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UMass students show lackluster attitude toward ‘Mullins Live!’ concert -

February 27, 2017

UMass women’s basketball loses in first round of Atlantic 10 Tournament -

February 27, 2017

Ryan Adams perfects his melancholy, widescreen take on 80s heartland rock on ‘Prisoner’ -

February 27, 2017

Exposing the horrific crime of modern-day slavery -

February 27, 2017

UMass men’s basketball successfully drops La Salle 84-71 in confidence-building win -

February 27, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse’s late rally falls short against Harvard -

February 27, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse struggles to find offense in loss to No. 5 Syracuse -

February 27, 2017

With Perez, Democrats remain in limbo -

February 27, 2017

UMass hockey competes hard, falls to No. 10 Providence College in overtime -

February 26, 2017

Overtime goal hands UMass hockey its 15th straight loss in regular season finale -

February 26, 2017

Former NAACP President Benjamin Jealous gives talk at UMass -

February 25, 2017

Anti-racism workshop teaches tactics to fight oppression in community -

February 25, 2017

Providence power play haunts UMass hockey in 6-2 loss -

February 25, 2017

UMass hockey falls to No. 10 Providence on Senior Night at the Mullins center -

February 25, 2017

UMass men’s basketball falters in the second half, falling to George Washington 83-67 Thursday -

February 24, 2017

UPDATE: SGA announces second and third artist for ‘Mullins Live!’ -

February 23, 2017

Divest UMass and STPEC host panel on building ‘solidarity economies’ in the Trump era -

February 23, 2017

UMass women’s basketball losing streak extends to 10 games after loss to URI -

February 23, 2017

Sixth annual Advocacy Day set to take place March 1 -

February 23, 2017

Panel discusses racial, sexual and psychological violence in response to art exhibit -

February 23, 2017

‘Stopping Genocide and Mass Atrocities by Stopping the War Profiteers’ talk at UMass

Human rights activist John Prendergast talked about the need to end genocide, specifically in Africa.

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UMass educator to train local farmers in food safety practices

Lisa McKeag received a USDA grant to help MA farms manage food safety risks.

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Craft Center hosts “DIY Stands with Standing Rock” art build

Crafts to be sold at benefit show at The Flip tonight.

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Protesters gather to demand banks to divest from Dakota Access Pipeline

Around 150 people gathered to protest banks financing the Dakota Access Pipeline.

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Apple crop reduced in wake of drought

The drought and other factors could decrease yield by 50 percent, said Stockbridge professor Jon Clements.

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UMass professors offer perspectives on the drought

This year’s drought is serious, but the town of Amherst’s water supplies will not likely run out, according to an associate professor of geosciences.

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Students, faculty discuss climate justice with author-activist

Activist Wen Stephenson discussed the environmental and emotional effects of climate change.

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Massachusetts drought heavily impacts local agriculture

Many farmers expect need of government loans to get through winter.

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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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Hampshire College to become entirely solar powered with installation of 15,000 panels

The College aims to slash carbon emissions, and its electricity bill, with new solar energy system.

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UMass solar energy initiative to install new solar panels and provide electrical power at discounted rates

New initiative aims to save electricity costs for the university by $6.2 million in a span of 20 years.

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Plastic bag ban for Amherst stores set to begin in 2017

University of Massachusetts graduate student Kevin Hollerbach argues against relying on plastics.

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Hampshire College to become entirely solar powered with installation of 15,000 panels.

The College aims to slash carbon emissions, and its electricity bill, with new solar energy system.

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50 Activists attend meeting as UMass Board of Trustees approves motion of divestment from fossil fuel companies

Union staff members cite concerns over recent layoffs and university privatization.

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UMass Meditation Labyrinth aims to help students eliminate stress during finals

The sun-powered relaxation device was on display behind the Integrated Learning Center.

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Divest UMass thank participants, celebrates Meehan’s statement

Student-run campaign says that UMass President Marty Meehan guaranteed a vote on divestment in a June Board of Trustees meeting.

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Students hold sit-in to protest UMass investment in fossil fuel companies

Divest UMass members received word Monday afternoon they will have an hour-long phone conversation with Board of Trustees Chairman Victor Woolridge and UMass President Marty Meehan Tuesday afternoon.

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UMass astronomers discover ‘outrageously’ luminous galaxies

Kevin Harrington led a study using a Large Millimeter Telescope to discover galaxies so bright that they are described as “hyper-luminous” and “extremely luminous.”

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Animal rights activist Rachel Atcheson speaks on campus

Rachel Atcheson, director of campus outreach with the Humane League, a national farm animal protection organization, spoke to roughly 20 students Tuesday evening.

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UMass student farm ranks fifth in country

College Values Online recently ranked the UMass student farm as fifth among best sustainable college-run farms.

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