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Clock runs out on UMass men’s soccer’s dream season in NCAA opener -

November 17, 2017

2017 Basketball Special Issue -

November 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball prepares for transitional season in 2017-18 -

November 16, 2017

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses how history and humanity is remembered -

November 16, 2017

CMASS completes seven-week discussion series -

November 16, 2017

UMass women’s basketball resets and reloads, looking to improve on last year’s record with plenty of new talent -

November 16, 2017

Matt McCall’s winding path to bring unity to UMass -

November 16, 2017

Carl Pierre is a piece to Matt McCall’s basketball program -

November 16, 2017

Why they stayed: Malik Hines, Chris Baldwin and C.J. Anderson -

November 16, 2017

McConnell chooses politics over morals -

November 16, 2017

Swipe right for love? Probably not. -

November 16, 2017

‘The Florida Project’ is a monument to the other side of paradise -

November 16, 2017

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ doesn’t have to be the best Marvel movie -

November 16, 2017

Thursday’s NCAA tournament rematch between UMass men’s soccer and Colgate will be a battle of adjustments -

November 15, 2017

Veteran belonging and the decline of American communities discussed by journalist and author at Amherst College -

November 15, 2017

‘UMass Cares About Cancer’ Hosts Blanket Making Event -

November 15, 2017

UMass women’s basketball heads to North Dakota for two games -

November 15, 2017

UMass football sets its sights on BYU -

November 15, 2017

UMass men’s soccer hosts Colgate in opening round of NCAA tournament -

November 15, 2017

UMass women’s basketball looks to improve from last season’s road record this weekend in North Dakota -

November 15, 2017

We need to reconsider how we think about work

We should create a society where social divisions are not caused by people’s professions.

Young and old protest for future generations at 2017 climate march

A bus of 55 activists drove from Amherst to Washington D.C. for the march.

Students and community members gather to celebrate science for Earth Day

Earth Day gathering was one of the satellite events of the March for Science.

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.