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UMass football readies for season-opener against Hawaii -

August 22, 2017

UMass women’s soccer falls to Central Connecticut 3-0 in home opener -

August 19, 2017

Preseason serves as opportunity for young UMass men’s soccer players -

August 13, 2017

Amherst Fire Department website adds user friendly components and live audio feed -

August 11, 2017

UMass takes the cake for best campus dining -

August 11, 2017

Two UMass students overcome obstacles to win full-ride scholarships -

August 2, 2017

The guilt of saying ‘guilty’ -

August 2, 2017

UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

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

Letter: Resolution affirms human rights

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

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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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