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Photo of Chancellor Subbaswamy welcoming new Students at the 2021 New Student Convocation. Photo credit: umass Instagram
Chancellor Subaswammy Announces His Retirement For July of 2023
Kate Katz, Writer
In an email to the UMass community on June 2, 2022, Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy announced that he will be retiring at the end of June 2023.
Southwest Towers. Photo by John Phelan - creative commons
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.
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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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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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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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Brady & Les on stage together in Burlington, VT (Juliet Margola)
100 Gecs: an alternative duo dedicated to hyper-pop
Juliet Margola, Contributor
Dylan Brady and Laura Les formed the group back in 2015 in their hometown of St. Louis.
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OP-Ed: The Boston Celtics defense will help them hoist banner 18
OP-Ed: The Boston Celtics defense will help them hoist banner 18
Chris Rodriguez, Writer
The Boston Celtics and Golden State Warriors will face off in the NBA Finals. Chris Rodriguez looks into how each team can come out victorious.
The Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat and finally get over the hump
The Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat and finally get over the hump
Taylor Lee, Sports Editor
Did you forget how much this special run has meant for the Celtics? Don't worry, Taylor Lee will remind you.
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