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Preseason serves as opportunity for young UMass men’s soccer players -

August 13, 2017

Amherst Fire Department website adds user friendly components and live audio feed -

August 11, 2017

UMass takes the cake for best campus dining -

August 11, 2017

Two UMass students overcome obstacles to win full-ride scholarships -

August 2, 2017

The guilt of saying ‘guilty’ -

August 2, 2017

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

Students, police and administration culpable in Blarney’s ‘Sad and Difficult Day’

The Collegian’s view: A small group of violent students are culpable for the events of Blarney Blowout, but police violence and administrative inaction contributed to the ‘Sad and Difficult Day.’

Bartlett demolition raises questions about fate of humanities community on campus

Johnny McCabe describes both the necessity for Bartlett Hall’s demolition as well as the character it provides to the campus.

Activism, solidarity enhance student power

Zac Bears discusses the need for more student-body solidarity to achieve greater student representation in campus policies.

Collegian Conversations: Student Voices on Campus Issues

Collegian columnists discuss on-campus issues in this set of Collegian conversations.

“Major League Gaming” gets its own broadcast network, a step closer to legitimacy

Johnny McCabe describes the professional video game movement in relation to professional sports.

Abuse and good coaching: the fine line

Dennis Topakov looks at the blurring line between effective coaching and player abuse in college sports.

Gender socialization causes women to feel inadequate

Elise Martorano condemns the unfair standards placed on women at the hands of gender socialization.

Relaxing one-child policy a step forward

Hannah Sparks thinks the recent relaxation of China’s infamous one-child policy is a good thing, for China and the world.

Instarat: the dangerous world of criminal networking

Johnny McCabe discusses the detrimental connections between social networking and criminal activity.

Hazing: The Incognito Effect

Dennis Topakov discusses the serious implications of hazing after the recent Miami Dolphin’s scandal.

Studying what you love

Elise Martorano explains why it’s important for college students to major in a field they’re passionate about rather than a field that is more likely to get them a job.

Saudi women fight driving ban

Hannah Sparks explains the current de facto ban on female driving in Saudi Arabia and what is being done to fix it.

Technology in baseball eliminates nuance of human element

Dennis Topakov condemns the outrage over Jim Joyce’s obstruction call and the implementation of technology in baseball.

Recent astroturfing scandal implicates tech industry giants

Johnny McCabe explains why astroturfing is damaging to tech giants.

Save the…Rocks? The Goblin Valley Scout Leaders and Protecting Special Landscapes

Eamon McCarthy Earls stresses the importance of protecting earth’s natural geologic features in the aftermath of the Goblin Valley State Park incident.

Effects of sleep deprivation on teenage brain

Elise Martorano encourages parents and teachers of high school students to be mindful of a teenager’s physical need for an adequate amount of sleep.

Endurance continues months after Marathon Bombings

Steven Gillard reflects on the events of the Boston Marathon bombings six months after the tragedy.

Breaking Bitcoin: the Largest Internet Drug Bust in History

Johnny McCabe explores the termination of the Silk Road, the Internet’s nefarious black market.

‘Pussy Riot’ shakes up Putin’s Russia

Hannah Sparks discusses the imprisonment of three members of the Russian punk-rock protest group Pussy Riot, and the role it plays in President Vladimir Putin’s “heartland” agenda.

EDM is a cult of aesthetic

Michaela Hughes explores the ups and downs of the nuance surrounding the Electronic Dance Music culture.