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The Hatch reopening brings in a large crowd

The Hatch officially reopened Monday for multipurpose use after being closed since 2014.

Panel on Middle Eastern media and policy draws diverse discussion

The panel identifies tendencies of American reporting on the Middle East and whether we can trust media sources.

Small group of students study during Hatch’s ‘soft opening’

The newly re-opened student space closed was since 2014.

Letter: The fight for women’s rights is far from over

The Coalition to Resist Trump’s Policies at UMass is organizing a march on International Women’s Day, Wednesday, March 8.

Faculty of journalism department discusses failures of journalism during Trump era

Journalism department discusses failures of journalism during Trump era.

The Hatch will reopen this semester as a multi-purpose space

The Hatch will reopen as a place for UMass students to collaborate.

Students and faculty discuss sustainability options for UMass

The forum turned into a discussion due to low attendance.

Super Smash Brothers Club opens its doors to all players

Every Thursday, players gather to play the game in competitive and casual settings.

Claire Wardle on the refugee crisis coverage

Wardle describes how social media plays an important role in broadcasting the voices of refugees.

Community forum debates Question 2

Supporters and opponents weighed the pros and cons of charter school enrollment.

UMass holds screening of documentary honoring late journalist James Foley

A screening of the HBO documentary “Jim: The James Foley Story” was held in the ILC Monday evening, and was followed directly by a question and answer session with the filmmaker as well as Foley’s parents.

UMPD offers active shooter training

UMass Police Officer Brian Kellogg hosted an active shooter training to UMass students and employees Monday night in the ILC.

Vinnie Ferraro speaks on witnessing a political apocalypse

Mount Holyoke College professor Vinnie Ferraro spoke to roughly 25 students about the disintegration of the Liberal World Order during a lecture in the ILC Wednesday evening.

Documentary argues that American public is manipulated to sympathize with Israel in conflict against Palestine

Israeli government allegedly employs same tactics as propagandists.

Editorial: It’s time to join the conversation

The Daily Collegian editorial board writes that the UMass community has a responsibility to better address the issue of discrimination on campus, and the University must pledge more resources toward educating our student body.

UMass Entrepreneurship Club to hold ULaunch event

The UMass Entrepreneurship Club will hold ULaunch, an event dedicated to bringing together innovative teams to form new startups over a weekend period.

Hampshire College to host unorthodox hackathon starting Friday

The 28-hour event will feature groups for art and design as well as for more traditional programming.

Student leaders are concerned with trend of racial/ethnic vandalism on UMass campus

University administrators say recent acts of vandalism go against University values, but students on campus call the vandalism an act of violence and question what those values are.

Medicine expert Steven Kassels gives talk on national heroin epidemic at UMass

An expert on addiction and emergency medicine delivered the talk and read excerpts from his new book.