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Softball sweeps Saint Joseph’s to take over first place in the Atlantic 10 -

April 24, 2017

Report: UMass men’s basketball lands Maryland transfer Jaylen Brantley -

April 24, 2017

UMass baseball takes two out of three in weekend series with La Salle -

April 24, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse can’t keep pace with Hofstra in road loss -

April 24, 2017

Senior Columns 2016-2017 -

April 24, 2017

Q&A with UMass student app creator -

April 24, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse squeaks past George Mason 18-17 -

April 24, 2017

Events in Turkey today echo patterns of Armenian genocide -

April 24, 2017

LGBTQIA+ Seder discusses oppressed communities gaining insight for the future -

April 24, 2017

Even crowd-pandering can’t dull the brilliance of Actress’ ‘AZD’ -

April 24, 2017

UMass Earth Day Festival focuses on local community -

April 24, 2017

Ten ways to save the environment that will not change your life -

April 24, 2017

Aakanksha Gupta reflects on her time at the Collegian and UMass -

April 24, 2017

The Collegian: A place of opportunity where I found home -

April 24, 2017

There’s no other organization on campus I’d rather be a part of -

April 24, 2017

Students and community members gather to celebrate science for Earth Day -

April 24, 2017

Quick Hits: A few standout performances highlight UMass football’s annual spring game -

April 21, 2017

Northampton cited as city choosing not to comply with ICE -

April 20, 2017

MASSPIRG hosts seminar on hunger and homelessness -

April 20, 2017

University Union hosts debate on Electoral College -

April 20, 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.