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Quick Hits: A few standout performances highlight UMass football’s annual spring game -

April 21, 2017

Northampton cited as city choosing not to comply with ICE -

April 20, 2017

MASSPIRG hosts seminar on hunger and homelessness -

April 20, 2017

University Union hosts debate on Electoral College -

April 20, 2017

Stop fearing World War III -

April 20, 2017

UMass tennis gears up for weekend of Atlantic 10 matches -

April 20, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse to clinch CAA tournament berth with win over No. 10 Hofstra -

April 20, 2017

UMass softball squeaks past Boston College 2-1 Wednesday afternoon -

April 20, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse needs another big game from goalkeeper D.J. Smith against No. 10 Hofstra -

April 20, 2017

‘Your Name’ will defy your expectations -

April 20, 2017

‘Wilson’ is the weird neighbor who is worth a chance -

April 20, 2017

Online shopping may be easy, but retail stores are feeling the effects -

April 20, 2017

Fourth inning propels UMass baseball over Northeastern -

April 19, 2017

Fenway Park a unique change of scenery for UMass baseball -

April 19, 2017

Short-handed UMass baseball pitching staff provides quality work Wednesday in win over Northeastern -

April 19, 2017

DeJon Jarreau, Brison Gresham to transfer from UMass men’s basketball -

April 19, 2017

Panel discusses future of reproductive justice activism -

April 19, 2017

Don’t overlook South Sudan -

April 19, 2017

Students, faculty concerned about UMass Boston budget cuts -

April 19, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall attends court -

April 19, 2017

The triumph of anti-intellectualism

Laura Handly argues that anti-intellectualism has been on the rise in the United States long before Trump.

The race to space

Jeffrey Ayers discusses the benefits of becoming an interplanetary species.

UMass professors receive grant to explore the past effects of Greenland’s climate change

National Science Foundation funds team’s in-field research.

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

Preparation for visa renewal process and faculty and staff trainings in export control laws to be instituted.

The science of beauty shows the future of cosmetics

New research and trials on scientific compound called SR9009 gives a glimpse into the future of cosmetics.

Reddit Co-founder Alexis Ohanian speaks at UMass

Online entrepreneur offers insight to students about entrepreneurship

UMass considers a virtual bookstore

Declining sales at on-campus bookstores and the high cost of textbooks has prompted the administration to seek a digital alternative.

UMass engineers develop system to aid visually impaired

A beta version of the PERCEPT system, which uses smartphones as navigation aids, was launched in the Whitmore Administration Building last week.

New web tool helps students calculate apartment rental costs

Splitwise.com provides students with average rent prices based on the location and type of apartment as well as other tools for calculating housing expenses.

Five College researchers work on finding life on the Red Planet

Dr. Jim Holden is one of multiple professors in the Five Colleges to try to discover the mysteries of Mars.

UMass astronomer solves mystery of Milky Way’s black hole

UMass astronomy professor Daniel Wang and a group of international scientists
discovered why the Milky Way’s black hole emits less radiation than previously thought.

UMass awarded $95 million Life Sciences Grant

UMass will receive $95 million from Massachusetts Life Sciences Center to fund life sciences projects and research.

Don’t give us the “piecemeal,” give us the whole thing

Nathan Fatal lays out the argument why the approach of the new STEM Jobs Act is too roundabout and a more direct reform should be implemented.

Coccolithophores: warriors of the sea

Kayla Silvey looks in to a microscopic natural defender of the seas.

No more mind games

Collegian columnist Lauren Vincent dreams up a world without secrets and lies.

Taste: An Unsung Gift of the Holidays

Collegian science blogger Eliza Mitchell explains why we are able to distinguish between tastes, such as gingerbread, fruit cake, and candy canes.

The science of snowflakes

Collegian science blogger Eliza Mitchell explains how the tiny winter wonders known as snowflakes form.

The Zodiac: The Stars Behind the Sun

Collegian blogger Eliza Mitchell explains the Zodiac and how people are affected by their sign.

The Sound of Silence

Collegian columnist Taylor Schlacter explores the viability to listen to music during in-class examination via personal listening devices.

BPA: A low-down of the most important information

Eliza Mitchell explains the truth about BPA and how it affects people in their everyday lives.