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2017 Basketball Special Issue -

November 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball prepares for transitional season in 2017-18 -

November 16, 2017

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses how history and humanity is remembered -

November 16, 2017

CMASS completes seven-week discussion series -

November 16, 2017

UMass women’s basketball resets and reloads, looking to improve on last year’s record with plenty of new talent -

November 16, 2017

Matt McCall’s winding path to bring unity to UMass -

November 16, 2017

Carl Pierre is a piece to Matt McCall’s basketball program -

November 16, 2017

Why they stayed: Malik Hines, Chris Baldwin and C.J. Anderson -

November 16, 2017

McConnell chooses politics over morals -

November 16, 2017

Swipe right for love? Probably not. -

November 16, 2017

‘The Florida Project’ is a monument to the other side of paradise -

November 16, 2017

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ doesn’t have to be the best Marvel movie -

November 16, 2017

Thursday’s NCAA tournament rematch between UMass men’s soccer and Colgate will be a battle of adjustments -

November 15, 2017

Veteran belonging and the decline of American communities discussed by journalist and author at Amherst College -

November 15, 2017

‘UMass Cares About Cancer’ Hosts Blanket Making Event -

November 15, 2017

UMass women’s basketball heads to North Dakota for two games -

November 15, 2017

UMass football sets its sights on BYU -

November 15, 2017

UMass men’s soccer hosts Colgate in opening round of NCAA tournament -

November 15, 2017

UMass women’s basketball looks to improve from last season’s road record this weekend in North Dakota -

November 15, 2017

That’s a RAP! -

November 15, 2017

Letter: CEPA demands to meet with Board of Trustees

CEPA demands to meet with Board of Trustees

Question and Answer: Trustee candidate Derek Dunlea expects to bring finance knowledge to Board of Trustees

Dunlea hopes to prevent tuition and fee increase and better representation to graduate students.

Demonstrators issue demands at Board of Trustees meeting as Woolridge announces resignation from post of chairman

Protesters desired mandation of all UMass campuses to be sanctuary campuses and a timeline for divestment from fossil fuel corporations.

UMass Divest and proponents of sanctuary campus will not be allowed to speak at Board of Trustees meeting

Public comment denied in move organizers of on-campus groups call undemocratic.

50 Activists attend meeting as UMass Board of Trustees approves motion of divestment from fossil fuel companies

Union staff members cite concerns over recent layoffs and university privatization.

UMass expected to divest from fossil fuels after Board of Directors unanimous vote

AMHERST– By a unanimous vote from the University of Massachusetts Foundation’s Board of Directors, UMass will become the first major public university to divest its direct investments in fossil fuel companies, according to the school’s press release. In mid April, hundreds of University of Massachusetts students held a sit-in inside the Whitmore Administration Building, demanding the university cut its investments in fossil fuels. The protest lasted eight nonconsecutive days and over 30 students were arrested for trespassing on the property. Today, their efforts have been rewarded. “This action is consistent with the principles that have guided our university since its Land Grant inception…

VIDEO: Divest UMass holds week-long sit-in protest

The campaign attracted hundreds of supporters to demand the UMass Foundation stop investing in top fossil fuel companies.

Board of Trustees hears from CERC, UMass Divest, RA/PM Unit in Wednesday’s meeting

The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees heard from several student speakers on Wednesday during its meeting on the Dartmouth campus.

SLIDESHOW: Divest the Rest Rally

Divest UMass rallied and staged a sit-in at Whitmore to demand divestment from fossil fuels.

UMass Divest plans rally outside of Student Union Monday at noon

Organizer Mica Reel says that the University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees has not responded with necessary urgency after three years of campaigning.

It is time for our administration to lead with us

Sarah Jacqz and Shawn Provost illustrate why UMass needs to take their divestment commitment to the next level, if serious change is to be made.

UMass alumnus speaks on relationship between journalism and public relations

University of Massachusetts alumnus Larry Carpman spoke to a group of students and faculty Monday about the “very thin” line between journalism and public relations.

Salary increases for non-union UMass staff members cancelled

President Meehan blocks pay raises to help cover $10.9 million budget shortfall.

Amherst College votes to remove Lord Jeffery as mascot

Board of Trustees decided to change mascot following student protest in November.

Bill Cosby charged with sexual assault

In the wake of dozens of allegations made by over 50 women, UMass graduate Bill Cosby faces his first criminal charges.

Students to keep pushing Board of Trustees, UMass Foundation to divest from fossil fuels

Faculty and alumni plan on joining students in getting a broader divestment commitment in light of the University’s recent announcement that it would divest from direct investments in coal companies.

Letter: Now is the time for UMass to divest from fossil fuels

In the wake of recent climate talks in Paris, UMass sophomore Sarah Jacqz writes that the Board of Trustees has an opportunity to make a statement.

New $95 fee to be imposed on students taking science laboratory classes

The money raised from the fee will be spent on buying new equipment and upgrading machinery.

UMass Board of Trustees approves rise in tuition, student fees

The board approved a “contingency” vote Wednesday as UMass awaits funding from the state for the 2016 year.

Students turn attention to state legislators as decision on UMass budget looms

The SAAC is in the process of drafting and distributing a letter to major players within Massachusetts asking for their support as students hope to minimize the damage of possible tuition and student fee increases.