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Student in critical condition after pedestrian-vehicle accident on Friday -

October 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer fails to secure spot in A-10 tournament with loss to Saint Louis -

October 21, 2017

Struggles with special teams sinks UMass hockey -

October 21, 2017

UMass hockey drops second of the year in 3-1 loss to Ohio State -

October 20, 2017

Amazon textbook contract ending in December 2018 -

October 19, 2017

UMass field hockey heads into crucial A-10 matchup -

October 19, 2017

2017 Hockey Special Issue -

October 19, 2017

International Relations Club tackles tough issues at ‘Foreign Policy Coffee Hour’ -

October 19, 2017

Sexual assault reports spike on campus -

October 19, 2017

Californian students react to wildfires back home -

October 19, 2017

‘My Little Pony: The Movie’ is a surprising animated treat, whether you’re a fan of the show or not -

October 19, 2017

With a young team, Carvel is preparing the UMass hockey team to thrive -

October 19, 2017

Letter: UMass hockey is great, but where are the students? -

October 19, 2017

Boino’s blast gives UMass men’s soccer sole possession of first place in the Atlantic 10 -

October 19, 2017

UMass freshmen look to play physical, make an impact and improve early on -

October 19, 2017

UMass hockey sets out to create new program, identity in 2017-18 -

October 19, 2017

Cale Makar: UMass hockey’s crown jewel -

October 19, 2017

Ames: If first four games are any indicator, this UMass hockey season could differ for the better -

October 19, 2017

Josh Couturier looks to find where he fits within UMass lineup -

October 19, 2017

The straw man fallacy: missing the point on Indigenous Peoples Day -

October 19, 2017

Emmi Beuger’s Day off – A conversation about people with special needs

Hosts Emmi Beuger and Nick Souza welcome the Daily Collegian’s Managing Editor Devyn Giannetti to talk about her experiences with her brother and the stigma that surrounds people with special needs in the work force.

Change costs comfort, but mental illness costs lives

Kate Leddy discusses the meaning of activism in terms of her experience with eating disorders and other mental illnesses.

The benefits of a clean room

Emilia Beuger researches the benefits of a tidy bedroom, both for studying and for sleeping.

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.

Better Mental Health on Campus

Emilia Beuger advocates for more resources for mental health on campus.

A message to the silent victims of mental health

Becky Wandel describes the positive benefits in seeking mental health treatment, and why you shouldn’t be ashamed to try it.

Overcoming my anxiety

Katrina Kervin shares her personal struggle with anxiety, and discussing the stigma attached to mental illness.

The role of masculinity in school shootings

Alsina Saee-Nazari comments on the popular view of masculinity in America and its perpetuating violence.

The Daily Collegian’s role in covering a crisis

In the wake of the shooting at Umpqua Community College on Oct. 1, the Collegian discusses how it would handle such coverage.

The stigma of mental illness in schools

Mental health problems are often invisible sicknesses and students suffer as a result.

APD officers to receive training for responding to mental health crises

The grant is part of statewide and national efforts to better equip police to handle a variety of situations.

I skipped class to go to the gym and don’t regret it

Kate Leddy talks about cutting class for her mental health and discusses why we should be more accepting of taking a day off every once in a while.

My mental illness does define me (to an extent)

Kate Leddy discusses the importance of accepting experiences with mental illness instead of trying to hide them.

Mental Health Special Issue

For Mental Health Awareness Week which begins Sunday, October 5, the Daily Collegian Staff organized a special issue to discuss mental health conditions, treatment, personal experiences, policy, history, campus-related issues and its stigmatization in society today.

Students find Active Minds a safe, open place for discussion

Club works to discuss mental health and stomp out stigma.

Editor’s note: It’s our responsibility to discuss mental health

A college campus must have an open discussion on mental health, says Daily Collegian Managing Editor Patrick Hoff.

Being a woman with anxiety in America

Underrepresentation and marginalization of women in society is responsible for higher incidences of mental health disorders among women than men, says Brianna Zimmerman.

Depression doesn’t define you

Depression is not something to be ashamed of and help is out there, says Steven Gillard.

Letter: UMass failed to treat addiction as a disease

Joel Menasha ’06 believes UMass “should have known better” regarding ‘Logan’s’ addiction and must do better in the future to protect the lives of its students.

Don’t give up on therapy

Kate Leddy says that one bad experience with a mental health professional shouldn’t put people off from ever trying it again.