Scrolling Headlines:

UMass hockey returns home to battle juggernaut Northeastern squad -

January 18, 2018

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

Considering the options when casting your vote

When there is no perfect candidate, you need to thoroughly consider your choice.

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Americans have what it takes to be great

Americans’ positive traits can give us hope.

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Letter: No more working poverty; workers demand dignified raises

Letter: ensure workers don’t enter poverty.

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Double standards and Halloween costumes for women

Opinion: Halloween isn’t a free-for-all or an invitation. PSA to guys everywhere: I might be wearing bunny ears and a tail, but that doesn’t mean that I should be treated like an animal.

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Sleep is not for the weak

Opinion: It’s time to change the campus culture surrounding sleep, and emphasize a more balanced academic experience. Let’s stop bragging about how tired we are or how long it’s been since we’ve eaten, and start taking care of ourselves.

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Social justice sounds great. What happens when it goes too far?

At its extremes, social justice can’t even be called progressive. When radicals like Stephanie McKellop of UPenn push a racially charged agenda too far, they set us back on our journey to make racial inequality a thing of the past.

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Why you can’t dress up as Pocahontas

Opinion: Students need to be mindful when choosing Halloween costumes.

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Studying a foreign language is vital

Getting rid of the foreign language requirement will be detrimental to SBS students of the future.

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Taking Attendance Doesn’t Work

William Keve makes the case for instructors to stop taking attendance.

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Commonwealth Honors College culture a symptom of wealth inequality and faux meritocracy

Timothy Scalona dicusses how the Honors College must do more to help low-income students.

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Conspiracy theories and the culture of ignorance

Opinion: We’re living in an era of conspiracies.

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Should UMass still allow Greek life?

Opinion: While Greek life is not evil, it is not without fault.

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The necessity of legalizing ecstasy and LSD

These drugs are unsafe because they are illegal and unregulated.

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It’s time to reform RAPs at UMass

Opinion: RAPs are meant to bring first-year students together. But in their current form, many of these programs are not reaching their full potential.

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Safe spaces and the politics of paranoia

Opinion: In our rush to declare “safe spaces” on campus, we often forget that these spaces are not dangerous to begin with. Ideas are not a form of violence, and the hate that is still present won’t be defeated by spaces or slogans.

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Letter: Hold Clinton accountable for her mistakes

Clinton was a colossal failure as a candidate, and a recent column didn’t do her justice.

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Letter: UMass hockey is great, but where are the students?

To the Editor: The University of Massachusetts is a great school with many excellent academic programs. But an academic career alone does not round out a student’s college experience. In fact, a great deal is missing if you do not attend and support sports programs while at college; it is part of the college experience that students will remember for the rest of their lives. All sports are important, but for now, let’s focus on ice hockey. UMass plays in one of the toughest and most respected hockey conferences in the nation, the Hockey East Conference, facing some of the…

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The straw man fallacy: missing the point on Indigenous Peoples Day

Opinion: ‘Why I didn’t celebrate ‘Apologize to Indigenous Peoples Day’ is an article centered around a logical fallacy.

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Power to the Thin Mint: improve the Girls Scouts program

Opinion: The Girl Scouts of America is a flawed program, but allowing girls into the Boy Scouts is not the right solution.

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I’m a millennial conservative. Will the Republican Party leave me behind?

Opinion: The GOP is out of touch with the millennial generation, and it could cost them an election.

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