February 28, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

UMass hockey falls flat in regular season finale to UConn -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

UMass hockey stumbles offensively against UConn’s tough defensive corps -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

UMass seeks increased energy as it hosts Fordham -

Friday, February 27, 2015

Report: UMass continues search for new athletic director, DeFilippo not an option -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UPDATE: Police to charge UMass football player with two counts of aggravated assault and battery -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Students for Justice in Palestine, administration react to inflammatory posters -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass falls short, lacks energy in 82-71 loss to Saint Joseph’s -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Drake’s surprise mixtape yields few surprises -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Potential shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security offers chance for Republican legislature to learn from its mistakes -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Jose Gonzalez returns with graceful “Vestiges & Claws” -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Winless UMass faces Brown -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

SGA to host Women’s Leadership Symposium -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass women’s basketball finishes road schedule with matchup against Dayton -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Keystone XL pipeline sparks pollution awareness -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Dartmouth and Fordham to start stretch of key games for Minutewomen -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

DeAndre Bembry has career day in win over UMass -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Discussion on Palestine incorporates history as well as recent posters targeting SJP -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass set for season finale in Connecticut -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Imagine Dragons deliver nothing but “Smoke & Mirrors” on their second album. -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass student files federal civil rights lawsuit against Amherst police officers after ‘Blarney’ arrest -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

UMass Faculty Senate hears ad hoc committee’s report on FBS football, shoots down contentious motion

Photo by Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

UMass Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy spoke adamantly about the direction of the campus and football program and urged Faculty Senate members to refrain from passing a motion to further investigate campus-wide support for FBS football.

UMass Faculty Senate vote falls shy on call for reversal of football program’s FBS move

The UMass Faculty Senate vote to voice its disapproval of the football program’s recent move to the FBS fell short by one vote during its meeting on Thursday.

Committee to evaluate finances of football program next week

A committee formed to assess the costs associated with the football program’s move to the Football Bowl Subdivision will present a report to the University’s Faculty Senate next Tuesday.

New political science class to tackle questions of democracy

A new political science course — recently approved by the Faculty Senate — will explore if democracy is possible everywhere.

Faculty Senate discuss changes to campus master plan

At a recent Faculty Senate meeting, the future makeup of the campus was discussed, which received some criticism from the faculty.

Caret underscores importance of higher education in address to Faculty Senate

UMass President Robert Caret highlighted the importance and priority of public higher education funding in an address to the UMass Faculty Senate yesterday.

Letters to the editor: 4-27-11

The Collegian’s readers respond to the most recent week’s news stories and articles.

Students should fume over smoking ban

SGA Senator Nathan Lamb believes that the Faculty Senate vote to ban smoking on campus is a major infringement upon students’ freedoms.

UMass Faculty Senate passes campus tobacco ban

Members of the UMass Faculty Senate yesterday passed a proposition that will implement a tobacco ban in 2013.

The importance of Faculty Senate

Collegian columnist Dan Stratford touts the importance of both the graduate and undergraduate student body populations participating in student government. There is only so much UMass’ student elected officials can accomplish without student support.

Holub speaks before Faculty Senate over budget woes

Facing an alarming budget shotfall for the upcoming fical year, UMass Chancellor Robert Holub spoke before the Faculty Senate Thursday afternoon to outline plans to weather the shortfall, partly through increased student fees and out-of-state student enrollment.