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UMass ultimate frisbee reflects on national quarterfinals run -

Monday, May 25, 2015

Former Canisius guard Zach Lewis to transfer to UMass -

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Letter: Deflate-Gate, where’s the air? -

Monday, May 18, 2015

Derrick Gordon announces he will transfer to Seton Hall -

Sunday, May 17, 2015

UMass baseball closes season out with series victory over George Mason -

Sunday, May 17, 2015

UMass to allow four student businesses to accept Dining Dollars next year -

Saturday, May 16, 2015

UMass baseball stymied by John Williams in loss to George Mason -

Friday, May 15, 2015

Jury sentences Tsarnaev to death -

Friday, May 15, 2015

Stop ignoring your white privilege -

Thursday, May 14, 2015

UMass basketball scheduled for showdown with Ole Miss in 2015 Holiday Showcase game -

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Letter: Wall is a regression towards racial inequality -

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

UMass falls to Fairfield in extra innings in final home game -

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

UMass basketball recruit Marcquise Reed chooses Clemson -

Monday, May 11, 2015

UMass baseball drops Senior Day rubber match against URI -

Monday, May 11, 2015

Letter: Shocked at radio host’s ban from WMUA -

Monday, May 11, 2015

UMass women’s lacrosse falls in second round of NCAA tournament against top-seeded Maryland -

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Neil deGrasse Tyson: ‘It’s okay not to know’ -

Friday, May 8, 2015

Defense, Eipp’s five goals lead UMass women’s lacrosse past Jacksonville in NCAA tournament -

Friday, May 8, 2015

Quianna Diaz-Patterson closes book on historic senior season, successful career for UMass softball -

Friday, May 8, 2015

UMass men’s lacrosse overcomes early struggles to make 2015 playoff run -

Thursday, May 7, 2015

UMass to allow four student businesses to accept Dining Dollars next year

Earthfoods Cafe is one of four student businesses which will accept Dining Dollars next year.
(Collegian File Photo)

The new agreement, which is signed for just the upcoming year, will allow Greeno Sub Shop, Earthfoods Cafe, Sylvan Snack Bar and Sweets N’ More to accept the meal plan.

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Jury sentences Tsarnaev to death

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev found guilty in Boston Marathon bombing

The Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death Friday over the 2013 attack.

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: ‘It’s okay not to know’

Graduating seniors file into McGuirk Stadium as thousands of friends and family watch from the stands. (Patrick Hoff/Daily Collegian)

The renowned astrophysicist spoke to approximately 5,500 students telling them to continue to learn, make the world a better place and help others.

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‘Black Lives Matter’ painting sparks controversy

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

A group of students painted over a commonly-used graffiti wall in the Central Residential Area in support of the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement. However, it was discovered that the words “Black lives matter” had been painted over with “All lives matter.”

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Patrick Archbald named interim chief of UMPD

John Horvath will be leaving to take a job at Rockport Police Department May 18.
(Stephen Treat/Daily Collegian)

Current Chief John Horvath is leaving UMass for a job with the Rockport Police Department. Archbald’s new position is effective May 11.

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UMPD investigating burglary in Washington Hall

Collegian file photo

A victim’s wallet was stolen early Friday morning by an unidentified suspect.

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Marty Meehan’s appointment as UMass president comes as little surprise

(Photo Courtesy: UMass Lowell public affairs)

The UMass Lowell chancellor was a front-runner all along, both due to his work at Lowell and his 2010 presidential candidacy. However, some students say that the search process was not transparent enough.

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UMass Lowell Chancellor Marty Meehan elected president of UMass system

Collegian file photo

Marty Meehan was also a front-runner in the 2011 search, before backing out for political reasons.

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UMass search committee names two finalists for system president

XiaoXiao Hu/Daily Collegian

Board of Trustees could potentially decide between Marty Meehan and John Quelch at its meeting Friday.

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Krauthammer critiques Obama doctrine

(http://www.thenation.com/article/179946/floats-vulture)

The prominent conservative columnist and author dismissed Obama’s foreign and domestic policy.

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UMass Fly Fishing Club brings the sport to the next generation

(Courtesy of Christopher Roller)

A group of 30 UMass students is getting back to nature through their membership on the only collegiate fly fishing club in the area.

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Vigil and donation to be held for victims of Nepali earthquake

(Sunil Pradhan/NurPhoto/Zuma Press/TNS)

Donations will go toward the International Medical Corps and the Help Nepal Network.

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SGA establishes board to support student businesses

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

The Student Business Investment Board hopes to raise $64,000 by the fall semester.

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Kumble Subbaswamy: the viable, undeterred UMass leader under review

Kumble Subbaswamy smiles at his introductory news conference as UMass chancellor in 2012. (Collegian File Photo)

Three years into a chancellorship filled with change and controversy, Kumble Subbaswamy – along with those who have worked with him – assess the state of UMass under his leadership thus far.

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Recent proposal to charge a fee for nighttime parking on campus draws criticism

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The proposal, made through the Parking and Transportation Advisory Board, asks the University to consider implementing a parking fee between 5 and 10 p.m.

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UM Center for International Education to help improve educational access in conflict zones

(Andy Castillo/Daily Collegian)

The CIE will mainly analyze and evaluate research found by other partners in collaborative project with Education Development Center, Inc.

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Team Positive Presence leaders feel first semester was a success

Sïonan Barrett and Stefan Herlitz. (Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Sïonan Barrett and Stefan Herlitz worked to make the program more visible during day-to-day campus life in addition to attending large student gatherings.

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A surprising look at who owns guns in America

(Bensutherland/Flickr)

Isaac Simon analyzes reports of the percentage of people who own guns and where these people live.

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UMass peer mentors vote to join Resident Assistant Union

The decision follows a Department of Labor hearing this past summer in which University administration objected the peer mentors’ unionization.

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UMass students came together to Stand Against Racism

(Kristen Richard/Daily Collegian)

Participants were involved in a variety of protests and lectures to address issues of racism and oppression.

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