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Three weeks in, and two UMass fraternities under suspension -

September 23, 2017

UMPD crime alert informs campus of motor vehicle theft near Rudd Field Sept. 17 -

September 22, 2017

‘It’ has revitalized the modern monster movie -

September 21, 2017

UMass Republicans feel ostracized in political climate -

September 21, 2017

Irma hits Cuba, putting rain cloud over students’ study abroad plans -

September 21, 2017

UMass football travels to Tennessee for its first Power Five game of 2017 -

September 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer looks ahead to Thursday matchup with Davidson -

September 21, 2017

Perussault and the Minutewomen are ready for the start of A-10 play -

September 21, 2017

Behind the “Hate has no home at UMass” campaign -

September 21, 2017

A-10 field hockey notebook: VCU, St. Joseph’s, and Lock Haven dominate -

September 21, 2017

Video games as art -

September 21, 2017

A-10 men’s soccer notebook: Davidson falls to Virginia Tech in Blacksburg -

September 21, 2017

Glazed and confused: what youth should know about vaping -

September 21, 2017

Trust the professors, and trust the system -

September 21, 2017

Beauty that exists all around you and how to notice it -

September 21, 2017

Student death reported to the University Sept. 19 -

September 20, 2017

Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

September 20, 2017

Students demand bathroom accountability -

September 20, 2017

Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

September 20, 2017

Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

September 20, 2017

How much has changed in South Africa?

Writing from Cape Town, Leigh Greaney speaks of the racial divide that still haunts a once colonized country.

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Change we don’t need

Collegian columnist Alex Perry says that if we listen to Obama’s hypocritical and false assertions on health care rationing, the country will be headed dramatically in the wrong direction.

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From Argentina right back to the SGA elections

Collegian columnist Mike Fox advises students to take a minute and vote in the SGA elections. He is currently attending the University of Buenos Aires and looks to the example there for a model.

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Science majors have hard time studying abroad

Collegian columnist Eli Gottlieb says that finding a study abroad program that will fulfill your major requirements – no matter the location – is almost impossible.

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Campus security and “tailgating” concerns

Brian Benson advises that there is only so much that can be done concerning campus security, and that it’s the smallest precautions that are the most effective.

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The technological fountain of youth

Ben Moriarty considers the implications of an immortal existence thanks to evolving technology and the underlying fears that make it so alluring.

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A Summer of adrenaline

Lauren Strohmeier provides narrative on the summer of her dreams, as a whitewater rafting guide in North Carolina.

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UMass vs. Amherst

With the town of Amherst closing two roads that lead to campus, Nick Milano has noticed that, even though the relationship between the town and university can be beneficial, UMass often gets a bad rap from Amherst itself.

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The curse of the super senior

With costs going up, classes harder to get into and the school over-enrolled, Rachel Dougherty says that taking extra time to graduate may not be an option for students that feel overwhelmed.

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Letters to the editor: September 23, 2009

Daily Collegian readers respond to columns and other stories.

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Institutionalized racism in student government

Collegian columnist Alana Goodman brings to light issues with the 13 percent of seats in the SGA senate that are given only to minority members of campus.

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Some healthy advice

Collegian columnist H.C. Wang takes her wisdom and shares it with the UMass population letting you know that classes and personal health matter.

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The desecration of Gaza

With the destruction of property and person in Gaza, Collegian columnist Waqas Mirza says that U.S. support for Israel is aiding in the destruction of a people.

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Amherst’s founding principles

Eric Magazu explains the beliefs at the foundation of Amherst’s history and how they should not be forgotten in a modern society.

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Revisiting the final frontier

Matt Kushi explores the pros and cons of the United States returning to the moon, and what it could offer us as a “frontier.”

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Paying the price for an obsese nation

Dan Rahrig considers the implications of a “sin tax” that would affect the soda consuming habits of Americans, the reasons why it’s being considered in the first place.

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Dissecting the many faces of war

Matt Robare reflects on the various roles of war and the parts that religion, opiates and power play.

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Obama’s hardly hired the best and the brightest

With a bunch of communists and anti-capitalists around Obama his radicalism is becoming apparent, according to Collegian columnist Alex Perry. The firing of Obama’s green job’s czar is just the tip of the iceberg.

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A taste of Israeli cuisine

A surprising strength of Israel is its food markets. The United States could learn from their model says Collegian columnist Eli Gottlieb.

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The perils of forgetting about Afghanistan

Collegian columnist Meghan Boesch remembers operation Iraqi Freedom and discusses the importance of creating a vibrant and democratic Afghanistan.

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