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The Zoo Report: Marissa Parella on the UMass PINK ambassador team and girl code

The Zoo Report: Marissa Parella on the UMass PINK ambassador team and girl code

Kacey Connolly, Chloe Lindahl, and Katherine Kelley

October 18, 2019

Tune in to hear about female representation in the business field and how far the lengths of girl code go.

TransAtlantic Soccer Podcast: Bulgaria vs. England and racism in soccer

TransAtlantic Soccer Podcast: Bulgaria vs. England and racism in soccer

Jacob Robson, Alejandro Winsor, and Joshua Crespo

October 17, 2019

Tune in to hear the boys talk Bulgaria versus England.

UMass People Finder to add pronouns to honor International Pronouns Day

UMass People Finder to add pronouns to honor International Pronouns Day

Brian Choquet, News Editor

October 17, 2019

"As a nonbinary trans person who uses they/them pronouns, I get misgendered every day...You end up feeling marginalized and invisible, with few people seeing you for who you are."

Former NBA commissioner talks China controversy at UMass

Former NBA commissioner talks China controversy at UMass

Chase Purrington, Sports Editor

October 17, 2019

While the NBA boils in social conflict, David Stern delivered a lecture on Wednesday night, in part to discuss social responsibility. 

What is impeachment and how does it work?

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Amelia Marceau, Writer

October 17, 2019

President Trump's term may be over before impeachment proceedings begin.

A TOAST to improv

The stage TOAST improv troupe performed on the evening of Oct. 11, 2019.

Emilee Klein, Writer

October 16, 2019

UMass Comedy League’s improv troupe gives insight into their process and values

Housing inequality in Amherst

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Quinn Breen, Contributor

October 11, 2019

Amherst residents are being pushed out of the housing market to make room for students who are being forced to move off-campus.

Why the Kennedy name is no longer enough

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Amelia Marceau, Writer

October 10, 2019

Kennedy versus Markey is the Democratic match-up many around the country have been watching

Meet Julia Fox, SGA’s associate speaker

Meet Julia Fox, SGA’s associate speaker

Faith Cardoza and Vincent Rossi

October 9, 2019

Associate Speaker, Julia Fox, wants students to know that SGA is a resource for students and SGA is here to support and represent everyone at UMass.

EEE: What is it, and how can you stay safe?

EEE: What is it, and how can you stay safe?

Rachel Swansburg

October 9, 2019

The 2019 outbreak is the worst Massachusetts has seen in over 50 years.

“I would be a great diva!”: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg brings laughs and inspiration to Amherst College

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg sits on stage with Amherst College President Carolyn “Biddy” Martin on Oct. 3, 2019.

Caeli Chesin and Brian Choquet

October 4, 2019

“It's just crazy because I have a bobblehead of her at my house and so getting to see her speak in person is almost surreal.”

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