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The day my friend lit my soul on fire -

October 24, 2016

Police raid 81-year-old’s property to confiscate a single pot plant -

October 24, 2016

Overtime goal lifts Massachusetts’ soccer over VCU -

October 24, 2016

Sarah-Violet Bliss and Charles Rogers lead ‘Search Party’ at UMass -

October 24, 2016

Nobel Prize recipient Amartya Sen gives talk about closing the economic gap -

October 24, 2016

Greek 101 event hosted by Greek Health Advisors -

October 24, 2016

The UMass men’s soccer team is lifted by the strong play by Josh Jess at both ends of the field in 1-0 victory of VCU -

October 24, 2016

UMass women’s soccer crushes VCU 3-0 Sunday afternoon -

October 24, 2016

The NFL is too lenient on abusers -

October 24, 2016

UMass field hockey comes away with weekend split in Philadelphia -

October 24, 2016

Early mistakes cost UMass football in loss to South Carolina Saturday -

October 22, 2016

UMass hockey holds on in 3-2 win over Army West Point Friday night at Mullins Center -

October 22, 2016

Cassidy Babin’s season-high nine saves secures 0-0 double overtime tie for UMass women’s soccer -

October 21, 2016

Arrest warrant issued for Southpoint shooter -

October 20, 2016

Men’s soccer unbeaten streak ends against URI -

October 20, 2016

The Hawkshot: Sarah Hawkshaw, her unusual shot and more -

October 20, 2016

Hockey Special Issue 2016 -

October 20, 2016

Question 2 about giving 33K kids a choice in education -

October 20, 2016

Apple crop reduced in wake of drought -

October 20, 2016

UMass political RSOs provide the tools necessary to vote in this year’s election -

October 20, 2016

How to choose a roommate

Emily Merlino advises students to start the roommate search process early and offers her own advice.

Introverts can flourish at UMass

Emily Merlino reveals the opportunities that UMass provides introverts to fully develop their personalities.

Reebok drops deal with Rick Ross

Emily Merlino discusses Reebok’s dropping of rapper Rick Ross, and the positive and negative side effects.

People that deserve Oscars that haven’t gotten one yet

Emily Merlino discusses actors and actresses who have yet to win an Oscar but she believes have deserved the honor.

Feminism still relevant

Emily Merlino illustrates the continued necessity of feminism by discussing the challenges women still face across the globe.

Seth MacFarlane’s sexist performance may turn out to be beneficial

Emily Merlino weighs the pros and cons of the host of the 2013 Oscars.

The holy resignation

According to Collegian columnist Emily Merlino, the church should consider electing its next leader from Latin America or Africa.

Syria’s Women

As conflict in Syria grows, stories of sexual violence and the violation of women’s rights finally surface.

Prejudice against new Al-Jazeera television network

Emily Merlino comments on the controversy behind the Al-Jazeera deal with CurrentTV.

Citizen criticism usurps the professional

Columnist Emily Merlino points to the Internet for playing a major role in the rise of ‘citizen critics.

Reconciling Feminism and the GOP

Columnist Emily Merlino suggests it is wrong to say a woman cannot be both feminist and a Republican. Home of hypocrisy

Columnist Emily Merlino discusses the hypocrisy of a number of articles featured on ‘feminist-oriented’

Rich Kids of Instagram blog provides snapshot of class divide

Emily Merlino discusses the popular Tumblr ‘Rich Kids of Instagram’ and how it provides a glimpse into the class divide in American society.

Ideas for Columbus Day voyages

Like the man the holiday is named after, take some time over Columbus Day weekend to hit the road.

Rowling lives on with new book, website launch

“Harry Potter” series author J.K. Rowling may be finished with the fantasy favorite, but she’s still got a few tricks up her sleeve.

‘Chimpanzee’ a wonderfully sweet documentary

Disneynature has kept up their winning streak with “Chimpanzee,” a wonderfully sweet documentary about the little chimp that could.

College fashion dos and don’ts

As the end-of-semester pressure cooker heats up for students, we could all stand to step back, take a few deep breaths and examine our daily fashion choices.

Media guilty of crimes in Trayvon Martin case

Collegian columnist Emily Merlino thinks the media coverage of Trayvon Martin’s shooting needs to remove the bias.

Better Services for Mental Health

Collegian columnist Emily Merlino explains why colleges must improve their mental health services for students.

Problem with Kony 2012

Collegian columnist Emily Merlino discusses the flaws in the Kony 2012 campaign.