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

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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

2007 Nov. 15

Palmieri, Nancy

UMass student strike: strikers in the Student Union ballroom holding signs supporting a general student strike, 'Solidarity forever,' 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

1985 Oct.

Hubbard, Libby

Handbill posted on podium reading 'Stop Communism / a protest of the Soviet Union / Sponsored by the UMass Republican Club,' UMass Amherst

Amherst (Mass.) - Counter-protests from right-wing students. 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

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: protesters marching from 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

2008 Mar. 12

Palmieri, Nancy

Justice for Jason rally at UMass Amherst: Michael Ekwueme Thelwell speaking at the rally in support of Jason Vassell, outside the Student Union Building

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

1986 Nov.

Rally near Whitmore Hall, UMass Amherst, with banners reading 'CIA out of UMass' and 'Students united will never be defeated'

Amherst (Mass.) - Student protesters gathered in a circle in front of Whitmore Hall (Munson Hall in the 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 photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll... more

Activism of the 1980s 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 marching from 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: 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