Scrolling Headlines:

UMPD crime alert informs campus of motor vehicle theft near Rudd Field Sept. 17 -

September 22, 2017

‘It’ has revitalized the modern monster movie -

September 21, 2017

UMass Republicans feel ostracized in political climate -

September 21, 2017

Irma hits Cuba, putting rain cloud over students’ study abroad plans -

September 21, 2017

UMass football travels to Tennessee for its first Power Five game of 2017 -

September 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer looks ahead to Thursday matchup with Davidson -

September 21, 2017

Perussault and the Minutewomen are ready for the start of A-10 play -

September 21, 2017

Behind the “Hate has no home at UMass” campaign -

September 21, 2017

A-10 field hockey notebook: VCU, St. Joseph’s, and Lock Haven dominate -

September 21, 2017

Video games as art -

September 21, 2017

A-10 men’s soccer notebook: Davidson falls to Virginia Tech in Blacksburg -

September 21, 2017

Glazed and confused: what youth should know about vaping -

September 21, 2017

Trust the professors, and trust the system -

September 21, 2017

Beauty that exists all around you and how to notice it -

September 21, 2017

Student death reported to the University Sept. 19 -

September 20, 2017

Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

September 20, 2017

Students demand bathroom accountability -

September 20, 2017

Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

September 20, 2017

Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

September 20, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer ties Central Connecticut State in double overtime -

September 20, 2017

Counterpoint: Keep political correctness away from the Amherst name

Bradley Polumbo offers the counterpoint to the debate about the Amherst name: to change the name would be to sanitize history.

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Point: If memorials to the Confederacy should be torn down, so should the Amherst name

William Keve argues that Amherst must be renamed if we wish to denounce the racism of its namesake.

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Emmi Beuger’s day off: WikiLeaks

Host Emmi Beuger and moderator Nick Souza welcome Joe Frank and James Mazarakis from the Daily Collegian to discuss the ethics of WikiLeaks and the impact it has had on the election.

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The impact of the Olympic Games

Julian del Prado ties in lessons from international relations to the Olympic stage.

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Changing junk food policies may slow obesity epidemic

Columnist Samara Abramson discusses the link between junk food and obesity and offers a possible solution for the epidemic.

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Drones defeat America’s foreign enemies

Zac Bears provides evidence to support the U.S. drone program.

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Drone strikes ineffective, harmful

Dennis Topakov explains how current government efforts to increase the number of drone strikes, including against U.S. citizens, are unreasonable.

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Early bird is the word

Do you dread the early wake-up? Anthony Putvinski gives you an assortment of reasons to join the flock of early birds.

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Night owl’s wisdom

Feel odd because you are always up later than your roommate doing homework and watching TV until 2 a.m.? Columnist Samara Abramson spells out why night owls might have an advantage in life.

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Facebook will not fade

The social network titan has a stronghold on the Internet and, according to columnist Josh Steinberg, will hold on tight in the future.

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Facebook is no more than a phase

Mike Tudoreanu gives reason to believe that Facebook is no more than a small phase in the history of human communication.

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21st Century University is worth temporary inconvenience

Collegian columnist Zac Bears states his thoughts on why he believes the current construction projects will be worth the current inconvenience.

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The Cons of the Constant Construction

Assistant Op/Ed editor Josh Steinberg questions whether it is necessary for the campus to have nine simultaneous construction sites running and the impact it has on the campus.

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PCP: Yes, Organic Food is Worth the Expense

Op-Ed Editor Melissa Mahoney provides reasoning behind her belief that organic food is the way to go.

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PCP: Lack of USDA enforcement discredits organic labels

Columnist Alexa Jones points out that organic labels don’t always mean the food lives up to USDA standards.

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Is Romney/Ryan the Golden Ticket?

Assistant Op-Ed Editor Josh Steinberg lays out the positive aspects of the Romney/Ryan campaign.

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Reconciling Feminism and the GOP

Columnist Emily Merlino suggests it is wrong to say a woman cannot be both feminist and a Republican.

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Flipping a double sided coin of failure

As it grows closer to the Presidential election, columnist Josh Steinberg discusses what it really means to waste your vote.

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Paul Ryan’s roadmap to losing youth support

Does Paul Ryan’s stance on higher-education put Mitt Romney at risk of total loss of support from youth voters?

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Something Greek

Karen Podorefksy clears up misconceptions about Greek life at UMass and highlights some of the benefits of joining a fraternity or sorority.

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