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Softball sweeps Saint Joseph’s to take over first place in the Atlantic 10 -

April 24, 2017

Report: UMass men’s basketball lands Maryland transfer Jaylen Brantley -

April 24, 2017

UMass baseball takes two out of three in weekend series with La Salle -

April 24, 2017

UMass men’s lacrosse can’t keep pace with Hofstra in road loss -

April 24, 2017

Senior Columns 2016-2017 -

April 24, 2017

Q&A with UMass student app creator -

April 24, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse squeaks past George Mason 18-17 -

April 24, 2017

Events in Turkey today echo patterns of Armenian genocide -

April 24, 2017

LGBTQIA+ Seder discusses oppressed communities gaining insight for the future -

April 24, 2017

Even crowd-pandering can’t dull the brilliance of Actress’ ‘AZD’ -

April 24, 2017

UMass Earth Day Festival focuses on local community -

April 24, 2017

Ten ways to save the environment that will not change your life -

April 24, 2017

Aakanksha Gupta reflects on her time at the Collegian and UMass -

April 24, 2017

The Collegian: A place of opportunity where I found home -

April 24, 2017

There’s no other organization on campus I’d rather be a part of -

April 24, 2017

Students and community members gather to celebrate science for Earth Day -

April 24, 2017

Quick Hits: A few standout performances highlight UMass football’s annual spring game -

April 21, 2017

Northampton cited as city choosing not to comply with ICE -

April 20, 2017

MASSPIRG hosts seminar on hunger and homelessness -

April 20, 2017

University Union hosts debate on Electoral College -

April 20, 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.