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Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

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Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

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Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

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Massachusetts men’s soccer ties Central Connecticut State in double overtime -

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Atlantic 10 Women’s Soccer Notebook: Saint Louis Billikens off to hottest start among A-10 teams -

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Health care, DACA headline congressional town hall in Northampton -

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UMass field hockey looks to continue winning streak against St. Francis and Lock Haven -

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Kuerzi battles through shin splints for UMass field hockey -

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Palmer, Britt starting to materialize as playmakers on UMass football’s receiving corps -

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Bring the Constitution back to campus -

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Why All College Students Should Still Handwrite Their Notes -

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Loads of Frustration -

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Fitbits, Apple watches and other devices all have the same objective -

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How the runway influences the real world -

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Palestinian women talk about their lives as refugees -

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Accidental death occurs near campus -

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Political discourse heats up at Amherst College -

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Author Thomas Suarez leads talk on Israel-Palestine conflict -

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Q&A with DKMS ambassador -

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SGA discusses class lengths, EDM concert cancellations at meeting

The Student Government Association discussed various topics from the length of classes to the recently cancelled electronic dance music concerts at its meeting on Monday.

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Meet SGA President Zac Broughton

Zac Broughton has big plans to help RSOs on campus, including building a new student union.

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Meet SGA Speaker Sïonan Barrett

A sophomore journalism major, Barrett plans on anchoring the news after graduation.

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SGA OKs new cabinet, calls for more student involvement in campus planning

After approving the installment of the new administration’s cabinet, various motions, including one to increase student involvement in campus improvement were discussed and approved by the SGA.

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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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SGA discusses upcoming residential area events, Student Bill of Rights in meeting

The SGA convened Monday to discuss upcoming spring events before Student Attorney General Matt Berquist presented the draft for the upcoming Student Bill of Rights.

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Student Government Association election opens Tuesday

Elections for the Student Government Association positions for the 2013-14 academic year kick off on Tuesday and run until Thursday.

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Jean Kim addresses SGA on housing, Governor’s proposal

Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Jean Kim addressed the Student Government Association on Monday night before the body passed a motion to recognize Jake Hoffman.

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SGA election results released Saturday

Voting results for the fall Student Government Association elections were released Saturday.

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UMass students ‘make a difference’ in the community

Over 200 University of Massachusetts students gathered at the Haigis Mall Saturday morning before heading into Amherst to help out their community.

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CEPA keeps agency status after protest

Protesting students packed the seats and lined the walls of Monday’s SGA meeting in a display of discontent over a motion to abolish CEPA which was eventually withdrawn.

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SGA moves to increase RSO support

In a move aimed at increasing services and support for RSOs, the SGA is attempting to bolster the ranks of the Secretary of the Registry with two new undersecretaries.

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For next SGA president Akshay Kapoor, a title, a voice and a challenge

Akshay Kapoor will become the new student government president tonight, taking on a balancing act of advocating for student interests and negotiating internal SGA affairs.

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Student body elects Kapoor as SGA president, Healy as student trustee

Students elected Akshay Kapoor and Garrett Gowen as SGA president and vice president. They also elected Jennifer Healy as student trustee and rejected a referendum to establish a mandatory fee for a new Student Union building.

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SGA election candidates take part in debate

Candidates for next year’s Student Government president, vice president and student trustee positions took part in a debate last night.

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SGA challenges solicitation policy

The solicitation policy at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has come under fire recently from members of the SGA and the Western Massachusetts branch of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) alike.

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SGA conducts straw poll on admin

This Monday’s SGA meeting kicked off with a “straw poll” aimed at gauging the student confidence level with Edward C. Hull and Vice Chancellor Jean Kim.

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UMass administration and student government discuss Super Bowl disturbance

SGA members discussed administration response to Sunday’s gathering in a meeting Monday.

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SGA holds forum with UMass admins

Student government reps and UMass officials held a public discussion on proposed housing changes Monday.

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Jean Kim meets with SGA about housing proposal

Jean Kim refused to sign the SGA motion to force Executive Director of Residence Life Edward Hull to work with the SGA or face a vote of “no confidence” citing a “number of inaccurate statements.”

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