March 30, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

Hird appointed dean of College of Social and Behavioral Sciences -

Monday, March 30, 2015

UMass women’s lax cruises to 17-7 win over George Mason -

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Earl Sweatshirt explores his dark side on great sophomore album -

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East Village explosion painful, revealing -

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Courtney Barnett offers unique outlook on life on debut album -

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Lessons learned from a boy band -

Monday, March 30, 2015

Angela McMahon earns 100th career win in UMass women’s lacrosse’s win over George Mason -

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Cornell professor explores education, politics and inequality -

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UMass softball swept by St. Joseph’s -

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Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’ is a wild, unpredictable masterpiece -

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UMass baseball falls 8-0 to VCU in series finale -

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UMass men’s lacrosse’s win streak snapped in battle with No. 18 Towson -

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Closing arguments presented, jury deliberations begin Friday in first of four 2012 gang rape trials -

Friday, March 27, 2015

UMass library opens groundbreaking 3D printing lab -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Defendant in 2012 gang rape case says accuser consented to sex -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

For the love of the craft: UMass Juggling Club -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass lacrosse looks for fourth straight victory versus Towson -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The dark, twisty special on Robert Durst proves that, yet again, humanity’s biggest “Jinx” is hubris -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Law and order, UMass style -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Hillel fails to represent all Jewish students -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

A Movement within a movement: America’s role in the Arab Spring Revolutions

Timothy Haggerty explains the role of the National Endowment for Democracy in the Arab Spring movement.

Erlick offers experience with Arab Spring coverage last Thurs.

Renowned freelance journalist Reese Erlich offered his experience covering recent and ongoing Arab Spring in the Cape Cod Lounge at the UMass last Thursday.

Jordan: A Revolution Averted

Dan Stratford presents Jordan as an example of continuity and wholesome tradition in the Arab region.

Special Issue: Arab Spring

Here’s a look at all the issues running for today’s Opinion-Editorial Special Issue.

Yemen’s uncertain future

Before the Arab Spring, Yemen was scarcely on the news.

Cairo: After the Dust

For most of this past year, Nate Christensen has been studying in Egypt. In this column, he delves into the Arab Spring discussion.

Snowfall in Jordan

While there’s been heavy attention countries where autocratic regimes either have fallen or appear seriously threatened, far less attention has been paid to countries like Jordan.

Political Science professor gives talk about new media and political power

Political Science professor Jillian Schwedler spoke about the role of new media in political uprisings and democracy.