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BREAKING: Train allegedly strikes pedestrian in Amherst -

December 7, 2016

Campus Climate survey shows strong response -

December 7, 2016

Jennifer Carlson gives talk on race and gun law enforcement -

December 7, 2016

Labor Center to receive increased funding from University -

December 7, 2016

Verdi enforces playing a full 40 minutes as UMass takes on Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

Mulligan looks to continue seven game double-double streak at Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

Jesus: the conservative Republican -

December 7, 2016

The joy of Snapchat -

December 7, 2016

Don’t let hate defeat debate -

December 7, 2016

‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ remains the defining holiday classic -

December 7, 2016

A Tribe Called Quest bid its fans a thoughtful farewell -

December 7, 2016

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

December 6, 2016

Laura Reed discusses nuclear disarmament under Obama Administration -

December 6, 2016

SGA President announces opening of vice president position -

December 6, 2016

Four UMass divers qualify for NCAA Tournament at Bucknell Invitational this weekend -

December 6, 2016

Top 25 Basketball Notebook: UCLA pulls off major upset over Kentucky -

December 6, 2016

College football playoff seeds came out Sunday; Alabama gets top seed -

December 6, 2016

UMass club hockey comes out of travel weekend 1-1-1 -

December 6, 2016

Notebook: UMass men’s basketball guard Luwane Pipkins among nation’s best in steals -

December 6, 2016

Listen when you argue to truly understand -

December 6, 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.