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An open letter to the students of UMass -

March 24, 2017

Pat Kelsey informs UMass AD Ryan Bamford of change of heart just 35 minutes before scheduled press conference -

March 23, 2017

Past and present UMass football players participate in 2017 Pro Day Thursday -

March 23, 2017

Pat Kelsey reportedly backs down from UMass men’s basketball coaching position -

March 23, 2017

Students react to new fence around Townehouses -

March 23, 2017

‘Do You Have The Right To Do Drugs?’ debate held in Bowker Auditorium -

March 23, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse looks to build on three-game winning streak against Brown -

March 23, 2017

UMass softball riding five-game win streak into first Atlantic 10 showdown -

March 23, 2017

Sanzo: Inability to win close games has hurt UMass baseball -

March 23, 2017

Hannah Murphy scores 100th career goal in UMass women’s lacrosse 16-9 win over Harvard -

March 23, 2017

Old age does no harm to indie rock legends The Feelies -

March 23, 2017

A track-by-track breakdown of Drake’s new project -

March 23, 2017

When a president lies -

March 23, 2017

Let them eat steak, and other gender norms I hate -

March 23, 2017

Dissecting Science: Episode Two -

March 22, 2017

Holy Cross 10-run eighth inning sinks UMass baseball -

March 22, 2017

UMass students react to Spring Concert lineup -

March 22, 2017

Letter: Vote yes for Amherst -

March 22, 2017

You don’t have to walk alone -

March 22, 2017

Tyler Bogart and D.J. Smith lead UMass men’s lacrosse during three game win streak -

March 22, 2017

Center for Women and Community to host sexual violence prevention training

Sexual violence prevention training to be held Feb. 25 and 26.

Center for Women and Community to host sexual violence prevention training

Sexual violence prevention training to be held Feb. 25 and 26.

More men need to talk about consent

Rape culture is ingrained in masculinity, but men can work to dismantle it.

Rape culture on campus: to UMass, with severe concern

Emily Johnson reflects on her experiences with sexual assault, arguing that the problem is bigger than it may seem.

CERC pushes to implement increased rights for survivors of sexual assault at UMass

The Coalition to End Rape Culture is planning a week of action next week, and continues to lobby UMass administration to implement a Survivor’s Bill of Rights.

UMass administrators discuss how the University handles sexual assault cases

The University says its intention is to create a seamless approach that does more than what is mandated by the federal or state government.

UMass the subject of country’s longest running Title IX investigation on record

The ongoing investigation has gone on for five years, and during this time, another inquiry opened in 2015.

Center for Women and Community serves sexual assault survivors across Hampshire County and advocates for change

The CWC provides both medical and legal advocates, as well as counseling services, and is located on the University of Massachusetts campus.

UMass CWC Rape Crisis Services: Myths and misconceptions

Edridge D’Souza dispels some common myths about the role of rape counselors.

Victim of recent UMass rape trial discusses the lasting physical, emotional impacts she copes with

More than two years after being raped, the victim in the Patrick Durocher rape trial shares her impact statement that she read aloud in court at his sentencing in February.

The flaws in implied consent

Consent through communication is essential.

Sexual assault not just a ‘straight’ issue

Devyn Giannetti argues that more attention needs to be focused on addressing the higher proportions of sexual assault against LGBT members.

Why men are more likely than ever to sexually assault women

Charlie Giordano discusses the toxic belief that men in college are supposed to engage in lots of sex, and why such a belief puts women at risk.

Activists present spectrum of survivor narratives in ‘We Believe You’

In their new book, Annie E. Clark and Andrea L. Pino bring together a collection of identities and stories often excluded from traditional mainstream coverage of campus sexual assault.

‘Felt’ is a horror movie where the monster is rape culture

Flawed yet visceral, this 2014 film eviscerates misogyny.

Songs that directly address rape culture

Lady Gaga’s “Till It Happens To You” stands among the many powerful recent takedowns of sexual harassment and assault.

Editor’s note: Examining the issue of sexual assault on college campuses

In conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness month, today’s issue of The Collegian delves into the issue of sexual violence on both our campus and college campuses throughout the country.

Route 9 Diner to pay up to $200,000 to resolve sexual harassment allegations

Several former owners and managers of the Hadley diner have agreed to pay to resolve allegations that they engaged in and permitted the ongoing sexual harassment of female employees.

Transitioning to pro-choice values in adult life

  Throughout my life, those who have attempted to take charge of the decisions I made have always angered me. Even as a child, I felt I should be the only one in charge of myself. Granted, my parents did a remarkable job raising me to be an independent and confident person, even as the youngest mom and dad picking their daughter up from school. One day, my parents asked me how I felt about abortion. As the young girl I was, I deeply felt that a growing human should never be killed before they had a chance to live….

New UMass Police Chief Tyrone Parham excited to join campus community

Parham touched on variety of campus safety points Friday, including that the University has recently checked all Blue Lights on campus, and its working to remind the community to “remain vigilant” of safety.