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UMass men’s soccer look to surprise the Atlantic 10 conference for the second consecutive season -

September 30, 2016

Third and 20 S2 Episode 8 -

September 29, 2016

Author, poet and ex-con gives talk on criminal justice reform -

September 29, 2016

Israeli writer Ari Shavit speaks at Integrative Learning Center -

September 29, 2016

Alex DeSantis continues strong play for UMass men’s soccer as season reaches midway point -

September 29, 2016

Andrew Ford looks to continue to lead UMass football’s torrid offensive passing attack -

September 29, 2016

Sunset Grill and Pizza adjusts as a new restaurant in Amherst -

September 29, 2016

UMass field hockey falls 8-1 to No. 1 UConn -

September 29, 2016

Offensive-oriented practices hold high hopes for UMass women’s soccer with A-10 opener Thursday -

September 29, 2016

Hyper-stress on college campuses: a culture of high achievement leads to increased rates of mental illnesses -

September 29, 2016

Race of candidates should not affect voter turnout -

September 29, 2016

Students share what keeps them happy during the fall -

September 29, 2016

Harvest’s millennial-pandering replacement to Chameleon Cold Brew leaves caffeine fans at a loss -

September 29, 2016

Guide to fall 5K races and beyond -

September 29, 2016

UMass Votes Coalition hosts voter registration event -

September 28, 2016

Brettell presents on U.S. immigration policies -

September 28, 2016

UMass field hockey team seeks revenge against undefeated UConn -

September 28, 2016

UMass running back Marquis Young looks to build off momentum gained against Mississippi State -

September 28, 2016

UMass hockey announces captains for 2016-17 season -

September 28, 2016

Andy Isabella finds his niche within the UMass football offense -

September 28, 2016

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

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There are better ways that UMass could handle Blarney.

Amherst Police Log: Feb. 26-28

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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

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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

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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.

UMPD will require officers to carry opioid overdose-reversing drug Narcan

Robert Rigo/ Daily Collegian

Funding for the drug will come from the department’s own budget and is expected to cost approximately $2,000.

VIDEO: Students respond to campus safety concerns

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In light of Oregon shootings, students are asked if they feel safe at UMass.