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Slow start sinks Minutemen against URI -

January 17, 2018

UMass three-game win streak snapped in Rhode Island humbling -

January 17, 2018

Trio of second period goals leads Maine to 3-1 win over UMass hockey -

January 16, 2018

Small-ball lineup sparks UMass men’s basketball comeback over Saint Joseph’s -

January 14, 2018

UMass men’s basketball tops St. Joe’s in wild comeback -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s track and field have record day at Beantown Challenge -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s basketball blows halftime lead to Saint Joseph’s, fall to the Hawks 84-79. -

January 14, 2018

UMass hockey beats Vermont 6-3 in courageous win -

January 13, 2018

Makar, Leonard score but UMass can only muster 2-2 tie with Vermont -

January 13, 2018

Pipkins breaks UMass single game scoring record in comeback win over La Salle -

January 10, 2018

Conservative student activism group sues UMass over free speech policy -

January 10, 2018

Report: Makar declines invite from Team Canada Olympic team -

January 10, 2018

Prince Hall flood over winter break -

January 10, 2018

Minutemen look to avoid three straight losses with pair against Vermont -

January 10, 2018

Men’s and women’s track and field open seasons at Dartmouth Relays -

January 10, 2018

Turnovers and poor shooting hurt UMass women’s basketball in another conference loss at St. Bonaventure -

January 8, 2018

Shorthanded, UMass men’s basketball shocks Dayton with 62-60 win -

January 7, 2018

Northampton City Council elects Ryan O’Donnell as new council president -

January 7, 2018

UMass power play stays hot but Minutemen lose 8-3 to UMass Lowell -

January 7, 2018

UMass hockey falls to UMass Lowell in 8-3 blowout -

January 7, 2018

Letter to the Editor: Trump’s lobbying ban won’t be enough

Many lobbyists take advantage of loopholes.

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Letter: The fight for women’s rights is far from over

The Coalition to Resist Trump’s Policies at UMass is organizing a march on International Women’s Day, Wednesday, March 8.

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Letter: Stand Up for UMass at Advocacy Day

Join students and community supporters to advocate for high-quality, debt-free public higher education on March 1.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Approval of Question 5 would improve Amherst public schools.

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

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

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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