March 5, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

Sloppy second half plagues UMass in 65-53 loss to Richmond on Senior Night -

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RSO brings concepts to life through dance -

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The Underwoods deal with a dwindling hand of “Cards” in an exciting, topical season -

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Chris Kyle: An American hero -

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Ballot question asks for increased student health fee to hire new CCPH staff -

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“Parks and Recreation” goes out on a good, if familiar, note -

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Why opinion journalism matters -

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UMass to retire Calipari jersey -

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“Hot Tub Time Machine 2” a disappointing comedy sequel -

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UMass opens season against Kentucky -

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Opportunity knocks for UMass hockey -

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Ludacris finalized as third performer at “Bring the Spring!” concert -

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Minutewomen advance to A-10 second round -

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Offensive woes frustrate UMass in loss to Richmond -

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Minutewomen enter tough weekend schedule -

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Video monitoring equipment installed throughout Amherst in preparation for ‘Blarney’ -

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Professor Neil Forbes receives $1.56 million grant to develop cancer-killing Salmonella -

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

UMass, Trey Davis ready for Richmond and Kendall Anthony -

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Milan Fashion Week mixes the old with the new -

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Smartphone surge following historic net neutrality decision shows relationship between technology and consumers -

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Students protest the police response to Blarney Blowout

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Photo slideshow: Students marched from Student Union to the Whitmore building protesting the police brutality and overall response during the events of Blarney Blowout. Photos by Cade Belisle, Robert Rigo, James Jesson and Alex Lindsay.

UMass students organize teach-in event in attempt to decrease cost of enrollment

UMass senior Preston Davis is organizing a teach-in featuring speeches from faculty, staff and students.

UMass activists ‘Take Back the Night’

A group of about 50 activists from the UMass community participated in the Center for Women and Community’s annual “Take Back the Night” event this Thursday.

(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.

Karl Rove delivers speech despite protests

Former Bush administration official Karl Rove spoke Tuesday night at the UMass Student Union.

Students should explore campus businesses, despite construction

Columnist Samara Abramson advises UMass students to brave the detours and explore student businesses on campus.

Coalition to End Rape Culture hosts rally to bring awareness

UMass’ Coalition to End Rape Culture organized a rally in support of its “Week of Action Against Rape Culture” on Friday.

UMass men’s basketball player arrested Saturday night

UMass sophomore forward Cady Lalanne was arrested Saturday night at the Student Union on charges of assault and battery of a police officer, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

Student rally in support of Gaza

Students gathered outside of the Student Union yesterday to voice their opinions on the on-going Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

UPC holds movie nights as party alternative

On select Friday and Sunday nights at the University of Massachusetts, the University Programming Council holds movie nights in the Cape Cod Lounge of the Student Union as an alternative to partying.

UMass Sustainability Initiative sponsors Campus Food Day

The Sustainability Initiative handed out a variety of food items in the Student Union on Thursday to celebrate National Food Day.

National Campus Sustainability Day to take place today

Many attractions featured in today’s National Campus Food Day and Campus Sustainability Day event will be available by the power of bikes.

So you want to start an RSO?

Registered Student Organizations, or RSO’s, are a great way to get involved on campus and start your own club.

Fatima Shama addresses crowd about issues surrounding immigration

Fatima Shama addressed a group of students and faculty in the Student Union about the need for immigration law reform in America.

UMass CRC loses office space after vandalism

The SGA has decided to rescind the UMass CRC’s office space in the Student Union after it discovered vandalism in the group’s former space.

A Tangible Legacy

Columnist Roy Ribitzky argues that a new student union will foster a better sense of community for future students and leave behind something to be proud of for current ones.

Students to decide the fate of the student union

A referendum question on the Student Government Association presidential ballot allows students to vote on building a new $100 million Student Union.

Former prosecutor presents lecture on sexual assault

Anne Munch, a former prosecutor who presented a lecture at the Cape Cod Lounge yesterday titled “Sexual Assault: Naming the Unnamed Conspirator.

SGA discusses potential new student union building

The SGA discussed the possibilities of a new student union building on campus at last night’s meeting

New bike share program officially open to students

The UMass bike program just opened, allowing students to rent bikes to use around campus.