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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

‘Growing Cannabis On the Farm’ event held at Hampshire College -

December 11, 2017

UMass women’s basketball defeats Saint Peter’s for third straight win -

December 11, 2017

SGA looks to help students groups

Members of the Student Government Association voted on a variety of issues concerning student organizations in Wednesday’s meeting.

Video: SGA Interview with Tower and Fox

Emily Felder talks with SGA President Brandon Tower and Student Trustee Mike Fox about their goals for the upcoming semester and their hopes for upcoming UMass president Bob Caret.

SGA discusses funding and new senators

At last Wednesday’s SGA meeting, a new senator was appointed, funding for RSOs was approved, and other key topics were touched upon.

The mission of student governance

Collegian columnist Dan Stratford discusses the intricacies of the Student Government Association. Many of America’s leading politicians began their careers in student government.

SGA readies for another year

The Student Government Association is ready to start another year at UMass with new policies and new ideas they believe will help benefit the school.

SGA holds final meeting before winter break

At Wednesday’s SGA meeting, the senators were encouraged to remain thoughtful over the coming break about new methods to solve the campus’s looming budget crisis. Also touched upon were seat openings in the body and tabled motions from the previous week.

The importance of Faculty Senate

Collegian columnist Dan Stratford touts the importance of both the graduate and undergraduate student body populations participating in student government. There is only so much UMass’ student elected officials can accomplish without student support.

RHA debates potential vice president position at SGA meeting

At this Wednesday’s SGA meeting, senators discussed the possibility of creating a vice president position. However, they faced opposition from the leaders of the Residence Hall Association, who feared that the position could limit the General Assembly’s power.

Student Government Association holds last meeting before Thanksgiving

In their November 17 meeting, the SGA swore in three new members, revised part of their constitution, and debated asking state officials to support the DREAM Act.

Not My SGA

After seeing the SGA drop the ball on it’s support of the DREAM Act, UMass student Alexa McKenzie says that students need to pick it up and rally for support of the act, which will allow undocumented students attend college and join the armed services.

SGA honors Parks’ legacy

The Student Government Association honored late University of Massachusetts marching band director George Parks’ “great and innumerable accomplishments” with a unanimous Wednesday vote.

Student Government Association election results

After three days of voting last week, results for the University of Massachusetts’ Student Government Association (SGA) elections were announced Sunday.

SGA Elections to take place next week

SGA Elections will be held next week and will feature House Council races and several referenda to amend the SGA Constitution.

A new SGA for a new era

Tired of the Student Government Association’s reputation of uselessness and corruption, Collegian columnist Daniel Stratford writes of recent changes to the body. With new leadership comes renewed faith in the SGA.

SGA needs to be a more representative ‘mouthpiece’

Student Government Association Senator Jarred Rose gives insight into what he feels students and the SGA must do to make the SGA more effective.

Online elections bill passes SGA Senate

UMass’ Student Government Association passes a bill to implement a trial-run of online elections.

Members of Student Government Association plan new course

Last night, members of the Student Government Association passed a resolution to support a proposed course designed specifically for SGA members.

Khanna’s complaint narrowly passes SGA vote

A complaint alleging misuse of student funds by the the Student Government Association introduced by SGA Senator Derek Khanna passed 11-10 with 10 abstentions Wednesday.

Student Government Association rejects four candidate nominations

As University of Massachusetts students vote this week to elect their peers to the Student Government Association, four people will not find their names on the ballot this semester. The nomination forms of four students – Jon Menzin, Sarah Schultz, Andrew Dawson and Brad DeFlumeri – were ultimately rejected by the SGA election commission. Each can still reach office through a write-in campaign.