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UMass football selected to finish fourth in MAC East preseason poll -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Legislature overrides Baker’s UMass budget cut -

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Report: UMass football’s Todd Stafford arrested Saturday morning in Stamford, Connecticut -

Monday, July 20, 2015

UMass names Molly O’Mara newly-created associate director of athletics for communications and PR -

Monday, July 20, 2015

Baker approves state budget, UMass to receive $5.25 million less than legislature’s proposed figure -

Friday, July 17, 2015

UMass bathroom policy to provide comfort, safety for transgender and non-gender conforming students -

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Long-time UMass professor Normand Berlin, 83, dies -

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

UMass professor and poet James Tate dies at 71 -

Thursday, July 9, 2015

State legislators propose budget, UMass could receive almost $532 million -

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Cause of death determined for UMass student Chloe Malast -

Monday, July 6, 2015

Nick Mariano, Zach Oliveri transferring from UMass men’s lacrosse program -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Four months after banning Iranian students from certain graduate programs, UMass announces new measures to ensure compliance with U.S. law -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Justin King sentenced to eight to 12 years in prison -

Monday, June 29, 2015

Two future UMass hockey players selected in 2015 NHL Draft -

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Supreme Court ruling clears way for same-sex marriage nationwide -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Former UMass center Cady Lalanne taken 55th overall by Spurs in 2015 NBA Draft -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Second of four men found guilty on three counts of aggravated rape in 2012 UMass gang rape case -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Boston bomber speaks out for first time: ‘I am sorry for the lives I have taken’ -

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

King claims sex with woman was consensual during alleged 2012 gang rape -

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Wrongful death suit filed in death of UMass student -

Thursday, June 18, 2015

UMass Fly Fishing Club brings the sport to the next generation

(Courtesy of Christopher Roller)

A group of 30 UMass students is getting back to nature through their membership on the only collegiate fly fishing club in the area.

Bike Racing Club brings energy and excitement to bike racing

(Courtesy of the Bike Racing Club)

The Bike Racing Club encourages riders to test their skills at weekend competitions.

Mass Games brings hundreds of students together in a massive battle between the living and not-so-dead

(Collegian File Photo)

RSO hopes to expand offerings and return to its roots in field games such as capture the flag.

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.