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UMass cross country teams ready for beginning of championship season Saturday -

Saturday, October 10, 2015

UMass women’s soccer falls to George Mason in overtime Thursday -

Friday, October 9, 2015

Kathy Forde’s Cole Lecture focuses on the role of journalism in racial justice -

Friday, October 9, 2015

UMPD reportedly requests assistance from DA concerning reported rape -

Friday, October 9, 2015

Mark Morris’ hat trick leads UMass men’s soccer to Wednesday victory -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

UMass men’s soccer stuns URI behind rebound off late penalty kick Wednesday -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

UMass loads up for shootout versus Bowling Green -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Former Middle Eastern foes advocate for peace -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Discussion of Tibet’s future to be held Tuesday night -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Student leader profile: National Society of Collegiate Scholars President Mike Franco -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Why you should be optimistic about UMass hockey this season -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

UMass looks to be more competitive in Hockey East behind youth -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Inexperience highlights questions surrounding UMass hockey entering 2015 -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Steven Iacobellis ready to assume captain role for UMass hockey -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Dynamic freshmen duo joins UMass defense with high expectations -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

John Micheletto ready for a pivotal fourth season at the helm of UMass hockey -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

It’s not what you know; it’s what you can pretend to know -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Perfect images: Online versions of ourselves can’t give true confidence -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Arguments of immigration hawks not based on pragmatism -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Stockbridge lecturer offers a permaculture perspective with ‘Inhabit’ screening -

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Facebook privacy disclaimer does not protect anything

A trend that is currently wide-spread on Facebook in which users post disclaimer statuses securing their ownership over their virtual property is a hoax according to sources.

Mount Holyoke coach squashed

Mount Holyoke College’s head squash coach was fired by the college yesterday after pleading no contest to a reckless endangerment charge earlier in the day in a Connecticut court, according to a Mt. Holyoke press release.

Blue Wall to have Thanksgiving buffet for students who stay on campus

UMass’s Blue Wall is transforming one of it’s usual stations into a Thanksgiving dinner buffet so students who could not make it home for the holidays still get to enjoy the traditional dinner.

Town of Amherst receives a $300,000 grant

The Town of Amherst received a $300,000 grant from the Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women.

Massachusetts votes down “death with dignity” initiative

By a narrow margin, question 2 on the Massachusetts ballot, which addressed the issue of physician-assisted suicide, was voted down yesterday.

“Right to Repair” and medical marijuana laws pass

At the time of writing, two of the questions on the Massachusetts ballots were passed.

Brown has slight edge on the eve of election night, polls say

A day before election, Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren utilize the last minute in their own ways to try to secure a victory.

Major ballot questions you will see on November 6

President is not the only thing you will be voting for on November 6. There is a series of questions that affect state policy in an array of areas. Know what you are about to encounter before you hit the polls.

UMass’ nine-day-long Homecoming kicks off today

University of Massachusetts will be kicking off a nine-day-long Homecoming week today that will stretch across two weekends and have more than 60 events.

EEE ban lifted on campus and in surrounding areas

The University of Massachusetts lifted its ban on nighttime outdoor activities Monday, according to an email released to the campus community.

Graduate school enrollment down, applications up

Enrollment for first-time graduate school applicants dropped for the second straight year, despite the amount of applications increasing 4.3 percent, according to a Council of Graduate Schools report released in September.

UMass Eco-Rep program recycles for the “Trash Sort 2012”

Students dressed head-to-toe in white DuPont haz-mat suits on the library lawn yesterday morning were not cleaning up a toxic waste spill or dealing with aliens or plutonium; they were recycling trash.

Students weigh in on value of massive open online classes

With Massive Open Online Classes becoming more popular, students worry that the free online classes will undermine their degrees.

EEE Death in Massachusetts

A second Massachusetts resident has died as a result of complications from mosquito-borne diseases over the weekend.

New senators sworn into SGA

The new Student Government Association senators were sworn in during the first senate meeting of the year last night.

Coalition of Amherst Neighborhoods aims to change town bylaws

Amherst citizens are trying to manage out-of-control partying and heavy usage of town emergency resources with a new tactic. Rather than increasing fines as done in the past, they are looking to take on local landlords and zoning laws with four recent petitions.

Upward bound grant

Two Springfield high schools– Springfield High School of Commerce and Springfield High School– will reap the benefits of UMass’s newly reinstated ‘Upward Bound’ grant.

Freshmen making immediate impact on SGA

As the Student Government Association election draws near, the SGA hopes for solid turnout from the freshman class.

Amherst police prepare for second weekend

Amherst police department will be patrolling the streets this weekend, after vandalism and alcohol-related incidents last weekend.

New healthcare law has got you covered

Under new law, students can stay on parents’ insurance, reap new benefits of extended coverage.