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Community talks education, immigrants’ rights, climate change with state senators -

March 29, 2017

Q&A: Khalif Nunnally-Rivera, an advocate for access and affordability for underrepresented students -

March 29, 2017

Plant-Based Nutrition club promotes healthier, sustainable diets on campus -

March 29, 2017

Rolling tobacco and high profits for iRollie -

March 29, 2017

UMass softball to kickoff conference schedule on Thursday at Boston University -

March 29, 2017

UMass baseball coach Mike Stone trying not to dwell on 2017 being his final season -

March 29, 2017

Fresh off NCAA Championship appearance, UMass diver Emma Roush looks ahead -

March 29, 2017

Notebook: UMass men’s soccer adds junior college transfer to roster for next season -

March 29, 2017

Newly appointed UMass defensive line coach Dave Wissman has taken interesting road to Amherst -

March 29, 2017

Student Union Craft Center serves as an open space of expression for students -

March 29, 2017

An ode to Amherst’s American Legion -

March 29, 2017

Letter: The Graduate Employee Organization wants to empower those who are marginalized -

March 29, 2017

To counter and balance: A place for conversation in the opinion pages -

March 29, 2017

Activism can change the world -

March 29, 2017

Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma -

March 28, 2017

Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

March 28, 2017

Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

March 28, 2017

UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

March 28, 2017

UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

March 28, 2017

UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

March 28, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video

WATCH: Our #StudentActivism special is coming out this week. Take a look at some Collegian videos and photos from previous actions that have happened on our campus this year.

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer

Abbasi talks about her personal take on the political climate and how to get involved in student activism.

Make small-scale activism sexy again

Tess Halpern discusses how small-scale activism needed to affect change and should be thought about more often.

Letter: Stand Up for UMass at Advocacy Day

Join students and community supporters to advocate for high-quality, debt-free public higher education on March 1.

Activists, students and community members gather for reproductive justice rally

Reproductive justice rally takes place at Springfield City Hall.

UMass Democrats look to create coalition of campus groups to resist Trump’s policies

Party hopes to become more of a leader in on-campus activism.

Emmi Beuger’s Day Off: North Dakota Pipeline

Host Emmi Beuger and moderator Nick Souza welcome Jessica Simpson, James Mazarakis, and Joe Frank from the Daily Collegian as well as John Decker from the Amherst Wire. This week the panel discusses the racial, environmental, and political aspects and impact of the North Dakota Pipeline and the protests surrounding it.

Images and Intervention

Josh Raposa questions why images of the Syrian civil war’s impact do not cause national outrage, like images from Vietnam and Iraq have in the past.

VIDEO: Divest UMass holds week-long sit-in protest

The campaign attracted hundreds of supporters to demand the UMass Foundation stop investing in top fossil fuel companies.

Activists present spectrum of survivor narratives in ‘We Believe You’

In their new book, Annie E. Clark and Andrea L. Pino bring together a collection of identities and stories often excluded from traditional mainstream coverage of campus sexual assault.

Community, police gather to unveil Black Lives Matter banner

The banner was described as a proclamation of unity, not division, by participants in Monday’s event.

Animal rights activist Rachel Atcheson speaks on campus

Rachel Atcheson, director of campus outreach with the Humane League, a national farm animal protection organization, spoke to roughly 20 students Tuesday evening.

Amherst Select Board will not grant permit to Extravaganja organizers

Having attracted more than 6,000 people in 2015, Extravaganja has outgrown the Amherst Town Common, the select board said Monday night.

Student Leader: Filipe Carvalho

The policy and legislative director for the Center for Educational Policy and Advocacy talks about his upcoming advocacy plans and the role he’s played in opposing student debt.

Ted Bunch, activist on ending violence against women, comes to UMass

Ted Bunch lectures gender norms and violence against women.

The necessity of student action

Collegian columnist Dean Curran on the importance of student activists to actually act.