When a president lies

Becky Wandel analyzes President Trump’s false rhetoric on the issue of health care and urges people to be more wary of his statements.

Lady Gaga’s performance shines light on bigger issues

Sometimes actions really do speak louder than words, and Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl halftime performance does just that.

It’s been a long year

2016 was a difficult year for many, but don’t forget the good that came from it as well.

Emmi Beuger’s day off: WikiLeaks

Host Emmi Beuger and moderator Nick Souza welcome Joe Frank and James Mazarakis from the Daily Collegian to discuss the ethics of WikiLeaks and the impact it has had on the election.

UMass students react to results of the 2016 election

Students around campus express their thoughts on Trump’s victory, the outcome of Question 2 and the outcome of Question 4.

Amherst crowd holds candlelight vigil following election results

A diverse crowd gathered in the Amherst Commons for a candlelight vigil following Donald Trump’s victory.

Stay

Becky Wandel argues against the common sentiment to “move to Canada” that is a reaction to Trump’s win.

Joseph Kennedy III and Jim McGovern host ‘Your Vote, Your Voice’ talk Monday

Congressmen Kennedy and McGovern spoke at the Commonwealth Honors College event Hall to urge students to get the vote out.

Why is nobody talking about the jails?

Patrick Malone addresses the national prison strike and questions why the prison industrial complex is not a major concern for Americans.

Give us cybersecurity or give us war

James Mazarakis argues that the U.S needs to invest in cybersecurity and avoid a cyber war.

Third-party candidates should be allowed to debate

The millions of voters who support a third party candidate may decide the election.

Are emojis a detriment or an enhancement to communication?

Apple increased its emoji total to more than 800 after 184 characters were newly released by Apple in its iOS 9.1 update.

Hillary Clinton is representing an ‘exhausted volcano’

Nicholas Pappas reviews the competition for the upcoming presidential election and says Hillary Clinton is no match for the Republican candidates.