Scrolling Headlines:

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Minutemen third, Minutewomen finish fifth in Atlantic 10 Championships for UMass track and field -

May 8, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse wins A-10 title for ninth straight season -

May 8, 2017

Dayton takes two from UMass softball in weekend series -

May 8, 2017

Towson stonewalls UMass men’s lacrosse in CAA Championship; Minutemen season ends after 9-4 loss -

May 6, 2017

Zach Coleman to join former coach Derek Kellogg at LIU Brooklyn -

May 5, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse advances to CAA finals courtesy of Dan Muller’s heroics -

May 4, 2017

On campus: The liberal assault on free speech -

May 4, 2017

The death of humility

Evan Gaudette talks about how technology has caused our society to lose its humility.

We don’t need more unnecessary features

When Facebook and Instagram try to mimic Snapchat’s successful features, it makes their products worse for their users.

Social media is killing political discourse

Social media needs reform in order to return it to its democratic function of connecting and informing people.

Mindfulness in, and in spite of, a technological age

We must reconnect with ourselves in a society ruled by technology.

The joy of Snapchat

Evan Gaudette suggests that Snapchat is the right social media tool to let go of all of today’s negativity.

Don’t let hate defeat debate

Alexander Lach discusses how NPR removing its comments section shows how hate spreads through these outlets.

Don’t block or unfriend, learn

Learning to listen to opposing arguments is necessary for our country to unify.

Claire Wardle on the refugee crisis coverage

Wardle describes how social media plays an important role in broadcasting the voices of refugees.

Sick of Snapchat? Here’s your solution

New social media app takes over the digital world

‘Through the Photographer’s Eyes’ exhibit highlights photojournalism in today’s media

The Diana Mara Henry exhibit in the W. E. B. Du Bois Library shows the power and relevance of photography starting in the 1970s.

The Newspaper Industry: What’s Really Dying?

Before you read any further, I understand the irony of this piece given its location is in fact in a newspaper, one that is very much alive. Though newspaper sales are plummeting and have been, newsrooms that previously buzzed with activity have been downsized and as a result, almost completely muted. Perhaps even more vexing, many of our nation’s most famous newspapers are being sold by their owners. This includes the New York Daily News, which in addition to being the fourth most circulated newspaper in the United States, has been up for sale since the spring of 2015. Print…

A year in review: UMass Athletic Director Ryan Bamford reflects on first year in charge

Bamford discussed several topics, including the football program and recent coaching changes he made.

Keep your head up and put down your cellphone

Rachel Walman wants the world to look up from their phones, if only for just a minute.

Keep your political posts off of Facebook

Lucas Coughlin argues that social media posts imploring citizens to vote a certain way in the 2016 election is obnoxious.

From the runway to your wardrobe – how technology is changing New York Fashion Week

An increase in social media use during the semi-annual event forces designers to make their looks available for retail immediately.

“Would you say that to my face?”

Technology may be helpful, but when is it too much?

Mount Holyoke’s ‘No Exit’ gives new twist on existentialism

The play, originally by Sartre 1944, tackles Facebook and the depths of Hell.

#PrayForParis social media support means something

Johnny McCabe defends the outpouring of support for the French on social media, countering claims that gestures made online are often insincere.

Perfect images: Online versions of ourselves can’t give true confidence

Katrina Kervin argues that deriving self-worth from “likes” on social media is dangerous because it prevents us from finding true confidence.

The problem with social media

Columnist Steve Gillard argues against posting excessively to social media in an effort to pretend to be someone you’re not.