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Webster Hall’s gender neutral bathrooms, a part of UMass Amherst’s Gender-Inclusive Housing program.
Webster Hall residents start gender-neutral bathroom accessibility campaign
Mark Doherty, Writer
A collective of genderqueer students in Webster Hall’s Gender-Inclusive Housing program are seeking to change the low number of gender-neutral bathrooms in their residential hall.
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What Didn’t Happen at the 2022 Primetime Emmy Awards?
Cass Salot, TV/Film Editor

The 2022 Primetime Emmy Awards aired on Monday Sept. 12, with host and long-time Saturday Night Live cast member Kenan Thompson hosting. Thompson is a change in pace from three-time host Jimmy Kimmel, who still managed to...

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UMass students share their perspectives on fashion
UMass students share their perspectives on fashion
Hannah Stryke, Writer
A question we often ask ourselves is whether or not we have a sense of style or if we truly understand fashion. But what exactly is fashion? What distinguishes someone from either having or not having style? After speaking with various students around campus, I have found an answer.
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The toll of being a new student on mental health: Advice for college freshman from fellow students
Alexandra Greenberg, Co-Social Media Editor
With the fall semester beginning, it's important to discuss the effects of entering a new school as an incoming freshman. Most new students feel anxious and unsure of how to handle this new environment. Here are a few tips to make the transition more seamless and enjoyable based on what has helped me and a few other students in the past. 
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Green River Music Festival 2021 (Music Festival Wizard)
A guide for local music festivals this summer
Sean Dunham, Music Editor
Buy your tickets fast, as these six music festivals are coming soon.
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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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The Celtics season has not even started and its looking doom and gloom
The Celtics season has not even started and its looking doom and gloom
Eric Lee, Writer
The Celtics are the balls right? Well at the moment it's looking more doom and gloom than sunshine and rainbows. Eric Lee looks into the Celtics' miserable September.
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.
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