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UMass men’s soccer falls 2-0 vs. Colgate -

August 28, 2016

UMass men’s soccer falls to No. 6 Syracuse in season opener -

August 27, 2016

UMass football boasts young, balanced rushing attack going into 2016 season -

August 9, 2016

UMass football looks to add more size, depth on defensive side heading into 2016 -

August 9, 2016

UMass football gets back in action with start of training camp -

August 9, 2016

UMass football coach Mark Whipple announces Ross Comis as starting quarterback, transfer Andrew Ford close behind -

August 8, 2016

Amherst PD to encourage registering off-campus parties with implementation of Party Smart Registration program -

July 23, 2016

UMass Board of Trustees votes 11-2 to raise tuition and fees an average of 5.8 percent -

July 14, 2016

Mike Stone announces retirement following 2017 season -

July 13, 2016

‘Warcraft’ delivers a likeable mess -

July 5, 2016

Former UMass field hockey coach Carla Tagliente accepts job at Princeton -

June 29, 2016

50 Activists attend meeting as UMass Board of Trustees approves motion of divestment from fossil fuel companies -

June 16, 2016

Four former Minutemen depart from UMass hockey program -

June 14, 2016

Boston Calling 2016 delivers rousing farewell to City Hall Plaza -

June 2, 2016

Sufjan Stevens unearths quirk at Boston Calling -

June 2, 2016

The Collegian live tweets Boston Calling -

May 28, 2016

UMass baseball finishes season with sweep over George Mason -

May 22, 2016

UMass women’s lacrosse falls in NCAA quarterfinal -

May 22, 2016

‘Green Room’ is a bloody blast of survival horror -

May 21, 2016

DaLuz: Boston Celtics stuck trudging in the mud -

May 18, 2016

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

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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

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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

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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. 
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UMass police chief hiring procedure involves input from across campus

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

Students should reject NYPD on campus

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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

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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

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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

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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.

UMass students reflect on campus safety after recent college shootings

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Some students questioned the effectiveness of residential security systems and the ease of access to campus.

A University’s approach: How UMass prepares for active shooter, emergency situations

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Campus officials explain how UMass would respond to the threat of an active shooter.

UMass unveils annual security report

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The report was released to students via email Thursday morning, and provided statistics on a variety of crimes and incidents, including reported rapes, domestic violence, burglaries, and others.

Former UMass student charged in connection with 2013 overdose death

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Jesse Carrillo, 27, was charged with involuntary manslaughter and distributing heroin on Monday afternoon.