Shailaija Campbell-Parker is a checker at Valentine Dining Hall who often works late-night shifts. In this Staff Spotlight, Campbell-Parker discusses life as a UMass psychology student and making origami at the checker stand.
Matthew Fisher ’26
Play the new Amherst Student minis!
The college’s first Pink Out Rave, in honor of breast cancer awareness, was hosted outdoors on Oct. 28. The goal was to reduce dorm damage that usually occurs during Halloween weekend, though custodians still reported significant vandalism in nearby dorms.
Following a conspicuous absence, bagels from Tandem Bagel Company, long weekend favorites for students, reappeared in Val for the first time on Oct. 1. They will now only be available on the first Sunday of each month.