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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 -

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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 -

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Have you popped your bubble? -

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The atrophy of activism: a message for student protesters -

March 28, 2017

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

March 28, 2017

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

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

Association of Diversity in Sport draws competition in FIFA Tournament -

March 27, 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.