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Reflecting over three years as a sports writer -

April 25, 2017

What I’ve learned from UMass and what UMass can learn from me -

April 25, 2017

UMass track and field holds its own in Larry Ellis Invitational -

April 25, 2017

UMass tennis gets two Atlantic 10 victories over weekend -

April 25, 2017

My two years of survival -

April 25, 2017

Amherst man to row from Miami to New York City to help fund John P. Musante Health Center -

April 25, 2017

Brush fires prove problematic for Western Massachusetts communities -

April 25, 2017

UConn, Boston College up next for UMass softball -

April 25, 2017

UMass rowing strong against tough competition -

April 25, 2017

United Airlines: Our perpetual outrage isn’t why people are angry -

April 25, 2017

Senior Columns 2016-2017 -

April 25, 2017

Poets Andrea Gibson and Megan Falley spark deeper dialogue in their performances at Iron Horse Music Hall -

April 25, 2017

Dissecting Science: Episode Three -

April 24, 2017

Softball sweeps Saint Joseph’s to take over first place in the Atlantic 10 -

April 24, 2017

Report: UMass men’s basketball lands Maryland transfer Jaylen Brantley -

April 24, 2017

UMass baseball takes two out of three in weekend series with La Salle -

April 24, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse can’t keep pace with Hofstra in road loss -

April 24, 2017

Q&A with UMass student app creator -

April 24, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse squeaks past George Mason 18-17 -

April 24, 2017

Events in Turkey today echo patterns of Armenian genocide -

April 24, 2017

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.