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Community talks education, immigrants’ rights, climate change with state senators -

March 29, 2017

Q&A: Khalif Nunnally-Rivera, an advocate for access and affordability for underrepresented students -

March 29, 2017

Plant-Based Nutrition club promotes healthier, sustainable diets on campus -

March 29, 2017

Rolling tobacco and high profits for iRollie -

March 29, 2017

UMass softball to kickoff conference schedule on Thursday at Boston University -

March 29, 2017

UMass baseball coach Mike Stone trying not to dwell on 2017 being his final season -

March 29, 2017

Fresh off NCAA Championship appearance, UMass diver Emma Roush looks ahead -

March 29, 2017

Notebook: UMass men’s soccer adds junior college transfer to roster for next season -

March 29, 2017

Newly appointed UMass defensive line coach Dave Wissman has taken interesting road to Amherst -

March 29, 2017

Student Union Craft Center serves as an open space of expression for students -

March 29, 2017

An ode to Amherst’s American Legion -

March 29, 2017

Letter: The Graduate Employee Organization wants to empower those who are marginalized -

March 29, 2017

To counter and balance: A place for conversation in the opinion pages -

March 29, 2017

Activism can change the world -

March 29, 2017

Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma -

March 28, 2017

Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

March 28, 2017

Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

March 28, 2017

UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

March 28, 2017

UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

March 28, 2017

UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

March 28, 2017

UMass students, staff have different opinions on smoking ban

Staff and students share their opinions on the effectiveness of the smoking ban.

Campus Perspective: Students voice opinions on smoking ban policy

Students provide varied opinions on the smoking ban policy and microbiology professor and Faculty Senate member, Wilmore Webley, weighs in on its implementation.

Ready or not, University ban of on-campus tobacco use approaches

July 1, 2013 is the effective date for the ban of on-campus tobacco use at the University of Massachusetts.

Education better than ban

Alexander Delegas discusses the effects of the UMass smoking ban.

Hampshire Mall going tobacco free

The Hampshire Mall will no longer allow the use of tobacco product inside or outside its building beginning May 31.

SGA reconsiders smoking ban motions

The SGA debated the the current standing of the motions of a smoking ban alternative last night

SGA to create and present alternative to smoking ban

The Student Government Association voted to create an alternative to the smoking ban to take effect in 2013.

Smoking Out the Smokers

David Robertson believes that the newly voted on “Tobacco-Free UMass Amherst,” policy will cause more problems than it aims to fix.

UMass Faculty Senate to vote today on whether to ban smoking on campus

The Faculty Senate today is slated to take a vote on whether to ban smoking on campus; however, many students seemingly oppose the proposal.

SGA request delay of potential smoke-free campus policy

Student Government Association votes to repudiate potential no-tobacco campus.

A non-smoker student against the tobacco ban

Though she isn’t a smoker, Collegian columnist Melissa Mahoney believes that the University’s “A Tobacco-Free UMass” proposal won’t work.

Smoke-free playgrounds

Collegian columnist Alison Bowler agrees with a measure her hometown recently passed banning smoking in parks and playgrounds, but she thinks smokers’ rights still need to be respected.