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Makar, Ferraro off to Ontario to compete for Team Canada’s World Junior hockey team -

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Lecture attempts to answer whether treatment of depression has resulted in over-prescription of SSRIs -

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Palestinian students on campus react to President Trump’s recent declaration -

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Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies -

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GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

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Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

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Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

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Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now -

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When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

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A snapshot of my college experience -

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Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

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Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

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‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph -

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Some of my favorite everyday brands -

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Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

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Rosenberg steps down as Senate President during husband’s controversy -

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Students aim to bring smiles to kids’ faces at Baystate Children’s Hospital -

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‘Growing Cannabis On the Farm’ event held at Hampshire College -

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UMass women’s basketball defeats Saint Peter’s for third straight win -

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Celebrity culture could be a part of the problem -

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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.