University Union to host debate on affirmative action

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Academics Randall Kennedy and Peter Wood will discuss the policy in the Student Union Ballroom Tuesday.

UMass hosts state representative candidate debate in Thompson Hall

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Funding for the University, charter schools and health care were discussed Wednesday evening.

University Union’s first debate tackles Israeli-Palestinian conflict

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The new RSO presented multiple perspectives of the Middle Eastern conflict and drew a large audience Tuesday evening.

Nobody likes Obamacare

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Stefan Herlitz urges politicians on both sides of the aisle to put aside their rigid beliefs in order to fix the U.S. healthcare debacle.

The debate between organic and non-organic eating

Experts are debating whether the benefits outweigh the negatives of organic foods.

Upcoming Elections, Cape Verde trip topics at SGA meeting

In its first meeting of March, the Student Government Association (SGA) proved that one of its major goals this year is helping student organizations.

Disrespect in debate is distasteful

Columnist Merav Kaufman discusses the impression given from the behavior of both candidates in the last presidential debate.

A Night of Differences: Brown vs. Warren

Collegian blogger Tanvir Faisal shares highlights of Wednesday night’s debate between Senator Brown and Elizabeth Warren.

Scott Brown, Elizabeth Warren clash in debate

Sen. Scott Brown and Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warren traded jabs in a gathering at Springfield Symphony Hall last night.

Elizabeth Warren favored by crowd

It was clear last night at the debate between Sen. Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren that the crowd, both inside and outside of Symphony Hall, favored Warren.

Brown, Warren debate in Springfield

Follow us on Twitter for the latest updates on the Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren debate.

Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren set for debate in Springfield

Republican Sen. Scott Brown and Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warren are set to take the stage at Springfield Symphony Hall for their third televised debate on Wednesday night.

Gambling with healthcare is betting one’s life

Harrison Searles thinks that those who choose not to purchase insurance should not complain when they need medical care.

Frozen Yogurt Fan Club

Columnist Victoria Knobloch explains why frozen yogurt belongs in the diet of junk food junkies everywhere.

SGA candidates square off in Tuesday evening debate

The Student Government Association focused on fees, diversity, and other aspects in a debate on Tuesday night.