Minuteman Band fans might remember Tony Lechner ’93, ’97 MM as “the Phantom” from 1990s halftime shows, but he’s been taking his love for singing and sharing it with everyday folks who also love to sing. He’s the director of Rock Voices, which began as a pet project alongside his teaching career, but after witnessing its […]
I fell in love with leadership. I had never felt so positive, never realized how impactful our attitude is on ourselves and others.
Michael Nicholson, of Gardner, a University of Massachusetts Amherst senior majoring in political science and history, was honored May 9 at the State House during the state Department of Higher Education’s “29 Who Shine” ceremony saluting public campus graduates for their civic and academic achievements. Each year, the governor salutes outstanding students representing each of […]
Rachel Rivard ’15 says music education is important because not all students succeed in traditional academic classes and even the students who are exceptionally gifted in traditional academic classes need an outlet to maximize their creativity.
UMass Amherst honored the exemplary achievement, initiative and leadership of some of its most talented and accomplished graduating seniors during Undergraduate Commencement. Two of whom are members of the Minuteman Band.