Tag: University of Massachusetts Amherst

After Rape Accusations, Fraternities Face Protests and Growing Anger

Fraternity officials say that they understand the depth of the students’ anger about sexual assault, but that protesters are not seeing the whole picture. “We have our challenges no doubt, just like the governors of states, just like people who are in media, just like pro athletes, just like entertainment,” said Judson Horras, president and […]

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UMass Amherst Hires Cybersecurity Firm to Investigate Racist Emails

The University of Massachusetts Amherst has enlisted a cybersecurity firm to help investigate the source of racist emails that were sent to Black student organizations, its chancellor told students this week. The university’s chancellor, Kumble R. Subbaswamy, said in a note to students that the anonymous emails were “contemptible and cowardly” and that they were […]

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