March 4, 2015

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Professor Neil Forbes receives $1.56 million grant to develop cancer-killing Salmonella. -

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

UMass, Trey Davis ready for Richmond and Kendall Anthony -

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Milan Fashion Week mixes the old with the new -

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Smartphone surge following historic net neutrality decision shows relationship between technology and consumers -

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Tournament time: UMass women’s basketball faces St. Bonaventure in A-10 opener -

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Bread & Butter brings local produce to Amherst’s breakfast scene -

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‘Blarney’ guest policy is too harsh and was announced too late -

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Esho and Lalanne ready for one final show at Mullins Center -

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Inside the Park with Marky Mark: March 3, 2015 -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Meet the 2015 SGA spring election candidates -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Years of dedication lead to breakout senior campaign for Zack LaRue -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Five simple steps to get your college diet on track -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Students head to State House, push for more public higher education funding -

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Gabriel Schmitt hopes to improve UMass health services as student trustee -

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Barrett/Barbosa ‘ready on day one’ -

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An outsider to the SGA, student trustee candidate Nicholas Vigneau says he brings a fresh perspective to the position -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Kristi Sefanoni pleased with UMass softball’s start to season -

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Outsider candidates Rocco Giordano and Dhananjay (Danny) Mirlay Srinivas intent on shoring up student-administration relationship, getting more voices heard -

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UMass tennis wins its first conference match in weekend split -

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Minutewomen excel despite injuries, Minutemen gain experience -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Gender-neutral housing looks to expand

Residential Life considers offering more options

Amherst Police dish out multiple arrests for noise violations at semester’s close

Officers from the Amherst Police Department were on alert this weekend and broke up a number of parties, arresting the residents of three locations in response to town by law violations.

“Extravaganja” event leads to multiple arrests for Amherst Police.

Due to the large turnout of attendees for the annual “Extravaganja” event this weekend, the Amherst Police Department responded to multiple calls in the downtown area.

UMass Community Run for Boston attracts large turnout

Hundreds of people attended a run organized to support the victims and those affected by the Boston Marathon bombings Thursday night by the Mullins Center.

Patriots Day weekend leads to 15 arrests

The three-day weekend brought many arrests for the Amherst Police Department who dealt with 14 separate incidences of alcohol related crime.

Large gatherings lead to multiple alcohol-related arrests in the Amherst crime log

Off-campus partying this weekend led to the arrest of multiple individuals in the Amherst area despite prior preparations made by Amherst police.

Friday and Saturday night parties lead to multiple reported arrests in the Amherst crime log

Police responded to a number of large parties over the holiday weekend, including multiple reports of theft, a drunk driving incident and a lost man accidentally turning himself in.

Amherst police increase patrols to prevent spring break break-ins

Increased Amherst Police Department presence over spring break led to increased patrols to prevent break-ins and led to three arrests for DUIs.

UMass researcher played key role in child cured of HIV

Dr. Katherine Luzuriaga of UMass Medical School in Worcester was key in the “functional cure” of a child born with HIV in Mississippi.

Annual “Blarney Blowout” leads to multiple arrests at Townhouse Apartments

Amherst police prepared for this year’s annual “Blarney “Blowout” in downtown Amherst, however, the most riotous behavior occurred at the Townhouse apartments on Meadow Street.

Slideshow: Rally to End Rape Culture

A rally was staged as the culmination of CERC’s “Week of Action Against Rape Culture” (WAAR).

Multiple arrests including those for OUI and disorderly conduct in Amherst Crime Log

While weekend temperatures were cold, often dipping below freezing, they did not stop a number of arrests from being made in the Amherst area as reported in the crime log.

Coalition to End Rape Culture hosts rally to bring awareness

UMass’ Coalition to End Rape Culture organized a rally in support of its “Week of Action Against Rape Culture” on Friday.

Amherst crime log: Feb. 22-24

A pair of breaking and entering and alcohol related arrests were reported this weekend. However, a nuisance house violation at a house where a band performed for over 300 people, stole the show.

UMass awards engineer grant for energy efficiency research grant

Engineer David Irwin has received a grant to fund software development on optimizing energy efficiency in homes and businesses.

Vandalism in Amherst Crime Log

Multiple incidents of vandalism, impaired driving and off road accidents were reported in the Amherst weekend crime log along with an early morning fight.

UMass launches campus sustainability site

The University has launched a website aimed at sharing and educating the public on sustainability on campus.

UMass named one of “best value campuses”

The Princeton Review rates UMass as one of the “150” Best Value Colleges” from a group over 650 rated schools.

Amherst Crime Log shows multiple car accidents

The Amherst Crime Log reported multiple car accidents this weekend after heavy storms add increased danger of driving for residents

UMass turns 150, events to take place throughout the year

In April UMass will turn 150, and a news release from the University highlights the sesquicentennial events to take place throughout the year.