Scrolling Headlines:

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Minutemen third, Minutewomen finish fifth in Atlantic 10 Championships for UMass track and field -

May 8, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse wins A-10 title for ninth straight season -

May 8, 2017

Dayton takes two from UMass softball in weekend series -

May 8, 2017

Towson stonewalls UMass men’s lacrosse in CAA Championship; Minutemen season ends after 9-4 loss -

May 6, 2017

Zach Coleman to join former coach Derek Kellogg at LIU Brooklyn -

May 5, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse advances to CAA finals courtesy of Dan Muller’s heroics -

May 4, 2017

On campus: The liberal assault on free speech -

May 4, 2017

Scott Brown, Elizabeth Warren clash in debate

Sen. Scott Brown and Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warren traded jabs in a gathering at Springfield Symphony Hall last night.

Ted Koppel to speak at UMass commencement ceremony

Journalist Ted Koppel will give an address at the University’s commencement ceremony, Friday, May 11, at McGuirk Alumni Stadium.

McLean hits all the right notes in a low-key set

When a 66-year-old Don McLean belted out “American Pie” at the Calvin Theater in Northampton Saturday, time seemed to roll back just a little.

Don McLean keeps the music alive at the Calvin

Don McLean, composer and performer of the legendary song “American Pie,” will be performing that song and others at the Calvin Theater in Northampton this Saturday night.

Longtime journalism professor Howard Ziff dies at 81

Howard Ziff, the founder of the University of Massachusetts’ journalism program, died early yesterday at the Fisher Home on North Pleasant Street in Amherst. He was 81.

Faculty Senate discusses football’s move to MAC, passes motion

Debate has sparked over the announcement of UMass’ football program’s change to the Football Bowl Subdivision in the Mid-American Conference

Front & Back: Episode VII

They might be a day late, but they beat on, like boats against the current.

Finalists for chancellor post expected to be determined in next few months

The Chancellor Search Committee has started to place ads for the next chancellor in newspapers, and members expect to interview finalists by February.

Caret underscores importance of higher education in address to Faculty Senate

UMass President Robert Caret highlighted the importance and priority of public higher education funding in an address to the UMass Faculty Senate yesterday.

UMass reopens for Tuesday

UMass will be open and hold classes as normally scheduled today, but school officials are urging those traveling to campus take caution when heading out, a University spokesman said yesterday.

University cancels classes

The University of Massachusetts has cancelled all classes Monday because of the rare October snowstorm that struck the region over the weekend.

U.S. Rep. Olver announces his retirement

U.S. Rep. John Olver said yesterday that he would retire from the U.S. House after his term ends in 2012.

UMass students help collect donations for local shelters

Around 300 students and members of the community yesterday participated in the 23rd annual Shelter Sunday, an event that raises funds for local organizations that help those in need.

Occupy Amherst movement sweeps through town

Protesters fired up by the national Occupy Wall Street movement united in Amherst yesterday denouncing corporate greed and economic inequality.

Chancellor’s search committee holds first meeting

The search committee for Chancellor Robert Holub’s search committee met on Wednesday.

Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray visits UMass Democrats

Lt. Gov. Tim Murray, D-Mass., made a pit-stop at UMass yesterday, speaking to a group of college Democrats.

Chancellor Holub addresses setbacks, financial progress at Faculty Convocation

Chancellor Holub addressed financial setbacks at the annual Faculty Convocation on Friday.

“Extreme Makeover” comes to UMass

Crew from the show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” visited UMass for help with a new project.

UMass campus, Amherst community remember Sept. 11

A number of memorial services were held this weekend to remember the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11.

Chancellor Robert Holub to leave UMass

Robert Holub will be stepping down from his position as the Chancellor of UMass at the end of July next year.