February 27, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

Report: UMass continues search for new athletic director, DeFilippo not an option -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UPDATE: Police to charge UMass football player with two counts of aggravated assault and battery -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Students for Justice in Palestine, administration react to inflammatory posters -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass falls short, lacks energy in 82-71 loss to Saint Joseph’s -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Drake’s surprise mixtape yields few surprises -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Potential shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security offers chance for Republican legislature to learn from its mistakes -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Winless UMass faces Brown -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Jose Gonzalez returns with graceful “Vestiges & Claws” -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

SGA to host Women’s Leadership Symposium -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass women’s basketball finishes road schedule with matchup against Dayton -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Keystone XL pipeline sparks pollution awareness -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Dartmouth and Fordham to start stretch of key games for Minutewomen -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

DeAndre Bembry has career day in win over UMass -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Discussion on Palestine incorporates history as well as recent posters targeting SJP -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass set for season finale in Connecticut -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Imagine Dragons deliver nothing but “Smoke & Mirrors” on their second album. -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass student files federal civil rights lawsuit against Amherst police officers after ‘Blarney’ arrest -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

SGA spring elections campaigns kick off -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

UMass must contain Bembry in rematch with St. Joe’s -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Chaz Williams returns from his stint overseas, signs contract with Maine Red Claws -

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

MinuteMarshals program aims to make UMass gatherings safer

(Conor Snell/Daily Collegian)

The student-led community policing project is scheduled to start spring semester and is a student-led initiative by Student Government Association senator Stefan Herlitz and Speaker of the Senate Sïonan Barrett.

SGA responds to Ed Davis report on ‘Blarney Blowout’

(Araz Havan/Daily Collegian)

The organization is seeking out ways to prevent similar events from happening in the future.

SGA swears in four new members, puts finishing touches on a number of projects

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Members of the Student Government Association went through ally training with representatives from the Stonewall Center.

Mending fences: SGA and Amherst officials work together to improve town/gown relations

(Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian)

Town manager will meet regularly with SGA president to discuss solutions on issues regarding the town of Amherst and the UMass community.

SGA needs to end internal discord and work toward goals

SGA president Vinayak Rao speaks at the first meeting of the year. (Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Sanah Rizvi explains why the SGA needs to stop worrying about reconstruction and start focusing on accomplishing goals that positively affect the student body.

SGA discusses World Series events, new scheduling and peer mentor program

The Student Government Association celebrates success at Wednesday’s programming, discusses new plans for coming years at UMass.

SGA discusses fossil fuel divestment

Pressing environmental issues on campus are discussed heavily by the Student Government Association on Monday night.

World Series celebrations, RSOs, expired elevators, discussed at SGA meeting

The SGA meeting on Monday covered a variety of topics pertaining to the betterment of students’ life on campus.

SGA discusses campus safety, riots and Molly

Student celebrations due to local sporting events was a well-discussed topic at Monday’s Student Government Association meeting.

Meet the Student Government Association Vice President

Emily Hajjar is the vice president of the SGA, but she’s much more than just her position in student government

SGA presses on as semester draws to a close

In Monday night’s meeting, senators and cabinet members discussed pressing issues in their second to last meeting of the semester.

The importance of veterans to university diversity

UMass was recently ranked among the top 15 percent of the most military friendly schools, demonstrating the University’s continuing support for the veteran community and their education.

SGA talks construction plans at Monday meeting

The SGA meeting this past Monday was highlighted by talks of construction.

The fresh face of the Student Government Association

The new SGA vice president, Garrett Gowen, vowes to establish a more interactive relationship with the student body this year.

SGA election candidates take part in debate

Candidates for next year’s Student Government president, vice president and student trustee positions took part in a debate last night.

Are peer mentors really a big loss?

Columnist Kellie Quinn questions the uproar taking place over the removal of the peer mentor position from University of Massachusetts Residence Life.

First ever Homecoming Court to premiere this weekend

This Homecoming Weekend, students will be presented with the University’s first ever Homecoming King and Queen.

A party united

Collegian columnist Dan Stratford expounds on the recent Massachusetts College Democrats convention, held at Boston College.

SGA elections begin Tuesday

The three candidates for SGA president are mobilizing their campaigns to get out the vote before elections begin Tuesday.

Live blog: SGA debate