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UMass hockey loses ninth straight, falls to No. 9 BU 6-3 -

February 5, 2016

UMass hockey can’t heed coach John Micheletto’s warning in 6-3 loss against BU -

February 5, 2016

Jury convicts Patrick Durocher of rape, assault and battery -

February 5, 2016

UMass student dies Friday morning -

February 5, 2016

Puck Talk: UMass prepares for the Terriers -

February 5, 2016

Third and 20: the Super Bowl -

February 5, 2016

UMass women’s basketball set to take on Fordham at Mullins -

February 4, 2016

UMass investigating alleged misuse of campus resources within Physical Plant -

February 4, 2016

Closing arguments delivered as Patrick Durocher trial moves toward resolution -

February 4, 2016

UMass football announces 30 members to its 2016 recruiting class -

February 4, 2016

Dean’s Beans founder speaks at first MassPIRG meeting of semester -

February 4, 2016

UMass revises guest policy for Super Bowl weekend -

February 4, 2016

UMass graduates are ‘attractive to employers’ -

February 4, 2016

IT to host open forum, discuss new acceptable use and confidentiality policies -

February 4, 2016

Herrell’s hosts event to support Whole Children -

February 4, 2016

UMass police chief hiring procedure involves input from across campus -

February 4, 2016

UMass men’s and women’s track and field set to perform this weekend in preparation for the Atlantic 10 championships -

February 4, 2016

Heather MacLean shines in junior season for UMass track and field -

February 4, 2016

UMass hockey squares off with No. 9 Boston University Friday night -

February 4, 2016

UMass women’s basketball blows lead, loses in overtime -

February 4, 2016

Amherst Fire Department trains UMass students in auxiliary force

(Andy Castillo/Daily Collegian)

UMass students volunteer with Engine Company 3 to support campus operations.

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Harvard professor speaks about abolishing nuclear weapons.

Elaine Scarry, a professor of English and American literature at Harvard University, discussed violations of humanitarianism and democracy in nuclear proliferation.

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Ballot question asks for increased student health fee to hire new CCPH staff

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The $7 increase to the semesterly health fee would aid in the hiring of new staff for the Center for Counseling and Psychological Health.

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Professor Neil Forbes receives $1.56 million grant to develop cancer-killing Salmonella

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

National Institute of Health awards five-year grant to UMass chemical engineer

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Twitter executive speaks to future entrepreneurs

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

UMass alum and Twitter executive Wayne Chang shared entrepreneurial tips Sunday at the Integrative Learning Center.

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ESPN employees seek to get women involved in technology

(Amanda Creegan/Daily Collegian)

UMass hosts TechTalks to encourage young women to pursue careers in technology.

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UpCycling initiative aims to make use of UMass students’ trash

(Steven Depolo/Flickr)

The initiative is promoting alternative recycling of food wrappers, which is becoming more prominent in University cafés.

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Send cash to friends over Snapchat with Snapcash

A partnership with Square allows social sharing of more than just pictures for certain Snapchat users.

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Divest UMass urges Board of Trustees to split with fossil fuel industry

Photo by Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

Representatives from the UMass Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign were granted three minutes to speak at Wednesday’s meeting, but were disappointed with lack of access for students.

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Grant of $4.1 million to allow research into different options.

(Collegian file photo)

UMass looks for alternatives to small water system treatments with $4.1 million grant

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‘Conscious Consumer’ talk promotes business sustainability

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Students warned about false advertising and lack of transparency during Monday lecture.

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Food scientist proposes way to improve health via breast milk

(foodontop.wordpress.com)

University of Massachusetts food scientist David Sela’s research finds properties of breast milk could be used to improve human health.

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EPA Game Day Challenge aims to clean up McGuirk Stadium

UMass will attempt to divert 90 percent of the waste from landfills at the next football game Wednesday night.

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Sunday street cleanup promotes relationship between fraternities and Amherst

(Kerry O'Connor/Daily Collegian)

New initiative by the Interfraternity Council aims to clean up streets of Amherst and eliminate stereotypes about fraternities.

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UMass hosts Ebola panel to address concerns of the public

(Courtesy of NIAID)

Experts presented research and findings to community and answered questions from audience.

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UMass students say Yik Yak poses no cyber bullying problems

(Gordon Mei/Flickr)

Despite fears that the anonymity of the app could perpetuate bullying, UMass students say it has not been a problem at the school.

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A comprehensive guide to the Ebola virus

(Phil Moyer/Flickr)

A look at what the Ebola virus is, what the symptoms are and what is being done to keep UMass healthy.

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UMass Permaculture Initiative to add three new programs

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Focus will go beyond sustainable planting and harvesting to examine energy and repopulation.

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Campus Sustainability Day to take place Wednesday

Campus Sustainability Day is to include stands such as student farmers' markets. (Kristen Richard/Daily Collegian)

The nationwide event promotes the importance of sustainability in education on college campuses.

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UMass accepts $1.4 million donation from Monsanto

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

The multinational corporation has given the University a library of 3,500 plant tissues and cells.

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