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UMass women’s basketball falls to North Dakota 82-52 -

November 22, 2017

Home-and-home with Quinnipiac up next for UMass hockey -

November 22, 2017

Carl Pierre’s breakout performance helps UMass men’s basketball over Western Carolina -

November 22, 2017

Pipkins’ double-double leads UMass men’s basketball over Western Carolina -

November 21, 2017

Luwane Pipkins leads the UMass men’s basketball shooting show in 101-76 win over Niagara -

November 19, 2017

UMass to face tough test with Niagara backcourt -

November 19, 2017

Hockey Notebook: John Leonard on an early season tear for UMass hockey -

November 18, 2017

Clock runs out on UMass men’s soccer’s dream season in NCAA opener -

November 17, 2017

2017 Basketball Special Issue -

November 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball prepares for transitional season in 2017-18 -

November 16, 2017

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses how history and humanity is remembered -

November 16, 2017

CMASS completes seven-week discussion series -

November 16, 2017

UMass women’s basketball resets and reloads, looking to improve on last year’s record with plenty of new talent -

November 16, 2017

Matt McCall’s winding path to bring unity to UMass -

November 16, 2017

Carl Pierre is a piece to Matt McCall’s basketball program -

November 16, 2017

Why they stayed: Malik Hines, Chris Baldwin and C.J. Anderson -

November 16, 2017

McConnell chooses politics over morals -

November 16, 2017

Swipe right for love? Probably not. -

November 16, 2017

‘The Florida Project’ is a monument to the other side of paradise -

November 16, 2017

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ doesn’t have to be the best Marvel movie -

November 16, 2017

Final vice chancellor candidate Charles speaks to campus

Dr. Kevin E. Charles, the assistant vice president of student and academic services at the University of New Hampshire, held a public forum Tuesday evening to discuss his plans for the future should he become a vice chancellor at the University of Massachusetts

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University of Massachusetts reorganizes federal research money

In an attempt to acquire additional federal research revenue, representatives for the University of Massachusetts have announced a reorganization plan which also seeks to strengthen University Relations in Boston and with local community leaders.

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AAUP campaign calls for faculty to “speak up” for rights

The American Association of University Professors urges all University faculty members to “Speak Up, Speak Out” against restrictions on freedom of speech.

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University of Massachusetts closed on Feb. 10

The University of Massachusetts is closed on Feb. 10, due to an impending snow storm. Many services including the Dining Commons, UHS, and University Police are still open. Busses will run but may face delays. Athletic events are on until cancelled individually. The library is closed all day.

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Crime Log: Feb. 2 through Feb. 7

Several students of the University of Massachusetts were detained by the UMPD over the weekend with charges involving assault, as well as unlawful possession of alcohol and drugs.

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University of Massachusetts preps for possible snow storm

As a winter storm heads towards Amherst, the University of Massachusetts affirms to hold the scheduled Campus-Wide and the Life Sciences Career Fairs on Feb. 10 regardless whether the storm closes the campus.

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Vice Chancellor position down to final four candidates

The vice chancellor of student affairs and campus life position is down to four finalists: Jean Kim, Kevin E. Charles, Margaret A. Jablonski and Michael R. Laliberte.

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UMass celebrates 20 percent expansion of library’s Learning Commons

As part of an ongoing, five-year, $8.5 million renovation project, the University of Massachusetts celebrated a 20 percent expansion of the Learning Commons in the campus’ main library yesterday.

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Meet the candidates for Vice Chancellor

Biographies on the four candidates for vice chancellor of student affairs and campus life: Jean Kim, Margaret Jablonski, Michael R. Laliberte and Kevin E. Charles.

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Community Clips for Feb. 7 to Feb. 13

Events taking place around the UMass community from Feb. 7 to Feb. 13

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Career Fairs begin today

This week will bring a host of career fairs to the University of Massachusetts.

Today is the Asian Latino African Native American (ALANA) career fair, which will be held in the Student Union ballroom from 1 to 5 p.m.

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SGA revises third bill to pass online elections

University of Massachusetts’ Student Government Association’s administrative affairs committee will take a look at what is now the third bill involving the installation of online voting.

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Interim Vice Chancellor Jean Kim looking to claim position permanently

Dr. Jean Kim, the interim vice chancellor for student affairs and campus life, would like to take over the position on a permanent basis.

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Alumni Margaret A. Jablonski hopes to get appointment and come “full circle”

Former alum and faculty member Margaret A. Jablonski believes her experience at UNC-Chapel Hill makes her qualified for the vice chancellor of student affairs and campus life position.

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MASSPIRG urges better recycling in the Commonwealth

The UMass chapter of MASSPIRG will hold a kickoff event Feb. 3 on campus, officially launching a project to improve the nearly 30-year-old Bottle Bill for recycling in the state.

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Crime Log: Jan. 29-31

The weekend of Friday Jan. 29 through Sunday Jan. 31 proved a busy one for UMPD having made several arrests on alcohol and drug related charges involving UMass students.

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Board of Higher Education approves law school plan

The Massachusetts Board of Higher Education voted unanimously Tuesday to approve the creation of a public law school to be located at UMass Dartmouth. The law program will open this September.

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Haiti: Not just a natural disaster

The recent tragedy in Haiti was analyzed from a historical and academic viewpoint on Friday afternoon by students, faculty, and members of the community. The conference, titled “Haiti: Not (just) a Natural Disaster/ Solidarity with Haiti”, was organized by the Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies.

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Branding campaign hopes to erase “ZooMass” stereotype

Attempting to rid itself from the “ZooMass” party reputation, the University of Massachusetts has started a new branding campaign, which attempts to create an image that students and alumni can be proud of.

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Commencement Ball

The 13th annual Commencement Ball, an annual event for graduating seniors and hosted by the Student Alumni Association (SAA), will be held on Friday, May 7, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. The formal gala will be one of four possible themes: ‘Brazilian Carnival,’ ‘Fire and Ice,’ ‘Around the World’ and ‘Circus.’ Now, for the first time in years, seniors will have the option to vote for their favorite Commencement Ball theme.

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