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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

Judy Dixon enters final season with UMass tennis with simple message: One match at a time -

February 23, 2017

UMass baseball enduring early-season limitation in playing in New England -

February 23, 2017

Minutewomen softball begins season with cross-country travel, string of tournaments -

February 23, 2017

UMass baseball looks to bounce back from disappointing 2016 season -

February 23, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse senior Hannah Murphy is Angela McMahon’s latest legend in the making -

February 23, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse senior defenders accept leadership roles in quest for ninth consecutive Atlantic 10 Championship -

February 23, 2017

Kelsey McGovern rejoins UMass women’s lacrosse as an assistant coach after starring for Minutewomen -

February 23, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse looks to continue improving throughout 2017 season -

February 23, 2017

Spring Sports Special Issue 2017 -

February 23, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse defense relying on senior leadership with new faces in starting lineup -

February 23, 2017

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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UMass professors receive grant to explore the past effects of Greenland’s climate change

National Science Foundation funds team’s in-field research.

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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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UMass professor receives NSF grant to study Internet censorship circumvention

Amir Houmansadr hopes to create platform from which other researchers can develop more effective circumvention tools.

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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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Medicine expert Steven Kassels gives talk on national heroin epidemic at UMass

An expert on addiction and emergency medicine delivered the talk and read excerpts from his new book.

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UMass ranked among top research universities

UMass ranked among top research universities

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UMass alumnus brings new app to Amherst

Slydde, created by UMass alumnus Peter Levin, will allow customers to order, pay for and tip for drinks using their phones.

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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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UMass kicks off Sustainability Month with Game Day Cleanup Challenge

Volunteers helped clean up litter from Saturday’s UMass football tailgate near McGuirk Stadium.

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UMass Researchers concentrate on advanced robotic lower limbs

Two professors are creating new prosthetics with the hopes of making amputees’ lives easier.

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UMass Associate Professor Lisa Wexler wins Fulbright Fellowship to do research in Canada

Wexler will travel to Halifax in spring 2016 to raise awareness for indigenous people.

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UMass receives $1 million grant for research into energy efficiency

HVAC and solar power usage in Holyoke will be tracked by new technologies.

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Apple announces iPhone 6S, iPad Pro, other products at fall event.

Tech giant unveils iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, iPad Pro, Apple Pencil, among other products.

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Four months after banning Iranian students from certain graduate programs, UMass announces new measures to ensure compliance with U.S. law

Preparation for visa renewal process and faculty and staff trainings in export control laws to be instituted.

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