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UMass Divest and proponents of sanctuary campus will not be allowed to speak at Board of Trustees meeting -

December 8, 2016

Former political prisoner to speak on human rights and prison experience -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball using late-game situations as learning opportunities for remainder of season -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball kicks off Gotham Classic at home against Pacific -

December 8, 2016

UMass hockey looks to continue recent improvements against Connecticut -

December 8, 2016

UMass hockey team confident in game plan despite UConn’s constant change in net -

December 8, 2016

UMass women’s basketball falls apart in the fourth quarter in 71-55 loss to Hofstra -

December 8, 2016

It’s been a long year -

December 8, 2016

A return to the collapse of 2008 -

December 8, 2016

Mindfulness in, and in spite of, a technological age -

December 8, 2016

Beer, bets and pool: a High Horse unofficial review -

December 8, 2016

Don’t let winter stop you from running outside -

December 8, 2016

BREAKING: Train allegedly strikes pedestrian in Amherst -

December 7, 2016

Campus Climate survey shows strong response -

December 7, 2016

Jennifer Carlson gives talk on race and gun law enforcement -

December 7, 2016

Labor Center to receive increased funding from University -

December 7, 2016

Verdi enforces playing a full 40 minutes as UMass takes on Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

Mulligan looks to continue seven game double-double streak at Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

Jesus: the conservative Republican -

December 7, 2016

The joy of Snapchat -

December 7, 2016

Pharmaceutical woes abound

Evan Haddad attends Synta Pharmaceutical’s holiday soiree and wonders about the pharmaceutical industry, and if this will be their last.

Ware have all the students gone?

The Collegian’s Evan Haddad discovers what happens when the bad reputation of a town’s schools meets a 20 year old school choice law.

Plans to finance new UMass law school ‘seem too good to be true’

Columnist Evan Haddad believes private law schools would rather not support the creation of the UMass law school because it would be half the price of their own schools.

Casinos not a panacea for Palmer

As a recent hiccup by Town Council members showed, the town of Palmer is chomping at the bit to get some sort of new revenue. Evan Haddad, though, says that a casino in the town may not be the cure-all the council is looking for.

Looking for answers amidst the Fort Hood tragedy

In the aftermath of the Foot Hoot shootings, Evan Haddad looks into the man behind the deed and what the military knew about him before a shot was ever fired.

The problem with online classes

Online classes should not be the fate of higher education argues Evan Haddad.

Obama’s Nobel Prize an investment in things to come

After seeing President Obama’s surprising award of the Nobel Peace Prize, Evan Haddad says that the award could be an investment in his future work with U.S. foreign policy.

Amherst’s capitalist legacy

Evan Haddad uses Amherst’s origins to explain how it became an enterprising melting pot.

Rumbling stomachs are a sign of the times at the Dining Commons

Evan Haddad reflects on the shrinking portion sizes in the DCs that have resulted from the economic cut-backs on campus.

Despite budget, UMass construction keeps school moving

At first glance, the wealth of summer construction and renovation at UMass should cause concern with the school with suck fiscal woes. But Evan Haddad says that, with the proper management, the school is creating jobs and helping itself in the long run.