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Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 13, 2017

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

December 12, 2017

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

December 12, 2017

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

December 12, 2017

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

December 12, 2017

GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

December 12, 2017

Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

December 12, 2017

Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

December 12, 2017

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

December 12, 2017

When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

December 12, 2017

A snapshot of my college experience -

December 12, 2017

Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

December 12, 2017

Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

December 12, 2017

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

December 12, 2017

Some of my favorite everyday brands -

December 12, 2017

Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

December 11, 2017

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

December 11, 2017

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

December 11, 2017

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

December 11, 2017

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

December 11, 2017

Emmi Beuger’s Day Off: S2E5 | The People v. UHS

Emmi talks to Aidan Byrne with the help of her mentee Sophie. Sit down, grab a cup o’ joe and enjoy!

The ‘demon’ inside Darren Wilson

Officer Darren Wilson’s grand jury testimony, in which he describes Michael Brown as a “demon,” exemplifies socialized racism, and ignoring it won’t stop kids from dying on the street, argues Opinion Editor Zac Bears.

Letter: Freeze and review Fall 2014 meal plan changes

In an open letter to Chancellor Subbaswamy, CHCRC Area Gov. Christopher Earls and Lt. Area Gov. Elena Drews request a freeze of the implementation of changes to meal plans until student leadership can review and improve the proposal.

SGA Judiciary must overturn invalidation of student voice

Collegian Staff Nathan Frontiero argues that the SGA Judiciary must overturn the Elections Commission decision to invalidate the DMC ticket.

Heartbeat

A stranger turned Mary Reines’ life upside down.

Letter: Israel a hub for diversity

Brett Hausler, Fellow for the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America at UMass Amherst, provides background on the importance of solidarity among minority groups in Israel.

Front to Back with Nick and Pat

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PODCAST: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, March 2-7, with News Editor Pat Hoff and Sports Editor Nick Canelas. Originally recorded on March 6, 2014.

Front to Back with Nick and Pat

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PODCAST: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, February 24-27, with News Editor Pat Hoff and guest host this week, Assistant Sports Editor Mark Chiarelli. Originally recorded on February 28.

Front to Back with Nick and Pat

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Podcast: A look back at the top stories in the Collegian this week, February 10-13, with News Editor Pat Hoff and Sports Editor Nick Canelas.

The value of a pause

Maral Margossian illustrates our “lives of quiet desperation” and our resulting need for a calmer schedule.

Microfinance and the promise of psychometric testing

Makai McClintock examines microfinancing as it operates under a new principle.

The case for immigration reform

Makai McClintock details how passing comprehensive immigration reform would help, not hurt, the U.S. economy.

Olympic boycott not the best solution

Jill Correira thinks the best way for the U.S. to shows its disgust with Russia’s new “anti-gay” laws is to go to the Winter Olympics…and win.

The healthcare tax exemption: Needless, wasteful and growing

Stefan Herlitz bemoans the health care tax exemption for perpetuating private employer-sponsored health care while adding to the federal budget deficit.

Unpaid internships don’t help women get ahead

Hannah Sparks comments on the ill effects of unpaid internships and the posting of “volunteer” positions by Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In Foundation.

UMass’ ‘Lonely Souls’

Brandon Sides explains the work the UMass administration has done to include the university’s “lonely souls” in campus culture.

Liberals: Take the votes you can get

Zac Bears manages to find an upshot to the insanity that is the 113th Congress.

The fallacy of the public good

Rane McDonough argues that the theory of so-called “public goods” may not be as good as once thought.