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Preseason serves as opportunity for young UMass men’s soccer players -

August 13, 2017

Amherst Fire Department website adds user friendly components and live audio feed -

August 11, 2017

UMass takes the cake for best campus dining -

August 11, 2017

Two UMass students overcome obstacles to win full-ride scholarships -

August 2, 2017

The guilt of saying ‘guilty’ -

August 2, 2017

UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

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

Rao’s rebranding is met with mixed feelings

After rebranding as “Share” on Jan. 2, the Rao’s cafes in Amherst and Northampton saw changes to their aesthetics, menus and pricing that were met with mixed feelings from customers.

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Amherst College votes to remove Lord Jeffery as mascot

Board of Trustees decided to change mascot following student protest in November.

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Amherst Select Board will not grant permit to Extravaganja organizers

Having attracted more than 6,000 people in 2015, Extravaganja has outgrown the Amherst Town Common, the select board said Monday night.

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Amherst sees surge in armed robberies during final months of 2015.

Seven armed robberies were reported in Amherst throughout 2015, but six of those came between Nov. 6 and Dec. 21.

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Man found dead in downtown Amherst restaurant

The Northwestern District Attorney’s office says no foul play is suspected after it found the body of Adam Gamble, 32, of Amherst at Bertucci’s Restaurant.

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Amherst Select Board suspends Panda East’s liquor license for two days

The suspension, which was issued for Jan. 25 and 26, comes after the restaurant was found to have served alcohol to minors in November.

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Lawsuit alleges teaching assistants at Amherst College told to sleep with students to increase enrollment

The suit, filed in Hampshire Superior Court by a former lecturer in the Spanish Department, alleges that her supervisor hired teaching assistants with “pretty faces” and told TAs to sleep with students to increase enrollment numbers in Spanish classes.

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Students protest governor’s remarks about Syrian refugees

Gov. Charlie Baker, after the attacks in Paris, initially said he would not accept Syrian refugees into Massachusetts.

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UMass Transit to increase wages in 2016 to $13.25 per hour

System general manager Glenn Barrington said the driver pay increase is “long overdue”

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Caleb Womack pleads guilty in connection to 2012 UMass gang rape

Womack, the fourth man to stand trial in connection with the 2012 rape, agreed to lesser charges and a reduced sentence Monday morning in Hampshire Superior Court.

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Local Pioneer Valley food banks aim to fight hunger

Organizations work to provide nutritious and fresh food for those who have difficulty obtaining it.

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Student speakers and performers share big ideas and dazzle at second annual STUDENTx

Six students speakers and three student groups performed in front of a crowd of roughly 300 on Thursday evening in the Campus Center auditorium.

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Chrissy Dasco hopes to expose people to a new way of thinking about education at STUDENTx

The senior alternative education major hopes to become a teacher that inspires people to ‘think about things in a different way,’ something she has discovered this semester working at the Sunderland-based alternative education center Northstar.

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STUDENTx showcase to be held at UMass on Thursday

The event is set to feature five speakers, each representing a university in the Five College Consortium, and will focus on social issues, science and the human experience

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Sanah Rizvi wants students to realize that being ordinary isn’t so bad in STUDENTx presentation

The international student who is an RA, a TA, a lab assistant and the founder of a club says she is just a regular kid and that the idea of a ‘resume self’ has been detrimental.

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Amherst College students stage sit-in to protest discrimination

Fifty four student groups came together for Amherst Uprising, a sit-in demonstration to protest discrimination that lasted four days.

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Three heroin overdoses reported in Amherst in less than two hours Sunday night

Local authorities believe a potentially bad batch of heroin is circulating throughout the Pioneer Valley, as the number of recent reported heroin overdoses surge.

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Amherst Police Log: Nov. 13-15

Two men face charges for reportedly causing property damage at Monkey Bar after bouncers denied them entry Saturday morning.

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Students demand wide range of changes at Million Student March

Speakers from nine campus groups spoke before an audience of roughly 250 students, as a part of a national day of action involving over 100 colleges across the country Thursday.

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No injuries reported following fire in Morrill laboratory

Students and faculty evacuated from building as officials respond to flame contained in laboratory oven.

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