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Former UMass student subject of viral arrest (video) -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Adam Liccardi sentenced to eight to 12 years in connection with 2012 UMass gang rape -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass Transit expands business significantly, looks to hire more drivers -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass makes switch to 100 percent antibiotic free chicken -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass Libraries holds ‘Jazz with Friends’ reception as part of annual fall series -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Hampshire College stands by decision to stop accepting SAT and ACT scores -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass rowing dominates at Head of the Oklahoma -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Spanish Imposition: Ana Yrazusta continues to find success paired with Carol Benito in doubles -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

MAC football notebook: Eastern Michigan overwhelmed by LSU, Bowling Green survives Buffalo -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass men’s soccer’s Danny Belza reflects on his time rehabbing a torn ACL -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass basketball notebook: Minutemen begin season at brand-new John Francis Kennedy Champions Center -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

NASA proves people can still get excited about space exploration through ‘The Martian’ -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Trevor Noah: America’s black stepdad -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass’ queer inclusivity and the progress that still needs to be made -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Former Israeli soldiers and Palestinian fighters to speak in Pioneer Valley -

Monday, October 5, 2015

UMass kicks off Sustainability Month with Game Day Cleanup Challenge -

Monday, October 5, 2015

Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Northampton -

Monday, October 5, 2015

UMass Researchers concentrate on advanced robotic lower limbs -

Monday, October 5, 2015

Last-second goal salvages game for UMass women’s soccer -

Monday, October 5, 2015

UMass hockey eases into season with exhibition against Dalhousie -

Monday, October 5, 2015

It’s all over now, baby blue

(Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

Conor Snell describes the beauty of life and the importance of making yourself happy.

VIDEO: Super Bowl XLIX celebration at UMass


The celebration after Super Bowl XLIX at the University of Massachusetts was peaceful, with over 1,000 students dispersing by 11:30 p.m.

UMass accepts $1.4 million donation from Monsanto

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

The multinational corporation has given the University a library of 3,500 plant tissues and cells.

Public Accountability Forum

In a public forum on Thursday, Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy and two vice chancellors met with students to discuss the events that transpired the Saturday before spring break.

Police Brutality protest, post-Blarney Blowout

A group of more than 100 protesters marched from the Student Union to the Whitmore Administration Building Tuesday to outline several demands and call for a meeting with the Chancellor.

Reddit Co-founder Alexis Ohanian speaks at UMass

Conor Snell/Daily Collegian

Online entrepreneur offers insight to students about entrepreneurship

Renaissance Center holds Shakespeare pub trivia night

VIDEO: On Thursday evening, the University of Massachusetts Renaissance Center took a trip back to the 16th century for Shakespeare Trivia Pub Night. Five teams gathered in the fire-lit Reading Room to compete through seven themed rounds of trivia read by UMass senior Daniel Kadish and local theatre director Dori Robinson.

Former Chancellor John Lombardi speaks on money allocation, student responsibility

VIDEO: Former University of Massachusetts Chancellor John Lombardi came to the W.E.B. Du Bois library on Jan. 29 to speak before students and faculty on the issues facing the university. Christina Yacono and Conor Snell reporting.

CMASS holds Kwanzaa celebration

The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success welcomed students on Monday to celebrate African culture

UMass cancels two more EDM concerts, Molly fears abound

The University of Massachusetts has cancelled two more upcoming electronic dance music concerts at the Mullins Center, bringing the number of concerts cancelled due to drug concerns up to three.

Tibetan monks come to UMass

Tibetan monks represented the universe with an impermanent sand mandala built, and deconstructed, in the Fine Arts Center last week.

Family of alumnus Paul Manganaro gives major gift to UMass football

The family of UMass alumnus Paul Manganaro donated a gift to support the Football Performance Center that is currently under construction.

Hampshire Dining Common holds re-opening celebration

The newly renovated Hampshire Dining Common boasts healthier eating, better sustainability and a more convenient design.

U.S. government lowers interest rates on student loans

After interest rates jumped to 6.8 percent in July, President Barack Obama and Congress agreed on a bill that will cut the rate in half.

New Agricultural Learning Center brings sustainable farming back to UMass

Alice Wysocki, 88, attended Thursday’s groundbreaking ceremony of the new Agricultural Learning Center, which will utilize the land formerly farmed by her family 40 years ago.

Donors added during bone marrow drive

The University of Massachusetts chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha, working with DKMS Americas, added over 1,400 people to the national bone marrow donor registry during a three-day spring registration drive last week outside the Franklin, Worcester and Berkshire dining commons.

Students write future goals on mural outside Bartlett

Students gathered in front of Bartlett Hall last Thursday to write their lifelong aspirations in chalk on a new mural that’s set to remain on display until the end of the semester.

Fourteen UMass students nominated for Town Meeting

Next Tuesday’s election will include a huge increase of student candidates

Student Government Association election opens Tuesday

Elections for the Student Government Association positions for the 2013-14 academic year kick off on Tuesday and run until Thursday.

Executive Director of Amherst Survival Center takes her leave

Cheryl Zoll, who took the Amherst Survival Center from the basement of the former Amherst Middle School to a new $2.5 million establishment, is stepping down in June.