September 17, 2014

Scrolling Headlines:

UMass professor Elizabeth Chilton to speak in Madrid and Paris about importance of heritage studies -

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

UMass club rugby hopes to continue momentum despite opening loss -

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Bizarre foods eaten worldwide -

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US should spend more on space -

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Walking through a week of practice with UMass field hockey -

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

UMass receives $37.5 million for environmental and sustainability initiatives -

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Irish coffee recipe -

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

To fight ISIS, US must understand them, not chalk up actions to pure evil -

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

UMass tennis is reloading, not rebuilding in 2014 -

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Fast food workers need more than $7.25 to sustain basic living -

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

UMass men’s cross country season-opening meet -

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

UMass hosts lecture series focused on inequality -

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Ben Roethlisberger: Whipple taught me how to be a pro -

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U2 falls flat on “Songs of Innocence” -

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Recovering from anorexia on a health-obsessed campus -

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Bowling Green achieves upset win, Northern Illinois remains unbeaten -

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UMass grad student spends summer building sustainable homes -

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Versatility of Rodney Mills an effective tool for UMass -

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Jhené Aiko stays strong on “Souled Out” -

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Campus Perspective: New Blue Wall -

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UMass Women into Leadership looks to fight the gender gap

UMass Women into Leadership is a new program for women interested in public service and combatting the gender gap.

No. 11 UMass women’s lacrosse ends regular season with undefeated A-10 record for fourth straight season with win over Duquesne

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The Minutewomen defeated Duquesne in their season finale on Sunday, 16-8, for their fourth straight perfect Atlantic 10 record.

Ted Bunch, activist on ending violence against women, comes to UMass

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Ted Bunch lectures gender norms and violence against women.

UMass women’s lacrosse pulls away from Vanderbilt in season opener

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

The Minutewomen opened the second half with four unanswered goals on their way to a 13-6 victory in their season opener against the Commodores.

Pro-life and death in Texas

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“Using women’s bodies as political battlegrounds is something Texas has gotten [too] good at,” says Hannah Sparks who discusses the latest development in the poor state of women’s reproductive rights in Texas.

Minutewomen begin NCAA Tournament play Saturday against Virginia

The Massachusetts field hockey team avoided the play-in game and will get Virginia out of the ACC in the first round.

UMass field hockey hits the road looking to clinch top playoff spot

The UMass field hockey team travels to Lock Haven and Saint Francis for the last two games of the regular season, hoping to hold on to the top spot in the Atlantic 10.

More women needed in judicial positions

Jill Correira argues why more women are needed in the judiciary.

Hollywood misrepresents women

Allie Connell uses “The Bechdel Test” to show how Hollywood does not accurately represent women.

UMass women’s track and field gets off to strong start

Minutewomen placed second at Sorlion Invitational and produced NE qualifying performances at GoRhody.

A Bond Among Men

Collegian Correspondent Ryan Ford shares the qualities you need to be just like a Bond.

Mind the gender gap during Women’s History Month

Emma Sandler looks at the history of women’s rights and how it affects one of today’s most heated political topics, abortion rights.

The Oscars are a boy’s club

Collegian columnist Victoria Knobloch notes a lack of representation of female filmmakers in Oscar nominations.

Women locked inside the television

Columnist Victoria Knobloch discusses the abundance of female protagonists on television this season but those shows’ lack of a true female voice.

The Next Generation of Online Romance?

Match.com. eHarmony. Lavalife. A new name has entered the “e-love” stratosphere – this time, though, the focus is not on forging relationships but sustaining them.