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UMass football picks up first win of the season in blowout win over Georgia Southern -

October 21, 2017

Student in critical condition after pedestrian-vehicle accident on Friday -

October 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer fails to secure spot in A-10 tournament with loss to Saint Louis -

October 21, 2017

Struggles with special teams sinks UMass hockey -

October 21, 2017

UMass hockey drops second of the year in 3-1 loss to Ohio State -

October 20, 2017

Amazon textbook contract ending in December 2018 -

October 19, 2017

UMass field hockey heads into crucial A-10 matchup -

October 19, 2017

2017 Hockey Special Issue -

October 19, 2017

International Relations Club tackles tough issues at ‘Foreign Policy Coffee Hour’ -

October 19, 2017

Sexual assault reports spike on campus -

October 19, 2017

Californian students react to wildfires back home -

October 19, 2017

‘My Little Pony: The Movie’ is a surprising animated treat, whether you’re a fan of the show or not -

October 19, 2017

With a young team, Carvel is preparing the UMass hockey team to thrive -

October 19, 2017

Letter: UMass hockey is great, but where are the students? -

October 19, 2017

Boino’s blast gives UMass men’s soccer sole possession of first place in the Atlantic 10 -

October 19, 2017

UMass freshmen look to play physical, make an impact and improve early on -

October 19, 2017

UMass hockey sets out to create new program, identity in 2017-18 -

October 19, 2017

Cale Makar: UMass hockey’s crown jewel -

October 19, 2017

Ames: If first four games are any indicator, this UMass hockey season could differ for the better -

October 19, 2017

Josh Couturier looks to find where he fits within UMass lineup -

October 19, 2017

Breaking the silence

DailyCollegian.com is bringing together coverage of recent news that a confessed rapist was allowed to remain enrolled at the University of Massachusetts. We’re also trying to collect conversation and resources about sexual assault issues on campus.

UM: No ‘magic bullet’ to regain trust after rape case mishandling (Video)

At an emotional, one-hour discussion, campus administrators were challenged Thursday with questions on how and why a student who reportedly confessed to raping a UMass alum during the fall received “too light” of a punishment.

Don’t ask girls to make you a sandwich

Columnist Lauren Vincent thinks that many men perpetuate stereotypes about female subservience by disguising sexism as a “joke,” and many women enable them to do so by laughing along.

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).