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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. -

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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. -

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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

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

March 28, 2017

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

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 -

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

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

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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

UMass fires men’s basketball coach Derek Kellogg

Kellogg was fired following the Minutemen’s 15-18 record in 2016-17. He spent nine seasons with the program.

Cyr: With external expectations at an all-time low, UMass football needs to give the fans a reason to invest in the future

With a group of talented starters graduating last season, The Minutemen entered 2016 ranked dead-last in numerous national preseason polls

Urinals: How our infrastructure divides us

Chap Lipsenstock advocates for urinals of equal height and for partitions between urinals to be taken down.

UPDATE: Greg Carvel named next UMass hockey coach Tuesday

UMass athletic director Ryan Bamford confirmed Tuesday afternoon that Carvel, formerly the head coach at St. Lawrence, will become the 13th Minutemen coach in program history.

Is gun violence the new normal?

In the wake of the UMass lockdown last week, Ruwan Teodros questions whether violence in the United States has become the norm, as it is in countries such as Lebanon.

Athletic Director Ryan Bamford weighs in on UMass’ winter sports struggles in 2016

The hockey team, along with the men and women’s basketball team, are now 3-27 combined since Jan. 1.

UMass men’s basketball adds three-star recruit Tyrn Flowers to deep 2016 class

The addition of Flowers, who verbally committed Monday night, gives the Minutemen five highly-touted incoming freshmen next season.

ESPN employees seek to get women involved in technology

UMass hosts TechTalks to encourage young women to pursue careers in technology.

UMass trumps Ball State 24-10, loses Frohnapfel to right leg injury

The Minutemen held strong defensively in a Wednesday night showdown at McGuirk Stadium, but quarterback Blake Frohnapfel left the game on crutches following a significant right leg injury.

Jenny Dell speaks to UMass students as part of Homecoming week

The national sideline reporter and UMass alumna returned to campus Monday to talk about her life and career.

‘League of Denial’ authors discuss book, documentary at UMass

Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru, brothers who wrote the book on brain injuries being covered up in the NFL, talked for two hours on Thursday night.

‘League of Denial’ co-authors to visit UMass to discuss book, NFL concussion crisis

ESPN investigative reporters Steve Fainaru and Mark Fainaru-Wada, co-authors “League of Denial,” the powerful book about the NFL and its concussion crisis, will be making a stop at UMass on Thursday.

Former NFL star talks athletes’ struggle to live life as role models

Ricky Williams, Kevin Blackistone and Todd Crosset talked about athletes as role models to UMass students on Wednesday night.

Dunking into Failure

Denis Topakov discusses the NBA All-Star weekend, and the low turnout of fans.

Sampson Carter emerges as unlikely hero in season-opening win

UMass senior forward Sampson Carter may have been non-existent for the majority of Tuesday’s season-opening victory, but he delivered when it mattered the most.

Atlantic 10 agrees to landmark deal with ESPN, NBC, CBS

Atlantic 10 Conference officials announced an expansive television and media rights distribution agreement with ESPN, CBS Sports Network, and the NBC Sports Group on Tuesday that is expected to dramatically increase men’s and women’s national basketball exposure.

ESPN’s Blackistone headlines panel talk on college sports

ESPN Around the Horn personality Kevin Blackistone headlined a star-studded panel discussion on the commercialization of college sports Wednesday night at the Student Union Ballroom.

Enhancing journalism without the injection

T.J. Quinn and Mark Fainaru-Wada, two prominent investigative sports journalists for ESPN’s enterprise/investigative unit, spoke to an Issue in Sports class at the University of Massachusetts Thursday night.

Big win for Massachusetts against Saint Joseph’s

The Minutemen continued to gain wins with a successful victory over Saint Joseph’s, a win which not only many refer to as the team’s biggest yet, but also got the Minutemen on Sportscenter.

The Two Escobars a draw for viewers

While the film succeeds in creating a hero out of a villain, the soccer-based documentary fails at accurately showing both Escobars’ lives.