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Early season challenge awaits for UMass hockey in weekend set with Ohio State -

October 18, 2017

UMass Professor Barbara Krauthamer receives award from Association of Black Women Historians -

October 18, 2017

The 2017-18 women’s soccer team differs from others Matz has coached at UMass -

October 18, 2017

Hockey East Notebook: OT Goal caps BC comeback over Providence -

October 18, 2017

I’m a millennial conservative. Will the Republican Party leave me behind? -

October 18, 2017

Low-Income Housing Error at Presidential Apartments -

October 18, 2017

Kelela’s debut ‘Take Me Apart’ is a captivating, deeply personal exposition on heartache. -

October 18, 2017

People’s Market hosts a fundraiser for Puerto Rico -

October 18, 2017

UMass does not care to increase handicap accessibility -

October 18, 2017

Do we really need Summer NSO? -

October 18, 2017

A picture is worth a thousand words, but those words are better off written -

October 18, 2017

Tom Petty: A Retrospective -

October 18, 2017

Panel held to discuss the future of public policy and the Universal Basic Income -

October 17, 2017

Reconsidering Hillary Clinton -

October 17, 2017

Trump’s Twitter has unprecedented influence on society -

October 17, 2017

Author and professor at the University of Oregon discusses the push of a corporate agenda through state governments -

October 17, 2017

Letter: Join the movement against student debt -

October 17, 2017

Northampton City Council votes to oppose local charter school expansion -

October 17, 2017

UMass men’s soccer takes on Rhode Island with top conference spot on the line -

October 17, 2017

Fulton, Smith leading the way for UMass Soccer offensively -

October 17, 2017

Free speech: protect yourself by protecting others

The First Amendment is for those who are not protected by the masses and for those who can be silenced to guarantee that they aren’t.

Political factions oppose each other like passionate sports fans

Politics has always been, to some extent, about teams.

Assistant coach Ben Barr, a major reason for UMass hockey’s prized recruiting class

The Minutemen’s assistant coach recruited several classes that went on to win national championships.

Uber-achievers, students striving to lessen their college debt

How students navigate the rising costs of tuition with Uber.

To counter and balance: A place for conversation in the opinion pages

Maral Margossian explains the integral role of presenting diverse viewpoints in the op/ed page.

Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma

Students can come to meetings on every other Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Ten affordable date ideas for Valentine’s Day

Celebrate Valentine’s Day on a college budget.

Cyr: With external expectations at an all-time low, UMass football needs to give the fans a reason to invest in the future

With a group of talented starters graduating last season, The Minutemen entered 2016 ranked dead-last in numerous national preseason polls

Time to shine

After sitting behind Blake Frohnapfel for the past two seasons, quarterback Ross Comis is ready to lead the Minutemen in their first season as an FBS Independent.

A sneak peek at UMass’ fall semester Fine Arts lineup

A first look at the packed schedule of events and concerts on the table this season

Happy trails: hiking routes in and around Amherst

Annamarie Wadiak previews a few trails to explore before the start of summer break.

‘STOMP’ returns to Pioneer Valley, surprises audience

The iconic percussion performance troupe brought its unique energy to the Fine Arts Center on Tuesday and Wednesday evening.

VIDEO: “Take a Seat” captures Pioneer Valley artists’ varying styles and perspectives

See “Take a Seat” exhibition at the UMass Museum of Contemporary Art before upcoming auction.

UMass Theatre Guild preps for eclectic spring season

The student-run organization has auditions for a two-act play and musical revue scheduled for this weekend and next, respectively.

Local café The Works hosts retro vibe, quick and healthy foods

The Works Bakery and Café makes it easy to “eat well and feel good.”

IPO reaches out to local families to host international students for Thanksgiving

Jennifer Ryan, a local host, calls the program “a great way to make connections.”

Local Pioneer Valley food banks aim to fight hunger

Organizations work to provide nutritious and fresh food for those who have difficulty obtaining it.

Grant awarded to UMass researchers studying link between chemicals and breast cancer

The National Institute of Health and Environmental Sciences announced a grant of more than $3.5 million to a research project led by UMass faculty.

Why western Massachusetts is the perfect place to enjoy cider

Celebrate the fall season in Amherst with an easily-accessible glass of apple cider.

Former Israeli soldiers and Palestinian fighters to speak in Pioneer Valley

Former combatants aim to highlight their desire for a nonviolent end to the Israeli occupation of Palestine.