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‘It’ has revitalized the modern monster movie -

September 21, 2017

UMass Republicans feel ostracized in political climate -

September 21, 2017

Irma hits Cuba, putting rain cloud over students’ study abroad plans -

September 21, 2017

UMass football travels to Tennessee for its first Power Five game of 2017 -

September 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer looks ahead to Thursday matchup with Davidson -

September 21, 2017

Perussault and the Minutewomen are ready for the start of A-10 play -

September 21, 2017

Behind the “Hate has no home at UMass” campaign -

September 21, 2017

A-10 field hockey notebook: VCU, St. Joseph’s, and Lock Haven dominate -

September 21, 2017

Video games as art -

September 21, 2017

A-10 men’s soccer notebook: Davidson falls to Virginia Tech in Blacksburg -

September 21, 2017

Glazed and confused: what youth should know about vaping -

September 21, 2017

Trust the professors, and trust the system -

September 21, 2017

Beauty that exists all around you and how to notice it -

September 21, 2017

Student death reported to the University Sept. 19 -

September 20, 2017

Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

September 20, 2017

Students demand bathroom accountability -

September 20, 2017

Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

September 20, 2017

Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

September 20, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer ties Central Connecticut State in double overtime -

September 20, 2017

Atlantic 10 Women’s Soccer Notebook: Saint Louis Billikens off to hottest start among A-10 teams -

September 20, 2017

Beauty that exists all around you and how to notice it

Take time to reflect on the good in your life.

Open up our education

I’ve often been frustrated by the ridiculous price-to-quality ratio of textbooks and online homework systems.

Emmi Beuger’s Day off – A conversation about people with special needs

Hosts Emmi Beuger and Nick Souza welcome the Daily Collegian’s Managing Editor Devyn Giannetti to talk about her experiences with her brother and the stigma that surrounds people with special needs in the work force.

When did we forget about education?

Jeffrey Ayers argues that the president’s budgetary focus should be on education, not the military.

Frustrations with Team-Based Learning classes

TBL classes should incorporate more instructor guidance to ensure student groups learn the material effectively on their own.

The problem with Betsy DeVos

Isaac Simon discusses Betsy DeVos’ past ties to for-profit education and how that will impact her position as Secretary of Education.

The triumph of anti-intellectualism

Laura Handly argues that anti-intellectualism has been on the rise in the United States long before Trump.

Keep your interests varied

Jeffrey Ayers encourages readers to explore many different interests and experiences, learning about themselves along the way.

Vote “No” on local Question 5

Edridge D’Souza argues Question 5 will harm the local school system and raise the price of local apartment rentals for college students.

Students thrilled to vote yes on ballot Question 3 and 4

Question 3 and 4 receive wide support at UMass.

Math isn’t dull

Why does math get a bad rap? Jeffery Ayers posits that math could be made more fun for students at all levels.

Chrissy Dasco hopes to expose people to a new way of thinking about education at STUDENTx

The senior alternative education major hopes to become a teacher that inspires people to ‘think about things in a different way,’ something she has discovered this semester working at the Sunderland-based alternative education center Northstar.

Team based learning from the perspective of a purple bus person

Collegian contributor Alex Pratt discusses the faults with team based learning and the thinking that one type of learning fits all.

UMass professor honored by President Obama

Sandra Petersen was one of 14 individuals to receive a mentoring award from the president.

Cornell professor explores education, politics and inequality

Suzanne Mettler shared her research on higher education funding and socioeconomic inequality Thursday.

Students head to State House, push for more public higher education funding

Eighty lobbyists from the UMass campus are expected to attend Public Higher Education Advocacy Day in Boston on Wednesday.

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.

Why I want to be a teacher

Columnist Brianna Zimmerman wants to teach because education adds value to our society, and because teachers can make a big difference in the lives of students.

UMass professor Elizabeth Chilton to speak in Madrid and Paris about importance of heritage studies

The professor will talk at two upcoming international conferences about a recently submitted proposal for a new master’s program in global heritage at UMass.

General Education courses should not be required

Elise Martorano argues why general education courses should not be required.