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Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma -

March 28, 2017

Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

March 28, 2017

Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

March 28, 2017

UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

March 28, 2017

UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

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UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

March 28, 2017

UMass baseball gets its long-awaited homecoming Tuesday against Northeastern -

March 28, 2017

Have you popped your bubble? -

March 28, 2017

The atrophy of activism: a message for student protesters -

March 28, 2017

Josh Odam spreads succinct messages through Free Negro University clothing line -

March 28, 2017

Emmi Beuger’s day off – Interview with Kate Leddy -

March 28, 2017

Fourteen random ‘treat yourself’ items for $25 and under -

March 28, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video -

March 27, 2017

Anthropology professor holds lecture on violence and policymaking -

March 27, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue 2017 -

March 27, 2017

Congressmen McGovern and Ellison discuss progressive politics under Trump administration on Saturday -

March 27, 2017

SGA President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Lily Wallace promise to improve assistance to student activists next year -

March 27, 2017

Editor’s note: UMass works because they do -

March 27, 2017

The UMass club that is un-beelievable -

March 27, 2017

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer -

March 27, 2017

Panel discusses racial, sexual and psychological violence in response to art exhibit

Kara Walker’s art exhibit provided an eye-opening and horrific representation of slave life in America.

Suzanne Fenton discusses the effects of early life chemical exposure

Fenton describes her research into the outcomes early life chemical exposure can have on female puberty.

Joseph Kennedy III and Jim McGovern host ‘Your Vote, Your Voice’ talk Monday

Congressmen Kennedy and McGovern spoke at the Commonwealth Honors College event Hall to urge students to get the vote out.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln professor gives lecture on racism within comedic mediums

Lory Janelle Dance says comedy can be used to lead into more meaningful conversations regarding racism.

Harvard professor hosts talk about exercise as medicine

Daniel Lieberman, a paleoanthropologist, spoke last Thursday about how our bodies evolved over time due to exercise.

Pamela Olson gives talk on “Fast Times in Palestine”

An event by Students for Justice in Palestine on Tuesday night featured Pamela Olson, author of a book about Palestine and the conflicts within it.

CHC area government votes to secede from UMass, establish private college

Students want to build a wall separating itself from the rest of campus, plan to make other residential areas pay for construction.

Microbiology professor James Holden speaks about the intersection of science and religion

Holden held a discussion Tuesday in the Commonwealth Honors College event hall to discuss how science and religion correlate.

When UMiss UMass

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

Seth Goldman talks empathy, sympathy and pity in ‘Victim Paradox’ lecture Monday

The assistant professor spoke in Thompson Hall as part of the CPPA Faculty Colloquium Series.

UMass administrators and faculty members outline actions taken to increase diversity and inclusion at forum

Recruitment in cities in Massachusetts and implementation of general education classes focused on race discussed at forum.

Students present demands and tap administrators for answers, additional information at ‘answering session’

At the two-and-a-half-hour meeting, Kumble Subbaswamy, Katherine Newman and other administrators responded to concerns and suggestions from attendees.

Commonwealth Honors College Residential Complex receives LEED Silver certification

The $192 million six residential buildings in the Commonwealth Honors College Residential Complex (CHCRC) have merited a LEED Silver certification, for leadership in green building.

Commonwealth Honors College dean aims to improve curriculum, diversity

Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina, the new dean of the Commonwealth Honors College, talks about her past history and her hopes for the future.

Commonwealth Honors College names new, permanent dean

Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina will begin her work as dean this summer.

Straight from the stairwells, the Commonwealth

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

Honors housing shortage may affect 300 students

Many current Commonwealth Honors College residents are on a waiting list after demand for the living area increased.

Honors dorms have their ups and downs

Steven Gillard contests that the Commonwealth Honors College residential area provides beneficial amenities for students but is not without faults.

Honors housing insults intelligence of non-honors students

Elise Martorano argues that the new honors college residential area creates the dangerous illusion of student hierarchy on campus.

Honors Dorm Open Door Competition, but not all interested

Not all students felt like competitions helped build a community.