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UMass men’s basketball struggles offensively in 69-53 loss against Richmond -

February 6, 2016

UMass women’s basketball falls short against Fordham Saturday afternoon -

February 6, 2016

UMass hockey loses ninth straight, falls to No. 9 BU 6-3 -

February 5, 2016

UMass hockey can’t heed coach John Micheletto’s warning in 6-3 loss against BU -

February 5, 2016

Jury convicts Patrick Durocher of rape, assault and battery -

February 5, 2016

UMass student dies Friday morning -

February 5, 2016

Puck Talk: UMass prepares for the Terriers -

February 5, 2016

Third and 20: the Super Bowl -

February 5, 2016

UMass women’s basketball set to take on Fordham at Mullins -

February 4, 2016

UMass investigating alleged misuse of campus resources within Physical Plant -

February 4, 2016

Closing arguments delivered as Patrick Durocher trial moves toward resolution -

February 4, 2016

UMass football announces 30 members to its 2016 recruiting class -

February 4, 2016

Dean’s Beans founder speaks at first MassPIRG meeting of semester -

February 4, 2016

UMass revises guest policy for Super Bowl weekend -

February 4, 2016

UMass graduates are ‘attractive to employers’ -

February 4, 2016

IT to host open forum, discuss new acceptable use and confidentiality policies -

February 4, 2016

Herrell’s hosts event to support Whole Children -

February 4, 2016

UMass police chief hiring procedure involves input from across campus -

February 4, 2016

UMass men’s and women’s track and field set to perform this weekend in preparation for the Atlantic 10 championships -

February 4, 2016

Heather MacLean shines in junior season for UMass track and field -

February 4, 2016

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.

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.

New school year brings new visions to SGA

This term, Student Government Association focusing on “communication and collaboration”.