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Baldwin’s floor-spacing sparks UMass men’s basketball against Georgia -

December 17, 2017

Hot outside shooting leads UMass over Georgia -

December 16, 2017

Minutemen knock off Georgia for big statement win -

December 16, 2017

Cale Makar selected to play for Team Canada at the 2018 World Junior Championships -

December 15, 2017

UMass men’s basketball looks to remain undefeated at home when Georgia comes to town -

December 15, 2017

Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 13, 2017

Makar, Ferraro off to Ontario to compete for Team Canada’s World Junior hockey team -

December 12, 2017

Lecture attempts to answer whether treatment of depression has resulted in over-prescription of SSRIs -

December 12, 2017

Palestinian students on campus react to President Trump’s recent declaration -

December 12, 2017

Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies -

December 12, 2017

GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

December 12, 2017

Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

December 12, 2017

Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

December 12, 2017

Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now -

December 12, 2017

When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

December 12, 2017

A snapshot of my college experience -

December 12, 2017

Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

December 12, 2017

Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

December 12, 2017

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph -

December 12, 2017

Some of my favorite everyday brands -

December 12, 2017

Editorial: The place for uncomfortable conversations

The opinion page serves as a platform for all viewpoints.

To counter and balance: A place for conversation in the opinion pages

Maral Margossian explains the integral role of presenting diverse viewpoints in the op/ed page.

Editorial: Journalism in the age of Trump

How can journalists ensure that the truth is reported responsibly in the future?

Editorial: The Massachusetts Daily Collegian Mission Statement

The Daily Collegian articulates the values it stands for and goals it strives to achieve.

Learning to say hi

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

Why the New York Times’ front page editorial matters

Jenna Careri explains the significance of the New York Times’ editorial on the gun epidemic.

No ‘right to be right’

Stefan Herlitz discusses how Americans tend to assert their own rights as the solution to all the country’s problems, while simultaneously disregarding the opinions and rights of others.

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.

GOP v. GDP: The issue with government spending

Nicholas Pappas analyzes the nation’s debt over the years and discusses why government spending is an issue that the GOP will be tackling in Congress.

‘Columbus Day’ demonstrates ignorant view of the past

Benjamin Clabault explains how the name of “Columbus Day” signifies a collective ignorance to an American history of greed and exploitation.

Fast food workers need more than $7.25 to sustain basic living

Samuel Fountain argues that raising the federal minimum wage is necessary in order for fast food workers to sustain a basic living.

Racism after dark: Violence in the ‘sundown town’ of Ferguson

The media and many white Americans help to protect institutions of racial oppression that cause unimaginable pain and kill unarmed teenagers in the street, argues columnist Zac Bears.

SGA Judiciary must overturn invalidation of student voice

Collegian Staff Nathan Frontiero argues that the SGA Judiciary must overturn the Elections Commission decision to invalidate the DMC ticket.

UMass Yak Back! Talks Professional Snuggling

UVC-TV 19: A segment from Episode 118, Yakkers discuss the phenomenon of snuggle houses, professional snugglers, and touch therapy! Molly Plaehn makes her directorial debut with host, John Holowitz and commentary from Hailey Wicker, Patrick Amidon and Miles Powell.

Editor’s note: Why we ran a full-page ad on the front cover of today’s Collegian

Collegian Editor in Chief Stephen Hewitt explains the decision behind the full-page advertisement on the front cover of Wednesday’s edition.

Olympics bring out national pride

Katie McKenna wonders why she’s rooting for her country’s athletes at Sochi.

The impact of the Olympic Games

Julian del Prado ties in lessons from international relations to the Olympic stage.

UMass Yak Back!: Episode 119

UVC-TV 19: Panelists discuss the ethical implications of Sugar Daddies and recall memorable historical figures in light of Nelson Mandela’s passing. Lastly, in a special Yeah Dude! segment, Yakkers discuss how best to charm the ladies.

UMass in love: A Valentine’s Day report

UVC-TV 19: Molly Plaehn, Veteran Yakker, asks fellow students some hard hitting questions about Valentine’s Day.

Opinion & Editorial special issue: Higher education

Check out our Editorial/Opinion special issue, with a focus on higher education.