Scrolling Headlines:

UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Letter: Vote yes for Amherst

The town election on March 28 will include a ballot question to approve a bond issue for building two new elementary schools, under one roof, to replace two old, deteriorating schools.

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You don’t have to walk alone

Emilia Beuger discusses her experiences with the UMass Walking Escort Service and why more students should be taking advantage of this incredible resource.

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Assert your rights in interactions with police

“If it is within your rights to refuse an order, you should do it confidently and persistently.”

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Letter to the Editor: Trump’s lobbying ban won’t be enough

Many lobbyists take advantage of loopholes.

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To fight Trump, empathize with his voters

Liberals should reach out to Trump supporters, rather than alienate them, in order to stop the president from a possible re-election.

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Seeking true justice for Ryan Owens

The death of Navy SEAL Ryan Owens was politicized and reveals propaganda and a failure of the media.

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The rise of the unproductive economy

Matt Heffler discusses how the economy is still not productive after the Great Recession in 2008.

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The future of the pro-life movement

Finding common ground between those who are pro-life and those who are pro-choice is possible.

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The process of letting go emotionally is harder than dropping something

Letting go of bad habits is a process involving physical and mental deliberation.

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Frustrations with Team-Based Learning classes

TBL classes should incorporate more instructor guidance to ensure student groups learn the material effectively on their own.

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The most beautiful present

Jeffrey Ayers explains the mathematical intricacies behind the Klein bottle, a seemingly impossible invention.

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Trump’s election and the end of a socialist dream

Laura Handly details how the election of Trump and his decisions as President thus far have made her lose hope in a socialist America.

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The benefits of a clean room

Emilia Beuger researches the benefits of a tidy bedroom, both for studying and for sleeping.

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Interruption marketing is becoming outdated

People do not owe companies any of their time or any attention to their ads.

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Give albums a chance

Listening to singles, but not albums, is comparable to only watching one scene in a movie.

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The myth of upward mobility

Christin Howard argues that the American Dream is not dead, but does significantly favor those who grow up in wealthy and diverse areas.

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Home is where the creativity is

Becky Wandel suggests the secret to tapping into child-like creativity as an adult is to make yourself at home.

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Letter: Stand Up for UMass at Advocacy Day

Join students and community supporters to advocate for high-quality, debt-free public higher education on March 1.

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Sanctuary status would endanger our campus for all

Declaring UMass a sanctuary campus would be an enormous mistake.

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Women’s Marches and white feminism

Altogether too often, the assertion of femininity by white, cisgender individuals is based in white supremacy and transphobia.

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