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UMass women’s soccer takes complete control in 3-1 win vs. Davidson -

September 25, 2017

Shaughnessy Naughton speaks on STEM professionals in politics -

September 25, 2017

ESPN author and journalist talks sports and mental health at UMass -

September 25, 2017

UMass men’s soccer remains unbeaten at home -

September 25, 2017

Minutewomen split Pennsylvania trip -

September 25, 2017

Kozlowski’s minutes limited for second straight game in loss versus Fordham -

September 25, 2017

Late penalty-kick goal not enough vs. Rams -

September 25, 2017

UMass football nearly upends Tennessee Saturday in 17-13 loss -

September 25, 2017

A conversation with the Pixies’ Joey Santiago -

September 25, 2017

The problem with peer mentors -

September 25, 2017

Jukebox the Ghost take Northampton by storm -

September 25, 2017

Let them eat cake -

September 24, 2017

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

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.