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Environmental journalists face challenges under Trump administration -

March 25, 2017

An open letter to the students of UMass -

March 24, 2017

Pat Kelsey informs UMass AD Ryan Bamford of change of heart just 35 minutes before scheduled press conference -

March 23, 2017

Past and present UMass football players participate in 2017 Pro Day Thursday -

March 23, 2017

Pat Kelsey reportedly backs down from UMass men’s basketball coaching position -

March 23, 2017

Students react to new fence around Townehouses -

March 23, 2017

‘Do You Have The Right To Do Drugs?’ debate held in Bowker Auditorium -

March 23, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse looks to build on three-game winning streak against Brown -

March 23, 2017

UMass softball riding five-game win streak into first Atlantic 10 showdown -

March 23, 2017

Sanzo: Inability to win close games has hurt UMass baseball -

March 23, 2017

Hannah Murphy scores 100th career goal in UMass women’s lacrosse 16-9 win over Harvard -

March 23, 2017

Old age does no harm to indie rock legends The Feelies -

March 23, 2017

A track-by-track breakdown of Drake’s new project -

March 23, 2017

When a president lies -

March 23, 2017

Let them eat steak, and other gender norms I hate -

March 23, 2017

Dissecting Science: Episode Two -

March 22, 2017

Holy Cross 10-run eighth inning sinks UMass baseball -

March 22, 2017

UMass students react to Spring Concert lineup -

March 22, 2017

Letter: Vote yes for Amherst -

March 22, 2017

You don’t have to walk alone -

March 22, 2017

A Tribe Called Quest bid its fans a thoughtful farewell

‘We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service’ is both an homage to the New York group’s past and a look into the future of hip-hop.

Anderson .Paak and Knxwledge create a soulful hip hop record with ‘Yes Lawd!’

As NxWorries, this duo has crafted one of the most exciting collaborative hip-hop albums in years.

Azealia Banks flexes muscles on “Slay­Z”

Harlem MC’s new mixtape deftly runs Azealia Banks’ full range of talents and emotions.

Underground music spotlight: Mt. Wolf and Plague Vendor produce best material yet

Five music releases of varying genre from this week that should not be overlooked.

Forever kicking it: Influential Phife Dawg dead at 45

A Tribe Called Quest rapper succumbed to complications with diabetes.

Looking back: Twenty years later, ‘The Score’ still stands alone

For two decades, The Fugees have had a lasting impact on hip hop culture.

Future is indestructible on ‘EVOL’

With his second project of 2016, Future looks to extend his legendary run with ‘EVOL.’

Western Mass locals Masla revitalize hip hop as a live art at Pearl Street

Masla exceeds expectations as an opening act and raises the bar for live hip hop in Northampton.

Future continues his destructive path and plays it safe with ‘Purple Reign’

Following his dominant 2015 run, “Purple Reign” finds Future returning to his roots.

Pusha T returns to villainy on ‘King Push – Darkest Before Dawn: The Prelude’

In the follow-up to the 2013 album, “My Name Is My Name,” Pusha T returns cold, concise, and cutthroat with thrilling results.

Justin Bieber tries too hard to please on “Purpose”

Former teen-pop sensation shows a few growing pains on uneven comeback album

Drake and Future collaborate on fun, captivating “What A Time To Be Alive”

Rap superstars aren’t at their top-dollar best, but have a lot to say on their collaborative mixtape.

Lana Del Rey’s “Honeymoon” is an exotic dream

Pop singer’s third LP brings fans back to the surreal, dreamy world that brought them in the first place.

Chance the Rapper and Hoodie Allen highlight this weekend’s UMass Spring Concert lineup

Big names in hip-hop to perform at the Mullins Center, including Chance the Rapper and Hoodie Allen.

Earl Sweatshirt explores his dark side on great sophomore album

Odd Future member finds his voice by expounding on the trappings of fame and coming of age.

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’ is a wild, unpredictable masterpiece

The Compton rapper’s third album is an experimental but extraordinary achievement.

Big Sean reaches for the top with solid “Dark Sky Paradise”

Rapper takes his skills to new heights on consistent, strong third LP.

The Valentine’s Day rap love song playlist

Need some songs to fill out a mix CD for the special day? Try these rap wonders.

Mac Miller rocks Smith College

Up and coming rap sensation Mac Miller paid a visit to Smith College’s John M. Greene Hall Saturday night.

Hip-hop-ocrysy

Collegian columnist Lauren Vincent really likes rap. But sometimes she think she shoudn’t.