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UMass hockey falls flat in 5-0 loss to Northeastern -

January 20, 2018

UMass women’s track and field takes first, men fourth at Joe Donahue Games -

January 20, 2018

Sanzo: UMass’ game vs. St. Louis is a sign of what it is without its grit -

January 20, 2018

UMass men’s basketball gets blown out by Saint Louis, 66-47 -

January 20, 2018

UMass hockey shuts down No. 8 Northeastern with 3-0 win -

January 19, 2018

Matt Murray hands Northeastern its first shutout of the season -

January 19, 2018

Minutewomen stunned by last-second free throw -

January 19, 2018

UMass hockey returns home to battle juggernaut Northeastern squad -

January 18, 2018

Slow start sinks Minutemen against URI -

January 17, 2018

UMass three-game win streak snapped in Rhode Island humbling -

January 17, 2018

Trio of second period goals leads Maine to 3-1 win over UMass hockey -

January 16, 2018

Small-ball lineup sparks UMass men’s basketball comeback over Saint Joseph’s -

January 14, 2018

UMass men’s basketball tops St. Joe’s in wild comeback -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s track and field have record day at Beantown Challenge -

January 14, 2018

UMass women’s basketball blows halftime lead to Saint Joseph’s, fall to the Hawks 84-79. -

January 14, 2018

UMass hockey beats Vermont 6-3 in courageous win -

January 13, 2018

Makar, Leonard score but UMass can only muster 2-2 tie with Vermont -

January 13, 2018

Pipkins breaks UMass single game scoring record in comeback win over La Salle -

January 10, 2018

Conservative student activism group sues UMass over free speech policy -

January 10, 2018

Report: Makar declines invite from Team Canada Olympic team -

January 10, 2018

Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies

Discussion on foreign policy takes place at Smith College amidst protests.

Sexism in the age of social media

Cassie McGrath discusses sexist Instagram accounts and how they oversexualize women for men’s benefit.

‘Ingrid Goes West’ is a skin-crawlingly good dark comedy

This Aubrey Plaza vehicle captures the perils of Being Extremely Online.

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.