Scrolling Headlines:

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

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.

Five reasons why Russia won’t start World War III

Maral Margossian gives us five reasons why Putin wouldn’t dare start World War III in Crimea.

The Internet: A political revolution waiting for you

Jason Roche says we should use the Internet as a vehicle for change, not just entertainment.