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UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 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.