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Cale Makar selected to play for Team Canada at the 2018 World Junior Championships -

December 15, 2017

UMass men’s basketball looks to remain undefeated at home when Georgia comes to town -

December 15, 2017

Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 13, 2017

Makar, Ferraro off to Ontario to compete for Team Canada’s World Junior hockey team -

December 12, 2017

Lecture attempts to answer whether treatment of depression has resulted in over-prescription of SSRIs -

December 12, 2017

Palestinian students on campus react to President Trump’s recent declaration -

December 12, 2017

Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies -

December 12, 2017

GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

December 12, 2017

Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

December 12, 2017

Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

December 12, 2017

Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now -

December 12, 2017

When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

December 12, 2017

A snapshot of my college experience -

December 12, 2017

Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

December 12, 2017

Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

December 12, 2017

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph -

December 12, 2017

Some of my favorite everyday brands -

December 12, 2017

Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

December 11, 2017

Rosenberg steps down as Senate President during husband’s controversy -

December 11, 2017

Students aim to bring smiles to kids’ faces at Baystate Children’s Hospital -

December 11, 2017

Rebuilding Student Union, student harassment, and RSO updates highlight SGA meeting

Monday night’s weekly SGA meeting hosted rebuilding suggestions from the Vice Chancellor to a run-down on RSO updates, among other topics.

Making use of judicial advisers

Student Government Association Vice President Garrett Gowen says why students should make use of judicial advisers.

New senators sworn into SGA

The new Student Government Association senators were sworn in during the first senate meeting of the year last night.

SGA election results released Saturday

Voting results for the fall Student Government Association elections were released Saturday.

Freshmen making immediate impact on SGA

As the Student Government Association election draws near, the SGA hopes for solid turnout from the freshman class.

UMass students ‘make a difference’ in the community

Over 200 University of Massachusetts students gathered at the Haigis Mall Saturday morning before heading into Amherst to help out their community.

SGA to get hands dirty

The Student Government Association won’t be doing office work on Saturday. Instead, they’ll be donating time to the Amherst community.

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.

The fresh face of the Student Government Association

The new SGA vice president, Garrett Gowen, vowes to establish a more interactive relationship with the student body this year.

Four years before the lectern

Collegian columnist and Chairman of the SGA Ways and Means Committees, Dan Stratford, recalls how student government initially appeared to be merely a “means to an end” with regards to self-advancement, but it eventually became an end in itself.

Time to Break the Iceberg

In the second of a three-part series, columnist Roy Ribitzky looks at the some of the ways both covert and overt forms of sexism take place in the Student Government Association.

CEPA keeps agency status after protest

Protesting students packed the seats and lined the walls of Monday’s SGA meeting in a display of discontent over a motion to abolish CEPA which was eventually withdrawn.

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.

Akshay Kapoor, Garrett Gowen sworn into SGA offices

The newly elected leaders of the Student Government Association took an oath of office at last night’s inauguration.

For next SGA president Akshay Kapoor, a title, a voice and a challenge

Akshay Kapoor will become the new student government president tonight, taking on a balancing act of advocating for student interests and negotiating internal SGA affairs.

Students lobby the State House for increased investment in education

A crowd of nearly 1,000 packed the State House in Boston Thursday hoping to lobby legislators for more investment in public higher education.

Soliciting free speech

Columnist Billy Rainsford outlines the effects that the University’s solicitation policy has on student groups and on the campus community as a whole.

SGA challenges solicitation policy

The solicitation policy at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has come under fire recently from members of the SGA and the Western Massachusetts branch of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) alike.

SGA conducts straw poll on admin

This Monday’s SGA meeting kicked off with a “straw poll” aimed at gauging the student confidence level with Edward C. Hull and Vice Chancellor Jean Kim.

Western Mass. ACLU finds University soliciting policy unconstitutional

At the request of the Student Government Association, the Western Massachusetts chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union has reviewed the University’s soliciting policy and found numerous components of it to be unconstitutional.