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  1. Tribal representatives win right to bury ancient human remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The University Star

    ... State, pleaded their case March 3 at a Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) meeting in Amherst, Massachusetts. The repatriation review committee will recommend the Secretary of the Interior for Texas State return the ...

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  2. Report: Diversity of New England plant life is threatenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Albany Times Union

    ... mixed northern hardwoods forests whose understory is lush with diverse ferns, shrubs, and flowering herbs, grows in Amherst, Mass. A comprehensive report being released Thursday, March 26, 2015, by the New England Wild Flower Society shows that much ...

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  3. Athletic director search committee experience a positive for UMass quarterback Blake FrohnapfelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | MassLive.com

    ... press conference Tuesday. The former Georgia Tech and Yale administrator has his work cut out for him in Amherst - particularly with regards to football - but Frohnapfel said he inspired instant excitement about tackling those issues head on. ...

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  4. Plants in peril: Climate change report has 22% of our native plant species listed as rare, endangeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Recorder

    ... to affect all these natural systems," said report author and NEWFS Senior Research Ecologist Elizabeth Farnsworth of Amherst, who drew on hundreds of studies of New England plant communities and the field work of more than 700 volunteers. Farnsworth ...

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  5. There Are Teeny Tiny Underpasses for Salamanders in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Boston.com

    Henry Street, a two-lane roadway in North Amherst, looks like other streets in the New England town. But it's not.

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  6. Exhibits: galleries and museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Recorder

    ... Friday, Sunday, noon to 6 p.m.; Thursday, noon to 8 p.m. BURNETT GALLERY at the Jones Library, 43 Amity St., Amherst: "En Plein Air: The Artist's Eye in the Natural World." Rene Theberge, photographs, and Susanne Personette, pastels. Through March ...

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  7. UMass Thursday celebrates opening of 3D printing center at Du Bois Library, largest in New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | MassLive.com

    ... professor has been using it to recreate classical objects buried in Pompeii. "We're thrilled to be a part of UMass Amherst's unique Digital Media Lab that emphasizes technology and project-based learning," said Mark Schulze, UMass graduate and ...

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  8. Triangle Street in Amherst down to 1 lane Thursday for Kendrick Place constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | MassLive.com

    Triangle Street will be down to a single lane Thursday to accommodate a crane needed for the construction of Kendrick Place. Motorists are advised to expect delays and to seek alternative routes if possible during the 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. schedule.

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  9. Amherst-based Reader to Reader takes literacy efforts online with help of Five College studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | MassLive.com

    This file photo shows David S. Mazor, right, executive director of the Amherst-based Reader to Reader program sharing books with students at the Patrick E.Bowe School in Chicopee. The books were donated by authors.

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  10. UMass 'home run fit' for new ADRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Boston Herald

    ... Bamford, 36, was enthusiastic and engaging in his opening remarks, nearly choking up as he described his path to Amherst. The New Hampshire native has been involved in college administration nearly his entire life, as his father was the AD at ...

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  11. New UMass AD meets the pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Recorder

    ... native Ryan Bamford, who was introduced Tuesday as UMass' new athletic director. The 36-year-old Bamford comes to Amherst after spending four years at Georgia Institute of Technology, the last two as the Yellow Jackets' senior associate athletic ...

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  12. Western Mass. natives Ryan Shaw, Ryan Leonard chosen to play in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | MassLive.com

    This summer, Springfield native Ryan Shaw and Amherst native Ryan Leonard will have the opportunity to play in one of the world's most prestigious youth hockey tournaments, one that has previously hosted NHL stars including Steven Stamkos, Jonathan Toews and Boston Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton. With the Boston Junior Bruins program, Shaw and Leonard will travel to Edmonton, Alberta in June to play in the Brick Invitational Hockey Tournament at the Super Novice level.

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  13. Williams stays perfect in men's lacrosse, knocking off undefeated UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... and travel to Tufts next Tuesday to play the top-ranked Jumbos. Then on Saturday, April 4, Williams will host No. 5 Amherst at Farley-Lamb Field. On this Tuesday, Williams trailed early. The Ephs fell behind 2-1 on a goal by Union's Cam Slatton. ...

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  14. New UMass AD Ryan Bamford 'not going to shy away' from challenges facing football programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | MassLive.com

    ... get to put his football knowledge - "big boy football" as a certain former UMass coach once put it - to the test in Amherst. And he certainly has his work cut out for him. "Obviously, with the football piece, I'm not going to shy away from that in ...

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  15. Amherst Together asking for poems about identity, presenting 1-woman performance on notion of raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | MassLive.com

    ... Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning Department at the University of Massachusetts. She will get help from Amherst College in interpreting the data as well. They need about 75 more to answer it from targeted neighborhoods. The survey is ...

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  16. Derrick Gordon: Transfer has 'nothing to do' with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | MassLive.com

    Derrick Gordon, a University of Massachusetts basketball player, announced that he is gay at a media gathering at the Mullins Center on the Amherst campus Wednesday April 9, 2014. Derrick Gordon is leaving the Massachusetts mens basketball program, and he says it has nothing to do with his sexuality.

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  17. Ryan Bamford Named New AD At UMassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CBS Local

    ... Here for Latest myTV38 Online Features Follow @myTV38Find Us On Facebook myTV38 LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact [] AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - The University of Massachusetts has selected a high-ranking athletics administrator at Georgia Tech with New ...

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  18. UMass Amherst hosts conference encouraging minority teenagers to consider career in nursingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | MassLive.com

    File photo-Amherst 10/24/06. Holyoke High School seniors Naomi Addai-Mireku , left, and Nailyn Rodriguez, both of Holyoke, don surgical scrubs in the UMass School of Nursing's Clinical Simulation Laboratory.

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  19. Robert Grant, WWI Air Force Vet, Manager at Brae Burn Country Club, Dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Patch.com

    ... of Northampton High School. Robert also attended and graduated from the Stockbridge School of Agriculture in Amherst. Robert was employed for 24 years as the golf course supervisor and country club general manager at Brae Burn Country Club in West ...

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  20. UMass Amherst Nursing to Explore Social Justice Issues in HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | University of Massachusetts Amherst

    AMHERST, Mass. - The College of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Amherst will explore new frontiers in social justice issues in health care as part of a March 30 symposium titled "Health as a Human Right: A Call to Action."

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