Community Shows

Listed below are programs developed by fellow community members which we call Community Shows. For other shows, such as meetings of town boards, see: http://amherstmedia.org/content/watch

Puerto Rico's Financial Crisis Conference at UMass Amherst
Puerto Rico: Savage Neoliberalism, Colonialism and Financial Despotism, a conference hosted by the Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies was held at UMass Amherst in April. An...
2018 3rd Hampshire District Candidate Statements
2018 Statements from the 3rd Hampshire District Candidates Mindy Domb & Eric Nakajima 
2018 Town Council Candidate Statements
Candidate statements for the Fall 2018 Town Council election.
5CollDH Lecture Series
Each year the Five College Digital Humanities Lecture Series brings scholars and artists to the Five COlleges to share cutting-edge research on the intersections of digital technologies and the...
A Window into ARPS
In A Window into ARPS, Amherst Regional Public School Superintendent Mike Morris introduces the new and veteran educators within the ARPS system.
Amherst Art Talk
Amherst Art Talk after the Amherst Art Walk
Amherst Esperanto
Amherst Esperanto is a local group of people in the Pioneer Valley who speak the Esperanto language.  They meet periodically to converse in Esperanto, organize public events about Esperanto, and...
Amherst Media Contract
Amherst Media, the oldest non-profit media access center in the country, is facing the potential loss of its independence by the Town of Amherst.  After 41 years of service and collaboration...
Amherst Town Council 2018-2019
Contact UsAmherst Town CouncilOffice: (413) 259-3001towncouncil@amherstma.gov Councilors-at-LargeAlisa V. BrewerMandi Jo HannekeAndrew J. SteinbergDistrict 1 CouncilorsCathy A. SchoenSarah E....
BGreen With Fadia Hasan
The central idea for the collaborative BGreen Media Literacy Project is to develop a multi-format television show that brings together academics and activists from around the world in showcasing...
Capital Plan
Our ChallengeWe have been asked to vacate the location of our longtime studio which we have been leasing for 21 years. The building owner has been generous in giving us several extensions on our...
Citizen Journalism
Amherst Media's Citizen Journalism Program
Conversations About Town Meeting
Drawing its name from Isaac Ben Ezra’s long-running Conversations program, Conversations about Town Meeting, hosted by Carol Gray, is a series of discussions about the value and history of Town...
Creating a Human Rights Culture
Creating a Human Rights Culture includes interviews, discussions, public service announcements, and videos calling for a "lived awareness" of the interdependency of human rights principles...
Critical Connections
Critical Connections is a non-profit organization based in western Massachusetts that seeks to improve understanding of social, political and religious trends related to Muslim communities here in...
Critical Conversations
Critical Conversations is a look at current topics and trends on both the local and national levels in an effort to begin a dialogue and consciousness for change
Difficult Dialogues
Difficult Dialogues: Voices from the Valley is a public affairs show which aims to tackle some of the most pressing matters facing contemporary society. Since its inception in 2013, it has drawn...
Encounters
Communication for Sustainable Social Change (CSSC) is an independent organization created as a “Center of Excellence” within the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the University of...
From Hurricane to Climate Change
Douglas Challenger hosts a panel discussion about his documentary "From Hurricane to Climate Change." The film documents how the Monadnock region of New Hampshire is addressing the...
Going Deeper with Marcie Sclove
Marcie Sclove is the founder and host of Going Deeper. Marcie came to Amherst, MA with her husband in the late 1980’s. She opened Marcie’s Place Restaurant and became an active member of...
HEALth as Praxis
What is Health? Let's together explore our  living, complex, creative, multifaceted, multidimensional, and iterative process of experiencing, cultivating, researching, promoting, sustaining...
Hourglass Trails
 Each life is unique in its own way, humble or great. In ‘Hourglass Trails’, we will invite guests from all walks of life to explore the many facets of living. We will share ideas on...
Jean Haggerty Award
The Jean Haggerty Award for Community Service recognizes individuals who believe in and demonstrate the importance of community engagement to obtain social change. Jean Haggerty was a producer...
Live at Northfire Studios
A collaboration between Amherst Media and the Northfire Recording Studio to bring you live performances recorded at Northfire.
Makers at Amherst Media
The Maker movement is a grassroots effort to democratize technology and innovation: to transform consumers into people who create, produce and, well, Make things. Makers at Amherst Media, a town-gown...
Mass. 3rd District State Rep. Election
Election day is Thursday, September 8.Catch Amherst Media's coverage of the Hampshire County Third District State Representative election on channel 17 on Comcast and any time on demand here....
Miscellaneous Member Shows
One-off programs produced by Amherst Media members.
NERD Summit
This is a collection of videos and recordings from NERD Summit, a conference held at in Western Massachusetts dedicated to supporting and training those in or interested in web development and IT as...
Riding in the Zone
Local journalist, author, motorcycle instructor and former professional racer Ken Condon premieres his new show "Riding In The Zone," a look at the wide world of motorcycling. Ken looks at...
Science Café
Science Cafés are events that take place in casual settings such as pubs and coffeehouses, are open to everyone, and feature an engaging conversation with a scientist about a particular topic....
Teatro V!da
Additional episode: Teatro V!da: I Sing My Name
The Amherst League of Women Voters
The National League of Women Voters was established in February 1920, six months before the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified, which gave women the right to vote following a 70 year...
The Collective
Raclette bitters fingerstache cold-pressed migas gluten-free DIY. Gentrify gluten-free four loko craft beer, typewriter chia twee celiac tbh skateboard vice iceland. Prism knausgaard keytar, poutine...
The Valley Advocate Podcast
A collaboration between Amherst Media & the Valley Advocate to bring you the latest happenings in the Pioneer Valley.
Theological Devotional
A weekly series with host Rev. Anita Morris, M.Div
Voices From Our Schools
An Educational Round Table Discussion.
Western Mass Calling
Amherst Media’s NEWS@AmherstMedia is proud to bring to you a new series, “Western Mass Calling.”  Series host Jim Lescault, along with regional institutional leaders...