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UMass football selected to finish fourth in MAC East preseason poll -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Legislature overrides Baker’s UMass budget cut -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Report: UMass football’s Todd Stafford arrested Saturday morning in Stamford, Connecticut -

Monday, July 20, 2015

UMass names Molly O’Mara newly-created associate director of athletics for communications and PR -

Monday, July 20, 2015

Baker approves state budget, UMass to receive $5.25 million less than legislature’s proposed figure -

Friday, July 17, 2015

UMass bathroom policy to provide comfort, safety for transgender and non-gender conforming students -

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Long-time UMass professor Normand Berlin, 83, dies -

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

UMass professor and poet James Tate dies at 71 -

Thursday, July 9, 2015

State legislators propose budget, UMass could receive almost $532 million -

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Cause of death determined for UMass student Chloe Malast -

Monday, July 6, 2015

Nick Mariano, Zach Oliveri transferring from UMass men’s lacrosse program -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Four months after banning Iranian students from certain graduate programs, UMass announces new measures to ensure compliance with U.S. law -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Justin King sentenced to eight to 12 years in prison -

Monday, June 29, 2015

Two future UMass hockey players selected in 2015 NHL Draft -

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Supreme Court ruling clears way for same-sex marriage nationwide -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Former UMass center Cady Lalanne taken 55th overall by Spurs in 2015 NBA Draft -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Second of four men found guilty on three counts of aggravated rape in 2012 UMass gang rape case -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Boston bomber speaks out for first time: ‘I am sorry for the lives I have taken’ -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

King claims sex with woman was consensual during alleged 2012 gang rape -

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Wrongful death suit filed in death of UMass student -

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Murderous child subgenre in horror films

(Courtesy of Angeles Entertainment Group)

The common tropes of an ignored sub section in the horror genre.

‘Devil’s Due’ is diabolically disappointing

This found footage flick only presents a cure for insomnia.

Recreation Center warns students of endangered access to equipment rentals

Due to theft of equipment at the Rec Center, staff is threatening to revoke access
and make people pay for use of their equipment.

Amherst Cinema Hosts acclaimed Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki’s Films

The Amherst Cinema celebrates some of Hayao Miyazaki’s most notable animated works.

Therapy robot developed at UMass has successful first test run

A robot developed by University of Massachusetts researchers is making improvements in the lives of stroke patients.

Forum to be held on natural hazard mitigation plan

Officials at the University of Massachusetts will be discussing natural disaster preparedness in a draft plan Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the UMass Police Department.

Males pledge against ‘violence against women’ in White Ribbon Campaign event

For the first time, the annual White Ribbon Campaign event to collect pledges against violence against women was held in the Student Union Ballroom this past Wednesday.

Lagunitas Sucks: Brown Shugga’ Substitute Ale

Lagunitas Brewing Company – located in Petaluma, Calif. – is a laid backed microbrewery known for its hefty names including the limited edition Sucks Brown Shugga’ Substitute Ale.

Schwarzenegger wreacks havoc once again in “The Last Stand”

As Arnold Schwarzenegger famously said in “Terminator,” “I’ll be back”. Well, after almost a decade away from the movie screens, the 1980s action hero is back, having officially made his full return (not including his minor roles in the “Expendable” films) to his acting career with his role in “The Last Stand.” The Austrian Oak plays the lead role of Ray Owens, a former Los Angeles Police Department narcotics officer who settles down in the small town of Sommerton Junction following a botched police operation on his behalf.. Owens becomes the sheriff of Sommerton Junction, seemingly a perfect small rural…

Safe Passage raises $225,000

Safe Passage, the Northampton-based organization that is committed to ending domestic violence, raised about $225,000 Sunday during its ninth annual Hot Chocolate Run.

‘Holy Motors’ confounds

French film “Holy Motors” is a confusing, mystifying film that leaves audiences more puzzled than entertained.

Video: UMass vs UNH Hockey Highlights

Video highlight of UMass’ 2-1 overtime win over UNH last Friday at the Mullins Center.

UMass Celebrates its Second Annual Homecoming Parade

The Second Annual Homecoming Parade was Held Oct. 27 to kick off Homecoming Weekend.

Sinister burns Bughuul into audiences

Derrickson’s “Sinister” is an entertaining horror movie that dabs a little too often into horror movie clichés for safety as well as comic relief.

Video: UMass Hockey Preview

UMass hockey head coach John Micheletto and players preview the upcoming season.

MASSPIRG new voters project

MASSPRIG’s new voters project allows UMass students to step up to the ballot box for the first time by facilitating the voter registration process so that students will become more involved.

“Dredd 3D” fails to live up to hype

Shallow characters and an over-usage of special effects may leave viewers distracted in the new 3D film.