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Where Did Boston Schools Rank in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 Best Colleges?

Gather ’round everyone, for U.S. News & World Report has released its 2017 Best Colleges ranking, and there is much trash-talking to be had with the […]

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How Can UMass Get More Women to Participate in Sports?

Even as the landmark Title IX legislation approaches 45 next year, the gender participation gap in collegiate sports is a persistent issue for many schools, […]

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UMass RAs Call Harambe Jokes ‘Micro-Aggressions,’ Potential Title IX Violations

Like the Rickroll and Crying Jordan before it, the Harambe meme is worn out. Like, Orange Line upholstery worn out. The gorilla was shot and killed […]

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The ‘Glorious’ Dining Halls at UMass Amherst Are the Best in the Country

The results are in, and apparently UMass Amherst students are dining on the best college food in the country, says The Princeton Review. The ruling […]

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UMass Amherst A Capella Groups to Compete on Sing It On

Two groups from the University of Massachusetts Amherst will be featured on the a capella documentary series Sing It On, which premieres its second season […]

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Executive Pay at UMass Keeps on Going Up

Even as it’s getting more and more expensive to be a UMass student, it’s also getting more and more lucrative to lead the university system. […]

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A UMass Degree Just Got More Expensive

As the cost of going to college in this country keeps swelling, and as student debt is piling up to frightening heights, it just got […]

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New England Revolution Eyeing Move to Dorchester’s Bayside Expo Center

UMass officials are reportedly in preliminary talks with the Kraft family regarding the possibility of moving the New England Revolution to the former site of […]

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UMass Is Divesting from Direct Fossil Fuel Holdings

The University of Massachusetts is taking a big step to fight climate change. Officials announced this week that the university will be divesting its endowment […]

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UMass Seniors Recreate Game of Thrones Title Sequence for Thesis Project

A pair of students from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth have taken their love of Game of Thrones to another level. According to the Boston […]

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Report: UMass Presidents Receive Perks, Gobs of Money

A new report published Thursday by the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and WGBH News reveals the bevy of perks showered upon administrators at […]

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UMass Student Attacked by Armed Men Inside Freshman Dorm

A UMass Amherst student was attacked by armed men inside a freshman dormitory building Thursday night, sending the campus into lockdown. UMass Police Chief Tyrone […]

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UMaine Offering Tuition for Mass. Students at UMass Prices

The University of Maine is drastically cutting tuition for out-of-state students in the Northeast, in an effort to spark some interest in the state’s flagship school. As […]

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UMass Foundation to Divest $770 Million Endowment from Coal Companies

Climate change activists scored a major victory Thursday, as the UMass Foundation announced it would divest its UMass Foundation to Divest $770 Million Endowment From […]

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Men With Disabilities More Likely to Be Victims of Sexual Violence, Study Says

Men with disabilities are more likely to be victims of sexual violence during their lifetimes than men without any disabilities, according to a national study […]