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Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

September 20, 2017

Students demand bathroom accountability -

September 20, 2017

Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

September 20, 2017

Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

September 20, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer ties Central Connecticut State in double overtime -

September 20, 2017

Atlantic 10 Women’s Soccer Notebook: Saint Louis Billikens off to hottest start among A-10 teams -

September 20, 2017

Health care, DACA headline congressional town hall in Northampton -

September 20, 2017

UMass field hockey looks to continue winning streak against St. Francis and Lock Haven -

September 20, 2017

Kuerzi battles through shin splints for UMass field hockey -

September 20, 2017

Palmer, Britt starting to materialize as playmakers on UMass football’s receiving corps -

September 20, 2017

Bring the Constitution back to campus -

September 20, 2017

Why All College Students Should Still Handwrite Their Notes -

September 20, 2017

Loads of Frustration -

September 20, 2017

Fitbits, Apple watches and other devices all have the same objective -

September 20, 2017

How the runway influences the real world -

September 20, 2017

Palestinian women talk about their lives as refugees -

September 20, 2017

Accidental death occurs near campus -

September 19, 2017

Political discourse heats up at Amherst College -

September 19, 2017

Author Thomas Suarez leads talk on Israel-Palestine conflict -

September 19, 2017

Q&A with DKMS ambassador -

September 19, 2017

UMass Women’s Soccer falls to Brown 2-0

Turnovers doom the Minutewomen as the Bears pounce on missed opportunities.

UMass women’s soccer set to take on Brown at home Thursday

Minutewomen ride a three-game unbeaten streak into the match.

UMass men’s lacrosse looks to build on three-game winning streak against Brown

The Minutemen will have their hands full with the second ranked offense in the country on Saturday.

A-10 soccer notebook: Duquesne shuts out Robert Morris 1-0 to win fourth straight

Rhode Island falls to Brown in overtime, La Salle loses final nonconference game to UMBC.

UMass softball takes one of five in FAU Parents’ Weekend Tournament

After defeating Mercer in the opening game of the weekend, the Minutewomen dropped the last four games of the tournament.

UMass men’s lacrosse falls to No. 7 Brown 15-7 Saturday afternoon

The Bears erupted for nine first half goals as the Minutemen dropped their third game of the season.

UMass men’s soccer ends nonconference play with 2-1 loss to Brown

The Minutemen took a 1-0 lead Sunday, but two second-half goals gave the Bears the victory.

Offensive troubles follow UMass men’s soccer into weekend

The goal-starved Minutemen will play a pair of games against Vermont and Brown this weekend

A product of circumstance

Recovering from the death of his best friend showed Zac Bears the importance of circumstance and privilege in every person’s life.

Promising start to ‘Blarney’s’ end, but concerning precedents set

2015’s ‘Blarney’ marks the beginning of the end for the rowdy tradition, but students faced restrictions on civil rights and the brunt of prevention policies, setting dangerous precedents for future events.

No guests, no ‘Blarney?’ Ban alone won’t bring uneventful ‘March 7’

Community policing, not a 76 hour guest ban for a seven hour event, is the key to mitigating danger from this year’s “Blarney Blowout,” writes Opinion Editor Zac Bears.

Apple-style capitalism not an economic panacea

To many, Apple is the quintessential American corporation, a modern GM or GE. But Apple only employs 43,000 U.S. workers and exploits lax labor regulations to maximize offshore profits. Zac Bears argues that Apple-style business practices will not solve structural issues with the U.S. economy.

Markets ignore long-run strength of economy

Stocks in the U.S. rose 30 percent in 2013, and many pundits think that indicates strong long-run growth. Zac Bears finds that stock returns indicate just one thing: short-term profit.

McConnell misunderstands founders on filibuster

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has a veto on all federal policy and, before November, could stop nominations too. He says that’s how the founders designed Congress. In reality, the founding fathers feared the filibuster’s implications for minority rule, and, according to Zac Bears, our politicians have no idea.

Podcast: Any Given Thursday

In this week’s “Any Given Thursday” podcast, Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan and Daniel Malone discuss the undefeated Atlanta Falcons, the Rookie of the Year race, the Chicago Bears vs. the Houston Texans, and tonight’s Thursday Night Football game between Indianapolis and Jacksonville.