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Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma -

March 28, 2017

Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

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Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

March 28, 2017

UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

March 28, 2017

UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

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UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

March 28, 2017

UMass baseball gets its long-awaited homecoming Tuesday against Northeastern -

March 28, 2017

Have you popped your bubble? -

March 28, 2017

The atrophy of activism: a message for student protesters -

March 28, 2017

Emmi Beuger’s day off – Interview with Kate Leddy -

March 28, 2017

Josh Odam spreads succinct messages through Free Negro University clothing line -

March 28, 2017

Fourteen random ‘treat yourself’ items for $25 and under -

March 28, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video -

March 27, 2017

Anthropology professor holds lecture on violence and policymaking -

March 27, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue 2017 -

March 27, 2017

Congressmen McGovern and Ellison discuss progressive politics under Trump administration on Saturday -

March 27, 2017

SGA President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Lily Wallace promise to improve assistance to student activists next year -

March 27, 2017

Editor’s note: UMass works because they do -

March 27, 2017

The UMass club that is un-beelievable -

March 27, 2017

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer -

March 27, 2017

Apple unveils new smartwatch and larger iPhone 6

Timothy D. Cook, head of Apple, reveals the highly anticipated iPhone 6 and Apple Watch.

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UMass to create new renewable energy chair position

The University will receive $2.5 million from the Department of Energy Resources to create the job.

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UMass’ School of Public Health and Health Sciences receives two-year grant from The National Cancer Institute

Researchers, led by epidemiologist Katherine Reeves, will investigate the possible correlation between antidepressant use and breast cancer in women.

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UMass professor to design agricultural systems in Himalayas

Carey Clouse, assistant professor of architecture and landscape architecture, has been awarded by the Fulbright Scholar Program to work in regions in India that are currently suffering from severe drought.

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UMass grad student and research professor survey leatherback turtles

A study done by a UMass graduate student and a research professor assesses leatherback turtles near Cape Cod.

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‘Odd science’ defended in scientific journal

Biologists explain need for funding

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Divest UMass ups tactics for raising awareness among students

The Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign remains skeptical of the University’s willingness to address its concerns, despite the UMass Foundation’s plan to establish a socially responsible investing advisory committee.

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Researcher conducted lecture on language and emotion development

Emotion regulation of toddlers addressed by Penn State faculty member

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Reddit Co-founder Alexis Ohanian speaks at UMass

Online entrepreneur offers insight to students about entrepreneurship

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Snowy weather leads to poor turnout at Electric Vehicle Ride and Drive

Students, faculty and the public had the opportunity to test-drive electric vehicles on Tuesday, and the University celebrated the installation of a new charging station on campus.

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UMass psychologists study the effects of casual video games

Results show a variety of cognitive benefits based on age.

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UMass geoscientists finds 2012 lunar models similar to model from 1960s

University of Massachusetts geoscientist Donald Wise says it might be time to revise our ideas of the moon’s origins.

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UMass considers a virtual bookstore

Declining sales at on-campus bookstores and the high cost of textbooks has prompted the administration to seek a digital alternative.

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UMass professor gives climate change lecture

Dr. Richard Palmer spoke about sustainability and collaboration as a problem-solving strategy as part of the University’s Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series.

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UMass mathematician receives two international prizes

Professor is awarded for his contributions to mathematics

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UMass engineers develop system to aid visually impaired

A beta version of the PERCEPT system, which uses smartphones as navigation aids, was launched in the Whitmore Administration Building last week.

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New web tool helps students calculate apartment rental costs

Splitwise.com provides students with average rent prices based on the location and type of apartment as well as other tools for calculating housing expenses.

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New state climatologist position at UMass proposed by Governor Deval Patrick

The proposition comes as part of a $50 million statewide initiative aimed at climate change preparedness.

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Five College researchers work on finding life on the Red Planet

Dr. Jim Holden is one of multiple professors in the Five Colleges to try to discover the mysteries of Mars.

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UMass geologist, Amherst attorney talk fracking in Sunderland

Western Massachusetts weighs the positives and negatives of fracking if the practice came to the region.

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