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Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

September 20, 2017

Students demand bathroom accountability -

September 20, 2017

Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

September 20, 2017

Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

September 20, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer ties Central Connecticut State in double overtime -

September 20, 2017

Atlantic 10 Women’s Soccer Notebook: Saint Louis Billikens off to hottest start among A-10 teams -

September 20, 2017

Health care, DACA headline congressional town hall in Northampton -

September 20, 2017

UMass field hockey looks to continue winning streak against St. Francis and Lock Haven -

September 20, 2017

Kuerzi battles through shin splints for UMass field hockey -

September 20, 2017

Palmer, Britt starting to materialize as playmakers on UMass football’s receiving corps -

September 20, 2017

Bring the Constitution back to campus -

September 20, 2017

Why All College Students Should Still Handwrite Their Notes -

September 20, 2017

Loads of Frustration -

September 20, 2017

Fitbits, Apple watches and other devices all have the same objective -

September 20, 2017

How the runway influences the real world -

September 20, 2017

Palestinian women talk about their lives as refugees -

September 20, 2017

Accidental death occurs near campus -

September 19, 2017

Political discourse heats up at Amherst College -

September 19, 2017

Author Thomas Suarez leads talk on Israel-Palestine conflict -

September 19, 2017

Q&A with DKMS ambassador -

September 19, 2017

State residents raise questions in spar over Ballot Question 3

Proposed ballot referendum on humane animal treatment challenged.

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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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UMass engineers awarded three-year cancer research grant

The researchers will receive $425,000 from the National Science Foundation to study metastatic cancer.

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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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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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Members of Amherst community unfazed by water ban

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

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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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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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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 announces new School of Earth and Sustainability

UMass announced the launch of a new School of Earth and Sustainability, a partnership within the College of Natural Sciences between the Department of Environmental Conservation, Department of Geosciences and the Stockbridge School of Agriculture.

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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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UMass professor speaks about gender disparity in STEM fields

Professor Nilanjana Dasgupta led a talk Tuesday evening that explored how female experts and peers serve as role models that encourage young women and increase their participation in STEM fields.

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