Scrolling Headlines:

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

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

LGBTQ+ people face discrimination and violence

Those who do not conform to society’s rules for gender and sexuality are ostracized.

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One interesting thing about you

Dan Riley reflects on everyone’s favorite icebreaker.

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The government needs a downsizing

Evan Gaudette explains how government is too big, but not in the way you’d think.

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In the upcoming election, there is more at stake than the presidency

Voters should still vote on Nov. 8 even if they do not want to vote for any of the presidential candidates.

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If you like Bernie Sanders, listen to him

James Mazarakis argues progressive ideals popularized by Bernie Sanders will prevail under a Hillary Clinton presidency.

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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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Question 1 abuses the purpose of a ballot initiative

Our ballot process should not be used for individual gain.

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America’s growing problem with monopolies

The AT&T/Time Warner deal is one troubling example of power becoming too concentrated.

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Let’s pray for Tim Tebow’s baseball career

Anthony Ferranti argues that Tim Tebow’s attempts at a career in professional baseball is no more than a publicity stunt and should not be taken seriously.

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Live up to the legacy of Halloween

Becky Wandel explores the history of Halloween.

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The racial history of cannabis in the United States

Christin Howard examines the history of cannabis in the United States, connecting it to the current racial disparity in mass incarceration.

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Does UMass take cultural appropriation too far?

Brad Polumbo discusses the UMass S.C.R.E.A.M. meter and college stances on cultural appropriation in anticipation of Halloween.

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Mass media silences strikes across the nation

Colleen Dehais discusses how mass media is ignoring the labor movement in today’s news and why that’s a problem.

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I’m on the pursuit of happiness, or am I?

Ruwan Teodros explores sources of happiness and argues for the merit in finding happiness in unconventional ways.

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Why is nobody talking about the jails?

Patrick Malone addresses the national prison strike and questions why the prison industrial complex is not a major concern for Americans.

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A theory on why drunk people smash things

Charlie Giordano points out that destructive behavior in college may be connected to hyper-masculinity.

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Vote “No” on local Question 5

Edridge D’Souza argues Question 5 will harm the local school system and raise the price of local apartment rentals for college students.

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The day my friend lit my soul on fire

A story from the Midrash exemplifies the search for faith and purpose.

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The NFL is too lenient on abusers

Players who deflated footballs have been giving longer suspensions than players who abused their partners.

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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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