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When did we forget about education?

Jeffrey Ayers argues that the president’s budgetary focus should be on education, not the military.

UMass Amherst named ‘Top Military-Friendly University’

The University of Massachusetts was named “Top Military-Friendly University” for the third year in a row.

Still at war in Afghanistan

Jillian Correira discusses the great discontent Americans have toward the war in Afghanistan and illustrates the cost of the ongoing war.

Are you not entertained?

Collegian blogger Tom Lynch reflects on controversial comments made my “Gangnam Style” artist, PSY.

UMass researchers working to develop protective ‘second skin’ for military uniforms

A team of researchers from UMass are developing a new layer of critical protection to incorporate in military uniforms with the help of a $1.8 million grant.

UMass recognized as a top ‘military friendly’ university

According to national military publication G.I. Jobs Magazine, the University of Massachusetts was ranked in the top 15 percent for the third year in a row as one of the nation’s most “military friendly” universities.

Rock’em Sock’em Army

Collegian columnist Matthew Lowe wants to know why technological advances haven’t reached the military.

Veterans Writers Project asks veterans to write about experiences

PTSD often creates a great deal of issues for soldiers as they re-assimilate into a culture arguably ignorant, or at least, majorly untouched by the horrors of war.

Time to end American empire, lower defense spending

Collegian columnist Harrison Searles argues that in order to cut the budget, the government has got to reduce defense spending.

Letters to the editor: 3-10-11

Collegian readers respond to news and articles from the past week.

Serving alongside cupid

Love is hard enough without being separated by an ocean and a war.