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Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video -

March 27, 2017

Anthropology professor holds lecture on violence and policymaking -

March 27, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue 2017 -

March 27, 2017

Congressmen McGovern and Ellison discuss progressive politics under Trump administration on Saturday -

March 27, 2017

SGA President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Lily Wallace promise to improve assistance to student activists next year -

March 27, 2017

Editor’s note: UMass works because they do -

March 27, 2017

The UMass club that is un-beelievable -

March 27, 2017

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer -

March 27, 2017

Association of Diversity in Sport draws competition in FIFA Tournament -

March 27, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse falls to Brown University in OT thriller -

March 27, 2017

Real Estate finds tranquility, but breaks little new ground on ‘In Mind’ -

March 27, 2017

UMass baseball takes series behind two straight wins over George Washington -

March 27, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Amherst should vote no on education referendum -

March 27, 2017

Make small-scale activism sexy again -

March 27, 2017

Defense holds strong for UMass men’s lacrosse in loss to Brown -

March 27, 2017

Strong second half lifts UMass women’s lacrosse past Marist, 10-7 -

March 27, 2017

Letter to the Editor: UMass alum reflects on his time at the Collegian -

March 27, 2017

Environmental journalists face challenges under Trump administration -

March 25, 2017

An open letter to the students of UMass -

March 24, 2017

Pat Kelsey informs UMass AD Ryan Bamford of change of heart just 35 minutes before scheduled press conference -

March 23, 2017

Harvard professor discusses race, power and science in academia

John Asher Johnson talks about the lack of representation for black people in astronomy.

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MassPIRG kicks off for the fall semester

The advocacy group plans to increase voter turnout among young people.

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UMass Resistance Studies Initiative hosts activist and author George Lakey

Speaker focused on revolutionizing the government

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UMass assistant Professor speaks about oppression of American Indians

Kathleen Brown-Pérez calls the oppression of American Indians “assimilation on a grand scale.”

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Astronomy department head hosting sundial and sky-watching event

Stephen Schneider will mark the beginning of the autumnal equinox with a pair of gatherings at the UMass Sunwheel today.

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Student struck by car near UMass’ Mullins Center

UMPD and state police investigating accident after a UMass student’s hospitalization.

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President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Nick Rampone anticipate productive year at SGA

The SGA plans on addressing the Student Union, increasing student voter turnout and expanding its profile on campus.

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Symposium hosts discussion on safety for journalism students

John and Diane Foley, the parents of journalist James Foley, explained the risks that reporters face.

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History department hosts panel on incarceration

Andrea James, Mariame Kaba, Herschelle Reaves and Elias Vitulli speak about women and incarceration.

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UMass holds screening of documentary honoring late journalist James Foley

A screening of the HBO documentary “Jim: The James Foley Story” was held in the ILC Monday evening, and was followed directly by a question and answer session with the filmmaker as well as Foley’s parents.

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Members of Amherst community unfazed by water ban

Members of the Amherst community comment on town’s mandatory water ban.

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More time for turkey: Students react to academic calendar change

Students react to academic calendar change for Thanksgiving break.

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New app called Swpr. launched to combat hunger on college campus

Swpr. app to attempt to combat hunger on UMass campus.

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Two car break-ins and one theft reported on UMass campus

Personal items stolen, car moved from Lot 49.

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Discussion on mass incarceration in the neoliberal era held in Unitarian Church

Professors, graduate students and political activists gathered on Wednesday night at the Unitarian Church in Amherst for a discussion about mass incarceration in the modern era. The event, sponsored by the Center for Popular Economics, featured a showing of the film “Middle of Nowhere.” The film, directed and written by Ava DuVernay, depicted an ambitious medical student grasping the harsh realities of her husband’s eight-year incarceration. “Middle of Nowhere” is one of many films which will be shown this fall as part of the inaugural “Reel Economics” film series. After the movie, a 30-minute discussion was held by Professor Geert…

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Lot 25 Solar canopy construction impacts student commutes

Some students complain about being unable to find parking, as others say they are able to park closer to their destinations.

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UMPD offers active shooter training

UMass Police Officer Brian Kellogg hosted an active shooter training to UMass students and employees Monday night in the ILC.

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Governor Baker to award UMass $5 million for cybersecurity and technology

Grant from Commonwealth will allow university’s partnerships to expand computing facilities and training programs.

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SLIDESHOW: Best of Welcome Week 2016

Photos from Welcome Week 2016 including BBQ, UFest, move-in, UMass Night Out, New2U Tag Sale and poster sale from September 2nd to September 9th. Photos by Katherine Mayo, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Sam Anderson, Jessica Picard and Erica Lowenkron.

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UMass Dining looks ahead after number one ranking in Princeton Review

Guest speakers brought in to teach chefs credited for jump in ranking.

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