Scrolling Headlines:

UMPD crime alert informs campus of motor vehicle theft near Rudd Field Sept. 17 -

September 22, 2017

‘It’ has revitalized the modern monster movie -

September 21, 2017

UMass Republicans feel ostracized in political climate -

September 21, 2017

Irma hits Cuba, putting rain cloud over students’ study abroad plans -

September 21, 2017

UMass football travels to Tennessee for its first Power Five game of 2017 -

September 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer looks ahead to Thursday matchup with Davidson -

September 21, 2017

Perussault and the Minutewomen are ready for the start of A-10 play -

September 21, 2017

Behind the “Hate has no home at UMass” campaign -

September 21, 2017

A-10 field hockey notebook: VCU, St. Joseph’s, and Lock Haven dominate -

September 21, 2017

Video games as art -

September 21, 2017

A-10 men’s soccer notebook: Davidson falls to Virginia Tech in Blacksburg -

September 21, 2017

Glazed and confused: what youth should know about vaping -

September 21, 2017

Trust the professors, and trust the system -

September 21, 2017

Beauty that exists all around you and how to notice it -

September 21, 2017

Student death reported to the University Sept. 19 -

September 20, 2017

Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

September 20, 2017

Students demand bathroom accountability -

September 20, 2017

Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

September 20, 2017

Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

September 20, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer ties Central Connecticut State in double overtime -

September 20, 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.