Senior Katie Huston is one of 40 students in the US to be awarded a Marshall Scholarship and is the first UMass Amherst student to be so named in more than 30 years.
Help celebrate his 40th season with the UMMB! Make a gift to the new Thom Hannum Scholarship Fund!
UMass Band director George N. Parks discusses teaching high school musicians the leaderships skills essential to being a drum major with WBUR’s Only A Game.
George Parks, founder of the George N. Parks Drum Major Academy in Amherst, Mass., insists that his whistles include peas in their air chambers.
This year and every year, if not to their classy selves, the marching Minutemen are the best band in the land.