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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

Hanan Ashrawi speaks on prospect of peace in Palestine

Internationally recognized diplomat talks at Amherst College.

Students come together for ‘Ignite Your Right: Humanity Against Trump’ event

The crowd stressed unity and action in the wake of election results.

Activist Dean Spade speaks about the effect of pinkwashing in police forces

Trans activist provides a look at transgender politics through the government.

Jessamyn Stanley guides body positive yoga and conversation at Amherst College

Exploring body positivity and self-love, Jessamyn Stanley taught a yoga class and guided a community conversation for Five College students on Wednesday night.

Amherst Select Board imposes fines on those who violate water usage ban

Town manager says that ban has been successful with “a lot of compliance” so far.

Ta-Nehisi Coates describes the impact of racism in the United States at Amherst College

Coates touches upon the history of slavery and the upcoming Presidential Election at a talk on Sept. 13.

National Book Award winner Ta-Nehisi Coates to speak at Amherst College

Coates will be presenting a speech titled “Race in America” followed by a question and answer session Sept. 13 at LeFrak Gymnasium.

‘Stand Against Racism’ event promotes discussion around race, activism on college campuses

The day-long event, which included a rally and smaller community conversations, featured a student activism panel comprised of UMass, Amherst College and University of Missouri speakers.

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.

Stand Against Racism event focuses on anti-racist student activism

Members from UMass, Amherst College and the University of Missouri to sit on Friday’s panel.

Rafael Campo crosses medicine with poetry at local reading

The Amherst College alumnus brought pathos and sentiments gleaned from his professional experience to Fayerweather Hall last Thursday.

Amherst College to hold inaugural LitFest this weekend

Event brings together Pulitzer Prize winning authors to discuss creative process.

Amherst College students express support for Board of Trustees’ decision

School officials chose to end Amherst College’s affiliation with its former unofficial mascot, Lord Jeffery.

Amherst College votes to remove Lord Jeffery as mascot

Board of Trustees decided to change mascot following student protest in November.

Lawsuit alleges teaching assistants at Amherst College told to sleep with students to increase enrollment

The suit, filed in Hampshire Superior Court by a former lecturer in the Spanish Department, alleges that her supervisor hired teaching assistants with “pretty faces” and told TAs to sleep with students to increase enrollment numbers in Spanish classes.

Student speakers and performers share big ideas and dazzle at second annual STUDENTx

Six students speakers and three student groups performed in front of a crowd of roughly 300 on Thursday evening in the Campus Center auditorium.

STUDENTx showcase to be held at UMass on Thursday

The event is set to feature five speakers, each representing a university in the Five College Consortium, and will focus on social issues, science and the human experience

Amherst College students stage sit-in to protest discrimination

Fifty four student groups came together for Amherst Uprising, a sit-in demonstration to protest discrimination that lasted four days.

UMass bathroom policy to provide comfort, safety for transgender and non-gender conforming students

The Title IX compliant regulation was approved last fall and went into effect in the spring semester.

Expelled Amherst College student files lawsuit over handling of alleged 2012 rape

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Lawyer claims that new, tougher sexual assault standards adopted by the College led to an unfair disciplinary process for his client while also alleging that Amherst College ignored crucial evidence.