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Makar, Ferraro off to Ontario to compete for Team Canada’s World Junior hockey team -

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Lecture attempts to answer whether treatment of depression has resulted in over-prescription of SSRIs -

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Palestinian students on campus react to President Trump’s recent declaration -

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Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies -

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GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

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Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

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Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

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Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now -

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When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

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A snapshot of my college experience -

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Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

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Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

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‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph -

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Some of my favorite everyday brands -

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Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

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Rosenberg steps down as Senate President during husband’s controversy -

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Students aim to bring smiles to kids’ faces at Baystate Children’s Hospital -

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‘Growing Cannabis On the Farm’ event held at Hampshire College -

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UMass women’s basketball defeats Saint Peter’s for third straight win -

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Celebrity culture could be a part of the problem -

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Relocalization infringes on individual freedoms

Columnist Eric Magazu outlines the problems with the idea of relocalization with respect to democratic society.

Importance of Federalism

Collegian columnist Eric Magazu explains why our country would benefit from an emphasis on local government

99 percent vs. 1 percent

Columnist Eric Magazu explains the Marxist influences behind the Occupy movement and the problems with the idealism of the ideology.

Perception through the ages

Collegian contributor Eric Magazu comments on the new video installation in the University Museum of Contemporary Art and how it relates to the way we see the world.

Ever progressing when it comes to psychology

Columnist Eric Magazu lays out the history of mental health care in the United States and Massachusetts and relates it to our more developed treatments today.

Climate change

Collegian columnist Eric Magazu examines the opposing theories of political parties on the future of global warming.

Extraterrestrial mingling

Collegian columnist Eric Magazu prepares us for an alien encounter by urging us to be open to outsiders.

Redemption ‘elevates our nature’

Columnist Eric Magazu analyzes why we enjoy narratives of redemption and why we in fact need to redeem ourselves.

Minding our manners

Columnist Eric Magazu explains the history of old fashioned manners and their significance in our modern lives.

Sticking to the Constitution on foreign policy

Columnist Eric Magazu explains how Presidential candidate Ron Paul sticks to traditional American values when it comes to our military, and is in fact the only candidate to do so.

Fine culture is just steps away

Columnist Eric Magazu brings to our attention the vast array of culturally rich resources that the Pioneer valley has to offer us.

Human religion

Collegian contributor Eric Magazu discusses the more human aspects of religion and Christianity in particular.

Dam controversy

Don’t waste the last weekends of fall in a stupor. Collegian columnist Eric Magazu reveals one of Western Massachusetts’ best kept outdoor secrets.

Route 202: Road to revolution

Collegian columnist Eric Magazu explores the history of Shays’ rebellion and the path of route 202.

Defending the Constitution

To commemorate the 68th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attacks, Collegian columnist Eric Magazu addresses the different points of view on America’s military and praises the soldiers themselves for keeping clear of that battle.

Sports as a unifier

In the midst of a football season in the sports-crazed U.S., Eric Magazu takes a look at whether or not sports can be a long-term institution that can bring people together in a larger community.

Giving thanks where thanks is due

Eric Magazu urges us to remember that Thanksgiving, though one of our more secular holidays, has very religious roots.

Hope for us all

Reflection on two views of human nature, Eric Magazu offers a third way: the way of redemption.

A win for democracy

Eric Magazu takes a look at government in Amherst and concludes that regardless of our opinions on what they have voted for, we all should agree that Democracy works here.

We can all get along

Eric Magazu makes a sober reflection on the nature of social, spiritual and interpersonal change and harmony.