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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

Minutemen third, Minutewomen finish fifth in Atlantic 10 Championships for UMass track and field -

May 8, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse wins A-10 title for ninth straight season -

May 8, 2017

Dayton takes two from UMass softball in weekend series -

May 8, 2017

Letter: What blacks want from white allies

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?

Letter: How much difference does divestment really make?

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Letter: Proposed resolution stigmatizes Israel

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

People must remain open to hearing other viewpoints.

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Letter: ‘Division’ review is appalling and embarrassing

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

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

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

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Letter: Yes, college should be free

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

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

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

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

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Letter: RAs and PMs deserve same due process as any employee

UMass RA’s and PM’s call for due process

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Letter to the Editor: Free higher education is, in fact, feasible

Michael Berner refutes claims made in a prior column that free higher education is not an attainable goal.

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Letter to the editor: Students coming together to make demands for more affordable higher education Thursday

At the Million Student March, members of the UMass community will advocate for tuition-free public college, cancellation of student debt and a $15 minimum wage for all campus workers.

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Letter: UMass leadership is responsible for fixing wireless issues

Michael Berner writes that the wireless connectivity has continued to degenerate and lag behind considerably.

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Letter: Now is the time to get involved

The faculty senate is looking to recruit students to join a variety of councils and committees.

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Letter to the Editor: UMass should renegotiate its deal with Amazon

Michael Havlin writes the deal establishes a bureaucratic monopoly, amongst other things, and questions whether it helps students.

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Letter: Deflate-Gate, where’s the air?

Ron Gordon pens a poem regarding Deflate-gate and says only the air knows the total truth.

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Letter: Wall is a regression towards racial inequality

Editor’s note: This letter contains graphic language. A concerned student told me this week that the privilege to use a collective artistic space on campus had been unjustly annexed. This was a Central Living Area wall that had been the subject of a racially-fractious dialogue. In the age of social media, it was easy for me to remotely verify this student’s claim. A mural bearing the phrase “Black Lives Matter” was changed to read “All Lives Matter”. The logic of the “Black Lives Matter” slogan is that all lives matter, but Black lives are undervalued, as indicated by a higher…

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Letter: Shocked at radio host’s ban from WMUA

To the editor, I am writing on the subject of the recent shockingly unexpected shutting down of Max Shea’s new music radio  program “Martian Gardens” on the WMUA. As an American composer of contemporary music who has been living in France for some years, I am shocked and dismayed that Mr. Shea’s new music program has been driven off the air for reasons that seem to have nothing to do with the musical interest of this program or with the quality of Shea’s work. In effect, Mr. Shea is one of the few persons in the U.S. who follows closely such important new music…

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