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Cassidy Babin’s season-high nine saves secures 0-0 double overtime tie for UMass women’s soccer -

October 21, 2016

Arrest warrant issued for Southpoint shooter -

October 20, 2016

Men’s soccer unbeaten streak ends against URI -

October 20, 2016

The Hawkshot: Sarah Hawkshaw, her unusual shot and more -

October 20, 2016

Hockey Special Issue 2016 -

October 20, 2016

Question 2 about giving 33K kids a choice in education -

October 20, 2016

Apple crop reduced in wake of drought -

October 20, 2016

UMass political RSOs provide the tools necessary to vote in this year’s election -

October 20, 2016

Students thrilled to vote yes on ballot Question 3 and 4 -

October 20, 2016

UMass football readies for its third and final SEC opponent, taking on South Carolina Saturday -

October 20, 2016

UMass hockey’s goalie threesome continues to battle for starting duties -

October 20, 2016

UMass hockey enters the 2016-17 season with a full slate of major tournaments and classics -

October 20, 2016

UMass hockey enters 2016-17 season with plenty of question marks -

October 20, 2016

UMass women’s soccer welcomes overtimes as if it were a normal part of the game -

October 20, 2016

UMass hockey’s freshmen class is being counted on to produce instantly for the Minutemen -

October 20, 2016

Senior captain Steven Iacobellis reflects on his journey through hockey in final season at UMass -

October 20, 2016

UMass hockey coach Greg Carvel ready to lead Minutemen in right direction -

October 20, 2016

The race to space -

October 20, 2016

Rape culture on campus: to UMass, with severe concern -

October 20, 2016

Monday shots at McMurphy’s: an unofficial review -

October 20, 2016

UMass Health Services adds popup flu clinics as flu season hits

(Collegian File Photo)

University Health Services combats influenza with walk-in clinics to administer flu vaccines.

Calling the shots: everything you need to know about the flu vaccine

Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

The flu shot carries one of the highest rates of misconception of all the major vaccines, and this year staying healthy could mean staying informed

Center for Women and Community serves sexual assault survivors across Hampshire County and advocates for change

Collegian File Photo

The CWC provides both medical and legal advocates, as well as counseling services, and is located on the University of Massachusetts campus.

How to recognize a stroke and take action

(Daily Collegian Photo Archive)

Jessica Primavera outlines how to recognize the signs of a stroke, which can potentially save someone’s life.

Hormone treatment at UHS ‘a big step’ for transgender students

Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

Taylor Glickman of GLU said that transgender students will be spared from traveling to Northampton, Springfield and even Boston for hormone treatment.

UMass’ queer inclusivity and the progress that still needs to be made

Students and townsfolk gather in support of equality across all people. Justin Surgent/Daily Collegian

A nationwide push for queer-inclusive sex education highlights the current need for and lack of resources.

End of confidential informant program has little impact on UMPD, UHS nearly a year later

UMass Police Department
Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

The UMass Police Department reported no change in its arrest rate after controversial program’s suspension.

UHS text service reduces time students spend sitting in waiting room

(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

Introduced in the spring of 2014, the ‘virtual wait room’ – an automated system developed by graduates of schools in the Pioneer Valley – makes the walk-in care process efficient and seamless.

UHS begins offering same-day appointments

This change comes as part of a plan to reduce wait times at its walk-in clinic.

UHS will provide flu vaccinations this fall

Traditional injections and nasal spray will be offered at clinics across campus this October and November.

Dr. George Corey chosen as new executive director of UHS

Dr. George Corey has been appointed the new director of University Health Services after the former director retired earlier this summer.

After three decades, hanging up the stethoscope

UHS director to retire after 33-year career

Morning Wood: UHS to offer “Fast Pass” to students

Due to recent complaints from students regarding long waiting periods at UHS, officials at UMass have decided to release wristbands to students who wish to skip long lines.

UHS prepares for revisions on 20-year-old mission statement

Students, faculty and staff at UMass are being asked to respond to a survey regarding UHS services in order to craft a more modern mission statement.

With elections on the horizon, the SGA convenes to tend to key issues

The SGA met in full force with the return of President Kapoor the night before the start of elections.

UHS policy and Patrick’s plan discussed at SGA meeting

In the final meeting of the month, the Student Government Association (SGA) discussed a variety of different issues concerning students at the University of Massachusetts.

Campus prepares preventative measures for severe flu season

With 20 deaths resulting from the flu in Massachusetts since before the term began, UHS is amping up its efforts to prevent the spread of the sickness.

UHS steps up services for flu season

To combat Influenza in the Amherst area, UHS has a number of ways to bring immunization to students, including Mobile Flu Clinics, which offer the flu shot in various locations around campus.

Editorial Cartoon: Can’t afford to get cut

UMass graduate Dan Nott illustrates a UHS editorial cartoon.

UHS changes approved by chancellor

After months of debate over the future of University Health Services, Chancellor Robert Holub approved the recommendations of a joint student, physician and administrator committee.