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Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 13, 2017

Makar, Ferraro off to Ontario to compete for Team Canada’s World Junior hockey team -

December 12, 2017

Lecture attempts to answer whether treatment of depression has resulted in over-prescription of SSRIs -

December 12, 2017

Palestinian students on campus react to President Trump’s recent declaration -

December 12, 2017

Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies -

December 12, 2017

GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

December 12, 2017

Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

December 12, 2017

Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

December 12, 2017

Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now -

December 12, 2017

When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

December 12, 2017

A snapshot of my college experience -

December 12, 2017

Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

December 12, 2017

Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

December 12, 2017

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph -

December 12, 2017

Some of my favorite everyday brands -

December 12, 2017

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

To infinity, and beyond

Katie McKenna reflects on her time at the University.

Bostonian spirit prevails

Katie McKenna describes her experience on the day of the Boston Marathon bombings and why the Marathon, and Boston’s pride, makes the city so unique.

Reminiscing over the past four years

Katie McKenna nostalgically recounts her past four years at UMass but understands the importance of embracing change.

Olympics bring out national pride

Katie McKenna wonders why she’s rooting for her country’s athletes at Sochi.

Stop hating Valentine’s Day

Katie McKenna proposes a new perspective of viewing Valentine’s Day and explains why opponents of the holiday should stop hating it.

Lessons learned from preschoolers

Katie McKenna reminisces about her job working with preschoolers and reflects over the lessons they taught her.

A love letter to Amherst

Katie McKenna disproves the idea that her experience at UMass has simply been an extension of high school.

Practicality versus risk with college majors

Katie McKenna defends the risky pursuit of a liberal arts career.

Ancient words hold modern truth

In a culture that pressures its people to constantly pick sides, Columnist Katie McKenna implores us to consider all sides of a debate openly before choosing anything.

What Marathon Monday can teach us

Collegian columnist Katie McKenna asks the question – how many UMass students know of Patriots’ Day’s true meaning?

Mind your manners

Columnist Katie McKenna recounts the lessons in manners gained from her parents and encourages others to do the same.

Oscar worthy, schmoscar worthy

Collegian columnist Katie McKenna tries to figure out what intrinsic merits, if any, works of art hold or whether it’s all just flashy commercialism.

Thoreau and free thought

We all glorify the idea of standing up for our own beliefs, but it can be an ugly reality.

Thank the rock

Collegian columnist Katie McKenna gives thanks for that quirky little foundation of a person many families have.

Television’s hidden benefits

Collegian Columnist Katie McKenna discusses the learning benefits of television.

Midterms? No worries

Collegian columnist Katie McKenna explains why she doesn’t worry about midterms, and why you shouldn’t either.

Embracing weather perks and people quirks

Columnist Katie McKenna embraces both temperamental New England weather and people for their quirks.

Lax Bro Culture

The style and culture of the “lax bro” is explored by columnist Katie McKenna.

You are not your major

Collegian columnist Katie McKenna discusses and rebuffs the common practice of making assumptions about an acquaintance’s major.