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UMass Wins Hockey East Tournament Opener During Longest Game In Division I History

Shane Walsh netted the game winning goal more than 11 minutes into the fifth overtime as the Minutemen snuck past Notre Dame on Friday night.

03/07/2015

A woman was seriously injured in a pedestrian accident involving a snowplow Friday in Fitchburg. (Image courtesy of Sentinel and Enterprise)

Woman Seriously Injured By Snowplow In Fitchburg

A woman was seriously injured when a snowplow struck her Friday evening in Fitchburg, police say.

02/20/2015

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UMass Reverses Decision To Ban Iranian Students From Engineering, Science Programs

UMass officials previously said Iranian students would not be admitted to some programs in engineering and natural sciences.

02/18/2015

UMass Amherst campus. (Photo courtesy: UMass Amherst-Facebook)

UMass Bans Iranians From Some Engineering, Science Programs

Effective Feb. 1, the university will not admit students from Iran to certain programs in engineering and natural sciences.

02/16/2015

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Who Should Pay For College?

I don’t have a definitive answer! But I believe that kids should be responsible for some of the cost of college.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/21/2015

UMass Amherst campus. (Photo courtesy: UMass Amherst-Facebook)

UMass Amherst Warns Of Man Peeking Into Dorm Showers

UMass police said in a campus alert they have received four reports of a man peeking into a dorm shower.

11/10/2014

Tuition, Payment

Who Should Pay For College?

High school juniors and seniors took their SATs last Saturday, and of the kids who took the PSATs less than 1 percent will qualify for a merit scholarship.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/10/2014

Police place students under  arrest after the Blarney Blowout got out of control. (Photo by Robert Rizzuto/MassLive.com)

‘Blarney Blowout’ Report Calls Handling Of UMass Event ‘Collective Failure’

Former Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis’ 65-page report says Amherst police were “overwhelmed and unprepared.”

09/19/2014

UMass football at Gillette Stadium (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: UMass Football’s Move To FBS Comes At High Cost

The state’s flagship university is now playing at the NCAA’s highest level. The I-Team finds it’s coming at a high cost, and not everybody is cheering.

09/19/2014

UMass Amherst campus. (Photo courtesy: UMass Amherst-Facebook)

UMass Endowment Grows To Record High $757 Million

The University of Massachusetts’ endowment has grown to record high $757 million after fundraising efforts exceeded expectations during the latest fiscal year.

09/10/2014

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