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UMass women’s basketball handles Duquesne at home -

January 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball’s late comeback falls short after blowing 15-point first-half lead -

January 15, 2017

UMass hockey outlasted at home against No. 6 UMass Lowell -

January 14, 2017

Hailey Leidel hits second buzzer beater of the season to give UMass women’s basketball win over Davidson -

January 13, 2017

UMass football hosts Maine at Fenway Park in 2017 -

January 12, 2017

UMass men’s basketball snaps losing streak and upsets Dayton Wednesday night at Mullins Center -

January 11, 2017

UMass women’s track and field takes second at Dartmouth Relays -

January 10, 2017

UMass hockey falls to No. 5 Boston University at Frozen Fenway -

January 8, 2017

UMass professor to make third appearance on ‘Jeopardy!’ -

January 8, 2017

UMass women’s basketball suffers brutal loss on road against Saint Joseph’s -

January 7, 2017

UMass men’s basketball drops thirds straight, falls to VCU 81-64 -

January 7, 2017

UMass men’s basketball drops tightly-contested conference matchup against George Mason Wednesday night -

January 4, 2017

Late-game defense preserves UMass women’s basketball’s win against rival Rhode Island -

January 4, 2017

AIC shuts out UMass hockey 3-0 at Mullins Center -

January 4, 2017

UMass professor to appear as contestant on ‘Jeopardy!’ Thursday night -

January 4, 2017

Penalties plague UMass hockey in Mariucci Classic championship game -

January 2, 2017

UMass men’s basketball falls in A-10 opener to St. Bonaventure and its veteran backcourt -

December 30, 2016

UMass woman’s basketball ends FIU Holiday Classic with 65-47 loss to Drexel -

December 29, 2016

UMass men’s basketball finishes non-conference schedule strong with win over Georgia State -

December 28, 2016

Brett Boeing joins UMass hockey for second half of season -

December 28, 2016

Letter to the Editor: Trump, hate crimes, and UMass

Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Collegian

Shaymus Dunn shares his friend’s experience with hate on campus.

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Letter to the Editor: Open Education Initiative could save students money

Christina Yacono/Collegian

A representative from the SGA urges faculty to use Open Educational Resources to cut down on the rising cost of textbooks.

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Letter to the Editor: local veterans on Hampshire flag burning

(Christina Yacono/ Daily Collegian)

Two local veterans comment on the burning of the American flag at Hampshire College.

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Letter: Craig’s Place to fight against fatal budget cuts

Collegian File Photo

To the Editor, Craig’s Place Emergency Shelter sits right on the edge of the University of Massachusetts campus, in the basement of the First Baptist Church. Standing on the front steps of the church, you can see the Southwest Residential Area towers against the horizon, and the Fine Arts Center and W.E.B. Du Bois Library poking through the trees to your right. From 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., the church is filled with Bible study classes, youth groups and community meetings. At 9 p.m., the basement of the church transforms into a homeless shelter. The kitchen staff cooks dinner, while…

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Letter: UMass Democrats fight back against Trump’s policies

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian)

UMass Democrats propose convening a ‘Coalition to Resist Trump’s Policies’ in response to Trump’s actions in his first week as President-Elect.

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Letter: #NoDAPL and the struggle for Native rights

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UMass Divest and the Native American Student Association describe the ramifications of the Dakota Access Pipeline and explain how UMass students can get involved in protests.

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Letter to the Editor: Vote Yes on Question 5

(Robert Rigo/ Daily Collegian)

Approval of Question 5 would improve Amherst public schools.

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Letter: Question 2 about giving 33K kids a choice in education

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Marc Kenen, Executive Director of Massachusetts Charter Public School Association, responds to a recent article and argues in favor of Question 2.

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Letter: Resolution affirms human rights

(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

UMass faculty members pen a letter of support for the Graduate Employee Organization

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Letter: What blacks want from white allies

Christina Moschetto/Daily Collegian)

Melinda Nielsen offers eight takeaways from a recent ‘Stand Against Racism’ program at the Commonwealth Honors College.

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Letter: How much difference does divestment really make?

(Katherine Mayo/Daily Collegian)

Letter: How much difference does divestment really make?

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Letter: Proposed resolution stigmatizes Israel

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To the Editors: The UMass Graduate Employees Union (United Automobile Workers affiliated) is now currently debating and voting on a resolution as to whether their organization should join the “BDS movement,” a campaign to isolate and stigmatize Israel based on a one-sided and radical perspective on the Middle East conflict. It is disappointing to us as faculty that the University of Massachusetts graduate students are considering this misguided and polarizing action. These resolutions, which blame one side entirely for a complex historical conflict, do not promote peace and dialogue between Palestinians and Israelis. They encourage polarization by stigmatizing any engagement…

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Letter to the Editor: Stifling free speech

(Robert Rigo/ Daily Collegian)

People must remain open to hearing other viewpoints.

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Letter: ‘Division’ review is appalling and embarrassing

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Casey Tylek writes in a letter that a recent review of Tom Clancy’s ‘The Division’ published in the Daily Collegian was political grandstanding that stereotyped video game players.

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Letter: We must become more educated about antibiotics

(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

Julia Seremba writes that millions of people are affected every year by antibiotic-resistant bacteria

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Letter: Thursday marks ‘Tibet Day’ in the Amherst, Northampton areas

(Carolyn Cole/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

March 10 marks the 57th anniversary of the Tibetan national uprising.

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Letter: Yes, college should be free

(Samantha Halm/ Daily Collegian)

Erika Civitarese argues Lucas Coughlin’s previous article that college should be free.

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Letter: Fraternities are more than just a place to party

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Mark Schmidt, vice president of community relations for the UMass Interfraternity Council, responds to accusations made in a January editorial.

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Letter: Now is the time for UMass to divest from fossil fuels

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In the wake of recent climate talks in Paris, UMass sophomore Sarah Jacqz writes that the Board of Trustees has an opportunity to make a statement.

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Letter to the editor: Students for Justice in Palestine respond to a previous op-ed

(Christina Yacono/ Daily Collegian)

UMass SJP refutes claims made about the goals of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions in an op-ed written last week.

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