Scrolling Headlines:

Minutewomen stunned by last-second free throw -

January 19, 2018

UMass hockey returns home to battle juggernaut Northeastern squad -

January 18, 2018

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

A win for democracy

Eric Magazu takes a look at government in Amherst and concludes that regardless of our opinions on what they have voted for, we all should agree that Democracy works here.

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Fire in the belly

Matt Kushi has discovered the deep fire in the soul that does not burn, but lights the way into ourselves.

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This is about doing the right thing

Brian Benson makes the case that allowing two Guantanamo inmates to settle in Amherst isn’t about showing off our Leftism, but about following our principles.

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Meet the Detainees

Since Amherst ignored the cries of “Not in my backyard,” Shera Demchak advises residents to be vigilant.

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One last moment of triumph for the Democrats

In the latest in his on-going series on health care reform, Alex Perry predicts the political consequences of the bill that recently passed in the House.

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The real Africa, the real America

From South Africa, Leigh Greaney examines how America has been misrepresented abroad and how Africa has been misrepresented at home.

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Working to give a sliver of hope

After working in a poor rural town in Argentina, Mike Fox realized that, even though the work he did may not make a huge difference, it was something. And that’s enough.

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Practice safe Internet, use anti-virus software

After experiencing the horrors of a virus firsthand, Rachel Dougherty says that students should be more aware of the protection they need to keep their computers safe and how to get it.

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Fearing the end of the ‘good ol’ days’

With his senior year almost at the halfway mark, Ben Moriarty reflects on the memories that have gotten him to this point and dreads what he might have to leave behind.

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After a year, Obama’s presidency has fallen flat

With President Obama’s presidency reaching the one-year mark, Alana Goodman says that the commander in chief is no longer thought of the revolutionary he was hyped up to be.

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UMass is losing sight of its mission

With UMass targeting out-of-state students and shift to the operation of a private school, Nick Milano says that UMass has drifted away from what its true mission should be: a public school for Massachusetts.

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Keeping it real professional

H.C. Wang says that, while college students may think their current friends are all they’ll need, there will come a time in life where professional relationships will become a vital part of life.

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Truly give thanks this holiday

Subhan Tariq asks whether or not students take all of the things they have for granted and calls for them to help out in the community if they want to be truly thankful.

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Student psych-out: Adventures in Mental Health Services

“So what’s been bothering you?” inquires the therapist who I’ve just overheard in the lobby griping about having to fit another basket case into an already over-packed afternoon. So it goes at campus Mental Health Services.

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New Recreation Center is a knockout

After seeing the new Recreation Center, Nick O’Malley couldn’t care less that it was delayed. He’s just glad that it’s here, so is the school itself.

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Marching band is finally out of the rain

Despite the school’s budget concerns, Ashley Lesperance says the University of Massachusetts Marching Band deserves a building after their old one was closed in 1997.

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Innocent, even when proven guilty?

Alana Goodman weighs in on the chance of Guantanamo Bay inmates being invited to Amherst, saying that the invited individuals aren’t the victims they’re made out to be.

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Bring on the out-of-state plan

Dan Rahrig is all aboard with Chancellor Holub’s plans to increase the number of out-of-state students at UMass, but is it really such a magical solution?

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We can all get along

Eric Magazu makes a sober reflection on the nature of social, spiritual and interpersonal change and harmony.

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Who is a hero and who is a villain?

Matt Kushi weighs in on the recent tragedy at Massachusetts General Hospital and on what it means to be a hero.

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