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An open letter to the students of UMass -

March 24, 2017

Pat Kelsey informs UMass AD Ryan Bamford of change of heart just 35 minutes before scheduled press conference -

March 23, 2017

Past and present UMass football players participate in 2017 Pro Day Thursday -

March 23, 2017

Pat Kelsey reportedly backs down from UMass men’s basketball coaching position -

March 23, 2017

Students react to new fence around Townehouses -

March 23, 2017

‘Do You Have The Right To Do Drugs?’ debate held in Bowker Auditorium -

March 23, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse looks to build on three-game winning streak against Brown -

March 23, 2017

UMass softball riding five-game win streak into first Atlantic 10 showdown -

March 23, 2017

Sanzo: Inability to win close games has hurt UMass baseball -

March 23, 2017

Hannah Murphy scores 100th career goal in UMass women’s lacrosse 16-9 win over Harvard -

March 23, 2017

Old age does no harm to indie rock legends The Feelies -

March 23, 2017

A track-by-track breakdown of Drake’s new project -

March 23, 2017

When a president lies -

March 23, 2017

Let them eat steak, and other gender norms I hate -

March 23, 2017

Dissecting Science: Episode Two -

March 22, 2017

Holy Cross 10-run eighth inning sinks UMass baseball -

March 22, 2017

UMass students react to Spring Concert lineup -

March 22, 2017

Letter: Vote yes for Amherst -

March 22, 2017

You don’t have to walk alone -

March 22, 2017

Tyler Bogart and D.J. Smith lead UMass men’s lacrosse during three game win streak -

March 22, 2017

Invite-only social media site Ello an uninspired recycling bin for other networking sites

New invite-only social media site Ello offers as little as staring at a blank Google document.

Social media can not replace traditional socializing entirely

In an age where social media is an integral part of our viral lives, columnist Karen Podorefsky reminds us to “branch out and talk to someone new.”

Facebook will not fade

The social network titan has a stronghold on the Internet and, according to columnist Josh Steinberg, will hold on tight in the future.

Twitter, the social networking superior

Columnist Rose Mirandi thinks that Facebook is old news, and that Twitter has become the best outlet for your online musings.

UM professor appointed to UNESCO

UMass professor Jan Servaes is the newest chair of the U.N. committee UNESCO, an organization dedicated to alleviating poverty.

(Eye)Spy, an event-tracking website, prepares for launch

Two UMass alums have created a website that tracks social events in the local area.

How Facebook has changed the world

When Collegian columnist Isaac Himmelman first signed up for Facebook in 2006, he never suspected that it would be used to overthrow governments one day.

Study examines social media’s impact on student mental health, interpersonal activity

A new study conducted by the Associated Press and MTVU examined how the volume of usage of social media sites by students impacts their mental health.

PCP: Tweets encourage academic discussion

Collegian columnist Mike Fox was converted to become a Twitter enthusiast after a conference and now he sees it as an academic benefit as well as social.

New social niche for college students

New social networking website promises to keep away the prying eyes of employers, schools, parents and pre-teens. The website is designed for the use of college students only and will be coming to a campus near you.

Is facebook keeping kids in school?

Researchers found that students who used facebook regularly had a more active social life and stayed in school longer than those who did not.

How connected are your professors? More so than some might think.

A survey called Social Media In Higher Education found that 80 percent of college professors use at least one form of social media. The May 4 survey asked 939 professors at two and four-year colleges if they had at least one social networknig account.

A rose by any other name is still a rose

Collegian columnist Amanda Joinson believes Google CEO Eric Schmidt is barking up the wrong tree about young people needing to change their names because of social networking.