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Demonstrators issue demands at Board of Trustees meeting as Woolridge announces resignation from post of chairman -

December 9, 2016

UMass men’s basketball shows improvement in 3-point shooting. -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball cruises to a victory over Pacific behind a strong second half -

December 8, 2016

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

I’m on the right track, baby

Graduating Arts Editor Justin Gagnon bids farewell by reminding all of us that the path to happiness is to do what we love.

Band leads “semi-charmed life”

Post-grunge alternative rock group Third Eye Blind will be stopping by the Calvin Theater in Northampton on Tuesday at 8 p.m.

Mensches of the benches: The All-Time Jewish MLB Dream Team

Justin Gagnon creates the ultimate dream team of Jewish baseball stars, most of whom, shockingly, haven’t made it to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Facebook attempts to end marginal friendships

Justin Gagnon explains the new Facebook settings for the News Feed. The change regulates who pops up on your News Feed based on how much you interact with that person.

Academy Award nomination recap

The nominees for the 83rd Academy Awards are in.

Boston’s toughest sports writer: Steve Buckley

By coming out as a homosexual man, sports writer Steve Buckley demonstrated honesty and toughness.

Papelbon gets questionable $2.5M pay raise

With a 5-7 record last season, eight blown saves and the recent signing of former closer Bobby Jenks, the raise is a huge surprise.

Twitter a marketing tool @UMassAmherst

Lisa Perlbinder works at UMass regulating the school’s social media accounts, including Twitter.

Khalifa arrested on felony drug charges; UMass show still on for now

Rapper Wiz Khalifa, who is scheduled to perform at the Mullins Center on Nov. 20, was arrested for felony marijuana charges after a concert on Nov. 8.

21-year-old male found dead at Rolling Green Apartments; Hazardous chemicals on scene

Residents of Rolling Green Apartments who tried to leave after 9:30 a.m. this morning were told that they were not permitted to leave.

Kansas carries on tour to Northampton

This Saturday night, 70s progressive rock band Kansas will perform at the Calvin Theater in Northampton. The band is known for its unique album covers and diverse prog rock sound, but its relevance today relies solely on three hit songs.

Survival of the fittest: Local gyms fight to compete with UMass Rec Center

Gyms like The Leading Edge and Planet Fitness have been forced to make some big changes in order to compete with the UMass Rec Center. While no one will be going to the Edge anymore, Planet Fitness claims to have benefited from the change.

America plays beautiful set

Classic folk rock band America played a nearly perfect set last Friday night at the Calvin Theatre. The band is most well known for its chart-topping hits “A Horse With No Name” and “Sister Golden Hair.”

America relives glory days

Classic rock band America visits the Calvin Theater to celebrate its 40th anniversary tonight at 8 p.m.

A beer with El Presidente

College students need to follow a lot of rules: study hard, get involved, apply for internships and don’t party too much. If we don’t follow these rules, we’re told that we won’t make it in the real world. There is an exception to every rule of course; and one exception to these constraints is Dave “El Presidente” Portnoy.

Rumor confirmed: Ludacris to headline Spring Concert

Tonight after the Battle of the Bands, the University Programming Council confirmed the rumors that had spread throughout the campus that Ludacris will in fact be headlining the Spring Concert 2010.

How to impress a girl for $8.07: A man-made meal on a college budget

It’s simple to take your significant other out to dinner and have someone else cook for you, but a passable meal at a chain restaurant could cost you upwards of $50 or more. But, the truth is, if you really want to impress your date with class and good food, you only need to spend $8.07.

Slideshow: Nor’easter pummels North Shore

A nor’easter hit the North Shore on the night of Feb. 25 into the following morning. The storm pulled trees from the ground, ripped roofs off of houses and businesses, and even started a fire. Many cars were crushed by fallen trees and parts of buildings. Crews are working around the clock to clean up the mess, but a handful of houses are still without electricity.

Prog rockers Yes set to play Noho

Formed in 1968, the London-based band Yes has passed the test of time and is now one of the most well known classic rock bands in the world. The Calvin Theater will host the 42-year-old band tonight at 8 p.m.

Top 10 horror movies to watch alone on Valentine’s Day

Planning on being alone this Valentine’s Day? Seeking vengeance on an ex? Looking to just drown in your sorrows by watching coeds get mutilated for your viewing pleasure? Luckily for you (and your ex), you don’t even have to leave your living room to get your gory fix. Here are the top 10 horror movies that will surely leave your broken heart temporarily relieved by an evil smirk.