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Ray Pigozzi shines in first game back for the UMass hockey team since November 4 -

December 2, 2016

UMass starts hot, finishes strong in upset win over No. 12 Notre Dame -

December 2, 2016

SGA vice president will resign at the end of the semester -

December 2, 2016

Raise the Flag protestors praise -

December 2, 2016

Dining and Housekeeping employees at Smith College seek new contract -

December 1, 2016

In response to election, immigration lawyer briefs students on potential changes -

December 1, 2016

Avinoam Patt discusses the role of displaced Jews in the creation of Israel -

December 1, 2016

UMass women’s basketball falls to Hartford, snaps three-game winning streak -

December 1, 2016

Brison Gresham makes long awaited debut for UMass men’s basketball -

December 1, 2016

UMass hockey hosts No. 12 Notre Dame in Hockey East doubleheader -

December 1, 2016

UMass men’s basketball picks up fourth straight win as it tops Wagner Wednesday night at Mullins Center -

December 1, 2016

UMass hockey gets chance to bond during trip to Belfast -

December 1, 2016

The true backbone of America -

December 1, 2016

Letter: Craig’s Place to fight against fatal budget cuts -

December 1, 2016

Enduring the 2016 Tower Run at Du Bois Library -

December 1, 2016

C.J. Anderson, Malik Hines each have career nights in UMass men’s basketball’s win over Wagner -

November 30, 2016

Panelists talk about their experiences with incarceration in the Feinberg Lecture Series -

November 30, 2016

Suzanne Fenton discusses the effects of early life chemical exposure -

November 30, 2016

Christmas tree farmers discuss effects of New England drought on their harvest -

November 30, 2016

UMass men’s basketball’s frontcourt looks to build on solid start to season -

November 30, 2016

Campus groups organize to engage students on Election Day

Katherine Mayo/Collegian

Across the University of Massachusetts campus Tuesday, students organized to inform voters and drum up Election Day excitement. Music blared on Haigis Mall yesterday as representatives from student groups distributed ballot information and directed students to the voter shuttle bus. Representatives from the Student Government Association, the Massachusetts Public Interest Research Group (MassPIRG) and the Cannabis Reform Coalition were present from 10 a.m.to 6:30 p.m. to hand out information about the voting process and inspire students to get to the polls. “We’re working to get people excited,” said MassPIRG chair Julia Seremba. “This is the last leg of our ‘get…

One year after arrival of Amazon @ UMass, students share thoughts regarding customer service

(Daily Collegian Archives)

Students react to Amazon @ UMass almost one year removed from opening.

President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Nick Rampone anticipate productive year at SGA

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The SGA plans on addressing the Student Union, increasing student voter turnout and expanding its profile on campus.

SGA conduct adviser program to transition towards functioning as support system for students

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian)

The position formerly focused only on advice regarding University sanctions, and will now be able to redirect students to other help networks.

Ice cream social to benefit colon cancer research, Emily Skubisz

(Daily Collegian Archives)

In honor of her late godfather Mariusz Skubisz, University of Massachusetts student Cassidy Kotyla has coordinated an ice cream social to raise money for cancer research, and to support Skubisz’s daughter Emily.

UMass Divest hosts ‘sit-outs’ outside Whitmore Administration Building

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian)

After multiple days of sit-in protests at Whitmore Administration Building, the UMass Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign is transitioning to ‘sit-outs.’

UMass Bike Share Program plans to increase stock of rentals

(Erica Lowenkron/Daily Collegian)

High demand drives initiatives’ expansion

MassPIRG, SGA, UMass Sustainability Manager present white paper on renewable energy

Collegian File Photo

Report says the state should commit to becoming powered by 100 percent renewable energy.

Khalif Nunnally-Rivera and Maija Hall campaign for SGA elections on promise to represent all students

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

The Nunnally-Hall presidential ticket aims to increase representation for students of color, address gender-based violence and advocate for tuition freezes.

Anthony Vitale and Nick Rampone campaign for SGA Presidential election on promise to improve student life

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Candidates focus on improving the Student Government Association’s expanding outreach and resources to students and Registered Student Organizations.

SGA presidential and vice presidential candidates to attend debate Thursday

(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

The debate, which will be moderated by Daily Collegian staff, will take place starting at 7 p.m. in the Cape Cod Lounge of the Student Union.

SGA Candidates: Anthony Vitale and Nick Rampone

https://youtu.be/3BGFKfo8Nl8

The Collegian interviews Student Government Associate presidential and vice presidential candidates Anthony Vitale and Nick Rampone.

Orchard Hill balconies permanently locked

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/ Daily Collegian)

UMass has decided to close Orchard Hill balconies permanently amid concerns for student safety.

Subbaswamy encourages students to attend Advocacy Day Monday

Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian

University of Massachusetts Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy hopes for higher funding after Governor Charlie Baker released a proposed one percent increase.

Free Blarney concert sees decline of 3,000 attendees from last year

Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian

Students cite the free cost and performers as their reasons for attending.

SGA candidates announced for 2016 elections

(Collegian File Photo)

This year’s debate will include three tickets running for president/vice president and one trustee nominee.

SGA Secretary of Diversity wants to see campus community ‘evolve’ in the face of racial and ethnic hatred

(Katherine Mayo/ Daily Collegian)

Both Khalif Nunnally-Rivera and the Assistant Provost of Diversity say that acts of such hatred on UMass campus are not necessarily a trend

Speakers condemn swastikas found on campus at Friday’s solidarity gathering

(Jessica Picard/Daily Collegian)

Members of audience encouraged to take an active role in educating themselves about and becoming advocates against hate speech.

Nominations for SGA elections will remain open until Feb. 19

Collegian File Photo

Senatorial elections will be held in the spring for the first time and are set to open March 20 at midnight.

SGA, MassPIRG work together on open source textbook initiative

Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian

Open source textbooks would only cost students the amount necessary to print them, according to Matthew Martin, coordinator of MassPIRG’s Affordable Textbooks Campaign.