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Route 9 Diner closes as attorney general files discrimination complaint -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

UMass tight end Jean Sifrin performs in front of NFL scouts at Pro Day -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Sisters on the Runway successfully hosts benefit fashion show for Safe Passage -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

‘Hurry sickness’ is actually wasting our time -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Angela Davis condemns the prison industrial complex in campus talk -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

UMass softball’s home opener postponed due to unplayable field conditions -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Kickin’ Back Dance Crew looks to emerge as its own dance club -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Doing good while looking good: Fashion show raises domestic violence awareness -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Ryan Moloney pitching with confidence for UMass baseball -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Police Log: Friday, March 27 to Sunday, March 29, 2015 -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The real importance of water for our health -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

UMass Pro Day offers players a chance to be noticed -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

SGA election results ratified Monday night -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

How to recognize the signs of domestic violence -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

UMass tennis keeps on rolling, downs Albany 5-2 -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Keep your corporate hands off my Internet -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Thoughts on Zayn Malik -

Monday, March 30, 2015

Jury finds Emmanuel Bile Jr. guilty of two counts of aggravated rape in UMass gang rape trial -

Monday, March 30, 2015

Kickin’ Back Dance Crew looks to emerge as its own dance club -

Monday, March 30, 2015

Hird appointed dean of College of Social and Behavioral Sciences -

Monday, March 30, 2015

Reaching Lakes of the Clouds

During her first summer with the Appalachian Mountain Club’s Professional White Mountains Trail Crew, Collegian columnist Natalie Beittel hiked to the Lakes of the Clouds hut on Mt. Washington and here she vividly recalls it.

Things scree slopes can teach

In pursuit of adventure, Collegian contributor Natalie Beittel learns about bad weather, rocky footing and dead weight.

A woman on the trail

Collegian columnist Natalie Beittel has no problem getting her hands dirty and pulling her own weight. Natalie reports on her experience as one of the only women working with the White Mountain Trail Crew this summer in New Hampshire.

By Way of the River

Collegian columnist Natalie Beittel is back with another tale from her semester abroad in New Zealand. This week she chronicles her journey down the Clarence River.

Wilderness travel

Natalie Beittel wasn’t enjoying her classes at the University of Massachusetts. So she got on a plane and flew to New Zealand to spend the semester hiking, kayaking and canoeing on South Island.