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Preseason serves as opportunity for young UMass men’s soccer players -

August 13, 2017

Amherst Fire Department website adds user friendly components and live audio feed -

August 11, 2017

UMass takes the cake for best campus dining -

August 11, 2017

Two UMass students overcome obstacles to win full-ride scholarships -

August 2, 2017

The guilt of saying ‘guilty’ -

August 2, 2017

UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

We don’t need more unnecessary features

When Facebook and Instagram try to mimic Snapchat’s successful features, it makes their products worse for their users.

Question and Answer: Lincoln Quang Duong runs on one-man ticket for SGA President

Quang Duong is a junior studying economics and political science at UMass.

Social media is killing political discourse

Social media needs reform in order to return it to its democratic function of connecting and informing people.

Politics are too much

Emilia Beuger describes her disenchantment with the current state of politics in this country.

Mindfulness in, and in spite of, a technological age

We must reconnect with ourselves in a society ruled by technology.

The joy of Snapchat

Evan Gaudette suggests that Snapchat is the right social media tool to let go of all of today’s negativity.

Don’t let hate defeat debate

Alexander Lach discusses how NPR removing its comments section shows how hate spreads through these outlets.

Amherst residents rally against Dakota pipeline in water ceremony outside TD Bank

Almost 200 people gathered outside TD Bank and encouraged to people close their accounts.

It’s not always sunny in Philadelphia: A glimpse into my first protest

Peaceful protests represent liberty and our nation’s ideals.

Don’t block or unfriend, learn

Learning to listen to opposing arguments is necessary for our country to unify.

The history of ‘Groutfit Day’

With this upcoming Friday set to be Groufit Day, the idea started by group of friends has now gone viral across multiple college campuses

A procrastinator’s guide to Halloween costumes

Not ready for the Halloweekend? Here are 10 Halloween costumes you can make from what you already have.

Homer would be embarrassed: The Odyssey Online’s impact on journalism

Miranda Donohue argues that the millennial media news outlet The Odyssey Online is interfering with modern journalism.

Cybersecurity issues and the election

Both candidates’ views on cybersecurity conflict with those of most Americans

A year in review: UMass Athletic Director Ryan Bamford reflects on first year in charge

Bamford discussed several topics, including the football program and recent coaching changes he made.

“Hate Crimes in Cyberspace” lecture held at UMass Tuesday evening

University of Maryland Professor Danielle Citron discussed the state of cyber harassment in the law and in business.

Keep your head up and put down your cellphone

Rachel Walman wants the world to look up from their phones, if only for just a minute.

Eight great first date movies

The Morning Wood provides an eclectic sample of films to help you start off on the right foot with a potential sweetheart.

Echo chamber politics: Why you shouldn’t unfriend people for political posts

Sometimes the greatest advice in life comes from places you least expect. “As a scientist, Throckmorton knew that if he were ever to break wind in the echo chamber, he would never hear the end of it.” This was said by 10th-place winner of the Bulwer-Lytton “terrible novel opening lines” contest, which provides a seemingly apt metaphor for the current reality of politics on Facebook. Especially in the heart of election season, most of us have probably heard some variation of the refrain, “If you don’t exactly agree with me on this issue, then unfriend me right now.” At its…

Facebook’s new reaction buttons may push your buttons

The social media platform recently added five options alongside the original “like” to help users more accurately respond to posts.