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UMass women’s soccer falls to Central Connecticut 3-0 in home opener -

August 19, 2017

Preseason serves as opportunity for young UMass men’s soccer players -

August 13, 2017

Amherst Fire Department website adds user friendly components and live audio feed -

August 11, 2017

UMass takes the cake for best campus dining -

August 11, 2017

Two UMass students overcome obstacles to win full-ride scholarships -

August 2, 2017

The guilt of saying ‘guilty’ -

August 2, 2017

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

Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video

WATCH: Our #StudentActivism special is coming out this week. Take a look at some Collegian videos and photos from previous actions that have happened on our campus this year.

An open letter to the students of UMass

Bradley Polumbo speaks to his peers about life post-college and keeping their minds open.

Author, poet and ex-con gives talk on criminal justice reform

Reginald Dwayne Betts spoke in the Cape Cod Lounge about his experiences and “the failures of the American justice system.”

Sunset Grill and Pizza adjusts as a new restaurant in Amherst

Fearing Street Festival will be held at the restaurant on Sunday.

UMass field hockey readies for tough tests against Stanford, Boston College

Minutewomen host the Cardinals Friday before heading to Boston to face the No. 9 Eagles, writes @Tyler_Fiedler.

UMass assistant Professor speaks about oppression of American Indians

Kathleen Brown-Pérez calls the oppression of American Indians “assimilation on a grand scale.”

Please go to sleep

Jeffrey Ayers shares what he as a college student has learned about sleep.

What I learned from wearing nail polish

Joe Frank gets a glimpse at what it’s like to go against social norms.

A beginner’s guide to beer

Chad Stoughton gives an overview of the history and flavors of lagers, ales and more.

SLIDESHOW: Best of Welcome Week 2016

Photos from Welcome Week 2016 including BBQ, UFest, move-in, UMass Night Out, New2U Tag Sale and poster sale from September 2nd to September 9th. Photos by Katherine Mayo, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Sam Anderson, Jessica Picard and Erica Lowenkron.

Hampshire College to become entirely solar powered with installation of 15,000 panels

The College aims to slash carbon emissions, and its electricity bill, with new solar energy system.

College: A place of lost opportunities

Jasmyn Guzzetti questions the rigid structure of major requirements and class choice.

VIDEO: Amherst residents vote in primary election

Amherst residents spoke on who they cast their ballot for on primary day.

Students demand wide range of changes at Million Student March

Speakers from nine campus groups spoke before an audience of roughly 250 students, as a part of a national day of action involving over 100 colleges across the country Thursday.

Put yourself first and school second

Becky Wandel argues that students should put themselves before school in order to be both mentally and physically healthy.

It’s not just a costume, it’s a culture

Understanding the importance of cultural appropriation, its harmful effects and ways to avoid committing it.

White House starts public awareness drive to prevent sexual attacks on campus

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden launched a campaign Friday to prevent sexual violence on college campuses across the country.

Straight from the stairwells, the Commonwealth

Folk duo from the Commonwealth Honors College create music from the stairwells.

BREAKING: UMass’ Derrick Gordon comes out as first openly gay D-I men’s basketball player

Massachusetts men’s basketball player Derrick Gordon came out as the first openly gay Division I men’s basketball player.

Reminiscing over the past four years

Katie McKenna nostalgically recounts her past four years at UMass but understands the importance of embracing change.