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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

Cyr: Near-impossible task awaits UMass men’s basketball in Atlantic 10 Tournament

In the two years the A-10 has used its current 14-team bracket, no team that has played on the first Wednesday has advanced past the second round of the tournament.

Souza: Midseason grade for UMass hockey is good, not great

Despite the lackluster results so far, the process is working for the Minutemen under coach Greg Carvel.

When UMiss UMass

Gabby Vacarelo discusses how being home for break made her miss living at school

Learning to say hi

Francis Schulze discusses the lessons that Americans should take from Haitian society.

A product of circumstance

Recovering from the death of his best friend showed Zac Bears the importance of circumstance and privilege in every person’s life.

A guide to being your smartest self

Karen Podorefsky shares the best ways to make oneself appear as intelligent as possible during job interviews and situations that call for a positive first impression.

The next journalist under fire

Isaac Simon discusses the recent accusations of false claims by Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly and suggests his fate may be similar to that of Brian Williams.

How the CW’s hottest new show won me over

Johnny McCabe finds himself pleasantly surprised by a CW show that he did not expect to like.

Remembering David Carr and Bob Simon, two respected journalists

Isaac Simon reflects on the lives of journalists David Carr and Bob Simon, who both recently died.

Why I want to be a teacher

Columnist Brianna Zimmerman wants to teach because education adds value to our society, and because teachers can make a big difference in the lives of students.

Police turn backs on New York City

Ian Hagerty discusses what the NYPD slowdown shows us about unnecessary arrests and the corruption in the police department.

Body cameras for cops are a no brainer after Ferguson

Johnny McCabe argues that on-body cameras for police provide an evidence-based solution to cases with contradictory witness testimony and subjectivity.

eSports: A new kind of sport

Julian del Prado articulate why eSports should be considered a sport and reveals its surprising popularity.

T-Swift v. Spotify: The battle over dying album sales

Johnny McCabe criticizes Taylor Swift’s stance against Spotify but concedes there should be a better way to address music streaming and the demise of music industry.

Who cares about Kim Kardashian?

Steven Gillard expresses his dismay at America’s obsession with senseless reality TV shows.

Little change in Massachusetts, Democrats guaranteed 2016 win

While the GOP won a slim majority in the U.S. Senate, there’s little change in Massachusetts and a Republican Congress guarantees Democrats the White House in 2016, says Opinion Editor Zac Bears.

GOP stands to gain from midterm results

GOP stands to gain from midterms, if they don’t blow it up, argues columnist Julian del Prado

Results don’t reflect voter distaste with Congress, failure to compromise

Columnist Isaac Simon analyzes the 2014 midterm election and says that the results don’t reflect voters’ anger with Congress and the inability of Congressional Republicans and Democrats to compromise on policy

18th century Russian foreign policy repeating itself in Ukraine

Eliot Decker compares Putin’s ongoing strategy in Ukraine to strategies implemented during 18th century Russia.

Multiple parties at fault in UMass student’s death

While the community has been quick to place blame, Steven Gillard argues that everyone is at fault and ending the confidential informant program won’t stop Logan’s real killer, heroin.