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SGA vice president will resign at the end of the semester -

December 2, 2016

Raise the Flag protestors praise -

December 2, 2016

Dining and Housekeeping employees at Smith College seek new contract -

December 1, 2016

In response to election, immigration lawyer briefs students on potential changes -

December 1, 2016

Avinoam Patt discusses the role of displaced Jews in the creation of Israel -

December 1, 2016

UMass women’s basketball falls to Hartford, snaps three-game winning streak -

December 1, 2016

Brison Gresham makes long awaited debut for UMass men’s basketball -

December 1, 2016

UMass hockey hosts No. 12 Notre Dame in Hockey East doubleheader -

December 1, 2016

UMass men’s basketball picks up fourth straight win as it tops Wagner Wednesday night at Mullins Center -

December 1, 2016

UMass hockey gets chance to bond during trip to Belfast -

December 1, 2016

The true backbone of America -

December 1, 2016

Letter: Craig’s Place to fight against fatal budget cuts -

December 1, 2016

Enduring the 2016 Tower Run at Du Bois Library -

December 1, 2016

C.J. Anderson, Malik Hines each have career nights in UMass men’s basketball’s win over Wagner -

November 30, 2016

Panelists talk about their experiences with incarceration in the Feinberg Lecture Series -

November 30, 2016

Suzanne Fenton discusses the effects of early life chemical exposure -

November 30, 2016

Christmas tree farmers discuss effects of New England drought on their harvest -

November 30, 2016

UMass men’s basketball’s frontcourt looks to build on solid start to season -

November 30, 2016

UMass men’s basketball takes three-game winning streak into Wagner game Wednesday -

November 30, 2016

Burning the flag is not the answer -

November 30, 2016

Man allegedly crashes a stolen motor vehicle after short-lived pursuit

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Amherst experiences a relatively quiet weekend as students departed for spring break.

UMass will continue to review campus security in wake of three incidents of firearms in past five months

(Robert Rigo/ Daily Collegian)

University officials say they will continue to review and improve security on campus.

Students say police were ‘respectful’ during Blarney weekend

Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian

Some students at the University of Massachusetts question need for such a heavy police presence during weekend of “Blarney Blowout.”

Two years and 200 cops later: How the University has adopted its policies for Blarney weekend

Judith Gibson-Okunieff/Daily Collegian

There are better ways that UMass could handle Blarney.

Amherst Police Log: Feb. 26-28

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Amherst College student arrested for alleged use of counterfeit bills, while a man’s laundry was ruined after unknown vandal put feces in a washing machine.

Amherst Police Log: Feb. 19-21

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

A man was arrested after punching a female Amherst Police Officer in the face, and a woman called police after being hit in the face with a dead squirrel.

STORIFY: Updates on armed assault by two suspects at Pierpont Hall

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

One suspect, William McKeown, 19, of Framingham, has turned himself into Framingham Police. See how the story unfolded.

Suspect in custody in connection with armed assault incident

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

William McKeown, 19, of Framingham, is in Framingham Police custody on an outstanding warrant in connection with the University of Massachusetts Police Department’s investigation into Thursday’s assault at Pierpont Hall.

New UMass Police Chief Tyrone Parham excited to join campus community

(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

Parham touched on variety of campus safety points Friday, including that the University has recently checked all Blue Lights on campus, and its working to remind the community to “remain vigilant” of safety.

SLIDESHOW: Tyrone Parham Sworn in as Police Chief

Tyrone A. Parham was sworn in as UMPD Police Chief on Friday. 
(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

UMass police chief hiring procedure involves input from across campus

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

In selecting a new police chief over winter break, the University demonstrated a long withstanding procedure for the hiring of a high-profile position.

Patrick Durocher rape trial enters third day

(Mark Chiarelli/Daily Collegian)

Eight witnesses testified Wednesday, providing further details on the 2013 night in question.

UMPD plans to change sexual assault crime alert policies following student criticism

(Collegian file photo)

Student-sent email prompts discussion of how to handle crime alert within UMass Police.

A year in review: Notable UMass news from 2015

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View a slideshow of the top UMass news stories in 2015.

UMPD investigating alleged sexual assault on UMass campus

UMass Police Department
Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

A woman told police that she was pushed to the ground by an unidentified male and was sexually assaulted by use of his hand early Friday morning.

Area governors hope to see more blue light stations installed at UMass

Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian

Governors say that students are concerned they can’t always see the emergency stations from various areas on campus.

UMass Amazing Race sees spike in competitors

Bryn Rothschild-Shea/Daily Collegian

This semester’s Amazing Race, which was held Friday, attracted 35 team and more than 100 competitors.

Students should reject NYPD on campus

(Robert Rigo/Daily Collegian)

Will Keve implores UMass to listen to student feedback and reject Joseph Riley for police chief.

UMass announces three finalists in police chief search, campus forums to be held for candidates

Stephen Treat/Collegian File Photo

Joseph R. Riley, Tyrone A. Parham and Thomas Y. Trawick, Jr. will participate in campus forums over the next two weeks.

UMass dining services employee fired, issued no trespass order after bringing gun on campus

(Collegian File Photo)

The man showed .380-caliber handgun stored in the trunk of his car to two fellow employees at the end of a shift on Oct. 22.