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UMass Votes Coalition hosts voter registration event -

September 28, 2016

Brettell presents on U.S. immigration policies -

September 28, 2016

UMass running back Marquis Young looks to build off momentum gained against Mississippi State -

September 28, 2016

UMass field hockey team seeks revenge against undefeated UConn -

September 28, 2016

UMass hockey announces captains for 2016-17 season -

September 28, 2016

Andy Isabella finds his niche within the UMass football offense -

September 28, 2016

The EpiPen Crisis: How did this happen? -

September 28, 2016

Cymbals Eat Guitars evolve and impress on “Pretty Years” -

September 28, 2016

Artifex Pereo’s “Passengers” is an otherworldly, haunting ride -

September 28, 2016

Bastille perfectly encapsulates the “Wild World” we live in -

September 28, 2016

Candlelight vigil held to mourn deaths of victims of police violence -

September 27, 2016

UMass hosts William A. Douglass for lecture and chair in Basque cultural studies -

September 27, 2016

Amherst Select Board discusses imposing fines on those who violate water usage ban -

September 27, 2016

UMass tennis opens season on high note with performance at Brown Invitational -

September 27, 2016

UMass women’s soccer using long break to prepare for Atlantic 10 play -

September 27, 2016

Notebook: Ford ‘takes step forward,’ Williams appears on SportsCenter -

September 27, 2016

UMass cross country and track and field coach Ken O’Brien hits half century mark with program -

September 27, 2016

A-10 soccer notebook: Duquesne shuts out Robert Morris 1-0 to win fourth straight -

September 27, 2016

The blue light situation: When is enough, enough? -

September 27, 2016

Survivor; awesome yet evil -

September 27, 2016

Mistakes, a part of the educational process

Sara Cody shares how she has learned from the mistakes she has made in her past 4 years at UMass.

Resources on and around campus for victims of sexual abuse

Resources: Sexual Assault-General Information These national websites feature basic Information on creating a basic infrastructure of knowledge on sexual assault. These sites features advice, prevention tips, statistics, links to other helpful resources, printable literature about sexual assault,blogs, basic resources, and lists national events that bring awareness to sexual assault. Search by state for organizations and support groups for sexual assault. R.A.I.N.N. Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network Information Page National Sexual Violence Resource Center S.A.R.A. Sexual Assault Resource Agency Sexual Assault Training & Investigations womenshealth.gov FAQ page Local Sexual Assault Support Centers Each of these locations offers a variety of…

Interim Vice Chancellor Jean Kim looking to claim position permanently

Dr. Jean Kim, the interim vice chancellor for student affairs and campus life, would like to take over the position on a permanent basis.

Journalists not dying, just changing

Sara Cody urges young journalists and other media professionals to “evolve” and understand the field’s growing reliance on multimedia.

Slideshow: Amherst Townehouse Fire – The Aftermath

The fire at the Townehouses in North Amherst left significant amounts of damage.

Video: Fire at Amherst Townehouses

Early Sunday morning, the Amherst Fire Department received a call reporting a fire in the living room of apartment 86 of the Townehouse Apartments on Meadow Street of North Amherst.

Video: UMass students prompt Patrick

Red Summer Sun to play Monkey Bar

Red Summer Sun, a local band of high school friends, will be playing Friday Saturday 11, 2009 at the Monkey Bar. There is a $5 cover charge and doors open at 11pm.

Students volunteer at newly founded Massachusetts Academy of Sciences

The Massachusetts Academy of Sciences (MAS), founded several months ago by a biology professor at the University of Massachusetts, provides volunteer opportunities for students to interact with kids in the name of science.

Pacemakers secured

Future recipients of the newest line of implanted medical devices may share a common enemy with the computer in front of them: Internet hackers. In the United States alone, there are more then 2.5 million Implanted Medical Devices (IMDs), including pacemakers, defibrillators, and insulin pumps.

Sports drinks’ effects investigated

A scientific study conducted at the University of Massachusetts is aiming to prove that designer energy drinks and sports bars may do more harm then good. “I’m not trying to say all sports drinks are evil,” laughs Barry S. Braun, an associate professor of kinesiology and the director of the energy metabolism laboratory at the University of Massachusetts.