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

March 28, 2017

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

March 28, 2017

UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

March 28, 2017

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

March 28, 2017

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

March 28, 2017

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

March 28, 2017

Have you popped your bubble? -

March 28, 2017

The atrophy of activism: a message for student protesters -

March 28, 2017

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

March 28, 2017

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

March 28, 2017

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

March 28, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video -

March 27, 2017

Anthropology professor holds lecture on violence and policymaking -

March 27, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue 2017 -

March 27, 2017

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

March 27, 2017

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

March 27, 2017

Editor’s note: UMass works because they do -

March 27, 2017

The UMass club that is un-beelievable -

March 27, 2017

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer -

March 27, 2017

Association of Diversity in Sport draws competition in FIFA Tournament -

March 27, 2017

‘Blarney Blowout’ not as big as past years

Amherst Police Chief believed the day went smoother than a normal weekend at UMass.

Five things to know before ‘Blarney’

What you need to know for March 4 weekend.

Study reveals Fireball whisky never root cause of excessive vomiting

University faculty and graduate research assistants determined the cinnamon-flavored alcoholic beverage has never been a major part of undergraduate party culture.

Free Blarney concert sees decline of 3,000 attendees from last year

Students cite the free cost and performers as their reasons for attending.

Students say police were ‘respectful’ during Blarney weekend

Some students at the University of Massachusetts question need for such a heavy police presence during weekend of “Blarney Blowout.”

Two years and 200 cops later: How the University has adopted its policies for Blarney weekend

There are better ways that UMass could handle Blarney.

Blarney 2016: Seven arrests and 10 summonses recorded in relatively calm event

Gatherings in the Townehouses and Amherst bars remain calm as Amherst calls in hundreds of Police Officers from other communities.

SGA announces Jason Derulo will headline Mullins Center concert

Derulo will join Migos and Capital Cities Saturday in a free concert for University of Massachusetts students at the Mullins Center.

UMass to follow last year’s Blarney Blowout ‘rubric’ this weekend

Town of Amherst and UMass administration’s strategy for this weekend to remain largely the same as last year, officials said at a press briefing Monday.

UMass revises guest policy in advance of ‘Blarney’ weekend

Under the policy, up to four UMass Amherst students may be signed in as guests beginning Thursday, March 3 at 8 p.m. and continuing through Sunday, March 6 at 11 p.m. The revision mirrors steps taken last year by UMass in advance of ‘Blarney.’

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.

UMass to host free concert featuring Kesha, Juicy J to deter students from participating in ‘Blarney’

On March 7, the University will host a “Bring the Spring!” concert in the Mullins Center, free to all students with a valid UMass ID.

UMass student files federal civil rights lawsuit against Amherst police officers after ‘Blarney’ arrest

The student, Thomas Donovan, claims officers falsely arrested and assaulted him during last year’s “Blarney Blowout” for videotaping them on his smartphone.

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.

UMass, town of Amherst prepare for annual ‘Blarney Blowout’

Last year, police clad in riot gear arrested 55 students and used pepper spray to break up a crowd of nearly 4,000 people gathered at off-campus apartments. This year, officials are working collaboratively to prevent a similar incident from occurring.