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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

Life outside the classroom, a priceless experience

Courtesy of Taylor Snow

Taylor Snow reflects on his time at the University.

Gallery: UMass basketball falls to Tennessee in NCAA Tournament


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


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


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


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.

Slideshow: Nemo Blizzard

Check out images taken by Collegian correspondents during and after the Nemo blizzard.

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.