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Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma -

March 28, 2017

Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

March 28, 2017

Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

March 28, 2017

UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

March 28, 2017

UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

March 28, 2017

UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

March 28, 2017

UMass baseball gets its long-awaited homecoming Tuesday against Northeastern -

March 28, 2017

Have you popped your bubble? -

March 28, 2017

The atrophy of activism: a message for student protesters -

March 28, 2017

Emmi Beuger’s day off – Interview with Kate Leddy -

March 28, 2017

Josh Odam spreads succinct messages through Free Negro University clothing line -

March 28, 2017

Fourteen random ‘treat yourself’ items for $25 and under -

March 28, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video -

March 27, 2017

Anthropology professor holds lecture on violence and policymaking -

March 27, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue 2017 -

March 27, 2017

Congressmen McGovern and Ellison discuss progressive politics under Trump administration on Saturday -

March 27, 2017

SGA President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Lily Wallace promise to improve assistance to student activists next year -

March 27, 2017

Editor’s note: UMass works because they do -

March 27, 2017

The UMass club that is un-beelievable -

March 27, 2017

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer -

March 27, 2017

UPC releases spring concert lineup

The performers spread across genres to appeal to all students.

Anti-racism workshop teaches tactics to fight oppression in community

The workshop was held in the Cape Cod Lounge on Thursday.

The UMass Sanctuary Movement will be hosting a student strike this Friday

Strike will be in the Student Union from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Jeb Bush gives talk at Amherst College

The former Florida governor discussed numerous political issues to a sold-out crowd Tuesday night at Johnson Capel.

Sunderland couple arrested for alleged human trafficking and sexual servitude

The husband, wife and daughter transported women to be sex slaves in massage parlors.

Lone Wolf Cafe in Amherst fights cockroach infestation

The Main St. café in Amherst center has been dealing with a cockroach infestation since the end of 2015.

Amherst crowd holds candlelight vigil following election results

A diverse crowd gathered in the Amherst Commons for a candlelight vigil following Donald Trump’s victory.

SGA expands composting with pilot program

The program will test the effectiveness of using more bins around the UMass campus, according to the SGA’s secretary of sustainability.

Police raid 81-year-old’s property to confiscate a single pot plant

Property owner’s daughter calls raid a Fourth Amendment violation.

Candlelight vigil held to mourn deaths of victims of police violence

Around 200 people gathered Monday night for the vigil mourning the loss of those affected by police violence.

Members of Amherst community unfazed by water ban

Members of the Amherst community comment on town’s mandatory water ban.

Governor Baker to award UMass $5 million for cybersecurity and technology

Grant from Commonwealth will allow university’s partnerships to expand computing facilities and training programs.

UMass expected to divest from fossil fuels after Board of Directors unanimous vote

AMHERST– By a unanimous vote from the University of Massachusetts Foundation’s Board of Directors, UMass will become the first major public university to divest its direct investments in fossil fuel companies, according to the school’s press release. In mid April, hundreds of University of Massachusetts students held a sit-in inside the Whitmore Administration Building, demanding the university cut its investments in fossil fuels. The protest lasted eight nonconsecutive days and over 30 students were arrested for trespassing on the property. Today, their efforts have been rewarded. “This action is consistent with the principles that have guided our university since its Land Grant inception…

‘Recycled Revenue’ business proposal wins Hult Prize competition

Fourteen teams competed to present the best social enterprise aimed at doubling the income of 10 million people.

Amherst residents gather for holiday-themed Merry Maple Festival

Attendees of the event said the festival fostered a strong community atmosphere.

Student Leader Profile: University Programming Council Executive Director Bianca Surjawan.

The senior BDIC major reflects on her role as a student entertainment facilitator.

New $95 fee to be imposed on students taking science laboratory classes

The money raised from the fee will be spent on buying new equipment and upgrading machinery.

UMass selected to host largest student entrepreneur competition, with a million dollar prize

Student teams must develop a hypothetical business plan to improve urban living spaces.

UMass Associate Professor Lisa Wexler wins Fulbright Fellowship to do research in Canada

Wexler will travel to Halifax in spring 2016 to raise awareness for indigenous people.

Drake’s surprise mixtape yields few surprises

“If You’re Reading This Too Late” fails to break new ground for the superstar rapper.