committee for Justice for Jason Vassell, hands out flowers to students and staff marching in support of 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: strikers marching in to occupy Whitmore Hall

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