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Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

December 11, 2017

Rosenberg steps down as Senate President during husband’s controversy -

December 11, 2017

Students aim to bring smiles to kids’ faces at Baystate Children’s Hospital -

December 11, 2017

‘Growing Cannabis On the Farm’ event held at Hampshire College -

December 11, 2017

UMass women’s basketball defeats Saint Peter’s for third straight win -

December 11, 2017

Celebrity culture could be a part of the problem -

December 11, 2017

Mulligan’s defense, rebounding helps push Minutewomen past Saint Peters -

December 11, 2017

Gaudet’s power play goal clinches 2-1 victory over Union for UMass hockey -

December 11, 2017

The department of Judaic Studies makes a disappointing decision -

December 11, 2017

The merits of print journalism shouldn’t be overlooked -

December 11, 2017

Tips to help manage stress during finals -

December 11, 2017

‘Coco’ is a colorful movie with a refreshing culture -

December 11, 2017

UMass women’s basketball rolls over Fisher College 121-38 in a record setting affair -

December 10, 2017

Hailey Leidel catches fire, breaks program record for 3-pointer’s in 121-38 victory over Fisher College -

December 10, 2017

Hockey Notebook: Jake Gaudet beginning to find his rhythm with UMass hockey -

December 10, 2017

Pipkins’ scoring outburst leads UMass past Providence -

December 9, 2017

Second half run leads UMass men’s basketball over Providence -

December 9, 2017

Students vote ‘yes’ for Student Union renovations -

December 8, 2017

Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 7, 2017

Writer and Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King speaks at Amherst College -

December 7, 2017

A new alternative to buying: Textbook Annex offers rental program

The Textbook Annex has debuted a new rental option, which aims to help students save on textbooks compared to buying.

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OIT pulls the plug on wired Internet

After a successful test pilot of wireless internet in Butterfield Hall in the Central residential area last year, the Office of Information Technologies (OIT) has installed additional wireless Internet routers in various dorms throughout the campus as part of an expansion.

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Twenty nine UMass grads to Teach for America

The University of Massachusetts produced 29 selections for the Teach for America program in its 2010 graduating class.

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W.E.B. DuBois library’s archives go digital

The Library’s Special Collections department has commenced the process of uploading the Libary’s extensive archives to a digital format.

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PCBs discovered in Southwest during renovations

Toxic polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) were discovered in and around Southwest in caulk and other additives this summer during renovation work.

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Updated: Jason Vassell trial over; charges will be dropped after two more months of probation

Charges against Jason Vassell will be dropped if he successfully completes two more months of probation. More information to come soon.

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Introducing DailyCollegian.com’s iPhone, Android apps

We know you can’t get enough of us, so we’ve added another way to keep in touch. And, as always, it’s free.

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Google: UMass discontinuing Google Apps service potentially unprecedented

Campus officials announced in early April that undergraduate students can no longer sign up for Google Apps and that the service will eventually be phased out completely – an exceedingly rare and potentially unprecedented move, according to Google.

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Commencement on the horizon for Class of 2010

The 2010 Commencement will take place next weekend with the undergraduate ceremony being held Saturday, May 15, at McGuirk Alumni Stadium

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Sports Management’s SoccerFest hopes to score big

The University of Massachusetts will host the latest installment of what has become a noted event on the spring calendar, the Supercuts SoccerFest, held at McGuirk Stadium on May 1.

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Rape crisis center petitions for involvement in conduct code review

A campus rape crisis center is petitioning that a member of their staff be added to a special commission which will review the student conduct code and present recommended changes to the code by mid-November.

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Dean of Students office investigated by Commonwealth

The Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is investigating the University’s response to a Massachusetts Daily Collegian Freedom of Information Request pertaining to the University’s Assessment and Care Team (ACT).

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‘American Splendor’ author Harvey Pekar to speak today

Legendary graphic novelist Harvey Pekar, author of “American Splendor,” will be speaking to students about his life and work today at 5 p.m. in Flavin Auditorium (SOM 137).

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Psychology professors to embark on new research study of Alzheimer’s disease

Two psychology professors at the University of Massachusetts are embarking on a medical study to “identify possible risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease,” said a press release issued by the UMass News Office.

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UPDATED: 12 hospitalized, including ‘large number’ of UMass students, for severe intoxication at campus party, area hospital forced to close ER

A dozen people were hospitalized and treated for severe intoxication after becoming ill during an on-campus dance party Saturday night into Sunday morning, according to campus officials.

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Student conduct code review to consider minimum penalties for serious offenses, victim appeal process

A special commission, created in response to the University’s admission that it improperly sanctioned a student who allegedly confessed to an on-campus rape, will consider establishing minimum sanctions for serious offenses and allowing for victims to appeal sanctions.

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Economic analyst Janszen discusses online start-ups

Eric Janszen, an economic analyst and CEO of iTulip, a financial advisory firm, spoke at the University of Massachusetts last Wednesday evening, delivering a presentation titled “How to Build a Company in 40 Minutes.”

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Crime Log April 12 – 19

The University of Massachusetts Police Department announced these arrests for the week of April 12 to April 19.

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‘Phallacies’ performance grabs audience

The performers of “Phallacies: A Masculine Performance” think it takes a real man to express his feelings and wear pink shirts. The performance of students concerned about dispelling myths about traditional male archetypes, held April 20 in the Cape Cod Lounge, sought to challenge the fallacies of traditional concepts of masculinity.

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Showcase debate features heated opinion from students

UMass students Will Syldor and Brad DeFlumeri squared off in an ideological stand-off last evening in the Cape Cod Lounge in a showcase debate.

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