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Route 9 Diner closes as attorney general files discrimination complaint -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

UMass tight end Jean Sifrin performs in front of NFL scouts at Pro Day -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Sisters on the Runway successfully hosts benefit fashion show for Safe Passage -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

‘Hurry sickness’ is actually wasting our time -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Angela Davis condemns the prison industrial complex in campus talk -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

UMass softball’s home opener postponed due to unplayable field conditions -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Kickin’ Back Dance Crew looks to emerge as its own dance club -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Doing good while looking good: Fashion show raises domestic violence awareness -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Ryan Moloney pitching with confidence for UMass baseball -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Police Log: Friday, March 27 to Sunday, March 29, 2015 -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The real importance of water for our health -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

UMass Pro Day offers players a chance to be noticed -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

SGA election results ratified Monday night -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

How to recognize the signs of domestic violence -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

UMass tennis keeps on rolling, downs Albany 5-2 -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Keep your corporate hands off my Internet -

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Thoughts on Zayn Malik -

Monday, March 30, 2015

Jury finds Emmanuel Bile Jr. guilty of two counts of aggravated rape in UMass gang rape trial -

Monday, March 30, 2015

Kickin’ Back Dance Crew looks to emerge as its own dance club -

Monday, March 30, 2015

Hird appointed dean of College of Social and Behavioral Sciences -

Monday, March 30, 2015

‘Hurry sickness’ is actually wasting our time

(Sterlic/flickr)

Karen Podorefsky says that when we do not schedule relaxation periods for ourselves, we actually end up wasting more time throughout the day.

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Keep your corporate hands off my Internet

(Free Press/flickr)

Corinne Elicone highlights corruption among Internet providers and discusses the FCC’s ruling for an open Internet

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East Village explosion painful, revealing

(Stacie Joy)

East Village native Isaac Simon describes his neighborhood in the wake of a deadly explosion last week, and says landlords must be accountable for keeping tenants safe.

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Lessons learned from a boy band

(Eva Rinaldi)

In light of recent news about Zayn Malik leaving the band One Direction, Kate Leddy discusses why it is wrong to make fun of the fans that are feeling devastated by the event.

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Law and order, UMass style

(Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

UMass Residence halls could be more secure and it would surely help protect residents from rape.

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Hillel fails to represent all Jewish students

(umass.hillel.org)

Issues over Palestine are creating divides and exclusivity within the Hillel group on American campuses.

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A new face for money

(New York Magazine)

Soon women could be more equally represented in our national currency. It’s about time.

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Letter: SGA to the Chancellor, Vice Chancellor, and Auxiliary Services

Greenough Sub Shop is one of the Student Businesses on campus that doesn't take Dining Dollars.
(Collegian File Photo)

Two representatives of the SGA, Sïonan Barrett and Stefan Herlitz, supports the Student Businesses in their effort to negotiate with Auxiliary Services.

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The dangers of tweeting without thinking

Curt Schillings Twitter caught the attention of media after he responded to users' offensive messages about his daughter. (Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Steve Gillard cautions against tweeting out comments in the moment before thinking them through.

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Suicide matters: why we need to open up the discussion of mental health

National Suicide Prevention Day is on the 10th of September. (Jared Keener/Flickr)

Nicholas Trieber stresses the importance of having open discussions about suicide within our communities.

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Empty seats and the paradox of SGA accessibility

An SGA general body meeting. (Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

The results of the 2015 SGA spring election present a troubling answer to concerns of transparency between the student body and its leaders.

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SGA results promise a good year to come

Sïonan Barrett and Chantal Barbosa. (Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Stefan Herlitz reviews the results of the recent SGA election and discusses his predictions for the future of the student government now that it is under new leadership.

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Excuses not accepted: An open letter to Vice Chancellor Sheehan

(Courtesy of the Student Administration Accountability Coalition)

The Student Administration Accountability Coalition won’t accept excuses preventing the use of Dining Dollars at student businesses from Vice Chancellor Sheehan.

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Higher education should be more accessible

Anthony Maddaleni discusses how both the UMass administration and politicians constantly prioritize less important issues over funding for college students.

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Letter: Racist and homophobic vandalism will not be tolerated in our union

(Courtesy of Graduate Employment Organization)

Graduate Employee Organization staff calls on the UMass community to take real action to oppose continuing bigotry and racial violence on campus.

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Iran and Israel take advantage of partisan politics

(Caleb Smith/Flickr)

Trust between nations is always a serious issue when it comes to nuclear weapons.

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Scott Walker chips away at union power with eyes on Oval Office

(Light Brigading/Flickr)

Scott Walker’s calculated move to attack the rights of workers is designed to help him win the White House in 2016, writes columnist Sam Fountain.

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Student businesses should have the right to accept Dining Dollars as payment

(Collegian File Photo)

Doug Hornstein of the Student Labor Action Project says that the exclusion of student-run businesses from Dining Dollars risks putting them out of business.

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Put yourself into new shoes with study abroad

The Great Wall of China (Dragonwoman/Flickr)

Jakob Lengacher stresses the value of studying abroad by detailing his own experience of being on a game show and learning Chinese during his time studying in China.

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A guide to being your smartest self

(Alan Cleaver/Flickr)

Karen Podorefsky shares the best ways to make oneself appear as intelligent as possible during job interviews and situations that call for a positive first impression.

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