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…

#iLoveUMassAmherst Day is Coming Up!

University of Massachusetts is a public university that owes so very much to its alumni! Take the opportunity Wednesday, February 17 to write a personalized postcard to thank an alum for everything they have contributed to the school you love! UMass Rising cited that “38,431 alumni gave nearly $32 million to UMass Amherst students, programs,…

Running Bare Because We Care: Nearly Naked Mile Recap

This past Friday, Homecoming weekend kicked off with the annual Nearly Naked Mile! Alumni, current students, and members of various RSO’s came together to run, for fun, to combat homelessness. In total, there were around 300 participants and about 5 large boxes of clothing collected for the Amherst Survival Center. The event was certainly a…