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Former UMass student who accused four men of rape in 2012 testifies during trial Friday -

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Jurors hear police interview, read text messages by defendants in third UMass rape trial -

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UMass rape trial halts abruptly, opening statements delivered Tuesday -

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Friday, August 21, 2015

Adam Liccardi found guilty in UMass rape trial

Hampshire County Courthouse
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A jury convicted Liccardi on three of four charges filed against him after nearly 12 hours of deliberations.

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Closing arguments delivered in Adam Liccardi rape trial

Pierpont Residence Hall 
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The defendant, Adam Liccardi, also testified in the morning session. Jury deliberations are expected to begin Tuesday morning.

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Former UMass student who accused four men of rape in 2012 testifies during trial Friday

Pierpont Residence Hall in the Southwest Residential Area. (Collegian File Photo)

The alleged victim testified for almost two hours, and was emotional throughout. The prosecution rested its case Friday, and the defense is expected to call Adam Liccardi to the stand Monday.

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REPORT: UMass football’s Da’Sean Downey faces two assault charges in connection with February fight

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Downey, a sophomore, is scheduled to be arraigned Oct. 21 at Eastern Hampshire District Court in Belchertown.

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Jurors hear police interview, read text messages by defendants in third UMass rape trial

Hampshire County Courthouse
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The jury heard audio recordings of Adam Liccardi’s refusal to interview police and instead ask to speak with his attorney in October 2012.

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‘Living at UMass’ app aims to make move-in weekend a breeze

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The app, which is new for 2015, will offer students moving into their residence halls at UMass step-by-step directions to help with the move-in process.

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UMass rape trial halts abruptly, opening statements delivered Tuesday

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Opening statements were delivered in the trial of Adam Liccardi, who is the third of four to stand trial following an alleged 2012 gang rape in Pierpont Dormitory.

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UMass ranked in top 25 for LGBTQ students

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University has recently introduced new policies to support transgender and non-gender conforming students.

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UMass asks for additional funding, reconsideration of cost hikes

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The state legislature is expected to act in a supplemental budget bill next month.

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Route 9 Diner to reopen under new ownership

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Restaurateur Andy Yee told MassLive he recently purchased the diner, which plans to reopen in November as Johnny’s Roadside Diner.

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Rising UMass sophomore dies unexpectedly

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Nicholas Carr Bergstein, 20, a history major, died unexpectedly of a sudden illness Tuesday.

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Potential nighttime and weekend parking fee at UMass tabled

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The proposal to charge after 5 p.m., which drew much criticism in the spring, is still under University review, but will not take effect immediately.

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UMass students turn to crowdsourcing to pay for education expenses

On-campus students face expenses over $24,000 a year at UMass, leading some to find alternative ways to pay for their education.

Instead of taking out private loans that can carry high interest rates, some students are asking for people to donate to their education using websites like GoFundMe.

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Legislature overrides Baker’s UMass budget cut

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The Massachusetts House and Senate restored $5.25 million for the university system nearly two weeks after Governor Charlie Baker cut it from the state budget.

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Baker approves state budget, UMass to receive $5.25 million less than legislature’s proposed figure

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Governor’s decision brings allocation for the university system back in line with his initial proposal.

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UMass bathroom policy to provide comfort, safety for transgender and non-gender conforming students

Prince Hall in the Southwest Residential Area is equipped with two gender-inclusive bathrooms with showers. Other buildings on campus also have gender-inclusive bathrooms without showers. (Collegian File Photo)

The Title IX compliant regulation was approved last fall and went into effect in the spring semester.

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Long-time UMass professor Normand Berlin, 83, dies

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Normand Berlin, a professor emeritus of English and integral contributor to the Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies, died on Monday, after over 40 years of service to the University of Massachusetts community. He was 83. Berlin retired from teaching in 1995, following a 40-year career at UMass. During his time he traveled throughout the world on exchange and summer programs, teaching at Harvard University, the University of Hawaii and the Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. He was also the director of the Oxford Summer seminar in 1988 and 1991. Prior to his stint at the UMass, Berlin…

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UMass professor and poet James Tate dies at 71

Bartlett Hall, home of the English Department. (Collegian File Photo)

The distinguished professor in the English department and acclaimed poet died Wednesday evening.

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State legislators propose budget, UMass could receive almost $532 million

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The bill now awaits approval from both chambers and Governor Charlie Baker.

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Cause of death determined for UMass student Chloe Malast

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According to a report, the state medical examiner determined the 21-year-old UMass student died from blood clots which may have resulted from the use of birth control.

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