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UMass tries to meet demand in ‘tighter’ housing market
Selene Bonafini, Writer
With the “tight” and “expensive” off-campus housing market and increasing demand for on-campus housing, due to higher enrollment rates, UMass tries to accommodate students with triples, quads, and housing in local hotels.
Student Debt Crisis: Will it be Cancelled?
Student Debt Crisis: Will it be Cancelled?
Zach Steward, Politics/Op-ed Editor

Joe Biden will never cancel student debt. Why? While some say it’s because he can’t, that he has to go through Congress to do so, I say otherwise. He could easily cancel them with the stroke of a pen via executive order....

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month: What To Do If You Are Struggling This April
Sexual Assault Awareness Month: What To Do If You Are Struggling This April
Aliana Liz Tavares, Writer
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and while highlighting and acknowledging an issue is the first step to fixing it–thinking of personal issues is inevitable and distressing. Here are some tips to overcome uncomfortable thoughts and feelings this month.
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on flickr (https://www.flickr.com/photos/seeminglee/4556156477/sizes/l/)
Five LGBTQ books to add to your reading list
Maggie Norton, Writer
Explore five interesting and imaginative LGBTQ books that should be added to your bookshelf immediately.
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Offical Poster for the O-Hill Festival. Courtesy of Sawyer Phillips
A Look Inside The O-Hill Music Festival
Shanti Furtado, Writer
Though this school year is quickly coming to a close, one thing is for certain: the music scene is not.
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Bean’s Bops: Best Years of Pop
Bean’s Bops: Best Years of Pop
Emma Calnan
Emma, Neelima and Rory feel nostalgic now that graduation is looming.
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Op-Ed: Is this the last run at the cup for this Bruins core?
Op-Ed: Is this the last run at the cup for this Bruins core?
Eric Lee, Writer
The boys are buzzing into Carolina, but this could be their last run together. A look into the Bruins quest for the cup.
NBA Playoff Preview: Celtics v Bucks
NBA Playoff Preview: Celtics v Bucks
Chris Rodriguez, Writer
The Milwaukee Bucks are set to face off against the Boston Celtics in the second round of this year's playoffs. Chris Rodriguez looks into how each team can advance to the eastern conference finals.
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Forrest at the protest holding a sign she made of a sunflower, the flower of Ukraine. Photo courtesy of Presley Forrest.
UKRAINIAN STUDENT FEATURE: PRESLEY FORREST ‘23
Christina Loberti , Writer
B&Q at PWI: Pilot
B&Q at PWI: Pilot
Zach Steward, Op/Ed Editor
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