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UMass hockey falls flat in 5-0 loss to Northeastern -

January 20, 2018

UMass women’s track and field takes first, men fourth at Joe Donahue Games -

January 20, 2018

Sanzo: UMass’ game vs. St. Louis is a sign of what it is without its grit -

January 20, 2018

UMass men’s basketball gets blown out by Saint Louis, 66-47 -

January 20, 2018

UMass hockey shuts down No. 8 Northeastern with 3-0 win -

January 19, 2018

Matt Murray hands Northeastern its first shutout of the season -

January 19, 2018

Minutewomen stunned by last-second free throw -

January 19, 2018

UMass hockey returns home to battle juggernaut Northeastern squad -

January 18, 2018

Slow start sinks Minutemen against URI -

January 17, 2018

UMass three-game win streak snapped in Rhode Island humbling -

January 17, 2018

Trio of second period goals leads Maine to 3-1 win over UMass hockey -

January 16, 2018

Small-ball lineup sparks UMass men’s basketball comeback over Saint Joseph’s -

January 14, 2018

UMass men’s basketball tops St. Joe’s in wild comeback -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s track and field have record day at Beantown Challenge -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s basketball blows halftime lead to Saint Joseph’s, fall to the Hawks 84-79. -

January 14, 2018

UMass hockey beats Vermont 6-3 in courageous win -

January 13, 2018

Makar, Leonard score but UMass can only muster 2-2 tie with Vermont -

January 13, 2018

Pipkins breaks UMass single game scoring record in comeback win over La Salle -

January 10, 2018

Conservative student activism group sues UMass over free speech policy -

January 10, 2018

Report: Makar declines invite from Team Canada Olympic team -

January 10, 2018

Free speech: protect yourself by protecting others

The First Amendment is for those who are not protected by the masses and for those who can be silenced to guarantee that they aren’t.

Is PC culture consistent with liberal values?

Criticizing what one deems unethical is not only a right; it is a civic responsibility.

We believe in solar eclipses, why not climate change?

There is a disconnect between what many Americans believe about climate change and the conclusions reached by the experts.

Have you popped your bubble?

Joe Frank escaped his Northeast bubble over spring break, and he has returned with a new awareness about the academic inequalities in this country.

An open letter to the students of UMass

Bradley Polumbo speaks to his peers about life post-college and keeping their minds open.

Don’t demonize people who voted for Trump

Anthony Mulligan argues that those who voted for Donald Trump should not be viewed in a negative light.

Bernie Sanders shows compassion and authenticity

Say what you will about Bernie Sanders, but you can’t knock his authenticity, argues Emilia Beuger.

David Cross hits old targets with new material

Comedian’s political diatribes preach to Northampton crowd choir at the Calvin Theatre.

UMass Poll results place Sanders, Trump at top going into NH primary

Hillary Clinton trails Bernie Sanders by 14 points, though she is still voted the most qualified candidate among Democratic voters.

The Black Sheep Deli: A diamond in the rough

The downtown Amherst shop offers a unique selection of food and drinks in addition to live music and an unbeatable atmosphere.

My reservations about Bernie

Foreign policy is Sanders’ major shortcoming, and that’s a problem.

Liberal Landslide

Zac Bears provides a liberal reaction to last night’s election results.

Liberal education is dead

Collegian columnist Harrison Searles says his goodbye to UMass and simultaneous questions the value of a university-style liberal education.

Ideology in the Local Community

At the University of Massachusetts, I’ve observed a large degree of diversity; after all, it’s teeming with people. There are people of all races, backgrounds, ambitions and thought processes. One can have an intelligent conversation with a fellow student on almost any topic. But I have noticed that there seems to be a lack of ideological diversity. There are just so many staunch liberals dwarfing right-wing ideologues and centrist factions. I’m not convinced that this is a good thing. When in discussion with general students, I am greeted with the same, similarly constructed arguments. These arguments are not challenged on…