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Community talks education, immigrants’ rights, climate change with state senators -

March 29, 2017

Q&A: Khalif Nunnally-Rivera, an advocate for access and affordability for underrepresented students -

March 29, 2017

Plant-Based Nutrition club promotes healthier, sustainable diets on campus -

March 29, 2017

Rolling tobacco and high profits for iRollie -

March 29, 2017

UMass softball to kickoff conference schedule on Thursday at Boston University -

March 29, 2017

UMass baseball coach Mike Stone trying not to dwell on 2017 being his final season -

March 29, 2017

Fresh off NCAA Championship appearance, UMass diver Emma Roush looks ahead -

March 29, 2017

Notebook: UMass men’s soccer adds junior college transfer to roster for next season -

March 29, 2017

Newly appointed UMass defensive line coach Dave Wissman has taken interesting road to Amherst -

March 29, 2017

Student Union Craft Center serves as an open space of expression for students -

March 29, 2017

An ode to Amherst’s American Legion -

March 29, 2017

Letter: The Graduate Employee Organization wants to empower those who are marginalized -

March 29, 2017

To counter and balance: A place for conversation in the opinion pages -

March 29, 2017

Activism can change the world -

March 29, 2017

Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma -

March 28, 2017

Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

March 28, 2017

Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

March 28, 2017

UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

March 28, 2017

UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

March 28, 2017

UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

March 28, 2017

The generation dilemma

Joe Carnovale argues against the use of generational labels.

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Change in SeaWorld agenda proves need to investigate

Michael Agnello discusses how the documentary “Blackfish” affected change at SeaWorld and why it’s necessary to investigate stories before accepting them as true.

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Keep your political posts off of Facebook

Lucas Coughlin argues that social media posts imploring citizens to vote a certain way in the 2016 election is obnoxious.

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Binge drinking in college can affect cancer risk later in life

Devyn Giannetti says students should be informed on how drinking alcohol can excessively ruin your health, and why you might want to consider cutting back.

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The FBI’s contradictions make case null

Among the many technological achievements by Apple, the company’s security and encryption software ranks near the top. Each new version of the iPhone features strong encryption, allowing users to have their information secure from potential hackers. The FBI, in order to continue its investigation of the San Bernardino terrorist attacks, wants Apple to create new software to counteract the intense security and unlock the iPhone of one of the terrorists. Although the software could potentially help the FBI track down whom the killer was in contact with, therefore helping to combat terrorism, it remains evident that creation of the software…

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Dear men: Women do not and should not dress for you

Emilia Beuger discusses how sexism still pervades our culture.

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Remembering a great Justice

Isaac Simon remembers the late Justice Scalia and argues that he represented a model justice.

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A response to my second lockdown in two years

Tess Halpern recalls how last week’s lockdown resurfaced her feelings of campus insecurity and argues that more guns are not the solution.

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Making the best of having a roommate

Gabby Vacarelo compares the pros and cons of living with a roommate.

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The necessity of eliminating arctic access

Michael Agnello argues that if countries are serious about the preservation of the climate, access to the arctic should be eliminated.

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Human trafficking is an American problem

Emilia Beuger discusses the prevalence of human trafficking in America and our national failure to address this issue.

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The polarization of American politics needs to change

Joe Frank discusses possible remedies for the our stagnant, polarized political climate

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My generation may be ‘Feeling the Bern’, but I’m still with Clinton

On the heels of Bernie Sanders’ win in New Hampshire, Tess Halpern argues that she believes Hillary Clinton is still the Democrats’ best option.

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Favoritism in the school system

Jenna Careri discusses research on students’ gender bias toward professors.

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Football, social Goods, and choice

Lucas Coughlin defends the playing and watching of football despite the risk of injury.

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The art of perseverance

Gabby Vacarelo discusses how taking a difficult class builds personal virtue.

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Sanders’ campaign: more than policy

Sanders’ proposals are part of a larger mission to combat the power of money in politics.

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Open letter: GEO continues to push for change

Dear UMass community, This year is historic for the University of Massachusetts. We are getting ready to celebrate 25 years of graduate student worker unionization on campus; a celebration that not only highlights the strength and power of collective action but also our long history of activism, mobilization and social justice on campus. As unions all over the country brace for this summer’s Supreme Court attack on us, we should also memorialize and mobilize around our legacy, our founders and our achievements. For some context, the Supreme Court ruling regarding unions could potentially decrease our overall memberships and make it…

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“Would you say that to my face?”

Technology may be helpful, but when is it too much?

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Changing the football culture: What we can learn from Antwaan Randle El

Michael Agnello argues that Antwaan Randle El’s recent revelations show parents should begin to discourage youth football.

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