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Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Minutemen third, Minutewomen finish fifth in Atlantic 10 Championships for UMass track and field -

May 8, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse wins A-10 title for ninth straight season -

May 8, 2017

Dayton takes two from UMass softball in weekend series -

May 8, 2017

Confessed rapist remains enrolled after administrative error

A UMass Amherst student confessed to raping a friend and former student in the fall and was mistakenly given a deferred suspension. University officials allowed him to stay on campus, a move that has administrators reexamining UMass’ sanctioning policies and procedures.

UMass Campus and Community Coalition attempts to reduce high-risk drinking has adverse effect

Columnist Dave Coffey feels the methods used by UMass Campus and Community Coalition to reduce high-risk drinking present statistics that make students feel peer-pressured and alienated.

Dalai Lama and UMass students agree Tibet should be free from China

Several UMass students often lead protests to “free Tibet” from the People’s Republic of China’s territory. The Dalai Lama’s recent visit to the White House does not necessarily mean that the United States Administration is willing to compromise its relationship with China to support independence for Tibet.

American Author to speak at UMass

George Saunders, an American author known mostly for his short stories, will speak tonight in the Student Union Ballroom. Saunders’ works include the story collections “CivilWarLand in Bad Decline” and “Pastoralia,” as well as novellas like “The Brief and Frightening Reign of Phil.” He has also published two essay compilations.

Social networking websites for the professional world

Social networking websites, such as LinkedIn, may offer post-graduate college students professional connections when seeking job opportunities online.

UMass ‘branding’ project to give school a new reputation

UMass administration attempts to motivate its students with cash prizes for the best video that positively portrays the University.

Frontcourt leads UMass to victory

Led by Jasmine Watson’s career-high 21 points and another 16 points from Kristina Danella, the Minutewomen dominated down low against the Rams in their 60-50 victory.

Farewell J.D., We Hardly Knew Ye

Columnist Charlie Felder calls on this year’s graduating class to read J.D. Salinger’s “The Catch in the Rye” before departing into the ‘real world.’

Parties, Parking and the Proletariat

Columnist Ben Sullivan takes issue with Chancellor Holub’s dinner parties ruining students’ past attempts to park in the lot nearby Holub’s on-campus home.

Poor shooting dooms Minutemen at No. 25 Baylor

Beyond a double-double from Terrell Vinson and 15 points from Ricky Harris, the Minutemen found little success shooting against the Bears on Saturday night. As a team, UMass shot 24.2 percent from the floor, its worst shooting night of the season.

Merit over melanin

With the new survey on SPIRE asking students to “self-identify” themselves into a racial category, Leigh Greaney argues that identity should have nothing to do with race on a university campus.

Plans to finance new UMass law school ‘seem too good to be true’

Columnist Evan Haddad believes private law schools would rather not support the creation of the UMass law school because it would be half the price of their own schools.

Harass the university; demand lower textbook prices

Collegian columnist Dan Rahrig is fed up with outrageous textbook costs and the barring of competition that makes them possible—and he knows how to deal with it.

Students suffer in winds chill

Collegian columnist Matthew M. Robare detests the winds that blow around the University’s campus.

Fordham snaps UMass’ five-game unbeaten streak

At a rain soaked Rudd Field, the Minutemen fell 1-0 to Fordham to snap their three-game winning streak and their five-game unbeaten streak. The loss was a wake up call for the team according to UMass coach Sam Koch as the team enters Atlantic 10 play next weekend.

Four UMass football players suspended following arrest

According to the Daily Hampshire Gazette, four members of the Massachusetts football team were arrested Thursday night for possession a Class B substance (cocaine).