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Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Minutemen third, Minutewomen finish fifth in Atlantic 10 Championships for UMass track and field -

May 8, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse wins A-10 title for ninth straight season -

May 8, 2017

Dayton takes two from UMass softball in weekend series -

May 8, 2017

Expelled Amherst College student files lawsuit over handling of alleged 2012 rape

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Lawyer claims that new, tougher sexual assault standards adopted by the College led to an unfair disciplinary process for his client while also alleging that Amherst College ignored crucial evidence.

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: ‘It’s okay not to know’

The renowned astrophysicist spoke to approximately 5,500 students telling them to continue to learn, make the world a better place and help others.

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New partnership to unite university students and town of Amherst

Student-Town Advisory Board created to strengthen town-gown relations.

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UMass to hold 17th annual Freedom Seder

Celebration will commemorate modern struggles, such as the Black Lives Matter movement.

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Dalai Lama to speak at UMass in October

His Holiness’ visit is part of a trip to the Amherst area sponsored by the Mind and Life Institute in Hadley. Lectures will be held at Amherst College, Smith College and UMass.

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Campus discussion airs concerns over Iranian policy

Despite the revision, students knock the administration’s decision to ban Iranian national students from certain science and engineering programs at an open forum Wednesday.

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UMass, town of Amherst prepare for annual ‘Blarney Blowout’

Last year, police clad in riot gear arrested 55 students and used pepper spray to break up a crowd of nearly 4,000 people gathered at off-campus apartments. This year, officials are working collaboratively to prevent a similar incident from occurring.

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SGA vice president proposes addition of UMass congress

Jacob Schissel wishes to create a UMass congress to address both individual school and system-wide concerns.

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UMass revises admission policy, will admit Iranian students to science and engineering programs

The University revised its admission policy regarding Iranian students following consultation with U.S. State Department and outside counsel.

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UMass gathers to mourn murdered UNC students

Attendees of the vigil were encouraged to stand up against hatred and educate themselves on religion.

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UMass Astronomy Club looks to extend its scope

Telescope repair workshops and potential relocation of Orchard Hill Observatory are future possibilities.

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UMass encourages responsible celebrating, modifies guest policy ahead of Super Bowl

No guests will be allowed in residential halls after noon on Sunday, and the University has planned a variety of activities with the goal of deterring large, crowd-related disturbances.

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UMass library falcon dies at age 14

The peregrine falcon that nested on the top of the Du Bois library since 2003 died on Wednesday.

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‘Hands Up, Walk Out’: UMass community responds to Ferguson decision

Students, faculty and community members gathered outside of the Student Union as part of a national protest Monday afternoon.

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‘Stand Against Racism’ exhibit raises awareness on campus

The art exhibit has a collection of pieces that represent all forms of oppression and racism.

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International Programs Office to host International Education Week

Week of events will seek to spark student interest in study abroad programs at UMass.

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Walk this Way program seeks to keep noise down in Amherst area

Students and staff aim to eliminate trash, vandalism and public urination in town.

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UMass system jumps 41 spots in rankings, making it number 91 in the world

Improvements at UMass campuses lead to being named 91st best university in the world according to the Times Higher Education World University rankings

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In Kerman’s words…

Orange is the New Black author, Piper Kerman talks to UMass classes.

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UMass chancellor suspends use of student confidential informants

The program will be put on hold until a full review of the University’s confidential informant policy can be completed, according to an email sent out to the campus community Tuesday.

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