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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

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Demonstrators issue demands at Board of Trustees meeting as Woolridge announces resignation from post of chairman

Protesters desired mandation of all UMass campuses to be sanctuary campuses and a timeline for divestment from fossil fuel corporations.

UMass to include vote for divestment of fossil fuels at next Board of Trustees meeting

The University of Massachusetts divested its endowment from direct holdings in fossil fuels today, according to a press release sent by the UMass Foundation, becoming the first major public university to do so. The decision was made after a unanimous vote by the Board of Directors of the UMass Foundation, an organization which oversees and arranges the endowment of UMass. In April eight days of demonstrations from the UMass Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign resulted in the arrest of 34 participants for refusing to leave the Whitmore Administration Building. The Whitmore sit-in led to a commitment from UMass system President Marty…

VIDEO: Divest UMass protestor speaks on arrest and solidarity

Divest protester and UMass sophomore Maddy McLaughlin details the arrest process during the sit-ins.

Divest UMass thank participants, celebrates Meehan’s statement

Student-run campaign says that UMass President Marty Meehan guaranteed a vote on divestment in a June Board of Trustees meeting.

VIDEO: Divest UMass holds week-long sit-in protest

The campaign attracted hundreds of supporters to demand the UMass Foundation stop investing in top fossil fuel companies.

Letter: How much difference does divestment really make?

Letter: How much difference does divestment really make?

STORIFY: Divest UMass holds 4-day sit-in protest

After thirty-four arrests and three days of protesting, Divest UMass continues to fight for fossil fuel divestment.

SLIDESHOW: Divest the Rest Rally

Divest UMass rallied and staged a sit-in at Whitmore to demand divestment from fossil fuels.

The necessity of eliminating arctic access

Michael Agnello argues that if countries are serious about the preservation of the climate, access to the arctic should be eliminated.

UMass Foundation to divest from direct investments in coal companies

UMass Foundation announced it will divest from direct investments in coal companies.

Letter: Now is the time for UMass to divest from fossil fuels

In the wake of recent climate talks in Paris, UMass sophomore Sarah Jacqz writes that the Board of Trustees has an opportunity to make a statement.

Divest UMass makes strides at Board of Trustees meeting

Students made progress in their campaign against the fossil fuel industry.

Divestment’s value is symbolic, not financial

The fossil fuel divestment movement doesn’t have the financial power to end climate change, but it is a strong moral symbol for change, argues Stefan Herlitz.

Video: Divest UMass rallies to president Robert Caret

Divest UMass held a rally Oct. 17, 2013 with a message encouraging UMass president Robert Caret to divest the state school system from fossil fuels, coal and oil companies.

Fossil fuel divestment: A misguided cause

Protesting the University’s investment in fossil fuel companies ignores the true problem of market demand and could damage the finances of the Amherst campus.

Slideshow: Fossil Fuel Divestment Rally

Students rallied for UMass to divest from fossil fuels on Friday, April 5.

Divest UMass aims to end University investment in fossil fuel corporations

Part of a growing movement across the nation, the newly formed Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign on campus aims to end UMass’s investment with fossil fuels.

Let’s go nuclear already

With peak oil come and gone, Collegian columnist Yaroslav Mikhaylov argues that it’s time to start turning to the one energy source capable of competing with fossil fuels: nuclear energy.