Emily Dickinson Photo

Jane Wald, Executive Director of the Emily Dickinson Museum in Amherst discusses the excitement surrounding  the discovery of an 1859 daguerreotype, believed to be the only second known photo of the poet Emily Dickinson. Emily Dickinson Museum      ...

Amherst Ballet

Amherst Ballet is celebrating it’s 40th anniversary with a series of special events. We’ll hear more about the celebration from acting Executive Director, Sueann Townsend, who also reflects on the school’s history and shares her passion for the art of ballet. Amherst...

Cynthia Lowen, Producer “Bully”

Cynthia Lowen, producer of the new film “Bully”, joins us. The documentary follows multiple students who are bullied in school. Due to some of the language in the film it received an R rating, but before it premiered the rating was changed to PG-13. Lowen...

Films by Huey

“Huey” — producer of the documentary “In Good Time: The Piano Jazz of Marion Mcpartland” will discuss his film about the jazz legend in advance of a showing and discussion at Amherst Cinema on the evening of Monday March 26. “In...

Umass Dining: Community Spirit

In our ongoing Community Spirit showcase, Chef Simon Stevenson interviews Garett DiStefano (Director of Residential Dining Services) and Van Sullivan (Assistant Retail Dining Manager) of UMass Amherst Dining Services to talk about how the Amherst campus opened up...

Umass Football Program

UMass/Amherst Athletic Director John McCutcheon discusses decision to upgrade UMass football program. The University of Massachusetts football program will be moving up from the Football Championship Subdivision (the FCS – formerly Division 1-AA) to the Football Bowl...

The State We’re In: Ellen Story

Our guest is State Representative Ellen Story – Democrat of Amherst and the 3rd Hampshire District. With the House ready to vote on its version of the 2012 budget next week, we’ll preview that debate. We’ll also get the veteran representatives take on cuts proposed in...