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Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma -

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Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

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Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

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UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

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UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

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UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

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UMass baseball gets its long-awaited homecoming Tuesday against Northeastern -

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Have you popped your bubble? -

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The atrophy of activism: a message for student protesters -

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Emmi Beuger’s day off – Interview with Kate Leddy -

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Josh Odam spreads succinct messages through Free Negro University clothing line -

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Fourteen random ‘treat yourself’ items for $25 and under -

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Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video -

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Anthropology professor holds lecture on violence and policymaking -

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Student Activism Special Issue 2017 -

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Congressmen McGovern and Ellison discuss progressive politics under Trump administration on Saturday -

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SGA President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Lily Wallace promise to improve assistance to student activists next year -

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Editor’s note: UMass works because they do -

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The UMass club that is un-beelievable -

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Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer -

March 27, 2017

Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus

The group advocates for safe spaces for discussions about race and peaceful protests in the community.

UMass groups march together for International Women’s Day

Women from 10 different campus organizations spoke as part of the rallyspeak out at International Women’s Day march.

Speakers at Amherst College outline the fight toward equality

Panelists discuss how to advance MLK’s goal of ‘collective liberation’

Black women are victims of police violence too

Elisheva Azarael discusses the lack of coverage of police brutality against women.

Listen when you argue to truly understand

Rather than wholly disagree with Trump supporters, liberals should try to understand their counterpart.

Workshop held Monday night to educate people of their rights with police encounters

About 40 attended the workshop run by civil rights attorney Luke Ryan to learn about the best way handle police encounters.

The government needs a downsizing

Evan Gaudette explains how government is too big, but not in the way you’d think.

Racism in the criminal justice system

Inherent bias is central to the issue of over-incarceration.

Letter to the Editor: Stifling free speech

People must remain open to hearing other viewpoints.

Editorial: It’s time to join the conversation

The Daily Collegian editorial board writes that the UMass community has a responsibility to better address the issue of discrimination on campus, and the University must pledge more resources toward educating our student body.

‘Nostras Voces’ delivers night of affirmation and inclusion

The new show, which featured only one piece adapted from ‘The Vagina Monologues,’ demonstrated a more representative narrative space through original student writing.

Black Lives Matter in Amherst

Karly Dunn describes her pride at seeing the Black Lives Matter banner hanging over South Pleasant Street

“Research and Reflection on Black Life” series to be held at UMass from Wednesday to Monday

The series is described on the UMass website as “a campus-wide, interdisciplinary engagement with the Black Lives Matter movement.”

Community, police gather to unveil Black Lives Matter banner

The banner was described as a proclamation of unity, not division, by participants in Monday’s event.

UMass graduate Melissa Click faces assault charge following incident at Missouri protest

Click, 45, was seen on camera asking for muscle to remove a student journalist from a protest on the University of Missouri’s campus.

A year in review: Notable UMass news from 2015

View a slideshow of the top UMass news stories in 2015.

Rhetoric not to be blamed for acts of violence

Lucas Coughlin explains why, in the wake of violent attacks such as that on Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs, public rhetoric must be separated from the actions of the individual.

America is divided

Is America standing up for its values? Andrew Castillo doesn’t think it is.

SLIDESHOW: Student Blackout at UMass

View photos of Wednesday’s #StudentBlackout at UMass.

Chalk messages protesting UMass police chief candidate written on campus

The statements made negative references to a finalist’s role in the New York Police Department.