Manisha Sinha says she was surprised to discover the precursor to Garrison’s “Covenant with Death” was a sermon delivered by a Hartford, Connecticut, minister.
Things returned to normal at UMass Amherst Thursday tonight, just a couple of hours after a school-wide “shelter in place” order was sent out by campus police. The lockdown followed what police describe as an armed confrontation at a residence hall.
When you see people with their heads buried in their phones, possibly playing a game like Bejeweled Blitz, don’t judge them too harshly. New research finds the visual search and matching app may have potential as a brain training tool.
The changes follow months of turmoil, as student leaders clashed with non-students over programming changes, the removal of a faculty advisor and misconduct allegations against a jazz host.
Some say the images are legacies of racism. The call for new symbolism is among a list of demands, part of a nationwide protest for better conditions for students.
UMass psychologist Rebecca Spencer says a new study goes against expectations when it comes to sleep and decision-making.