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UMass women’s soccer struck by injuries, struggles offensively as it falls to No. 24 Rutgers -

Sunday, August 30, 2015

UMass men’s soccer drops season opener to Utah Valley in overtime -

Friday, August 28, 2015

UMass football notebook: Jackson Porter moves to WR, UMass schedules 2016 game with South Carolina -

Friday, August 28, 2015

Former UMass student who accused four men of rape in 2012 testifies during trial Friday -

Friday, August 28, 2015

REPORT: UMass football’s Da’Sean Downey faces two assault charges in connection with February fight -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

UMass football Media Day: Catching up with Joe Colton -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

UMass football fall camp: Creating turnovers, forcing mistakes the focus for linebacking corps -

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Jurors hear police interview, read text messages by defendants in third UMass rape trial -

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

‘Living at UMass’ app aims to make move-in weekend a breeze -

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

UMass rape trial halts abruptly, opening statements delivered Tuesday -

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

UMass football fall camp: Jamal Wilson returns from injury with confidence he is ‘main guy’ at running back -

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

UMass football fall camp: Freshmen Sekai Lindsay, Andy Isabella impressing at running back -

Monday, August 24, 2015

UMass ranked in top 25 for LGBTQ students -

Monday, August 24, 2015

UMass football fall camp day five: Rodney Mills looks to continue bringing versatility to tight end position -

Friday, August 21, 2015

Route 9 Diner to reopen under new ownership -

Friday, August 21, 2015

Rising UMass sophomore dies unexpectedly -

Thursday, August 20, 2015

UMass football fall camp day four: Veteran offensive line boasts chemistry, looks to improve run blocking -

Thursday, August 20, 2015

A colorful UMass homecoming -

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Potential nighttime and weekend parking fee at UMass tabled -

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

UMass football fall camp day three: Ex-quarterbacks A.J. Doyle, Andrew Verboys continue transitions to new positions -

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

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.

Jezebel.com: Home of hypocrisy

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

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.