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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. -

March 28, 2017

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 -

March 28, 2017

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

UMass Board of Trustees votes 11-2 to raise tuition and fees an average of 5.8 percent

The meeting was previously scheduled in June but was delayed by the Board on June 8 so the vote could be taken after the Massachusetts state budget was finalized.

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Motorist who struck and killed UMass student Hannah Frilot given four years of supervised probation on plea deal

Cynthia May, an Orleans resident, pled guilty to negligent operation of a motor vehicle.

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Thousands attend annual Extravaganja event in Northampton

Thousands of people came out this Saturday to the Three County Fairgrounds in Northampton to see live musical performances and to support the cause of legalizing cannabis at the 25th annual Extravaganja.

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Two arrested after report of aggravated robbery in Washington Hall last night

Two of three suspects were taken into UMPD custody as the two arrested suspects were found in possession of knives

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UMass student found dead in dormitory room

Jonathan Shaw passed away in his room in Lewis Hall on Wednesday morning.

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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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Panelists criticize political correctness at UMass GOP event

A group of speakers hosted by the UMass Republican Club draws both supporters and protesters Monday night at Bowker Auditorium.

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Amherst Police Log: April 22 to 24

One person crashes into a parked vehicle, while another man was involved in a motor vehicle accident on Northampton Road.

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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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UMass professor named 2016 Guggenheim Fellow

UMass English professor Nick Bromell was awarded the fellowship and is currently working on a book project that focuses on the political philosophy of Frederick Douglass.

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UMass Bike Share Program plans to increase stock of rentals

High demand drives initiatives’ expansion

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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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University Union to host debate on affirmative action

Academics Randall Kennedy and Peter Wood will discuss the policy in the Student Union Ballroom Tuesday.

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Discussion group focuses on sexual violence in LGBTQIA+ communities

Becky Lockwood, associate director at the Center for Women and Community, led a discussion Monday on the prevalence of sexual assault and gender-based violence in LGBTQIA+ communities.

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Amherst Police Log: April 8-10

A woman that repeatedly denied shoplifting was later found with shoplifted items and arrested.

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Police deliver multiple liquor law violations during weekend of “extra enforcement.”

A weekend of “extra enforcement” delivers multiple liquor law violations.

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SGA decides against task force for investigation of claimed unconstitutional university policy

The motion had previously been unanimously supported by the SGA Senate.

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Six workers issued restitution and penalties after violation of Massachusetts prevailing wage law on UMass campus

AK Electric, Inc. paid $61,000 in restitution and penalties, according to a statement form the Attorney General’s office.

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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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