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Survivor’s Justice Coalition holds meeting to discuss sexual violence on campus
Survivor’s Justice Coalition holds meeting to discuss sexual violence on campus
Maddie Fabian, News Editor
On Tuesday, the Survivor’s Justice Coalition (SJC) held its first general body meeting of the semester to platform the student population, discuss plans for the year and organize around holding the administration accountable.
UMass Student Farmer’s Market Emphasizes Community and Sustainability
UMass Student Farmer’s Market Emphasizes Community and Sustainability
Maddie Fabian and Julie Punzak
The UMass Student Farmers’ Market, a collaboration between the Permaculture Initiative and the UMass Student Farm, fosters weekly community connections over farm-fresh food, handmade crafts and secondhand clothing.
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Northampton’s Stayin’ Alive
Northampton’s Stayin’ Alive
Chelsea Staub, Lifestyle Editor
By 11 p.m., the club was booming. Almost everyone who had entered now danced under a disco ball, shaking and moving with plastic cups in their hands on a Saturday night while the DJ played Afrobeats and Reggaeton.
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Dating as a Woman of Color at UMass Sucks
Dating as a Woman of Color at UMass Sucks
Raksha Pokharel, Writer
Navigating the dating scene has its challenges for everyone, but this process can be especially arduous for women of color at predominantly white institutions (PWI) like UMass. All women face similar issues, but it's often heightened for women of color. Issues of cultural differences, existing outside of the beauty standard, and oversexualization are problems too familiar to WOC. 
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Midnights Album Cover (Spotify)
Pop Taylor Swift is back!
Mohit Ahuja, Contributor
With the release of "Midnights," Swift broke the all-time record for the largest streaming week for an album by a female artist.
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Being Funny in a Foreign Language Album Cover (Pitchfork)
The 1975's "Being Funny in a Foreign Language" deserves a standing ovation
Sean Dunham, Music Editor
Lead singer Matty Healy opens up about hardships with love and how to heal from the pain in a masterpiece of an album.
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Led by Tafara Gapare’s 15 points, the UMass bench outscores the starters in an 87-73 win for the Minutemen.
Led by Tafara Gapare’s 15 points, the UMass bench outscores the starters in an 87-73 win for the Minutemen.
Brendan Cassidy, Contributor
The Minutemen shoot an absurd 68% in the first half en route to their sixth straight win.
The Minutemen tied the River Hawks Saturday night, ultimately losing in a shootout
The Minutemen tied the River Hawks Saturday night, ultimately losing in a shootout
John Ruggiero, Writer
UMass Minutemen Hockey tied to Lowell on Saturday, now all eyes are on another Hockey East opponent in Merrimack.
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