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Pipkins’ double-double leads UMass men’s basketball over Western Carolina -

November 21, 2017

Luwane Pipkins leads the UMass men’s basketball shooting show in 101-76 win over Niagara -

November 19, 2017

UMass to face tough test with Niagara backcourt -

November 19, 2017

Hockey Notebook: John Leonard on an early season tear for UMass hockey -

November 18, 2017

Clock runs out on UMass men’s soccer’s dream season in NCAA opener -

November 17, 2017

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

Changing attitudes spell success for soccer in America

The future of American soccer is bright, argues Gretchen Keller.

Counterpoint: Keep political correctness away from the Amherst name

Bradley Polumbo offers the counterpoint to the debate about the Amherst name: to change the name would be to sanitize history.

Get rid of gen-ed courses that cost time and money

Nicholas Pappas argues for the elimination of general education requirements at universities

A surprising look at who owns guns in America

Isaac Simon analyzes reports of the percentage of people who own guns and where these people live.

Hillary Clinton is representing an ‘exhausted volcano’

Nicholas Pappas reviews the competition for the upcoming presidential election and says Hillary Clinton is no match for the Republican candidates.

Justice must be found in Walter Scott case

Isaac Simon analyzes the shooting of Walter Scott and calls for action against continuing racial injustices involving police officers.

The challenge of breaking the sugar habit

Karen Podorefsky gave up sugar for 21 days after reading an article about the health benefits that come with kicking the habit and she shares her experience with the challenge.

Wasting time with the Snapchat syndrome

Isaac Simon analyzes the Snapchat craze and the effects of so many people sending brief photos to one another each day.

‘Hurry sickness’ is actually wasting our time

Karen Podorefsky says that when we do not schedule relaxation periods for ourselves, we actually end up wasting more time throughout the day.

Empty seats and the paradox of SGA accessibility

The results of the 2015 SGA spring election present a troubling answer to concerns of transparency between the student body and its leaders.

SGA results promise a good year to come

Stefan Herlitz reviews the results of the recent SGA election and discusses his predictions for the future of the student government now that it is under new leadership.

AP course preparation must be up to par

In lieu of the ban in Oklahoma, Karen Podorefsky points out there are a wide variety of teaching methods for high school AP courses that can create differences in how much students actually learn.

Breaking down CES: The big-picture for tech in 2015

2015 has the potential to mark major advances in technology.

Never again, never forget: Remembering the Armenian genocide

Maral Margossian discusses the horrors of the Armenian genocide, and explains why it is vital to remember the atrocity.

Time to reconsider ‘war on terror’

Jason Roche delves into the ongoing history of the controversial war on terror and explains how it will continue in the shadows for years to come.

Sexual violence is not ‘normal’

Jillian Correira discusses the disturbing attitudes boys and girls have toward sexual violence and its “normalization,” and suggests a way to change it.

There is nothing to debate about global warming

Isaac Simon refutes climate change deniers.

Here comes the taxman

Jason Roche takes a closer, critical look at the phenomenon of taxation

PATRIOT Act still controversial

Patrick Dunbar explores the ongoing controversy of the post-9/11 security state.

College athletes are not employees

Stefan Herlitz argues that deeming college athletes employees of their school undermines their responsibilities to academics.