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UMass women’s basketball falls to North Dakota 82-52 -

November 22, 2017

Home-and-home with Quinnipiac up next for UMass hockey -

November 22, 2017

Carl Pierre’s breakout performance helps UMass men’s basketball over Western Carolina -

November 22, 2017

Pipkins’ double-double leads UMass men’s basketball over Western Carolina -

November 21, 2017

Luwane Pipkins leads the UMass men’s basketball shooting show in 101-76 win over Niagara -

November 19, 2017

UMass to face tough test with Niagara backcourt -

November 19, 2017

Hockey Notebook: John Leonard on an early season tear for UMass hockey -

November 18, 2017

Clock runs out on UMass men’s soccer’s dream season in NCAA opener -

November 17, 2017

2017 Basketball Special Issue -

November 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball prepares for transitional season in 2017-18 -

November 16, 2017

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses how history and humanity is remembered -

November 16, 2017

CMASS completes seven-week discussion series -

November 16, 2017

UMass women’s basketball resets and reloads, looking to improve on last year’s record with plenty of new talent -

November 16, 2017

Matt McCall’s winding path to bring unity to UMass -

November 16, 2017

Carl Pierre is a piece to Matt McCall’s basketball program -

November 16, 2017

Why they stayed: Malik Hines, Chris Baldwin and C.J. Anderson -

November 16, 2017

McConnell chooses politics over morals -

November 16, 2017

Swipe right for love? Probably not. -

November 16, 2017

‘The Florida Project’ is a monument to the other side of paradise -

November 16, 2017

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ doesn’t have to be the best Marvel movie -

November 16, 2017

Stop fearing World War III

Despite increasing concerns over growing tensions with Syria, Russia and North Korea, Aidan Light argues that World War III is not yet on the horizon.

The atrophy of activism: a message for student protesters

Bradley Polumbo argues against a variety of recent UMass protests, claiming that they simply represent the flawed liberal agenda.

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.

Suing Saudi Arabia

Jeffrey Ayers argues against JASTA, stating that it is a legislative mistake that will come back to haunt the American government.

‘Whiskey Tango Foxtrot’ is the perfect action comedy hybrid

Tina Fey stars in this decent but slightly underwhelming film about an American journalist dropped into the Afghan War.

How to occupy a country (if you must)

Frank Schulze compares democratization in post-WWII Japan to democratization efforts in the Middle East, and argues that Japan was a special case that cannot be generalized.

Still at war in Afghanistan

Jillian Correira discusses the great discontent Americans have toward the war in Afghanistan and illustrates the cost of the ongoing war.

No draft, no protest

Jason Roche reminds us of the consequences of the ongoing war in Afghanistan, the longest and costliest (yet least protested) American conflict to date.

UMass senior ruled ineligible to play rugby, pushes to create change

After serving two tours of duty in Afghanistan, Ryan Martin enrolled at UMass with hopes of joining the rugby team, but was ruled ineligible by USA Rugby.

Who Burnt the Koran?

UMass history professor Daniel Gordon explores the connection between military ignorance and the gaps in academic curriculums.

Pulitzer winner speaks at Hampshire on time in Taliban captivity

Investigative journalist David Rohde spoke at Hampshire College Monday night about his experiences in Afghanistan

Kerry addresses economy, foreign policy in NoHo

Senator John Kerry (D-MA) met with a group of his constituents at a Town Hall-style meeting in Northampton Saturday.

Serving alongside cupid

Love is hard enough without being separated by an ocean and a war.

Facts about Afghanistan

Meaghan Murphy explains the basics of the war in Afghanistan, and includes links for further reading.

On the war in Afghanistan

Collegian columnist Kevin Gallagher concludes his analysis of the War on Terror. Does America share some of the blame for the hostile U.S.-Middle East relations?

“Restrepo” brings life at war home

Sebastian Junger and Tim Hetherington’s documentary “Restrepo” captures life in a war zone, following a platoon of the Airborne Brigade Combat Team for a year, shedding light on what their life is like overseas.

What’s up with the war in Afghanistan?

Collegian columnist Kevin Gallagher analyzes U.S. relations in the Middle East. Did the Bush administration leave President Obama with two unwinnable wars? This is the first part of a two part series.

Nine years in and still no goals

Collegian columnist Matt Kushi wants to know what our objectives in Iraq and Afghanistan are and what we hope to accomplish over there.