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UMass Divest and proponents of sanctuary campus will not be allowed to speak at Board of Trustees meeting -

December 8, 2016

Former political prisoner to speak on human rights and prison experience -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball using late-game situations as learning opportunities for remainder of season -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball kicks off Gotham Classic at home against Pacific -

December 8, 2016

UMass hockey looks to continue recent improvements against Connecticut -

December 8, 2016

UMass hockey team confident in game plan despite UConn’s constant change in net -

December 8, 2016

UMass women’s basketball falls apart in the fourth quarter in 71-55 loss to Hofstra -

December 8, 2016

It’s been a long year -

December 8, 2016

A return to the collapse of 2008 -

December 8, 2016

Mindfulness in, and in spite of, a technological age -

December 8, 2016

Beer, bets and pool: a High Horse unofficial review -

December 8, 2016

Don’t let winter stop you from running outside -

December 8, 2016

BREAKING: Train allegedly strikes pedestrian in Amherst -

December 7, 2016

Campus Climate survey shows strong response -

December 7, 2016

Jennifer Carlson gives talk on race and gun law enforcement -

December 7, 2016

Labor Center to receive increased funding from University -

December 7, 2016

Verdi enforces playing a full 40 minutes as UMass takes on Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

Mulligan looks to continue seven game double-double streak at Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

Jesus: the conservative Republican -

December 7, 2016

The joy of Snapchat -

December 7, 2016

Students gather in Southwest after Obama’s re-election announced

About 500 students gathered in the Southwest Residential Area as President Barack Obama’s re-election was called by media outlets nationwide.

UMass researchers studying migratory patterns of bluefin tunas and other fish

Young Atlantic bluefin tunas may be braving a long journey across the Atlantic Ocean, and University of Massachusetts researchers are part of a three-year study to chart their travels.

UCard system gets a reboot

With card readers throughout campus, students no longer have to worry about their UCards’ strips wearing down.

Leaving is weird; not leaving is even weirder

Collegian Editor-in-Chief Alyssa Creamer finds leaving the Collegian to be weird but staying another year is even weirder.

CPNAIS presents 5th annual Native Studies Symposium

The University of Massachusetts’ Certificate Program in Native American Indian Studies [CPNAIS] held its fifth-annual Native Studies Symposium last Friday.

ResLife employee charged with stealing $200,000 from former employer

Executive assistant to Executive Director of Residential Life Edward Hull, Amy Wing, has been charged with stealing $200,000 from a former employer of hers.

Vehicle ablaze at entrance to lower garage of Campus Center

At approximately 7:30 p.m. Friday, a vehicle caught fire nearly 200 ft. from the entrance to the lower garage of the Campus Center, blocking visitors to the campus center from entering or leaving the lower garage and its surrounding vicinity.

UMPD officers file suit against department over audio surveillance

The lawsuit was prompted after the discovery of audio surveillance equipment that was recording on-duty officers from a number of the police station’s ceilings at all hours.

UPDATED: Lawyer tapped by Roe former clerk of presiding judge

Cullen Roe, whose hearing to sue UMass was recently cancelled, initially sought legal counsel from Attorney Luke Ryan, who previously worked for the presiding judge.

BREAKING: Hearing for Roe lawsuit against University cancelled

According to an official from the Federal District Court in Springfield, Mass., Cullen Roe’s hearing regarding his suit against the University for his summary expulsion from the University of Massachusetts has been cancelled.

Western Mass. ACLU finds University soliciting policy unconstitutional

At the request of the Student Government Association, the Western Massachusetts chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union has reviewed the University’s soliciting policy and found numerous components of it to be unconstitutional.

Podcast: Molander speaks out about his intentions

Collegian Editor-in-Chief Alyssa Creamer, News Editor Katie Landeck and Assistant Editor Dan Glaun sat down with Tyler Molander, the UMass Junior behind a letter seeking people to start a “friend club.”

Campus Perspectives: Reactions to Tyler Molander letter

On Sunday, Jan. 29, UMass junior Tyler Molander distributed letters under the doors of dorms in the Southwest and Sylvan residential areas. The Massachusetts Daily Collegian asked students in Southwest for their thoughts on the letter and the reaction that followed.

Tyler Molander debates withdrawal

Tyler Molander, the UMass junior who distributed a typed letter to hundreds of students vying for members to join a “friend club” on Jan. 29, speaks with the Massachusetts Daily Collegian about his academic future.

UPDATED: UMass students gather in Southwest after Super Bowl XLVI

On Sunday night, right after the New England Patriots fell to the New York Giants, 21-17, students at the University of Massachusetts proceeded to gather in the Southwest Residential Area and were dispersed by police.

Letter causes stir on UMass campus

A controversial letter – distributed by junior Tyler Molander to a large portion of Southwest Residential Area residents asking students to meet him at the Blue Wall café at 6 p.m. last night – shook up the campus, yesterday.

UMass offers prime sledding locations

UMass Amherst has an assortment of tall hills and long stretches of snow, making it a great place to sled over the Winter.

A smoothie when it’s snowy

Living in a freezer over winter break prevents one from enjoying some of the finer things in life. For instance, the smoothie – a healthy, tasty and refreshing liquid snack for when the weather gets warmer. Those heavenly textured, fruity delights have the ability to brighten even the murkiest of days. Smoothies are a delicious way to get daily servings of fruits and vegetables, and they’re quick, easy and convenient to make for even the most culinary-challenged college student. Don’t forget the tiny umbrellas. The Smarten Up Smoothie This smoothie is perfect for a study break. Mix one cup frozen…

Pi Kappa Phi cycles in Campus Center

UMass’ Pi Kappa Phi chapter’s Pedal for Push event had its members pedaling on three stationary exercise inside the Campus Center by the entrance closest to the University store.

Remembering Robert Clifford

Family, friends and members of the University of Massachusetts community grieve over the loss of Robert “Bobby” Clifford, the 25-year-old student, who died last Thursday