March 30, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

Hird appointed dean of College of Social and Behavioral Sciences -

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UMass women’s lax cruises to 17-7 win over George Mason -

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Earl Sweatshirt explores his dark side on great sophomore album -

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East Village explosion painful, revealing -

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Courtney Barnett offers unique outlook on life on debut album -

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Lessons learned from a boy band -

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Angela McMahon earns 100th career win in UMass women’s lacrosse’s win over George Mason -

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Cornell professor explores education, politics and inequality -

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UMass softball swept by St. Joseph’s -

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Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’ is a wild, unpredictable masterpiece -

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UMass baseball falls 8-0 to VCU in series finale -

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UMass men’s lacrosse’s win streak snapped in battle with No. 18 Towson -

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Closing arguments presented, jury deliberations begin Friday in first of four 2012 gang rape trials -

Friday, March 27, 2015

UMass library opens groundbreaking 3D printing lab -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Defendant in 2012 gang rape case says accuser consented to sex -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

For the love of the craft: UMass Juggling Club -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass lacrosse looks for fourth straight victory versus Towson -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The dark, twisty special on Robert Durst proves that, yet again, humanity’s biggest “Jinx” is hubris -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Law and order, UMass style -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Hillel fails to represent all Jewish students -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Alpha Delta Phi, UMPD members shave heads for St. Baldrick’s fundraiser

This Sunday at 11 a.m. at Rafter’s Sports Bar and Restaurant, the UMass chapter of Alpha Delta Phi will be raising money for childhood cancer research.

UMass Crime Log: Feb. 8-10

This week’s crime log includes two cell phone-related domestic assault and batteries and the alleged theft of a laptop by a local homeless man.

UMass Crime Log: Jan. 25-27

This past weekend’s arrests include a female who was arrested twice by UMPD in one day and an assault and battery between two brothers, among others.

UMPD’s senior officer of 35 years reflects back on career as he looks toward retirement

Christopher LaFlamme has held many positions at the University of Massachusetts Police Department over his 35 years of service and has confirmed his retirement “within a year” of this January.

UMass re-examines security policies following alleged rape

After the alleged rape of a UMass student, the University is taking another look at security across campus.

UMass Crime Log

UMass Police Department crime log from Oct. 18-21: This weeks crime log includes arrests for OUI, and minors in possession of alcohol.

Press conference on alleged rape of UMass student

A press conference was held at the UMass Police Department on Oct. 22 regarding an alleged rape of a female student in her dorm room on Oct. 13. UMass students also commented on the incident.

Four Pittsfield teens charged with raping UMass student

Four men have been arrested and charged with raping a female University of Massachusetts student in a UMass residence hall, University officials said.

New UMass police chief stepping in and reaching out

John K. Horvath hopes to meet as many students and faculty as possible as he takes on his newest job as the University of Massachusetts police chief.

Weekend Crime Log

With Soulfest and the Spring Concert at the Mullins, the UMPD had to be on their toes all weekend. Here is the crime log for the past few days.

Rape reported at Spring Concert

At approximately 11p.m. on Sunday, a University of Massachusetts student was sexually assaulted outside of the Mullins Center.

Fight for your rights

A UMPD officer and an attorney from Student Legal Services spoke on Thursday of the rights of individuals during face-to-face encounters with police officers.

Police state school

Columnist Kim Ovitz thinks the police presence on campus is getting excessive – and could warp campus culture.

UMass crime log Feb. 18 to Feb. 23

Here’s a look at the police log from the past week for the University of Massachusetts Police Department.

Vehicle ablaze at entrance to lower garage of Campus Center

At approximately 7:30 p.m. Friday, a vehicle caught fire nearly 200 ft. from the entrance to the lower garage of the Campus Center, blocking visitors to the campus center from entering or leaving the lower garage and its surrounding vicinity.

UMPD officers file suit against department over audio surveillance

The lawsuit was prompted after the discovery of audio surveillance equipment that was recording on-duty officers from a number of the police station’s ceilings at all hours.

UMass crime log: Feb. 6 to Feb. 12

Here’s a look at the UMass crime log from over the long weekend.

UMPD seeking help identifying individuals

The UMass Police Department is seeking help identifying participants in the post-Super Bowl disturbance in Southwest.

Video: Witnessing the Southwest Super Bowl reaction

Collegian producer Ryan Pollack gives his account of Southwest after the Super Bowl.

Sylvan dorm suffers break-ins

Unidentified men broke into two rooms in Brown dormitory Friday night, stealing a laptop, a television and a refrigerator.