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Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

December 11, 2017

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

December 11, 2017

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

December 11, 2017

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

December 11, 2017

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

December 11, 2017

Celebrity culture could be a part of the problem -

December 11, 2017

Mulligan’s defense, rebounding helps push Minutewomen past Saint Peters -

December 11, 2017

Gaudet’s power play goal clinches 2-1 victory over Union for UMass hockey -

December 11, 2017

The department of Judaic Studies makes a disappointing decision -

December 11, 2017

The merits of print journalism shouldn’t be overlooked -

December 11, 2017

Tips to help manage stress during finals -

December 11, 2017

‘Coco’ is a colorful movie with a refreshing culture -

December 11, 2017

UMass women’s basketball rolls over Fisher College 121-38 in a record setting affair -

December 10, 2017

Hailey Leidel catches fire, breaks program record for 3-pointer’s in 121-38 victory over Fisher College -

December 10, 2017

Hockey Notebook: Jake Gaudet beginning to find his rhythm with UMass hockey -

December 10, 2017

Pipkins’ scoring outburst leads UMass past Providence -

December 9, 2017

Second half run leads UMass men’s basketball over Providence -

December 9, 2017

Students vote ‘yes’ for Student Union renovations -

December 8, 2017

Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 7, 2017

Writer and Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King speaks at Amherst College -

December 7, 2017

A reminder to my future self

Kate Leddy recalls her expectations when she joined the Daily Collegian as a freshman and describes what the past four years have meant to her.

Change costs comfort, but mental illness costs lives

Kate Leddy discusses the meaning of activism in terms of her experience with eating disorders and other mental illnesses.

Breaking news: women touch themselves sometimes

Kate Leddy discusses the stigma and sexism attached to female masturbation, and the importance of teaching young girls to love their bodies.

A different kind of sex ed

Op-Ed editor Kate Leddy introduces the special issue on sex.

Stop ignoring your white privilege

Columnist Kate Leddy implores individuals to educate themselves on white privilege and the “Black Lives Matter” movement.

You need to try EFT right now

Kate Leddy explains a healing method called Emotional Freedom Tapping and how her experience has affected her.

Lessons learned from a boy band

In light of recent news about Zayn Malik leaving the band One Direction, Kate Leddy discusses why it is wrong to make fun of the fans that are feeling devastated by the event.

An open letter to the people who ‘forgot to eat’

Kate Leddy details her experience with an eating disorder and discusses why diet culture has ruined intuitive eating for so many.

I skipped class to go to the gym and don’t regret it

Kate Leddy talks about cutting class for her mental health and discusses why we should be more accepting of taking a day off every once in a while.

An open letter to the people who were kind when I was struggling

Kate Leddy addresses those who helped her through a struggle with anorexia nervosa and depression through simple acts of kindness.

How to start meditating (because yes, you really should)

Columnist Kate Leddy discusses her thoughts on meditation and how she learned to incorporate it in her life.

My mental illness does define me (to an extent)

Kate Leddy discusses the importance of accepting experiences with mental illness instead of trying to hide them.

When guilt-trips backfire

Kate Leddy discusses why self-shaming and competition is counterproductive in motivating ourselves to be better members of society.

Don’t give up on therapy

Kate Leddy says that one bad experience with a mental health professional shouldn’t put people off from ever trying it again.

Recovering from anorexia on a health-obsessed campus

Kate Leddy discusses the difficulties of recovering from an eating disorder at a university known for its promotions of healthy living and fitness.

Why the media doesn’t handle depression well

Kate Leddy addresses the problem with many of the discussions about depression that have followed Robin Williams’ death.

Workout on the Quad comes to UMass

SELF Magazine is coming to UMass campus for a fun-filled day of exercise classes, freebies and treat giveaways.

Runners reunited: looking back on last year’s Boston Marathon

Runners at the 2013 Boston Marathon recall experiencing a finish that none of them had anticipated, and how they plan to remember and celebrate the strength of all of those who were at the scene.

Marky Ramone speaks at UMass

The history of the 1980s punk band The Ramones was both an exciting and difficult one, according to drummer Marky Ramone, who spoke last night at UMass about his perspective on life in the music industry as well as his struggle with alcohol abuse.

UMass students give opinions on The Hatch eatery

With the temporary closing of Blue Wall and permanent closing of Burgers 101 comes a variety of opinions from students on The Hatch eatery, where many now eat instead.