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‘It’ has revitalized the modern monster movie -

September 21, 2017

UMass Republicans feel ostracized in political climate -

September 21, 2017

Irma hits Cuba, putting rain cloud over students’ study abroad plans -

September 21, 2017

UMass football travels to Tennessee for its first Power Five game of 2017 -

September 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer looks ahead to Thursday matchup with Davidson -

September 21, 2017

Perussault and the Minutewomen are ready for the start of A-10 play -

September 21, 2017

Behind the “Hate has no home at UMass” campaign -

September 21, 2017

A-10 field hockey notebook: VCU, St. Joseph’s, and Lock Haven dominate -

September 21, 2017

Video games as art -

September 21, 2017

A-10 men’s soccer notebook: Davidson falls to Virginia Tech in Blacksburg -

September 21, 2017

Glazed and confused: what youth should know about vaping -

September 21, 2017

Trust the professors, and trust the system -

September 21, 2017

Beauty that exists all around you and how to notice it -

September 21, 2017

Student death reported to the University Sept. 19 -

September 20, 2017

Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

September 20, 2017

Students demand bathroom accountability -

September 20, 2017

Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

September 20, 2017

Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

September 20, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer ties Central Connecticut State in double overtime -

September 20, 2017

Atlantic 10 Women’s Soccer Notebook: Saint Louis Billikens off to hottest start among A-10 teams -

September 20, 2017

Stop fearing World War III

Despite increasing concerns over growing tensions with Syria, Russia and North Korea, Aidan Light argues that World War III is not yet on the horizon.

Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation: The ‘think of the children’ appeal

Political rhetoric focusing on future generations can blind us to the reality of how to actually do so.

Campus groups hosts basketball fundraiser for Syrian refugees

Muslim Student Association and Amnesty International host basketball tournament.

UMass students prevented from entering country

One undergraduate student, one graduate student and one visiting scholar were detained.

Images and Intervention

Josh Raposa questions why images of the Syrian civil war’s impact do not cause national outrage, like images from Vietnam and Iraq have in the past.

‘Soup for Syria’ talk held at Bowker Auditorium

Barbara Abdeni Massaad talked about her cookbook, ‘Soup for Syria,’ Monday night at Bowker Auditorium.

Stop sweating the small stuff

Ruwan Teodros shares how the James Foley documentary changed her outlook on her own life, aiming to focus less on trivial issues in the future.

In defense of being uncomfortable

Laura Handly argues for going out of your comfort zone and experiencing situations that may make you uncomfortable.

Northampton set to become sanctuary for 51 refugees

City of Northampton and Catholic Charities cite support for idea from the city.

Drawing parallels between the Syrian and Irish refugee crises

Nicholas Kinsman compares the current Syrian refugee crisis with the Irish immigration wave that occurred during the years of the great Irish famine.

UMass professor hosts question-and-answer discussion for students on Syria and the Islamic State

Political science professor Vincent Ferraro hosted an hour-long informal Q&A panel to discuss Syria and the Islamic State

UMass professor hosts question-and-answer discussion for students on Syria and the Islamic State

Political science professor Vincent Ferraro hosted an hour-long informal Q&A panel to discuss Syria and the Islamic State

Around the world: Argentina swears in new president

Mauricio Macri was sworn in as Argentina’s newest president, while more than 500,000 have signed a petition to keep Donald Trump from entering Britain.

Student groups host formal event to raise money for Syrian refugees

150 attend event as speakers discuss representation of refugees in the media and human trafficking in Syria.

Students protest governor’s remarks about Syrian refugees

Gov. Charlie Baker, after the attacks in Paris, initially said he would not accept Syrian refugees into Massachusetts.

A look back at Van Morrison’s “Astral Weeks”

New reissue sheds new light on an idiosyncratic masterpiece

Baker wrong to reject Syrian immigrants

The governor said Monday that he’s not interested in accepting Syrian refugees in the state of Massachusetts.

UMass student visiting Paris recounts experience of attacks on the city

All University of Massachusetts students studying abroad in Paris and its surrounding areas of France are safe and accounted for, according to the University.

My reservations about Bernie

Foreign policy is Sanders’ major shortcoming, and that’s a problem.

The United States and Russia: cold hypocrites

Ian Hagerty discusses the Syrian civil war and its actors to illustrate how the U.S. and Russia are similar powers.