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Slow start sinks Minutemen against URI -

January 17, 2018

UMass three-game win streak snapped in Rhode Island humbling -

January 17, 2018

Trio of second period goals leads Maine to 3-1 win over UMass hockey -

January 16, 2018

Small-ball lineup sparks UMass men’s basketball comeback over Saint Joseph’s -

January 14, 2018

UMass men’s basketball tops St. Joe’s in wild comeback -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s track and field have record day at Beantown Challenge -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s basketball blows halftime lead to Saint Joseph’s, fall to the Hawks 84-79. -

January 14, 2018

UMass hockey beats Vermont 6-3 in courageous win -

January 13, 2018

Makar, Leonard score but UMass can only muster 2-2 tie with Vermont -

January 13, 2018

Pipkins breaks UMass single game scoring record in comeback win over La Salle -

January 10, 2018

Conservative student activism group sues UMass over free speech policy -

January 10, 2018

Report: Makar declines invite from Team Canada Olympic team -

January 10, 2018

Prince Hall flood over winter break -

January 10, 2018

Minutemen look to avoid three straight losses with pair against Vermont -

January 10, 2018

Men’s and women’s track and field open seasons at Dartmouth Relays -

January 10, 2018

Turnovers and poor shooting hurt UMass women’s basketball in another conference loss at St. Bonaventure -

January 8, 2018

Shorthanded, UMass men’s basketball shocks Dayton with 62-60 win -

January 7, 2018

Northampton City Council elects Ryan O’Donnell as new council president -

January 7, 2018

UMass power play stays hot but Minutemen lose 8-3 to UMass Lowell -

January 7, 2018

UMass hockey falls to UMass Lowell in 8-3 blowout -

January 7, 2018

Fix the recreation center’s squat rack

Beyond being an inconvenience, this setup also makes the gym less safe.

Annual security report: UMass sees rise in number of rapes from 2014 to 2015

According to the UMPD annual security report, the number of rapes at UMass increased from 11 in 2014 to 17 in 2015.

You may need to sit down for this: RAs and PMs finally granted just cause

In sudden change of heart, administration negotiates fair contract for residential life employees.

Students, union officials call for just cause on behalf of resident assistants, peer mentors

Dozens of activists marched to the Whitmore Administration Building to demand the addition of a just cause clause in RA and PM contracts Tuesday.

‘Rally and March for Just Cause’ to be held Tuesday in support of new RA and PM contracts

Resident assistants and peer mentors will meet in front of the Student Union at 1 p.m. to march to the Chancellor’s office and deliver a petition to him.

Feel free to transfer

Jenna Careri argues that students should not be afraid to transfer, and that transferring is a personal decision that cannot be devalued.

Resident advisers and peer mentors attempt to gain just cause

The union which represents student workers in Residential Life wants an addition to the union agreement.

‘Living at UMass’ app aims to make move-in weekend a breeze

The app, which is new for 2015, will offer students moving into their residence halls at UMass step-by-step directions to help with the move-in process.

Gender-neutral housing looks to expand

Residential Life considers offering more options

UMass completes sprinkler installation

UMass has completed a seven-year project of installing sprinkler systems in dorms across campus.

UMass employee pleads guilty to stealing from former employer

The executive assistant to the director of residential life admitted to embezzling $175,000 from her former employer.

Anticipated Outcomes of the New Residential Complex

The addition of the new Commonwealth Honors College Residential Complex (CHCRC) was inspired by facilities planners and administration members hoping to emphasize the honors program and to attract better students to the University, improving the school’s overall stature.

Housing selection a convoluted mess

Collegian columnist Artur Wysoczanski is frustrated by the nonsensical housing selection process.

Residential Life to keep Peer Mentor program for 2012-2013

Peer Mentors will have a place in first-year dormitories next year, according to an email sent to current peer mentors and apartment living assistants by Assistant Director for Learning Communities Anjali Cadena.

University to add 300 economy triples

In an attempt to alleviate the housing crisis next year, the University plans to add 300 economy triples next year in Southwest, Central and Northeast Residential Area.

UPDATED: Director of Residence Education Loomis leaves University

Tara Loomis, the Director of Residence Education at UMass, has left the University, according to an announcement sent by Residence Director Edward Hull to Residential Life employees.

Housing selection likely to change

A Residential Life document has started discussion on the reform of the housing priority system.

Residential Life continues to roll out changes to housing

As part of an overhaul of the housing system, first-years will no longer live in Southwest next year and all sophomore building will be created.

A New Course for Residential Life: How Students Can Help

As students settle into their residence halls and start classes for the spring semester, I am reaching out to clarify the changes planned for next year in Residential Life and to enlist your participation as we chart a path forward. First, you should know that the administration hears your worries and concerns.  In developing a program to improve Residence Education, our staff drew upon many sources, including best practices nationwide and conversations with students and staff. But our formal process for student input should have been broader and our communications clearer. That is a priority this semester, and it will…

SGA discusses housing changes with Hull at Monday meeting

Reminiscent of last Thursday’s silent student protest of the residence life changes during a Faculty Senate meeting, students, armed with poster boards, lined the walls of the Senate meeting Monday night