December 18, 2014

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BLOG: UMass football recruiting roundup: UMass signs DT, offers two kickers -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

UMass President Robert Caret resigns to become chancellor of the University of Maryland system -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Brandon Montour: ‘It felt great to be out there’ -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

UMass falls to Northeastern in Brandon Montour’s debut -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Cady Lalanne continues to evolve as a potential outside shooting threat -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

UMass hockey returns to action against Northeastern, Montour to make season debut -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Demetrius Dyson remains hopeful despite rocky start to season -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Former UMass soccer star Matt Keys aims to continue his career professionally -

Monday, December 15, 2014

Pierre-Louis, Dillard shine in UMass victory over Holy Cross -

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Passing, spacing improved in UMass victory -

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Prolific first half propels UMass past Canisius, 75-58 -

Saturday, December 13, 2014

UMass Faculty Senate hears ad hoc committee’s report on FBS football, shoots down contentious motion -

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Minutemen hope improved spacing will aid struggling half court offense -

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Divest UMass urges Board of Trustees to split with fossil fuel industry -

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Cady Lalanne accustomed to dealing with increased attention -

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Front to Back: Week of Dec. 1, 2014 -

Monday, December 8, 2014

Chiarelli: UMass basketball running out of time to find its identity -

Monday, December 8, 2014

Minutewomen take care of business against American -

Monday, December 8, 2014

UMass women’s basketball handles American, 71-61 -

Sunday, December 7, 2014

UMass basketball downed by Florida Gulf Coast 84-75 -

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Front to Back: Week of Dec. 1, 2014

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News editor Aviva Luttrell and sports editor Mark Chiarelli discuss the week in news and sports.

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Minutewomen take care of business against American

22 points from Kim Pierre-Louis and 18 from Cierra Dillard bump the Minutewomen back up to 0.500 as they defeat American University 71-61 at the Mullins Center on Saturday.

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SLIDESHOW: UMass Basketball vs FGCU

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On Sunday UMass Basketball played FGCU at the MassMutual Center in Springfield, Massachusetts. The Minutemen lost 75 – 84

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SLIDESHOW: Best Photos of Fall 2014

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A selection of the best photos taken by Collegian staff photographers during the Fall 2014  semester.

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SLIDESHOW: Therapy Dogs at UMass

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Bright Spot Therapy Dogs came to campus Wednesday for the ‘Paws Program’, an event sponsored by the Center for Health Promotion.

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Podcast: Walking Dead – Dec. 4, 2014

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Alex Frail and Jack Nichols recap this year in “The Walking Dead” in the Daily Collegian Arts Walking Dead podcast.

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SLIDESHOW: Hands Up, Walk Out Rally

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On Monday student and community members gathered to rally in response to the recent event in Ferguson, Missouri.

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SLIDESHOW: Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament

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This weekend the UMass Basketball team played in the Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament versus Notre Dame on Saturday and Florida State on Sunday.

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SLIDESHOW: Project X Student Showcase

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On Thursday various groups and individuals presented during TEDx UMass’s Project X: Student Showcase.

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Front to Back: Week of Nov. 17, 2014

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Daily Collegian news editor Aviva Luttrell and sports editor Mark Chiarelli discuss the week in news and sports.

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The truth about chickens: Facts about the egg

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Who came first the chicken or the myth?

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Front to Back: Week of Nov. 10, 2014

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Daily Collegian sports editor Mark Chiarelli and news editor Aviva Luttrell discuss the week in news and sports during their weekly podcast.

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SLIDESHOW: UMass Basketball at TD Garden

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On Sunday UMass played Boston College for the Coaches vs. Cancer tripleheader event in which some proceeds benefited the American Cancer Society

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‘Israel After Dark’ invites students to celebrate Israeli culture

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Nightclub event supports Baystate Children’s Hospital and the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.

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Basketball Special Issue 2014

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Can’t wait for this year’s basketball season?

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Five reasons why you should watch UMass basketball

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Five reasons why you should watch UMass basketball

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Inside the Park with Marky Mark – November 7, 2014

Massachusetts Daily Collegian sports web producer Marc Jean-Louis and UMass Sports Weekly producer Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan team up to discuss North Dakota State football, professional sports playoff formatting, African Americans in Major League Baseball and the controversy of NFL policy through the fining of Colin Kaepernick.

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Five reasons why the election changes nothing

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Five reasons why the 2014 election changes nothing in Massachusetts or national politics

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Man’s best friend

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Steve Gillard looks back on the fond memories he spent with Bailey, his childhood companion.

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The Collegian covers the 2014 midterm elections

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News and opinion coverage of the 2014 midterm elections. Tweet using the hashtag #ElectionsMDC

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Five reasons why voting is a struggle

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Five reasons why voting is a struggle

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Minutemen handle business in basketball exhibition

Seven players score in double digits as the Minutemen cruise by the American International Yellow Jackets 120-71 in their season exhibition.

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Front to Back: Week of Oct. 27, 2014

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Blog: What the FAC?

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Blogs: Irene Kim discusses the FAC appearance inside and out.

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Five reasons why Halloween is the best holiday

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Five reasons is back!

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An inside look at the music of Marty Boyle, one of the Valley’s most talented songwriters

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The singer-songwriter and his band, the New Rockwells, produce folk-rock music that is all at once dynamic, evolving and unpredictable.

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Minutewomen break two-game losing streak against St. Bonaventure

Goals by Alyssa Fratarcangeli and Jackie Bruno lead UMass past St. Bonaventure at Rudd Field on Friday 2-0.

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Dayton Flyers soar at Rudd Field, 4-1 over the Minutemen

The UMass men’s soccer team still winless in Atlantic 10 conference play, as they drop it to Dayton 4-1 at Rudd Field on Friday.

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Photo Slideshow: Rally Against Racism

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Students came together Thursday for a rally in response to recent racist incidents on campus, and to advocate for increased diversity and affordability at UMass.

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Exploring identity through the art of drag

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UMass junior Graham Stanley’s unique hobby has helped him feel comfortable in his own skin.

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Singin’ the Maize and Blues: The Downfall of Michigan Football

Marc Jean-Louis discusses the state of Michigan football: its current state of decline and what led to it.

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Photo Slideshow: UMass Hockey Exhibition Game

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For Saturday’s hockey exhibition game the Daily Collegian sent a team of photographers. Here are some of their best shots.

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UMass washed out by St. Joseph’s in Atlantic 10 opener

The Minutemen lose their Atlantic 10 conference opener to St. Joseph’s 1-0 on a rain-drenched Rudd Field.

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Minutemen fall short to Bowling Green in their return to McGuirk on Homecoming Saturday

ICYMI: UMass fell just short to Bowling Green on Homecoming Saturday in an display of offensive explosion. UVC-TV19’s Zander Manning and Joey Saade bring you the highlights.

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Front to Back: Week of Sept. 29, 2014

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UMass falls short at home to UNH 1-0

UMass gets off 11 shots, but can’t find the back of the net as they drop their second straight.

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Photo Slideshow: UMass Football Homecoming Game


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For Saturday’s Homecoming game the Daily Collegian sent a team of photographers. Here is a slideshow of their best shots. Photos by Cade Belisle, Amanda Creegan, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Alec Zabrecky

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Fans react to being back at McGuirk Stadium

UMass football played their first home game at McGuirk Stadium since 2011. Here’s what the fans think about the return.

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Front to Back: Week of Sept. 22, 2014

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People’s climate march: Student voices

Tens of thousands of students, including hundreds from the Five Colleges, joined the estimated 400,000 people who attended the People’s Climate March in New York City on Sept. 21, 2014. The event made history as the largest climate change demonstration of its kind.

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UMass men’s cross country season-opening meet

The UMass men’s cross country team place 4th in their season-opening home meet. Behind Vermont, Boston College and Maine and in front of Amherst College and Sacred Heart.

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Campus Perspective: New Blue Wall

Rose Gottlieb and Marleigh Felsenstein take to the new Blue Wall eatery in the UMass Campus Center to find out how students feel about the updated eating space.

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Minutewomen offensive struggles continue in a 2-1 loss vs. California

UMass gets the short end of a 2-1 loss to the California Golden Bears.

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Front to Back: Week of Sept. 8, 2014

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PODCAST: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, Sept. 8 to 12, with News Editor Aviva Luttrell and Sports Editor Mark Chiarelli. Originally recorded on Sept. 12.

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Photo Slideshow: Hands Up, Don’t Shoot Rally

On Wednesday, Sept. 10, students at the University of Massachusetts rallied against police brutality, violence, and the modern struggles African-American face.

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UMass in an offensive duel with Colorado

UMass puts up 38 points, but falls just short to the Colorado Buffaloes.

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Football Special Issue 2014

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The Daily Collegian sports team looks ahead to this year’s football season in our 2014 Football Special Issue.

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UMass football summer coverage 2014

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Follow the Daily Collegian Sports team’s coverage of the UMass Minutemen in preparation for the 2014 football season.

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Commencement Photos 2014

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Here are some of the Collegian’s best photos from the University of Massachusetts Amherst graduation 2014. Congratulations seniors!

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Video: No. 14 UMass WLAX ends season in loss to Loyola (MD)

The Minutewomen’s 2014 season ended with a 10-4 loss to the Greyhounds in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Here are the highlights.

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McMahon, Ferris and McGovern: Not your usual transfer story

When Angela McMahon came from UConn to UMass to be the women’s lacrosse coach four years ago, two of her recruits at UConn, Katie Ferris and Kelsey McGovern, followed her to UMass. In the short time since, the three have been making their mark in UMass lacrosse history.

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Daily Collegian Best Photos of 2014

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Here are some of the Daily Collegian’s best photos from the 2013-2014 academic year. Photos by: Alex Aritan, Cade Belisle, Shannon Broderick, Nicole Evangelista, James Jesson, Alex Lindsay, Zoe Mervine, Shaina Mishkin, Robert Rigo, Bryn Rothschild-Shea, Juliette Sandleitner, Taylor C. Snow, Justin Surgent, Maria Uminski, Christina Yacono

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VIDEO: UMass United Rally in support of Derrick Gordon, LGBTQ community

UMass students, Five college students and Amherst residents alike march in support of Derrick Gordon and the LGBTQ community after the Westboro Baptist Church threatened to picket UMass on Wednesday, April 16.

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Photo Slideshow: UMass United Rally


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Students and townsfolk gathered at UMass to support equality for all people.

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Campus Perspectives: One year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings

Students voice their thoughts about the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings. Campus Perspectives: One year anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings from Daily Collegian on Vimeo.

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Yak Back!: Spring concert roving report

UMass Yak Back! sent Brendan Hoffses into the field to see how students feel about this year’s spring concert line-up of The Goo Goo Dolls, Slightly Stoopid and Wale.

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Video: Derrick Gordon press conference

Highlights from the press conference following Derrick Gordon’s coming out as the first openly gay Division I basketball player. Derrick Gordon from Daily Collegian on Vimeo.

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Storify: Teammates, community show support for Derrick Gordon

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UMass coaches, teammates and community members express support for Derrick Gordon’s decision to come out as the first openly gay Division I men’s basketball player.

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Video Highlights: UMass baseball avoids sweep with walk-off win over Dayton

The Minutemen got a 5-4 walk-off win over the Flyers on Sunday. Here are the highlights.

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Video Highlights: UMass No. 11 women’s lacrosse beats La Salle for first conference win

The Minutewomen defeated the Explorers 19-10 for their first Atlantic 10 conference victory. Here are the highlights.

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Public Accountability Forum

In a public forum on Thursday, Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy and two vice chancellors met with students to discuss the events that transpired the Saturday before spring break.

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UMass Yak Back!: Episode 121

The strange happenings at the Sochi Olympics and the craze surrounding the smartphone application, Flappy Bird. A special Valentine’s Day roving report and commentary from Molly Plaehn.

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Video Highlights: No. 10 UMass women’s lax suffers first loss of season

The Minutewomen fell to No. 7 Northwestern by a score of 10-6 Tuesday night. Here are the highlights. UMass WLAX vs Northwestern Highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo.

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UMass Yak Back! now streaming on DailyCollegian.com

Same familiar faces? Check. Same semi-professional/semi-questionable content? Check. NEW place to watch it all happen? CHECK.

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Video: UMass baseball prepares to enter conference play for 2014 season

After a rough start to the 2014 season, the Minutemen hope to turn things around with the start of Atlantic 10 conference play.

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Daily Collegian Baseball/Softball Special Issue 2014

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Check out today’s stories in the Daily Collegian’s Baseball/Softball Special Issue 2014: Kristi Stefanoni establishing her place as first new UMass softball coach in decades UMass baseball looks to shake off annual early-season struggles with home schedule approaching UMass baseball battles cold temperatures in its return to Earl Lorden Field UMass softball uses early-season road trips to build chemistry UMass baseball adjusting to life without the injured Rob McLam

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Video: UMass baseball struggles to replace Rob McLam

The Minutemen have to play their 2014 season without one of their leading hitters from last year, as senior second baseman/designated hitter Rob McLam sits out for the season to recover from a torn ACL.

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Gallery: UMass basketball falls to Tennessee in NCAA Tournament

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The Minutemen couldn’t overcome opening jitters and missed opportunities in a lopsided 86-67 loss to Tennessee in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Photos by Taylor C. Snow.

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Gallery: UMass basketball celebrates first NCAA Tournament selection in 16 years

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The Minutemen were selected into the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1998 on Sunday night. The team gathered at the Amherst Brewing Company down the road from campus to take in the moment.

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Postgame men’s basketball wrap up: A-10 Tournament, UMass vs. GW

Daily Collegian men’ basketball beat writers Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli recap UMass’ loss to George Washington in the quarterfinals of the A-10 Tournament.

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Postgame men’s basketball wrap up: A-10 Tournament, UMass vs. URI

Daily Collegian men’ basketball beat writers Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli recap UMass’ win over URI to advance to the quarterfinals of the A-10 Tournament.

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Slideshow: UMass vs. URI, Atlantic 10 Tournament

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Slideshow: Round 2 of the 2014 Atlantic 10 Men’s Basketball Tournament, Massachusetts vs Rhode Island.

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Front to Back with Nick and Pat

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PODCAST: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, March 10-13, with News Editor Pat Hoff and Sports Editor Nick Canelas. Originally recorded on March 10, 2014.

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Postgame men’s basketball wrap up: UMass vs. SLU

Daily Collegian men’ basketball beat writers Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli recap UMass’ loss to SLU on senior day.

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Police Brutality protest, post-Blarney Blowout

A group of more than 100 protesters marched from the Student Union to the Whitmore Administration Building Tuesday to outline several demands and call for a meeting with the Chancellor.

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Students protest the police response to Blarney Blowout

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Photo slideshow: Students marched from Student Union to the Whitmore building protesting the police brutality and overall response during the events of Blarney Blowout. Photos by Cade Belisle, Robert Rigo, James Jesson and Alex Lindsay.

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Slideshow: UMass basketball vs. Saint Louis and Senior Day celebrations

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Agricultural Building 119 Show

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On Wednesday, March 3rd, a show took place in the Agricultural Engineering Building room 119. Put on by Students for Alternative Music, SALT, the show consisted of 4 bands: Shakusky., 10,000 Blades, Feels and Brave Bird.

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Video: UMass No. 10 women’s lacrosse outpaces UNH

The Minutewomen defeated the Wildcats by a score of 12-6 on Saturday. Here are the highlights.

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Front to Back with Nick and Pat

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PODCAST: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, March 2-7, with News Editor Pat Hoff and Sports Editor Nick Canelas. Originally recorded on March 6, 2014.

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International Women’s Day Special Issue

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For International Women’s Day on March 8, the Daily Collegian‘s Op/Ed Staff organized a special issue to discuss women’s rights, feminism and women’s place in global society today. You can pick up a copy of the print edition at on and off-campus locations, and you can check out all of the columns by clicking the links below.

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UMass Yak Back! Talks Professional Snuggling

UVC-TV 19: A segment from Episode 118, Yakkers discuss the phenomenon of snuggle houses, professional snugglers, and touch therapy! Molly Plaehn makes her directorial debut with host, John Holowitz and commentary from Hailey Wicker, Patrick Amidon and Miles Powell.

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UMass No. 10 women’s lacrosse wins hard fought victory over BU

The Minutewomen came away with the victory over the Terriers on Wednesday by a score of 11-8. Here are the highlights.

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Front to Back with Nick and Pat

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PODCAST: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, February 24-27, with News Editor Pat Hoff and guest host this week, Assistant Sports Editor Mark Chiarelli. Originally recorded on February 28.

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UMass basketball edges URI

Tony Bolduc from UMass Sports Weekly gives the highlights from the Minutemen’s 70-67 victory over the Rams.

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Slideshow: UMass vs VCU

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The best photos from Friday night’s men’s basketball game between UMass and VCU at the Mullins Center. Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR. Photos by Taylor C. Snow, Cade Belisle and James Jesson.

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Postgame men’s basketball wrap up: UMass vs. VCU

Daily Collegian men’s basketball beat writers Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli recap the UMass men’s basketball game against VCU.

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UMass hockey loses to Providence on Senior Night

Video Highlights: The Minutemen honored their nine seniors on Senior Night, but couldn’t follow it up with a win, as they fell to the Friars 2-1 Saturday night. Here are the highlights.

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UMass Hockey Senior Night celebration

Video: Before the Minutemen took on No. 12 Providence College Saturday night, they honored the team’s nine seniors.

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UMass women’s basketball drops 17th straight to Richmond

Video Highlights: The Minutewomen fell to the Spiders 89-76 Wednesday night. Here are the highlights.

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Video Highlights: UMass women’s lacrosse remains undefeated

The Minutewomen won their home opener against Holy Cross on a snowy McGuirk Stadium field by a score of 12-6. Here are the highlights.

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4 Questions with Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru

Stephen Sellner talks to ESPN investigative reporters Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru on Thursday night, to discuss the brothers book and documentary “League of Denial”.

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Front to Back with Nick and Pat

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PODCAST: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, February 17-20, with News Editor Pat Hoff and Sports Editor Nick Canelas.

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UMass Yak Back!: Episode 119

UVC-TV 19: Panelists discuss the ethical implications of Sugar Daddies and recall memorable historical figures in light of Nelson Mandela’s passing. Lastly, in a special Yeah Dude! segment, Yakkers discuss how best to charm the ladies.

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Video Highlights: UMass hockey’s comeback bid falls short vs. Northeastern

The Minutemen came up just short against the No. 12 Huskies Saturday night, losing by a score of 5-4. Here are the highlights.

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UMass in love: A Valentine’s Day report

UVC-TV 19: Molly Plaehn, Veteran Yakker, asks fellow students some hard hitting questions about Valentine’s Day.

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Front to Back with Nick and Pat

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Podcast: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, February 10-13, with News Editor Pat Hoff and Sports Editor Nick Canelas.

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UMass falls in clunker to George Mason

The Minutemen fell to the Patriots by a score of 91-80 Wednesday night. Here are the highlights.

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Mullins Center changes over between women’s basketball, hockey games

VIDEO: A sped-up look at how the Mullins Center staff change the arena from a basketball court to an ice hockey rink in the course of a couple hours.

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Renaissance Center holds Shakespeare pub trivia night

VIDEO: On Thursday evening, the University of Massachusetts Renaissance Center took a trip back to the 16th century for Shakespeare Trivia Pub Night. Five teams gathered in the fire-lit Reading Room to compete through seven themed rounds of trivia read by UMass senior Daniel Kadish and local theatre director Dori Robinson.

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Defense lets down UMass hockey in loss to UML

VIDEO: The Minutemen fell to No. 7 UMass Lowell on Saturday night by a score of 5-3. Here are the highlights.

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Front to Back with Pat and Nick

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PODCAST: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, February 3-6, with News Editor Pat Hoff and Sports Editor Nick Canelas.

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Postgame basketball talk: UMass gets back in win column with victory over La Salle

VIDEO: Men’s basketball beat writers Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli recap UMass’ 79-67 victory against La Salle.

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2014 Lacrosse Special Issue

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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian released its annual lacrosse special issue on campus on Thursday. Be sure to check out the print edition, and check out all the stories from the issue below. UMass men’s lacrosse embraces underdog role entering 2014 For the first time in a while, the UMass men’s lacrosse team enters the season as an underdog, which it embraces fully. After historic 2013 season, UMass women’s lacrosse aims even higher in 2014 Coming off their best season in almost two decades, the Minutewomen are preparing for what they hope will be another strong season. Newly named captain Ryan…

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Former Chancellor John Lombardi speaks on money allocation, student responsibility

VIDEO: Former University of Massachusetts Chancellor John Lombardi came to the W.E.B. Du Bois library on Jan. 29 to speak before students and faculty on the issues facing the university. Christina Yacono and Conor Snell reporting.

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Front to Back with Pat and Nick

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Podcast: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, January 27-30, with News Editor Pat Hoff and Sports Editor Nick Canelas.

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Video: Postgame hockey talk: UMass comes back to tie BU

Hockey beat writers Cameron McDonough and Nick Canelas discuss the Minutemen’s comeback tie against Boston University.

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Video: Postgame women’s basketball talk: UMass falls to George Washington

Beat writers Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan and Andrew Cyr discuss the Minutewomen’s 89-76 loss to George Washington.

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Video: Postgame basketball talk: UMass trounces Fordham

Beat writers Mark Chiarelli and Patrick Strohecker talk about UMass’ 90-52 win over Fordham.

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Video: Postgame hockey talk: UMass earns 5-2 victory over Merrimack

Collegian hockey beat writers Cameron McDonough and Nick Canelas discuss the Minutemen’s 5-2 victory over Merrimack.

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UMass construction to continue through 2017

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A new Integrated Design Building, and the demolition of Bartlett and Hills are among the projects planned for the next few years. Click to view the full infographic of current and near future UMass construction and a UVC-TV 19 update on Champions Center construction.

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Campus perspectives: Will UMass make the NCAA Tournament?

UMass students weigh in on the UMass men’s basketball team’s chances of ending its 15-year NCAA Tournament drought this season.

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Drum majors preparing for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The UMass Marching Band is preparing for its upcoming gig in New York City, and the drum majors are setting the pace.

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Video: Humans vs. Zombies: Undead descend on UMass

The Collegian talks with the four MASSGAMES admins running Fall 2013’s game of Humans vs. Zombies.

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Budget windfall for Dems

Obama delivers State of the Union

With the Senate likely to pass the House budget extension, a pre-midterm election September 2014 budget showdown may be in the cards.

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No student input on bulk YCMP sales

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Alex Major, a Governor of the Undergraduate Economics Club, argues that the lack of student input and democratic access on the use of YCMP swipes is yet another opaque UMass Dining policy.

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Print Edition: Dec. 5, 2013

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Dec. 5, 2013 online print edition.

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Print Edition: Dec. 4, 2013

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Dec. 4, 2013 online print edition.

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Print Edition: Dec. 3, 2013

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Dec. 3, 2013 online print edition.

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Print Edition: Dec. 2, 2013

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Dec. 2, 2013 online print edition.

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Video: Sexual assault protocol at UMass

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UVC-TV19’s Sionan Barrett reports on how the university deals with its sexual assault and rape cases.

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VIDEO: Sandy Hook Elementary School to be torn down, rebuilt

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UVC-TV19’s James Villalobos reports from Sandy Hook, Conn.

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Video: Updates on the new Champion’s Center project

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UVC-TV19’s Mackenzie Maynard gives updates on the construction-project-in-progress.

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Print Edition: Nov. 26, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 26, 2013 online print edition.

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Print Edition: Nov. 25, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 25, 2013 online print edition.

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VIDEO: People’s Market facing financial trouble

UVC-TV19’s Meghan Allen talks with People’s Market co-managers about the market’s financial worries of staying afloat.

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WMUA News: Mission Still Unaccomplished coverage

WMUA’s John O’Neil recounts the Mission Still Unaccomplished event held in the Cape Cod Lounge on Nov. 14, 2013.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 21, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 21, 2013 online print edition.

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Video Highlights: Women’s Basketball upsets Rutgers for first win of the season

The Minutewomen held on to defeat the Scarlet Knights by a nail-biting score of 64-63. Here are the highlights.

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Video: UMass women’s basketball vs. Rutgers postgame talk

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan and Joey Saade discuss the Minutewomen’s 64-63 win over the Scarlet Knights.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 20, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 20, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 19, 2013

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 18, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 18, 2013 online print edition.

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Video Highlights: Mission Still Unaccomplished Teach-In

A handful of UMass student organizations held a six-hour teach-in on Nov. 14, 2013 in the Student Union’s Cape Cod Lounge to raise awareness of issues they have with many university administration policies and its mission statement.

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Video Highlights: Men’s Basketball knocks off feisty Youngstown State

The Minutemen pulled away late in the game to defeat the Penguins 85-69 and improve to 3-0 on the season. Here are the highlights.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian. Nov. 14, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian. Nov. 14, 2013 online print edition.

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Podcast: NBA Scoop

Joey Saade and Frank Corona discuss the biggest surprises and disappointments in the NBA, and also discuss the Celtics and Knicks in the third edition of NBA Scoop.

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Three Man Weave: Episode 1

Stephen Hewitt, Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli discuss the Minutemen’s performance thus far, particularly the play of Cady Lalanne, Sampson Carter and Derrick Gordon, and look ahead to their next matchup against Youngstown State in the first episode of Three Man Weave.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 13, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 13, 2013 online print edition.

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Video Highlights: UMass men’s basketball beats LSU in wild affair

The Minutemen held on to beat the Tigers in their home opener by a score of 92-90. Here are the highlights.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 12, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 12, 2013 online print edition.

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Video Highlights: Women’s Basketball blown out by Central Michigan

The Minutewomen gave up a team record 105 points to the Chippewas, losing by a score of 105-61 on Sunday. Here are the highlights.

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Video: UMass women’s basketball vs. Central Michigan postgame talk

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan and Andrew Cyr discuss the Minutewomen’s 105-61 loss to the Chippewas on Sunday.

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Video Highlights: UMass field hockey wins second straight A-10 Championship

The Minutewomen defeated Richmond by a score of 2-1 to claim their second straight A-10 title. Here are the highlights.

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Video: UMass Women’s Basketball Postgame Interview

Postgame interview with UMass women’s basketball coach Sharon Dawley following the Minutewomen’s 66-58 loss to Western Michigan in their first game of the season.

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Video: UMass Women’s Basketball vs. Western Michigan Postgame Talk

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan and Andrew Cyr discuss the Minutewomen’s 66-58 loss in their opening matchup against Western Michigan.

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Video: UMass Women’s Basketball Season Preview

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan previews the Minutewomen’s upcoming 2013-2014 season.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 7, 2013 Basketball Special Issue

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 7, 2013 Basketball Special Issue.

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Time to dance: 2013-2014 Basketball special issue

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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian released its annual basketball special issue to campus newsstands on Thursday. If you’re around campus, be sure to find the print edition, and check out all the stories, predictions and multimedia from the issue below. View a PDF online version of the basketball issue here. UMass men’s basketball enters 2013-14 season with heightened expectations The UMass men’s basketball team will look to end a 15-year drought of not making the NCAA Tournament this season under a cloud of heavy expectations. The final act: Chaz Williams looks to leave his mark at UMass As a senior leader…

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 6, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 6, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 5, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 5, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 4, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Nov. 4, 2013 online print edition.

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Video: Annual candlelight vigil against domestic violence draws 100 people

Sigma Psi Zeta sorority and the Center for Women and Community held the annual candlelight vigil against domestic violence Oct. 30. The event attracted about 100 people and included guest speakers, survivor stories and a musical performance.

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Mutations: Dead singers

Iconic portrayals of dead musicians have become selling points for merchandise instead of true reminders of musical greatness. Jackson Maxwell explains his dismay in his first Mutations blog.

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The cellphone take-over

With the ever presence of cellphones, Molly Gately reminds us to enjoy their benefits in moderation.

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The Deadly Collegian: A Wicked Paper Cut

Here tells the tale of the haunted “last friday paper ” that has come back to seek revenge on the Collegian Staff.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian. Oct. 31, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian. Oct. 31, 2013 online print edition. Halloween Special Issue.

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PHOTOS: Nearly 3,000 UMass students gather in Southwest after World Series

UMass Red Sox World Series Gathering in Southwest.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 30, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 30, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 29, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 29, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 28, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 28, 2013 online print edition.

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Video Highlights: UMass field hockey wins in shootout

After the score remained tied through two overtime periods, the Minutewomen defeated Richmond in a shootout on Friday. Here are the highlights.

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Podcast: NBA Scoop

Joey Saade and Frank Corona give their predictions for each division and conference for the upcoming NBA season in the second edition of NBA Scoop.

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Video: Fox 25 Boston broadcasts live from UMass

Chelsie Field reports from her smartphone some behind-the-scenes moments from Fox 25 Boston’s visit to UMass Amherst on Oct. 24, 2013.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 24, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 24, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 23, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 23, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 22, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 22, 2013 online print edition.

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Video Highlights: UMass field hockey shines on Senior Day

The Minutewomen defeated Saint Joseph’s 9-1 while honoring their six seniors on Senior Day. Here are the highlights.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 21, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 21, 2013 online print edition.

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Video Highlights: UMass hockey gets first win of the season in home opener

The Minutemen defeated Michigan State 3-1 in their home opener to get their first win of the season. Here are the highlights.

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Video: UMass fans come out to hockey home opener

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan talked to some of the 7,078 fans that attended the hockey team’s home opener against Michigan State about the experience of attending a game at the Mullins Center.

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Video: Divest UMass rallies to president Robert Caret

Divest UMass held a rally Oct. 17, 2013 with a message encouraging UMass president Robert Caret to divest the state school system from fossil fuels, coal and oil companies.

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Podcast: NBA Scoop

Joey Saade and Frank Corona discuss what has happened in the NBA offseason and preview the upcoming 2013-2014 season in this 1st edition of NBA Scoop.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 17, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 17, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 16, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 16, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 15, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 15, 2013 online print edition.

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Podcast: Patriots Recap

Ross Gienieczko recaps the Patriots’ 30-27 win over the Saints on Sunday. Pats Saints Recap

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Video: Celebration of Life of Elaine Sortino

Friends and colleagues of late UMass softball coach Elaine Sortino shared their memories of her during a ceremony in the Mullins Center.

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Video Highlights: UMass football gets first win of season

The Minutemen defeated the University of Miami of Ohio RedHawks to earn their first win of the season. Here are the highlights.

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BLOG: First Impressions Make Assimilation Look Easy

Study abroad blogger, Kristina Kulyabina, talks about her first impressions of Thailand.

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Video: UMass student senate calls for veteran support during shutdown

The SGA is writing to Congress to support the paying of veterans during the government shutdown.

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Video: SGA hosts EDM flash mob against concert cancelations

UVC-TV19’s Michelle Woodward breaks down the SGA’s flash mob dance event in protest of the recent EDM concert cancellations by the University administration.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 10, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 10, 2013 special hockey issue.

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Hockey Special Issue

Check out the articles and columns in the 2013-2014 Hockey Special Issue.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 9, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 9, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 8, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 8, 2013 online print edition.

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Video: UMass hockey season preview

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan previews the hockey team’s upcoming season.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 7, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 7, 2013 online print edition.

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Video: UMass transfer students discuss new experiences

Some of this year’s transfer students at the University of Massachusetts discuss the pros and cons that come with adapting to a new campus and its culture.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 3, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Oct. 3, 2013 online print edition.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian. Oct. 2, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian. Oct. 2, 2013 online print edition.

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Video: UMass coach Charley Molnar addresses alumni petition

Massachusetts football coach Charley Molnar and quarterback A.J. Doyle address the media about the petition by UMass football alums against Molnar and the current coaching staff.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian. Oct. 1, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian. Oct. 1, 2013 online print edition.

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Podcast: Patriots Recap

Ross Gienieczko recaps the Patriots 30-23 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

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Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Sept. 30, 2013

Massachusetts Daily Collegian: Sept. 30, 2013 online print edition.

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Video: UMass field hockey falls to No. 2 Maryland

The 7th-ranked Minutewomen lost their second game in a row to the No. 2 Terrapins on Sunday by a score of 4-1. Here are the highlights.

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Video: Offensive outburst gives men’s soccer first win of the season

The Minutemen offense came alive as the team got its first win against Siena by a score of 5-2. Here are the highlights.

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Podcast: How The Collegian Met Your Mother

Patrick Hoff shares his thoughts on the season premiere of “How I Met Your Mother.”

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Podcast: Nick Derian and Marissa Zaritsky review “The Family”

Collegian podcasters Nick Derian and Marissa Zaritsky review “The Family.”

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