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Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

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Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

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UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

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UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

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UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

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UMass baseball gets its long-awaited homecoming Tuesday against Northeastern -

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Have you popped your bubble? -

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The atrophy of activism: a message for student protesters -

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Emmi Beuger’s day off – Interview with Kate Leddy -

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Josh Odam spreads succinct messages through Free Negro University clothing line -

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Fourteen random ‘treat yourself’ items for $25 and under -

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Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video -

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Anthropology professor holds lecture on violence and policymaking -

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Student Activism Special Issue 2017 -

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Congressmen McGovern and Ellison discuss progressive politics under Trump administration on Saturday -

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SGA President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Lily Wallace promise to improve assistance to student activists next year -

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Editor’s note: UMass works because they do -

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The UMass club that is un-beelievable -

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Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer -

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Association of Diversity in Sport draws competition in FIFA Tournament -

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Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video

WATCH: Our #StudentActivism special is coming out this week. Take a look at some Collegian videos and photos from previous actions that have happened on our campus this year.

Editor’s note: UMass works because they do

The Collegian dedicates this week’s content to highlighting the work of student groups and organizations whose activism has created lasting change in the UMass community.

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer

Abbasi talks about her personal take on the political climate and how to get involved in student activism.

Make small-scale activism sexy again

Tess Halpern discusses how small-scale activism needed to affect change and should be thought about more often.

Activists, students and community members gather for reproductive justice rally

Reproductive justice rally takes place at Springfield City Hall.

A lesson in liberal self-servitude

Change comes from taking direct action, not from hinting at your beliefs.

VIDEO: Scenes from Inauguration Weekend

Justin Risley goes inside the crowds of inauguration weekend in Washington D.C., capturing the sights and sounds of Donald Trump’s inauguration.

Amherst residents protest immigration ban

Protestors sign petition to make Amherst a sanctuary city.

SLIDESHOW: Immigration Ban Protest

People gather in Amherst Center to protest the Immigration Ban on Sunday, January 29. Photos by Jessica Picard and Caroline O’Connor.

This is what democracy looks like

Tess Halpern recounts her experience at the New York Women’s March, and explains why these protests are so important.

Emmi Beuger’s Day Off: North Dakota Pipeline

Host Emmi Beuger and moderator Nick Souza welcome Jessica Simpson, James Mazarakis, and Joe Frank from the Daily Collegian as well as John Decker from the Amherst Wire. This week the panel discusses the racial, environmental, and political aspects and impact of the North Dakota Pipeline and the protests surrounding it.

Hundreds gathered to protest the removal of the American flag at Hampshire College

Peaceful protest on campus brought an alternative discussion.

SLIDESHOW: Sanctuary Campus Walkout

Protestors walked from the Student Union to Whitmore on Wednesday to deliver letters for a “sanctuary campus.” Photos by Jessica Picard, Caroline O’Connor, Aakanksha Gupta and Judith Gibson-Okunieff.

Ways to beat the political fatigue we’re all feeling

After the recent results of the Presidential Election, it’s important we’re still doing the right steps in making sure our voices are being heard in our community.

Students come together for ‘Ignite Your Right: Humanity Against Trump’ event

The crowd stressed unity and action in the wake of election results.

Crowd of more than a hundred gathers to protest Trump election

Another protest to be held on Friday in solidarity with demonstrators at Temple University.

Native American Student Association and UMass Divest raise money for DAPL protesters at Farmer’s Market

Speakers condemn construction of pipeline at Standing Rock Reservation.

Student groups organize farmers’ market fundraiser in solidarity with #NoDAPL

The Native American Student Association, Divest UMass and the Student Farmers’ Market will host a fundraiser-rally from 12 to 4 p.m. tomorrow on the Goodell Lawn.

Letter: #NoDAPL and the struggle for Native rights

UMass Divest and the Native American Student Association describe the ramifications of the Dakota Access Pipeline and explain how UMass students can get involved in protests.

VIDEO: Divest UMass protestor speaks on arrest and solidarity

Divest protester and UMass sophomore Maddy McLaughlin details the arrest process during the sit-ins.