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Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Minutemen third, Minutewomen finish fifth in Atlantic 10 Championships for UMass track and field -

May 8, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse wins A-10 title for ninth straight season -

May 8, 2017

Dayton takes two from UMass softball in weekend series -

May 8, 2017

Emmi Beuger’s Day off – Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

In honor of April being Sexual Assault Awareness Month, hosts Emmi Beuger and Nick Souza welcome assistant Op/Ed editor Tess Halpern to discuss her article about Bill O’Reilly’s sexual harassment allegations as well as culture on and off campus surrounding sexual assault/harassment.

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.

The flaws in implied consent

Consent through communication is essential.

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.

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….