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UMass women’s soccer takes complete control in 3-1 win vs. DavidsonFlurry of late goals make it interesting, but UMass had control the whole time in 3-1 win -

September 25, 2017

Shaughnessy Naughton speaks on STEM professionals in politics -

September 25, 2017

ESPN author and journalist talks sports and mental health at UMass -

September 25, 2017

UMass men’s soccer remains unbeaten at home -

September 25, 2017

Minutewomen split Pennsylvania trip -

September 25, 2017

Kozlowski’s minutes limited for second straight game in loss versus Fordham -

September 25, 2017

Late penalty-kick goal not enough vs. Rams -

September 25, 2017

UMass football nearly upends Tennessee Saturday in 17-13 loss -

September 25, 2017

A conversation with the Pixies’ Joey Santiago -

September 25, 2017

The problem with peer mentors -

September 25, 2017

Jukebox the Ghost take Northampton by storm -

September 25, 2017

Let them eat cake -

September 24, 2017

Three weeks in, and two UMass fraternities under suspension -

September 23, 2017

UMPD crime alert informs campus of motor vehicle theft near Rudd Field Sept. 17 -

September 22, 2017

‘It’ has revitalized the modern monster movie -

September 21, 2017

UMass Republicans feel ostracized in political climate -

September 21, 2017

Irma hits Cuba, putting rain cloud over students’ study abroad plans -

September 21, 2017

UMass football travels to Tennessee for its first Power Five game of 2017 -

September 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer looks ahead to Thursday matchup with Davidson -

September 21, 2017

Perussault and the Minutewomen are ready for the start of A-10 play -

September 21, 2017

UMass dean of students appointed interim vice chancellor of student affairs

In a quiet summer switch, Dean of Students Enku Gelaye will also serve as interim vice chancellor of student affairs, replacing Jean Kim on July 1.

Center for Women and Community celebrates 40th anniversary

Students, faculty and community members gathered to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the CWC last Friday.

Upward bound grant

Two Springfield high schools– Springfield High School of Commerce and Springfield High School– will reap the benefits of UMass’s newly reinstated ‘Upward Bound’ grant.

Graduate Student Senate votes no confidence in Kim, Hull

Upset by the lack of student involvement in the decisions regarding graduated student housing, the Graduate Student Senate voted no confidence in Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Campus Life Jean Kim and Executive Director of Residential Life Eddie Hull.

SGA conducts straw poll on admin

This Monday’s SGA meeting kicked off with a “straw poll” aimed at gauging the student confidence level with Edward C. Hull and Vice Chancellor Jean Kim.

The Week In Review

Dan Glaun goes over the biggest stories of the week in the first “The week in review.”

Jean Kim meets with SGA about housing proposal

Jean Kim refused to sign the SGA motion to force Executive Director of Residence Life Edward Hull to work with the SGA or face a vote of “no confidence” citing a “number of inaccurate statements.”

Jean Kim talks to SGA about possible changes

Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Campus Life Jean Kim spoke to the SGA about ideas and concerns to take into consideration.

SGA Senate debates tobacco ban with Vice Chancellor Jean Kim

At last night’s Student Government Association (SGA) meeting, the Senate had the opportunity to ask Vice Chancellor Jean Kim questions about the administration’s feelings.

50 UM students lobby Mass. House for increased funding

Around 50 University of Massachusetts students traveled to Boston Wednesday to lobby the Massachusetts House for increased state funding for the University.

Special commission recommends for changes to Code of Student Conduct

A special commission on the University of Massachusetts Code of Student Conduct – formed in the wake of an administrative of a rape case last spring – has released its recommendations for changes in the Code.

‘Good Samaritan’ policy is altered

The Good Samaritan Protocol was altered recently by University of Massachusetts. On Oct. 20th, the Student Government Association discussed the changes with administrators.

Rape crisis center petitions for involvement in conduct code review

A campus rape crisis center is petitioning that a member of their staff be added to a special commission which will review the student conduct code and present recommended changes to the code by mid-November.

Student conduct code review to consider minimum penalties for serious offenses, victim appeal process

A special commission, created in response to the University’s admission that it improperly sanctioned a student who allegedly confessed to an on-campus rape, will consider establishing minimum sanctions for serious offenses and allowing for victims to appeal sanctions.

Hull to take up residence as housing director

Eddie Hull, former dean of residential life and executive director of housing services at Duke University in Durham, N.C., will be taking over as the new executive director of housing and residence life.

Interim vice chancellor takes over post permanently

After serving for nine months on an interim basis, Jean Kim was appointed the first permanent vice chancellor for student affairs and campus life in over two years, according to an announcement made yesterday by the University of Massachusetts.

UM: No ‘magic bullet’ to regain trust after rape case mishandling (Video)

At an emotional, one-hour discussion, campus administrators were challenged Thursday with questions on how and why a student who reportedly confessed to raping a UMass alum during the fall received “too light” of a punishment.

Confessed rapist remains enrolled after administrative error

A UMass Amherst student confessed to raping a friend and former student in the fall and was mistakenly given a deferred suspension. University officials allowed him to stay on campus, a move that has administrators reexamining UMass’ sanctioning policies and procedures.

Meet the candidates for Vice Chancellor

Biographies on the four candidates for vice chancellor of student affairs and campus life: Jean Kim, Margaret Jablonski, Michael R. Laliberte and Kevin E. Charles.