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UMass notebook: Kitching shines, West Springfield’s Dan Jonah catches touchdown -

Saturday, April 18, 2015

A.J. Doyle looks forward to contributing in a tight end role -

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Three up three down: Quarterback, defensive line play in focus for UMass -

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Mark Whipple: UMass football’s spring game a successful night -

Friday, April 17, 2015

A fan’s guide to the UMass football spring game -

Friday, April 17, 2015

UMass softball splits doubleheader against Marist in walk-off win -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Inside the Park with Marky Mark: April 16, 2015 -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

UMass men’s lacrosse returns to Garber Field for crucial matchup with Drexel -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

New partnership to unite university students and town of Amherst -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

UMass baseball wins fifth straight -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Why “Last Week Tonight” is the new champion of sanity in fake news -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Letter: Appalled at local police’s poor training on domestic violence -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Knitting, Crocheting and Needlework Club sparks motivation for crafty students -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Divest UMass makes strides at Board of Trustees meeting -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Do we need the Apple Watch? -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Jules Crittenden speaks on war correspondence to ROTC cadets -

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UMass pitching staff lifts team -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

UMass tennis begins its bid for the Atlantic 10 title -

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UMass rowing returns home for the first time this spring season -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

UMass travels to Philly to take on A-10’s worst ranked St. Joseph’s -

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Knitting, Crocheting and Needlework Club sparks motivation for crafty students

(Andrea Umana, Mae Sorensen, Olivia Dolan, James Wendell at the knitting and crocheting club.)( Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Club leader said they want to support both skilled members and novices alike to improve their abilities.

A newly validated MASSPIRG unveils new campaign ideas

At the kick off meeting in 2013, Chapter Chair Shawna Upton talks to the group about the Bottle Bill. (Collegian File Photo)

After getting reaffirmed by the student body during the SGA election and winning a huge victory against McDonald’s, the group is optimistic about what it can achieve next year.

Competitive fun is the name of the game for the UMass Chess Club

(Araz Havan/Daily Collegian)

Club offers members a chance to learn, compete and grow at weekly meetings. President Tim Kelly hopes the club will be able to expand its reach in years to come.

Kickin’ Back Dance Crew looks to emerge as its own dance club

As one of many dance groups on campus, Kickin’ Back Dance Crew has undergone a lot of growth and change, says captain Katherine Treat.

For the love of the craft: UMass Juggling Club

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian) (Andrew Wglinski and Eli Baer warm up with basic juggling techniques.)

UMass Juggling Club combines art and socializing to teach the love of the craft.

The UMass Nutrition Association works toward a healthier campus and community

The UMass Nutrition Association during an apple picking trip (Photo courtesy of Amanda Cortese)

The RSO organizes multiple volunteer opportunities to feed and educate UMass and the town of Amherst.

Belly Dance Club builds a community of amateur and expert dancers

(Alex Lindsay/Daily Collegian)

The RSO performs at events across campus and prepares for second annual UMass Belly Dance Club Festival.

Archeology Club breaking ground at UMass

(Reba Cohen)

The new RSO looks to expand their numbers, welcoming students from all majors to join.

UMass Astronomy Club looks to extend its scope

(Temari 09/Flickr)

Telescope repair workshops and potential relocation of Orchard Hill Observatory are future possibilities.

MASSPIRG urges McDonalds to stop purchasing meat raised with antibiotics

(MASSPIRG UMass Amherst)

The new campaign against the use of antibiotics in meat believes this would have a national impact on our health.

SGA discusses reorganization of RSO system, activities fee changes

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Senators also passed an amendment, swore in a new member and discussed the SGA’s website during Monday’s meeting.

Student Activity Expo a success for RSOs

Club leaders vied for the attention for potential members at the Student Activity Expo yesterday.

So you want to start an RSO?

Registered Student Organizations, or RSO’s, are a great way to get involved on campus and start your own club.

New RSO hopes to grow roots in sustainability awareness

The Sustainable UMass Action Coalition is hoping to sustain its group for years to come and seeks to educate about sustainability leading by example.

Debunking Assumptions about the SGA

“As we find ourselves in the middle of SGA election season once again, I want to caution against the traditional groan of annoyance and cynicism.” – Garrett Gowen, SGA vice president.

SGA moves to increase RSO support

In a move aimed at increasing services and support for RSOs, the SGA is attempting to bolster the ranks of the Secretary of the Registry with two new undersecretaries.

Sisters take the Runway for a cause, again

The second annual SotR fashion show event will be held this Saturday, March 3 in the Campus Center auditorium to benefit domestic abuse shelter Safe Passage in Northampton.

SGA plans to find its voice

In the upcoming semester, SGA plans to work with Residence Life to make sure student input is heard, as well as take steps towards potentially funding a new Student Union and elect the SGA’s first vice president.

Fine culture is just steps away

Columnist Eric Magazu brings to our attention the vast array of culturally rich resources that the Pioneer valley has to offer us.

UMass kicks off first sustainability week

In an effort to change the way people think about sustainability, UMass is hosting its first ever sustainability week that will feature local food, a bike tour and a fair.