Scrolling Headlines:

UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

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

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.