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Amazon textbook contract ending in December 2018 -

October 19, 2017

UMass field hockey heads into crucial A-10 matchup -

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2017 Hockey Special Issue -

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International Relations Club tackles tough issues at ‘Foreign Policy Coffee Hour’ -

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Sexual assault reports spike on campus -

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Californian students react to wildfires back home -

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‘My Little Pony: The Movie’ is a surprising animated treat, whether you’re a fan of the show or not -

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With a young team, Carvel is preparing the UMass hockey team to thrive -

October 19, 2017

Letter: UMass hockey is great, but where are the students? -

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Boino’s blast gives UMass men’s soccer sole possession of first place in the Atlantic 10 -

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UMass freshmen look to play physical, make an impact and improve early on -

October 19, 2017

UMass hockey sets out to create new program, identity in 2017-18 -

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Cale Makar: UMass hockey’s crown jewel -

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Ames: If first four games are any indicator, this UMass hockey season could differ for the better -

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Josh Couturier looks to find where he fits within UMass lineup -

October 19, 2017

The straw man fallacy: missing the point on Indigenous Peoples Day -

October 19, 2017

Power to the Thin Mint: improve the Girls Scouts program -

October 19, 2017

‘Blade Runner 2049’ has a lot of ideas that it fails to develop -

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Early season challenge awaits for UMass hockey in weekend set with Ohio State -

October 18, 2017

UMass Professor Barbara Krauthamer receives award from Association of Black Women Historians -

October 18, 2017

Reserving the right energy for the final push

Jeffrey Ayers explains ways to de-stress during finals, and the importance of taking study breaks.

MASSPIRG holds panel to discuss solutions for high textbook prices

A panel was held to discuss the library’s Open Textbook Initiative.

Letter to the Editor: Open Education Initiative could save students money

A representative from the SGA urges faculty to use Open Educational Resources to cut down on the rising cost of textbooks.

Enduring the 2016 Tower Run at Du Bois Library

The ultimate test of campus stamina had another successful year.

SGA expands composting with pilot program

The program will test the effectiveness of using more bins around the UMass campus, according to the SGA’s secretary of sustainability.

‘Through the Photographer’s Eyes’ exhibit highlights photojournalism in today’s media

The Diana Mara Henry exhibit in the W. E. B. Du Bois Library shows the power and relevance of photography starting in the 1970s.

SGA, MassPIRG work together on open source textbook initiative

Open source textbooks would only cost students the amount necessary to print them, according to Matthew Martin, coordinator of MassPIRG’s Affordable Textbooks Campaign.

First annual Tower Run up the W.E.B. Du Bois Library’s 440 steps to be held Thursday

All proceeds from the event will go toward the UMass Amherst Libraries Facilities Fund to upgrade spaces for student use.

Retiring Director of Libraries Jay Schafer fondly recalls his time at UMass

After holding the position for 11 years, Schafer plans to retire once a replacement is found.

Two thefts reported at library

There was a report of two thefts on floors 12 and 20 of the W.E.B. Du Bois Library on Wednesday afternoon.

Library labyrinth targets stress

Matt Modica/Collegian

Students at UMass have a new way to de-stress on the ninth floor of the library, just in time for finals week.

Jodi Picoult to be the guest speaker for Dinner with Friends

Author Jodi Picoult will be speaking at a dinner at the W.E.B. Du Bois Library, to which she recently donated some of her writings.

Former Chancellor John Lombardi speaks on money allocation, student responsibility

VIDEO: Former University of Massachusetts Chancellor John Lombardi came to the W.E.B. Du Bois library on Jan. 29 to speak before students and faculty on the issues facing the university. Christina Yacono and Conor Snell reporting.

Who’s behind the murals in W.E.B. Du Bois?

There are a number of morals in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library staircase walls. And they are all painted by UMass students.

Behind the murals: Former UMass student dedicates first to Parks

Ever wondered who is behind the extravagant murals in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library stairwells? Library intern Kiri Mullen explores the artwork’s history.

Du Bois papers now available on the Web

Over 30,000 linear feet of books and archives belonging to W.E.B. Du Bois are now accessible on the UMass Library’s website.

Talk to you later, instead of never

Project Instead is a unique organization aimed at educating Americans on the dangers of texting while driving by employing a number of viral campaigns.

UMass ranks among rockin’ colleges

AOL’s Spinner.com named the University of Massachusetts the number 18 school for producing musically successful and influential alumni last week.