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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

Kelly, Gay to focus on transparency, accessibility and sexual assault training

President and vice presidential candidates Charlotte Kelly and Sammi Gay hope to show that all students have the capability to become a student leader.

Lack of transparency from Elections Commission endangers spring ballot

Focus on transparency and reform has disappeared from the Elections Commission’s actions, endangering the spring election, writes Opinion Editor Zac Bears.

SGA hosts first annual Women’s Leadership Symposium

The symposium brought students and alumni together to discuss gender inequalities and the power of women.

SGA vice president proposes addition of UMass congress

Jacob Schissel wishes to create a UMass congress to address both individual school and system-wide concerns.

Despite efforts to move forward, tensions run high in SGA

Last spring’s elections and the controversy surrounding them still plague the governing body, leading to multiple resignations.

SGA discusses goals and accomplishments, appoints members during final meeting of semester

Three students were appointed as elections commissioners, while one student was appointed elections chancellor.

MinuteMarshals program aims to make UMass gatherings safer

The student-led community policing project is scheduled to start spring semester and is a student-led initiative by Student Government Association senator Stefan Herlitz and Speaker of the Senate Sïonan Barrett.

SGA responds to Ed Davis report on ‘Blarney Blowout’

The organization is seeking out ways to prevent similar events from happening in the future.

SGA passes 10 motions at meeting Monday night

Positions filled, upcoming election rules changed.

SGA senator plans survey on bigotry

Student Government association senator Alejandro Arellano plans to investigate the “breadth and depth” of bigotry on campus in order to bring about change

SGA swears in four new members, puts finishing touches on a number of projects

Members of the Student Government Association went through ally training with representatives from the Stonewall Center.

Three new students appointed as SGA special assistants

Three new resolutions, upcoming labor negotiations and RSOs were discussed during Monday’s meeting.

Mending fences: SGA and Amherst officials work together to improve town/gown relations

Town manager will meet regularly with SGA president to discuss solutions on issues regarding the town of Amherst and the UMass community.

Majority of SGA vote in favor of abolishing confidential informant program

Among other business, SGA votes on official statement regarding the CI program.

SGA members discuss their support of the confidential informant program after last week’s debate

O’Day, DiZoglio believe positive changes can be made to improve the policy.

After last Monday’s debate, some SGA senators look to abolish confidential informant program

Chairwoman Jennifer Raichel helps lead the charge in ending the controversial policy.

Male privilege and the SGA: How we’ve been overrun by ‘megaphone guys’

Columnist Josh Odam unpacks the effect of male privilege in the Student Government Association and why the “megaphone guys” need to quiet down.

SGA election reform committee eyes more meaningful representation strategy

SGA officials plan to create a strategy that more closely represents the entire student body and discuss ways to increase student voting and interest.

SGA’s official statement on confidential informant program causes heated debate

Argument over the amendment left Monday’s meeting open-ended.

SGA discusses reorganization of RSO system, activities fee changes

Senators also passed an amendment, swore in a new member and discussed the SGA’s website during Monday’s meeting.