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Worcester, Student Union renovations among subjects of first SGA Senate session -

September 26, 2017

Three thefts in Fine Arts Center over past week -

September 26, 2017

Talk on women’s resistance to Brazilian military dictatorship held at the Old Chapel -

September 26, 2017

Engstrom and MacLean lead UMass cross country at Battle in Beantown -

September 26, 2017

The anti-Semitism of the Suarez talk is not the way to discuss the Israeli-/Palestinian conflict -

September 26, 2017

No, fascists are not the same as those who oppose them -

September 26, 2017

Political factions oppose each other like passionate sports fans -

September 26, 2017

STEM Ambassador’s Program to expand impact on and off campus -

September 26, 2017

Buzz starting to build for UMass hockey -

September 26, 2017

UMass Tennis starts season strong at Brown Invitational -

September 26, 2017

Foo Fighters’ ‘Concrete and Gold’ misses the mark -

September 26, 2017

Emmy’s 2017 Red Carpet fashion recap: who, what, WEAR -

September 26, 2017

We all scream for vegan ice cream -

September 26, 2017

UMass women’s soccer takes complete control in 3-1 win vs. Davidson -

September 25, 2017

Shaughnessy Naughton speaks on STEM professionals in politics -

September 25, 2017

ESPN author and journalist talks sports and mental health at UMass -

September 25, 2017

UMass men’s soccer remains unbeaten at home -

September 25, 2017

Minutewomen split Pennsylvania trip -

September 25, 2017

Kozlowski’s minutes limited for second straight game in loss versus Fordham -

September 25, 2017

Late penalty-kick goal not enough vs. Rams -

September 25, 2017

Pro-Sport retirement circuit is off-putting

Michael Agnello argues that a professional athlete, like David Ortiz, announcing their retirement prior to the season is distracting and sends the wrong message to younger players.

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Bernie Sanders shows compassion and authenticity

Say what you will about Bernie Sanders, but you can’t knock his authenticity, argues Emilia Beuger.

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Letter: Help ensure no one goes hungry in Western Massachusetts

Andrew Morehouse, executive director of The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts, urges those in the community to take direct action to help end short and long-term hunger.

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Standardized testing needs to go

Jeffrey Ayers argues against the use of standardized tests in the college application process.

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Millennials’ responsibility: Economic inequality and the American dream

It is up to our generation to correct income inequality and rescue the American dream, argues Elizabeth Wallace.

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Drawing parallels between the Syrian and Irish refugee crises

Nicholas Kinsman compares the current Syrian refugee crisis with the Irish immigration wave that occurred during the years of the great Irish famine.

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People over buildings: Subbaswamy must rethink budget priorities

Avery Furst outlines the GEO’s meeting with Chancellor Subbaswamy and argues for administrative emphasis on the well-being of UMass students and employees.

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Overcoming my anxiety

Katrina Kervin shares her personal struggle with anxiety, and discussing the stigma attached to mental illness.

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Dear Senators, do your job

The Republican Senate won’t do its job in the name of partisanship.

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College: A place of lost opportunities

Jasmyn Guzzetti questions the rigid structure of major requirements and class choice.

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How making my bed every morning made me a more positive person

Rachel Walman tells us of the importance of structure for success.

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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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