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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

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.