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Amherst residents rally against Dakota pipeline in water ceremony outside TD Bank -

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Laura Reed discusses nuclear disarmament under Obama Administration -

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SGA President announces opening of vice president position -

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Four UMass divers qualify for NCAA Tournament at Bucknell Invitational this weekend -

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Top 25 Basketball Notebook: UCLA pulls off major upset over Kentucky -

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College football playoff seeds came out Sunday; Alabama gets top seed -

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UMass club hockey comes out of travel weekend 1-1-1 -

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Notebook: UMass men’s basketball guard Luwane Pipkins among nation’s best in steals -

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Listen when you argue to truly understand -

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Letter to the Editor: local veterans on Hampshire flag burning -

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Standing Rock’s message could save America -

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What people’s email signoffs say about them -

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Union Square Holiday Market adds to festivities in NYC -

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Veterans Advocacy Services cancels event celebrating Hampshire College flag victory -

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UMass women’s basketball team can’t recover from sluggish start in 65-55 loss to George Mason -

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‘Loving’ is simple, honest and a rare beauty -

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Trump’s victory is unsurprising in racist America -

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Capitalism must be fixed, not replaced -

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Three-point shooting sinks UMass women’s basketball in loss to George Mason -

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Use words to describe, not diminish -

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Life outside the classroom, a priceless experience

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Taylor Snow reflects on his time at the University.

Gallery: UMass basketball falls to Tennessee in NCAA Tournament

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The Minutemen couldn’t overcome opening jitters and missed opportunities in a lopsided 86-67 loss to Tennessee in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Photos by Taylor C. Snow.

Gallery: UMass basketball holds open practice at PNC Arena, preps for first NCAA Tournament game

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UMass held an open practice at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., on Thursday, one day ahead of its NCAA Tournament game against Tennessee.

Gallery: UMass basketball celebrates first NCAA Tournament selection in 16 years

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The Minutemen were selected into the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1998 on Sunday night. The team gathered at the Amherst Brewing Company down the road from campus to take in the moment.

Slideshow: UMass vs VCU

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The best photos from Friday night’s men’s basketball game between UMass and VCU at the Mullins Center. Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR. Photos by Taylor C. Snow, Cade Belisle and James Jesson.

Runners react to bombings, show appreciation for Boston

Numerous runners were within minutes of crossing the Boston Marathon finish line last Monday before tragedy struck. Hear their stories of chaos, frustration and an ultimate sense of community, in the end.

Husband and wife relive chaotic search following Boston Marathon bombing

Runner Jody Zylstra and her spectating husband Joe were separated following the Boston Marathon bombings, but the Minnesota couple frantically searched and eventually found each other.

Slideshow: UMass honors Boston Marathon runners at spring football game

Boston Marathon runners ran a lap around McGuirk Stadium on Saturday and UMass football players wore the names of the marathon bombing victims.

Paul Yanakopulos leads UMass to win with suicide squeeze

With the bases loaded in the bottom of the 10th on Wednesday,Paul Yanakopulos came through with a game-tying suicide squeeze, setting up the Minutemen for their fourth straight win.

UMass secures spot in Beanpot finals with win over BC

The UMass baseball team had its biggest offensive performance of the season yesterday, putting up 11 runs on Boston College and obtaining the opportunity to defend its Beanpot title.

Buying into “The Brotherhood”

The UMass men’s basketball team possesses a unique form of chemistry in the Derek Kellogg era, and each year, young players must buy into the concept in order to ensure success.

Franklin stir fry: risk and reward

Taylor Snow takes readers through an explicit adventure in Franklin Dining Commons, as he describes the food behind the infamous “Frank Stank.”

UMass Crime Log: Feb. 8-10

This week’s crime log includes two cell phone-related domestic assault and batteries and the alleged theft of a laptop by a local homeless man.

UMass Crime Log: Jan. 31 – Feb. 3

This week’s crime log includes a drug distribution at Winter White Tour and a man who’s prosthetic leg was run over by a taxi.

UMass Faculty Senate vote falls shy on call for reversal of football program’s FBS move

The UMass Faculty Senate vote to voice its disapproval of the football program’s recent move to the FBS fell short by one vote during its meeting on Thursday.

UMass Crime Log: Jan. 25-27

This past weekend’s arrests include a female who was arrested twice by UMPD in one day and an assault and battery between two brothers, among others.

Don’t take out student loans without a game plan

As the student loan deficit currently hovers around $1 trillion dollars, Taylor Snow gives advice on how to approach student loans.

UMass Campus Initiative partners with MassSave for energy audits

UMass has partnered with MassSave to help students off campus with free energy audits.

Minutemen comeback falls short in 5-4 loss to Providence College

The UMass hockey team had three game-tying goals Friday night against Providence, but numerous odd-man rushes by the Friars kept the Minutemen from victory as they fell 5-4.

NFL divisional round predictions

Taylor C. Snow has the scoop on this weekend’s NFL divisional round matchups, as he makes predictions for each of the four games.