Scrolling Headlines:

Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 13, 2017

Makar, Ferraro off to Ontario to compete for Team Canada’s World Junior hockey team -

December 12, 2017

Lecture attempts to answer whether treatment of depression has resulted in over-prescription of SSRIs -

December 12, 2017

Palestinian students on campus react to President Trump’s recent declaration -

December 12, 2017

Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies -

December 12, 2017

GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

December 12, 2017

Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

December 12, 2017

Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

December 12, 2017

Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now -

December 12, 2017

When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

December 12, 2017

A snapshot of my college experience -

December 12, 2017

Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

December 12, 2017

Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

December 12, 2017

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph -

December 12, 2017

Some of my favorite everyday brands -

December 12, 2017

Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

December 11, 2017

Rosenberg steps down as Senate President during husband’s controversy -

December 11, 2017

Students aim to bring smiles to kids’ faces at Baystate Children’s Hospital -

December 11, 2017

‘Growing Cannabis On the Farm’ event held at Hampshire College -

December 11, 2017

UMass women’s basketball defeats Saint Peter’s for third straight win -

December 11, 2017

Construction around campus

ALSO SEE: Do students think construction should continue during the school year?

Any student on campus with eyes and ears knows that there’s a lot of construction on campus right now.  From the new roundabout to the new Laboratory Science building popping up behind the Integrated Sciences building, campus is changing fast.

There are currently 42 active construction sites on campus, including three new buildings, a new Umass police station, marching band building, and lab science building. The $12.5 million police station, currently in construction at the corner of Tillson Rd. and East Pleasant St. is scheduled to be commissioned this December. The marching band building is to open March 2011. As of now there is no date set for the commissioning of the new Lab Science building, though construction is estimated to continue until summer 2012. Other major projects include the Eastman Ln./ North Pleasant St. roundabout, new elevators in the library, and renovation/expansion of the Bowditch greenhouse.

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