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Candlelight vigil held to mourn deaths of victims of police violence -

September 27, 2016

UMass hosts William A. Douglass for lecture and chair in Basque cultural studies -

September 27, 2016

Amherst Select Board discusses imposing fines on those who violate water usage ban -

September 27, 2016

UMass tennis opens season on high note with performance at Brown Invitational -

September 27, 2016

UMass women’s soccer using long break to prepare for Atlantic 10 play -

September 27, 2016

Notebook: Ford ‘takes step forward,’ Williams appears on SportsCenter -

September 27, 2016

UMass cross country and track and field coach Ken O’Brien hits half century mark with program -

September 27, 2016

A-10 soccer notebook: Duquesne shuts out Robert Morris 1-0 to win fourth straight -

September 27, 2016

The blue light situation: When is enough, enough? -

September 27, 2016

Survivor; awesome yet evil -

September 27, 2016

A ‘Mirror’ into Clinton’s campaign -

September 27, 2016

UMass a cappella groups S#arp Attitude and The Hexachord’s on ‘Sing It On’ television series -

September 27, 2016

‘Through the Photographer’s Eyes’ exhibit highlights photojournalism in today’s media -

September 27, 2016

Designer collaborations steal the show at New York Fashion Week SS17 -

September 27, 2016

Massachusetts drought heavily impacts local agriculture -

September 26, 2016

UMass Soccer earns second win of season in 3-2 victory over Hartford -

September 26, 2016

‘Morris from America’ explores teen angst and the struggles of growing up -

September 26, 2016

‘Hell or High Water’ an intense, morally ambiguous modern Western -

September 26, 2016

Read: You won’t regret it -

September 26, 2016

UMass field hockey hangs tough, falls to No. 18 Stanford -

September 26, 2016

Greek Life members collaborate for ‘Fraternity Spring Cleanup’

(Courtesy of Mark Schmidt)

A similar event is planned following “Blarney Blowout,” as fraternity members aim to strengthen their relationship with the Amherst community.

The dual nature of fraternities on campus

Collegian File Photo

John Zawawi details his first experience at a UMass frat party and how he came to understand the role of fraternities on campus.

Sunday street cleanup promotes relationship between fraternities and Amherst

(Kerry O'Connor/Daily Collegian)

New initiative by the Interfraternity Council aims to clean up streets of Amherst and eliminate stereotypes about fraternities.

Males pledge against ‘violence against women’ in White Ribbon Campaign event

For the first time, the annual White Ribbon Campaign event to collect pledges against violence against women was held in the Student Union Ballroom this past Wednesday.

UMass fraternities no longer characterized with ‘Zoomass’ party image

Following the destruction of North Pleasant Street’s “Frat Row” six years ago, members of the community as well as fraternity members are saying that the party image is no longer relevant to University fraternities.

Something Greek

Karen Podorefksy clears up misconceptions about Greek life at UMass and highlights some of the benefits of joining a fraternity or sorority.

Lending a helping hand, one dance step at a time

Fraternities and sororities took part in a dance-a-thon fundraiser yesterday for the Children’s Miracle Network.