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An open letter to the students of UMass -

March 24, 2017

Pat Kelsey informs UMass AD Ryan Bamford of change of heart just 35 minutes before scheduled press conference -

March 23, 2017

Past and present UMass football players participate in 2017 Pro Day Thursday -

March 23, 2017

Pat Kelsey reportedly backs down from UMass men’s basketball coaching position -

March 23, 2017

Students react to new fence around Townehouses -

March 23, 2017

‘Do You Have The Right To Do Drugs?’ debate held in Bowker Auditorium -

March 23, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse looks to build on three-game winning streak against Brown -

March 23, 2017

UMass softball riding five-game win streak into first Atlantic 10 showdown -

March 23, 2017

Sanzo: Inability to win close games has hurt UMass baseball -

March 23, 2017

Hannah Murphy scores 100th career goal in UMass women’s lacrosse 16-9 win over Harvard -

March 23, 2017

Old age does no harm to indie rock legends The Feelies -

March 23, 2017

A track-by-track breakdown of Drake’s new project -

March 23, 2017

When a president lies -

March 23, 2017

Let them eat steak, and other gender norms I hate -

March 23, 2017

Dissecting Science: Episode Two -

March 22, 2017

Holy Cross 10-run eighth inning sinks UMass baseball -

March 22, 2017

UMass students react to Spring Concert lineup -

March 22, 2017

Letter: Vote yes for Amherst -

March 22, 2017

You don’t have to walk alone -

March 22, 2017

Tyler Bogart and D.J. Smith lead UMass men’s lacrosse during three game win streak -

March 22, 2017

UMass faculty rally for equal rights

Faculty from Continuing and Professional Education and the Massachusetts Society of Professors rallied for equal rights to unionize last Friday.

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Martha Coakley visits Amherst

Massachusetts Attorney General meets with members of the community on Sunday as part of her campaign for the Democratic candidate for governor.

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Democratic candidates for gov. partake in forum

Five Candidates discussed their opinions on a multitude of issues such as education, tax reform, and immigration at a public forum Wednesday night at Northampton High School

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UMass Donahue Institute completes first-in-the-nation economic study of sequester

The UMass Donahue Institute (UMDI) analyzes the economic effects of sequestration cuts on Massachusetts in a first-in-the-nation study

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren visits UMass to discuss LSL, life science research funding, student loan debt

During a recent visit to campus, Sen. Warren toured the Life Science Laboratories and participated in a roundtable discussion with student leaders about the affordability of higher education.

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UMass seeks second straight $40 million dollar budget increase

The additional funding would continue to freeze tuition and fees for students, furthering UMass President Robert Caret’s 50-50 plan

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UMass students organize teach-in event in attempt to decrease cost of enrollment

UMass senior Preston Davis is organizing a teach-in featuring speeches from faculty, staff and students.

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Government shutdown defeats GOP

After the government shutdown ended, the Republican Party took a hit in the polls, receiving the blame.

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Polls open for primaries to special election

Primaries for the state of Massachusetts special U.S. Senate election begin at 7 a.m. on Tuesday morning, as the field of five candidates is narrowed to two for the June general election.

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Anderson Cooper speaks at Smith College

Anderson Cooper addressed emotions in reporting and his personal life during an hour-long talk at Smith College on Sunday.

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(VIDEO): Karl Rove gives speech at UMass despite protests

Former Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove delivered a speech hosted by the UMass Republican Club on Tuesday, April 9, despite protests.

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Karl Rove to speak at UMass

Former Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor during the Bush administration Karl Rove will speak this evening on the future of the Republican Party.

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Amherst town elections open today

The Town of Amherst will open its polls for its annual town elections which is highlighted this year by 15 UMass student-candidates.

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UMass Poll analyzes Gun Control, Minimum Wage, and Immigration.

A recent UMass Poll analyzes American thoughts on gun control, immigration, the federal minimum wage, and the effectiveness of government officials.

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Acclaimed scholar Robin D.G. Kelley speaks at UMass

Historian Robin D.G. Kelley spoke Tuesday in a lecture titled “The Long Rise and Short Decline of American Democracy.”

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Sequestration may occur, could reduce UMass funding for students and research

Congress is cutting it to the last minute to reach a deal before Friday’s deadline to avoid sequestration, meaning across-the-board spending cuts for the next decade.

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UMass students protest Keystone pipeline in capital

Close to 30 students from the University of Massachusetts were part of the protest in Washington, D.C. against the approval of the Keystone XL pipeline.

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Weekly Peace Vigil draws in locals during cold winter months

“The Amherst Vigil for Peace and Justice in a Nuclear Free World” has been going on in downtown Amherst since the late 70s, and still draws dozens of people on a weekly basis.

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Governor OKs measure that could grant illegal immigrants in-state tuition

Gov. Deval Patrick issued a directive on Nov. 19 stating that illegal immigrants who meet certain criteria will pay in-state tuition at the state’s 29 public colleges and universities.

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Massachusetts votes down “death with dignity” initiative

By a narrow margin, question 2 on the Massachusetts ballot, which addressed the issue of physician-assisted suicide, was voted down yesterday.

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