Scrolling Headlines:

UMass football readies for season-opener against Hawaii -

August 22, 2017

UMass women’s soccer falls to Central Connecticut 3-0 in home opener -

August 19, 2017

Preseason serves as opportunity for young UMass men’s soccer players -

August 13, 2017

Amherst Fire Department website adds user friendly components and live audio feed -

August 11, 2017

UMass takes the cake for best campus dining -

August 11, 2017

Two UMass students overcome obstacles to win full-ride scholarships -

August 2, 2017

The guilt of saying ‘guilty’ -

August 2, 2017

UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

Should we talk about racism in class?

Karly Dunn argues that in order to better address racism in America, we need to talk about it in classrooms.

Black Lives Matter in Amherst

Karly Dunn describes her pride at seeing the Black Lives Matter banner hanging over South Pleasant Street

Don’t make ‘dog-whistle’ statements

Karly Dunn explains how dog-whistle statements are often made to mask a person’s true prejudices, and how these statements are easy to see through

Transitioning to pro-choice values in adult life

  Throughout my life, those who have attempted to take charge of the decisions I made have always angered me. Even as a child, I felt I should be the only one in charge of myself. Granted, my parents did a remarkable job raising me to be an independent and confident person, even as the youngest mom and dad picking their daughter up from school. One day, my parents asked me how I felt about abortion. As the young girl I was, I deeply felt that a growing human should never be killed before they had a chance to live….

Women are people, too

Karly Dunn explains how constantly being placed in a sexual context is damaging to women

The fight for comfortable living

Karly Dunn believes the minimum wage can be raised to provide workers with a comfortable living standard.

Why aren’t we supporting single mothers?

Karly Dunn argues that women who have children out of wedlock should not be stigmatized.

Sex, and why girls aren’t supposed to have it

Karly Dunn explores the double standard between the sexualities of men and women.

I wear makeup for me

Karly Dunn argues that women should not feel ashamed about wearing makeup and, more importantly, they don’t do it for men.

Amy Schumer: a positive role model

Karly Dunn explains how Amy Schumer is a positive role model for women, a contrast to celebrities such as the Kardashians who perpetuate an unrealistic body image.

The stigma driving singlism

Karly Dunn examines the notion that marriage and the creation of families are crucial life milestones.

Are public school dress codes teaching girls not to ‘distract’ boys?

Public school dress codes address the wrong problems.

Feminism and Donald Trump

Karly Dunn argues that Donald Trump is pushing women further away from the Republican Party.