CASE ASAP, what a weekend!

  Earlier this month, ten of our members had the opportunity to attend the CASE ASAP District 1 regional conference at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. For those who don’t know, CASE ASAP conferences are held biannually at both the regional and national level. The conferences are intended for student advancement and for uniting student alumni associations…

Welcome back (one last time seniors!)

Welcome back, SAA, and welcome to the team, new members! Congrats everyone, we have made it halfway through the school year! With the homecoming parade, the goal-surpassed turnout at the multi-color mile, a successful bears that care fund-raising campaign, and of course our delightful and delicious (donuts!) retreat at Austin Brothers’ family farm, SAA sure…

UMass Rising Gala

  Last month, our cabinet and executive board members had the opportunity to attend the Umass Rising Gala at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. The gala was a celebration to give thanks and to commemorate the outstanding success of the UMass rising campaign that ended up bringing in over 300 million for our…

Rainy With a Splash of Color

This past weekend, SAA hosted their annual campus mile run with an exciting new twist that led to an amazing turnout! This year, instead of doing our usual Nearly Naked Mile, our members worked VERY hard to create something that has never been done before on the UMass campus, the Multicolor Mile! Our original goal…

SAA and homecoming! Is it already past that time of year??!

It has been one week since the UMass annual homecoming weekend (can you believe it’s already October?!) when UMass students, families, alumni, and faculty came together to celebrate our shared love of maroon! Our SAA members were heavily involved in the action by marching in the homecoming parade, working the football game, and enjoying the…

SAA, HOTlanta Edition: CASE ASAP National Conference 2016

Five of our SAA members and adviser Lindsay had a blast at the CASE ASAP National Conference in Atlanta this August, hosted by Georgia State University and Appalachian State University. We enjoyed networking with students from across the country and trying some local flavors (chicken and waffles, anyone?). The theme this year was “Share an…