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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

UMass hockey falls short against Yale in 5-3 loss Friday -

January 5, 2018

Otis Livingston II, George Mason drop UMass men’s basketball 80-72 -

January 3, 2018

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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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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