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Obituary: UMass junior Erick Kang’Ethe remembered as a passionate soccer fan and good friend

Obituary: UMass junior Erick Kang’Ethe remembered as a passionate soccer fan and good friend

By Kathrine Esten, Assistant News Editor

November 6, 2019

“Everyone who met Erick loved him. His sense of humor, charm and impeccable style made him an unforgettable person to everyone that interacted with him,” one friend said about UMass junior Erick Kang’Ethe, who passed away last week.

Second annual Asian American Film Festival to center on themes of intersectional identity across three evenings

Second annual Asian American Film Festival to center on themes of intersectional identity across three evenings

By Chris McLaughlin, Assistant News Editor

November 6, 2019

UMass’ Asian American Film Festival returns for its second year from Nov. 6 to 8, hosted by the Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center and this year focuses on the theme of “Identities that Shape Us” in the Asian/Asian-American community.

GALLERY: Best of October 2019

November 5, 2019

See the Collegian’s best photos from October. Photos by Anish Roy, Mehroz Kapadia, Eva Trainer, Parker Peters, Nina Walat, Matt Berg, Lynus Erickson, Kira Johnson....

Karen Suyemoto leads an interactive workshop discussing resistance and diversity in the classroom

Karen Suyemoto leads an interactive workshop discussing resistance and diversity in the classroom

By Meghan Sorensen, Collegian Staff

November 5, 2019

At the University of Massachusetts on Monday afternoon, UMass Boston professor Karen Suyemoto hosted an interactive workshop to benefit educators. Suyemoto, a professor of psychology, Asian-American studies and critical ethnic and community studies, held “Engaging Students and Reducing Resistance...

UMPD Logs: Friday, Nov. 1 – Sunday, Nov. 3

UMPD Logs: Friday, Nov. 1 – Sunday, Nov. 3

By Abigail Charpentier and Will Mallas

November 5, 2019

Several intoxicated parties were reported for Halloween weekend.

APD Logs: Friday, Nov. 1 – Sunday, Nov. 3

APD Logs: Friday, Nov. 1 – Sunday, Nov. 3

By Kathrine Esten and Ana Pietrewicz

November 5, 2019

APD Logs: An immature pizza toss, a large and injured vulture and a man with brass knuckles who was “just kidding.”

UMass names new vice chancellor for student affairs and campus life

UMass names new vice chancellor for student affairs and campus life

By Irina Costache, Assistant News Editor

November 4, 2019

The new appointee served prior as vice chancellor for student affairs at the University of Mississippi.

UMass chancellor’s statement on BDS event draws response

UMass chancellor’s statement on BDS event draws response

By Will Katcher, Assistant Photo Editor

November 4, 2019

Student groups and faculty reacted to Subbaswamy’s statement disagreeing with the Nov. 12 BDS event in which he calls for the campus community to “step outside our own echo-chambers.”

UMass reports death of undergraduate student, found near McGuirk

UMass reports death of undergraduate student, found near McGuirk

By Cassandra McGrath, Assistant News Editor

October 31, 2019

A UMass student died outside of McGuirk Alumni Stadium on Wednesday.

UMass reports unattended death near McGuirk Alumni Stadium on Wednesday

UMass reports unattended death near McGuirk Alumni Stadium on Wednesday

By Abigail Charpentier, News Editor

October 31, 2019

UMass Police, local fire departments, area hazardous materials units and the Massachusetts State Police responded to the “unattended death of an adult male.”

SGA subcommittee starts impeachment investigation of President Timmy Sullivan

SGA subcommittee starts impeachment investigation of President Timmy Sullivan

By Kathrine Esten, Assistant News Editor

October 31, 2019

An impeachment investigation of SGA President Timmy Sullivan has been initiated following a petition, signed by over 100 students, which was submitted to the subcommittee on rules and ethics.