(VIDEO): Karl Rove gives speech at UMass despite protests

Former Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove delivered a speech hosted by the UMass Republican Club on Tuesday, April 9, despite protests.

Low turnout for SGA election debates

Candidates took to the Student Union Ballroom stage Tuesday night as part of the SGA election debates.

Males pledge against ‘violence against women’ in White Ribbon Campaign event

For the first time, the annual White Ribbon Campaign event to collect pledges against violence against women was held in the Student Union Ballroom this past Wednesday.

Animal Planet star speaks at UMass

UMass alumnus and popular television host Jeff Corwin spoke at the Student Union Ballroom yesterday.

ESPN’s Blackistone headlines panel talk on college sports

ESPN Around the Horn personality Kevin Blackistone headlined a star-studded panel discussion on the commercialization of college sports Wednesday night at the Student Union Ballroom.

Steve Forbes gives lecture at UMass

On Tuesday Night, multimillionaire Steve Forbes gave a lecture in the Student Union Ballroom titled “Steve Forbes: How Capitalism Will Save Us”.

Lending a helping hand, one dance step at a time

Fraternities and sororities took part in a dance-a-thon fundraiser yesterday for the Children’s Miracle Network.

Slideshow: Herbfest 2011

On Tuesday, April 27, the UMass Student Union Ballroom hosted Herbfest 2011, where the culinary and medical use of herbs was promoted.

‘Cocoon’ Screenwriter and UMass Alum Tom Benedek speaks

A University of Massachusetts graduate and longtime professional screenwriter Tom Benedek visited the Student Union Ballroom on Tuesday to discuss screenwriting and his life “From One Golden Age to Another.”