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October 23, 2017

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October 23, 2017

Record start powers UMass football to 55-20 win over Georgia Southern -

October 23, 2017

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October 23, 2017

UMass field hockey loses weekend set -

October 23, 2017

Minutewomen fail to make A-10 tournament, lose to Flyers -

October 23, 2017

DeSantis penalty kick lifts UMass men’s soccer over Dayton -

October 23, 2017

It’s time to reform RAPs at UMass -

October 23, 2017

Safe spaces and the politics of paranoia -

October 23, 2017

Letter: Hold Clinton accountable for her mistakes -

October 23, 2017

Destroyer’s ‘ken’ is a perfect median of rock and techno -

October 23, 2017

Experienced Ohio State club too much for UMass hockey in 3-0 loss -

October 22, 2017

Season-high 29 saves from Matt Murray proves lone highlight in UMass hockey’s 3-0 shutout loss to Ohio State -

October 22, 2017

UMass football picks up first win of the season in blowout win over Georgia Southern -

October 21, 2017

Student in critical condition after pedestrian-vehicle accident on Friday -

October 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer fails to secure spot in A-10 tournament with loss to Saint Louis -

October 21, 2017

Struggles with special teams sinks UMass hockey -

October 21, 2017

UMass hockey drops second of the year in 3-1 loss to Ohio State -

October 20, 2017

Amazon textbook contract ending in December 2018 -

October 19, 2017

UMass field hockey heads into crucial A-10 matchup -

October 19, 2017

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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Letter: UMass should not require parking permits after 5 p.m. next year

Many of the University’s undergraduate and graduate student organizations oppose the administration’s decision to charge for parking after 5 p.m. in all campus lots.

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Letter: Appalled at local police’s poor training on domestic violence

An incident on the Haigis Mall this April has one UMass student questioning local police ability to handle potential cases of domestic violence.

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Letter: Great read on study spaces

Senior Evan Dunn learned some new places to study around town from a recent Collegian article.

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Letter: UMass professes to care about image yet continues to allow increasing debt

Haley Potter writes that UMass should hold its own actions to the same scrutiny it holds its students in regarding to the value of a UMass education.

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Letter: SGA to the Chancellor, Vice Chancellor, and Auxiliary Services

Two representatives of the SGA, Sïonan Barrett and Stefan Herlitz, supports the Student Businesses in their effort to negotiate with Auxiliary Services.

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Excuses not accepted: An open letter to Vice Chancellor Sheehan

The Student Administration Accountability Coalition won’t accept excuses preventing the use of Dining Dollars at student businesses from Vice Chancellor Sheehan.

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Letter: Racist and homophobic vandalism will not be tolerated in our union

Graduate Employee Organization staff calls on the UMass community to take real action to oppose continuing bigotry and racial violence on campus.

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Letter: A call for action and cooperation

Students call for Jewish and Palestinian student communities to begin holding dialogues and working cooperatively in rejection of an offensive poster.

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Letter: GSS President commends Subbaswamy decision on Iran

Graduate Student Senate President Adina Giannelli writes in support of Chancellor Subbaswamy’s decision to reverse the ban on Iranian nationals from certain graduate programs.

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Letter: Racial oppression permeates American institutions

Sarah Laughlin ’14 writes that she was moved to tears by the Ferguson decision, not by the details, but because the grand jury deemed a black man’s life unworthy of trial.

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Letter: A solution to the Ferguson crisis

Johann Christoph Arnold writes that Officer Darren Wilson and the Ferguson Police must reach out and ask forgiveness from the Brown family.

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Letter: What’s behind the curtains on Birthright trips?

Hannah Friedstein recounts the racial discrimination and racial binaries she experienced during her Birthright trip and offers a critical perspective of the program.

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Letter: UMass failed to treat addiction as a disease

Joel Menasha ’06 believes UMass “should have known better” regarding ‘Logan’s’ addiction and must do better in the future to protect the lives of its students.

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