UMass geoscience graduate student dies

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Aaron Beltzer, from Wayne, New Jersey, died off campus on Wednesday

Senior Columns 2015-2016

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Collegian Seniors reflect on their time at UMass and the Collegian

The journey to becoming a sports writer

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Jason Kates explains his four-year evolution into a full-fledged sports writer.

Unintentionally finding my way

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Ian Hagerty reflects on his unorthodox route from college to graduation.

UMass Divest to continue campaign of action on Tuesday

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Organizer Sarah Jacqz says that campaign’s action may not come through the occupation of Whitmore

No, college shouldn’t be free

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Lucas Coughlin argues that although recent college graduates face a harsh economic outlook after graduation, adopting a free higher education system will not solve the issue.

When UMiss UMass

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Gabby Vacarelo discusses how being home for break made her miss living at school

Don’t panic: Trigger warnings aren’t destroying intellectual thought

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William Keve argues that there is no national movement among college students to censor discussion of mature topics, and examines the misunderstanding of trigger warnings.

Saying goodbye to childhood: a possible final snow day

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Justin Surgent relates the snow day to the process of reaching adulthood.

No student input on bulk YCMP sales

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Alex Major, a Governor of the Undergraduate Economics Club, argues that the lack of student input and democratic access on the use of YCMP swipes is yet another opaque UMass Dining policy.

UMass students organize teach-in event in attempt to decrease cost of enrollment

UMass senior Preston Davis is organizing a teach-in featuring speeches from faculty, staff and students.

England vs. America: The Drinking Debates

Despite sharing a similar language, England and America vary dramatically on their approaches to one of the undergraduate’s favorite pastimes – alcohol.

Ceci n’est pas une universite

The crisis of meaning which engaged so much of the late 20th century’s attention seems to have disappeared from sight behind the social crises of the past decade.

Molander in process of withdrawing from UMass

Tyler Molander, the University of Massachusetts junior who distributed a letter in Southwest criticizing social interaction at UMass and announcing his intentions to start a “friends club,” has withdrawn from the University.

UMass professor publishes book on race relations

Professor Linda Tropp of the Department of Psychology recently published a book she co-edited with Robyn Mallet of Loyola University of Chicago.

UMass professor publishes book on race relations

Professor Linda Tropp of the Department of Psychology recently published a book she co-edited with Robyn Mallet of Loyola University of Chicago.

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.