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Massachusetts drought heavily impacts local agriculture -

September 26, 2016

UMass Soccer earns second win of season in 3-2 victory over Hartford -

September 26, 2016

‘Morris from America’ explores teen angst and the struggles of growing up -

September 26, 2016

‘Hell or High Water’ an intense, morally ambiguous modern Western -

September 26, 2016

UMass field hockey hangs tough, falls to No. 18 Stanford -

September 26, 2016

Read: You won’t regret it -

September 26, 2016

Racism in the LGBTQ community -

September 26, 2016

Harvard professor discusses race, power and science in academia -

September 26, 2016

‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ is a stop-motion masterpiece -

September 26, 2016

Editorial: The Massachusetts Daily Collegian Mission Statement -

September 26, 2016

Amherst Police Dept. uses pepper spray to disperse party on Hobart Lane -

September 26, 2016

UMass football can’t overcome four third quarter Mississippi State touchdowns, fall 47-35 Saturday -

September 24, 2016

UMass football’s fourth quarter comeback attempt falls short against Mississippi State Saturday -

September 24, 2016

Cyr: Despite improvement, UMass football still can’t capture first marquee FBS win -

September 24, 2016

MassPIRG kicks off for the fall semester -

September 22, 2016

UMass Resistance Studies Initiative hosts activist and author George Lakey -

September 22, 2016

UMass field hockey readies for tough tests against Stanford, Boston College -

September 22, 2016

Calling the shots: everything you need to know about the flu vaccine -

September 22, 2016

UMass assistant Professor speaks about oppression of American Indians -

September 22, 2016

Astronomy department head hosting sundial and sky-watching event -

September 22, 2016

People’s climate march: Student voices

Tens of thousands of students, including hundreds from the Five Colleges, joined the estimated 400,000 people who attended the People’s Climate March in New York City on Sept. 21, 2014. The event made history as the largest climate change demonstration of its kind.

Video Highlights: Mission Still Unaccomplished Teach-In

A handful of UMass student organizations held a six-hour teach-in on Nov. 14, 2013 in the Student Union’s Cape Cod Lounge to raise awareness of issues they have with many university administration policies and its mission statement.

Video: Annual candlelight vigil against domestic violence draws 100 people

Sigma Psi Zeta sorority and the Center for Women and Community held the annual candlelight vigil against domestic violence Oct. 30. The event attracted about 100 people and included guest speakers, survivor stories and a musical performance.

Video: Fox 25 Boston broadcasts live from UMass

Chelsie Field reports from her smartphone some behind-the-scenes moments from Fox 25 Boston’s visit to UMass Amherst on Oct. 24, 2013.

Video: Divest UMass rallies to president Robert Caret

Divest UMass held a rally Oct. 17, 2013 with a message encouraging UMass president Robert Caret to divest the state school system from fossil fuels, coal and oil companies.

Video: Pioneer Valley ‘draws the line’ on Keystone XL pipeline

Chelsie Field reports from her cell phone on the “Draw the Line” climate action rally held in Amherst this past Saturday.

Video: Amherst Block Party 2013

The second annual Amherst Block Party took place Sept. 12, 2013. One major difference from last year? It rained. A lot.

UMass dean of students appointed interim vice chancellor of student affairs

In a quiet summer switch, Dean of Students Enku Gelaye will also serve as interim vice chancellor of student affairs, replacing Jean Kim on July 1.

VIDEO: World’s Largest Fruit Salad

The University of Massachusetts community gathered outside Haigis Mall Sept. 2, 2013 as the University successfully set a new world record for largest fruit salad, weighing in at 15,291 pounds.

New Amherst cafe combats human trafficking in India

Just over a month old, the Freedom Cafe is volunteer operated and donation-based, with all proceeds going to fund vocational centers in India for former sexually exploited slaves.

UMass activists ‘Take Back the Night’

A group of about 50 activists from the UMass community participated in the Center for Women and Community’s annual “Take Back the Night” event this Thursday.

VIDEO: UMass gathering for Boston Marathon bombings

A couple hundred people, mostly University of Massachusetts students, gathered at Haigis Mall Tuesday night to pay respects to those affected by the Boston Marathon bombings that killed three and injured nearly 200 on April 15.

UMass community holds vigil in support of Boston

Slightly sheltered from the drizzle and wind, a couple hundred people attended a gathering Tuesday night in honor of those affected by Monday’s bombings in Boston.

“Suspicious package” investigated in Hadley

The UMass Five College Federal Credit Union building in Hadley was evacuated Tuesday afternoon after a “suspicious package” located outside the building was reported.

TEDxUMassAmherst happening this Saturday

A live streaming of TEDxUMassAmherst will be held in Isenberg 137 beginning at 10:30 a.m. if you couldn’t snag a seat at the actual event happening in Mahar Auditorium.

Hobart Hoedown shut down early as police break up large gatherings

After the annual informally scheduled Hobart Hoedown was shut down by Amherst police Saturday, partiers tried again at Townehouse Apartments to little success.

Rolling Green fire victim died from smoke inhalation, officials confirm

Officials have confirmed that University of Massachusetts student James “Jake” Hoffman died from smoke inhalation in the Jan. 21 fire at the Rolling Green apartment complex, according to MassLive.com.

UMass, town agree to improve public safety

The University of Massachusetts will pay the town of Amherst $40,000 this spring to increase resources and staff on weekends due to the high volume of off-campus student disturbances.

Broughton/Hajjar ticket win SGA election, Kingston as student trustee

This year, only 13.66 percent of the UMass student population voted in the Student Government Association Elections

Student trustee candidates debate communication, affordability issues at UMass

Senior Garrett Gowen and juniors David Morin and Megan Kingston squared off in the SGA election debates Tuesday night in the Student Union Ballroom.