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UMass football closes book on 2015 season with win over Buffalo -

November 27, 2015

UMass hockey to face off against No. 3 Quinnipiac this weekend -

November 27, 2015

UMass men’s basketball drops first game of season to Creighton in MGM Grand Main Event finals -

November 26, 2015

UMass football prepares for final regular season game against Buffalo Friday -

November 25, 2015

UMass men’s basketball continues hot shooting in rout of Clemson Monday night -

November 24, 2015

SGA votes down letter opposing Baker’s statements on refugees -

November 24, 2015

IPO reaches out to local families to host international students for Thanksgiving -

November 24, 2015

Amherst Police Log: Nov. 20-22 -

November 24, 2015

Local Pioneer Valley food banks aim to fight hunger -

November 24, 2015

UMass club sports present petition alleging lack of resources, communication from athletic department -

November 24, 2015

UMass women’s basketball looks to get back on track in Omni Hotels Classic -

November 24, 2015

An inside look at the UMass club baseball team -

November 24, 2015

UMass men’s swimming proves victorious in Terrier Invitational, Minutewomen finish fourth -

November 24, 2015

The benefits of meditation -

November 24, 2015

In wake of Paris attacks, US should not ditch compassion -

November 24, 2015

Letter to the editor: Students for Justice in Palestine respond to a previous op-ed -

November 24, 2015

Student makes UMass history as first to perform mainstage production in wheelchair -

November 24, 2015

Graduate Employee Organization and UMass administrators meet to talk about late pay issues -

November 23, 2015

UMass Dining encourages different programs to prevent hunger in Amherst -

November 23, 2015

FBI agents explain cyber security at UMass talk -

November 23, 2015

Take time to read

Robert Couse-Baker/ Flickr

Gabby Vacarelo encourages those who were never instilled with a love for reading to pick up a book.

HackUMass grows in size, inspires prospective hackers

Katherine Mayo/Daily Collegian

The third annual event, which was held this weekend at UMass, encouraged participants to create new opportunities and means to work on projects.

Four months after banning Iranian students from certain graduate programs, UMass announces new measures to ensure compliance with U.S. law

(Collegian File Photo)

Preparation for visa renewal process and faculty and staff trainings in export control laws to be instituted.

Residential security technology and infrastructure main focus of University’s reforms

(Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian)

The 2012 gang rape incident currently moving through the courts pushed UMass to implement more physical security renovations than policy changes.

An introduction to Tidal, Jay Z’s paid alternative to Spotify and Pandora

(Johan Larsson)

Is the new artist-centric music streaming website worth the money?

Keep your corporate hands off my Internet

(Free Press/flickr)

Corinne Elicone highlights corruption among Internet providers and discusses the FCC’s ruling for an open Internet

The dangers of tweeting without thinking

Curt Schillings Twitter caught the attention of media after he responded to users' offensive messages about his daughter. (Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Steve Gillard cautions against tweeting out comments in the moment before thinking them through.

ESPN employees seek to get women involved in technology

(Amanda Creegan/Daily Collegian)

UMass hosts TechTalks to encourage young women to pursue careers in technology.

The end of Google Glass, and what we can learn from it

(Ted Eytan/Flickr)

Johnny McCabe describes the end of Google Glass, and how its failure can inform future technologies.

Microsoft introduces Windows 10, Codename Spartan and the HoloLens


The company looks to make an augmented, holographic future our reality.

How to avoid, treat and prevent Computer Vision Syndrome as a college student

(Collegian File Photo)

Excessive exposure to technology could be having a negative effect on your eyes.

Send cash to friends over Snapchat with Snapcash

A partnership with Square allows social sharing of more than just pictures for certain Snapchat users.

Breaking down CES: The big-picture for tech in 2015

(Kate Ter Haar/Flickr)

2015 has the potential to mark major advances in technology.

Body cameras for cops are a no brainer after Ferguson

(Doug Kapustin/Baltimore Sun/MCT)

Johnny McCabe argues that on-body cameras for police provide an evidence-based solution to cases with contradictory witness testimony and subjectivity.

eSports: A new kind of sport

(Andrew Rush/ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)

Julian del Prado articulate why eSports should be considered a sport and reveals its surprising popularity.

Grant of $4.1 million to allow research into different options.

(Collegian file photo)

UMass looks for alternatives to small water system treatments with $4.1 million grant

Whistl app and phone case created to fight sexual assault


The fight against sexual assault inspired a creation team for the phone case and app Whistl.

The Phablet continues to grow and maintain popularity

Larger cell phones continue to grow and maintain popularity due to certain purchasing decisions.

The best Lenovo laptops for college students

(LoKan Sardari/Daily Collegian)

Lenovo has made laptops for every kind of user, ranging from its ThinkPad to IdeaPad lines.

Drone technology making its mark in entertainment

(Kenneth K. Lam/Baltimore Sun/MCT)

Major entertainment companies such as Disney and Cirque de Soleil have expressed interest in using drone technology for its shows and events.