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Anthropology professor holds lecture on violence and policymaking -

March 27, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue 2017 -

March 27, 2017

Congressmen McGovern and Ellison discuss progressive politics under Trump administration on Saturday -

March 27, 2017

SGA President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Lily Wallace promise to improve assistance to student activists next year -

March 27, 2017

Editor’s note: UMass works because they do -

March 27, 2017

The UMass club that is un-beelievable -

March 27, 2017

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer -

March 27, 2017

Association of Diversity in Sport draws competition in FIFA Tournament -

March 27, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse falls to Brown University in OT thriller -

March 27, 2017

Real Estate finds tranquility, but breaks little new ground on ‘In Mind’ -

March 27, 2017

UMass baseball takes series behind two straight wins over George Washington -

March 27, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Amherst should vote no on education referendum -

March 27, 2017

Make small-scale activism sexy again -

March 27, 2017

Defense holds strong for UMass men’s lacrosse in loss to Brown -

March 27, 2017

Strong second half lifts UMass women’s lacrosse past Marist, 10-7 -

March 27, 2017

Letter to the Editor: UMass alum reflects on his time at the Collegian -

March 27, 2017

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

The media’s obsession with rhetoric

The media should cover actual policies, not just scandals.

The network of Islamophobia and misinformation: fake news and the Holocaust

Christin Howard explores the history of anti-Islamic rhetoric and draws comparisons to the anti-Jewish rhetoric of Nazi Germany.

We don’t have to like our politicians

Evan Gaudette advocates that we should not just choose the politicians that charm us.

Rebecca Hall gives a career-best performance in the insightful ‘Christine’

The biographical drama embraces the complications of reporter Christine Chubbuck’s life, refusing to reduce her to the circumstances surrounding her death.

Mass media silences strikes across the nation

Colleen Dehais discusses how mass media is ignoring the labor movement in today’s news and why that’s a problem.

Don’t let “the one” get in the way of love

Evan Gaudette explores the media’s depiction of true love and how that affects real love.

Why tragedy is good for the media

Becky Wandel explains how the media profits from tragedy

Please don’t call me a ‘Millennial’

Joe Frank explains the derisive connotations behind the label “millenials.”

UMass alumnus speaks on relationship between journalism and public relations

University of Massachusetts alumnus Larry Carpman spoke to a group of students and faculty Monday about the “very thin” line between journalism and public relations.

Congress can’t compromise, and it’s your fault

Francis Schulze discusses the role of partisan media in fracturing American politics.

The martyrdom and glorification of school shooters needs to end

John Zawawi says that school shootings are mutually beneficial for media outlet profits and the glorification of the shooter, which needs to end.

Ebola coverage is misinforming

Julian del Prado discusses problems with media coverage of the Ebola crisis and why we should be better informed.

Why the media doesn’t handle depression well

Kate Leddy addresses the problem with many of the discussions about depression that have followed Robin Williams’ death.

UMass Yak Back!: Episode 121

The strange happenings at the Sochi Olympics and the craze surrounding the smartphone application, Flappy Bird. A special Valentine’s Day roving report and commentary from Molly Plaehn.

UMass Yak Back! now streaming on DailyCollegian.com

Same familiar faces? Check. Same semi-professional/semi-questionable content? Check. NEW place to watch it all happen? CHECK.

Men should reject sexist media

Julian del Prado argues that one way that men can help feminists is by refusing to consume sexist media, and using the power of consumer demand to affect change.

Beware the media circus

Hannah Sparks cautions news watchers to take coverage of well-publicized criminal trials with a grain of salt.

It is easy to tarnish a reputation

Collegian columnist Molly Boushell discusses how easy it is for the media to tarnish someone’s reputation.

Media guilty of crimes in Trayvon Martin case

Collegian columnist Emily Merlino thinks the media coverage of Trayvon Martin’s shooting needs to remove the bias.

PCP: Tweets encourage academic discussion

Collegian columnist Mike Fox was converted to become a Twitter enthusiast after a conference and now he sees it as an academic benefit as well as social.