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Slow start sinks Minutemen against URI -

January 17, 2018

UMass three-game win streak snapped in Rhode Island humbling -

January 17, 2018

Trio of second period goals leads Maine to 3-1 win over UMass hockey -

January 16, 2018

Small-ball lineup sparks UMass men’s basketball comeback over Saint Joseph’s -

January 14, 2018

UMass men’s basketball tops St. Joe’s in wild comeback -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s track and field have record day at Beantown Challenge -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s basketball blows halftime lead to Saint Joseph’s, fall to the Hawks 84-79. -

January 14, 2018

UMass hockey beats Vermont 6-3 in courageous win -

January 13, 2018

Makar, Leonard score but UMass can only muster 2-2 tie with Vermont -

January 13, 2018

Pipkins breaks UMass single game scoring record in comeback win over La Salle -

January 10, 2018

Conservative student activism group sues UMass over free speech policy -

January 10, 2018

Report: Makar declines invite from Team Canada Olympic team -

January 10, 2018

Prince Hall flood over winter break -

January 10, 2018

Minutemen look to avoid three straight losses with pair against Vermont -

January 10, 2018

Men’s and women’s track and field open seasons at Dartmouth Relays -

January 10, 2018

Turnovers and poor shooting hurt UMass women’s basketball in another conference loss at St. Bonaventure -

January 8, 2018

Shorthanded, UMass men’s basketball shocks Dayton with 62-60 win -

January 7, 2018

Northampton City Council elects Ryan O’Donnell as new council president -

January 7, 2018

UMass power play stays hot but Minutemen lose 8-3 to UMass Lowell -

January 7, 2018

UMass hockey falls to UMass Lowell in 8-3 blowout -

January 7, 2018

Amherst prepares for fifth annual block party

Students and families invited for food, music, and entertainment.

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Hampshire College to become entirely solar powered with installation of 15,000 panels

The College aims to slash carbon emissions, and its electricity bill, with new solar energy system.

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UMass solar energy initiative to install new solar panels and provide electrical power at discounted rates

New initiative aims to save electricity costs for the university by $6.2 million in a span of 20 years.

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Plastic bag ban for Amherst stores set to begin in 2017

University of Massachusetts graduate student Kevin Hollerbach argues against relying on plastics.

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Isenberg School of Management plans to raise $38 million for new expansion through private funding

The business school’s three-story addition is expected to be finish by early 2019.

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Hampshire College to become entirely solar powered with installation of 15,000 panels.

The College aims to slash carbon emissions, and its electricity bill, with new solar energy system.

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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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