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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
GWIS "Safe at Work" Campaign

Posted by Rhiannon Snide on October 25, 2017 · Leave a Comment Graduate women in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at the University of Massachusetts have developed the #SafeAtWork campaign to end sexual harassment around the University.

The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
SGA passes resolution denouncing immigration ban

Posted by Rhiannon Snide on February 3, 2017 · Leave a Comment The Student Government Association has called on the University of Massachusetts to publicly condemn President Trump's executive order on immigration, in a unanimous vote on Monday, Jan. 30.

The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Palestinian university students shine light on education struggles in Palestine

Posted by Rhiannon Snide on April 11, 2016 · 2 Comments A group of about 30 students gathered in the University of Massachusetts' Campus Center Thursday to hear how Israeli colonialism has shaped education in Palestine from two current Palestinian university students.

The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Verizon employees protest on Route 9

Posted by Rhiannon Snide on April 21, 2016 · Leave a Comment Wailing car horns have overwhelmed the 100-meter strip on Route 9 passing by Hadley's only Verizon Wireless store for the last week in support of the numerous Verizon Wireless employees protesting corporate greed within the company.

The New Times Rwanda
US 2016 election: Embassy officials expect peaceful transition of power

Officials from the US Embassy in Rwanda, yesterday, predicted a peaceful transition of power to ensue in the US as results of the presidential election unfolded. Based on America's longstanding record of democratic and nonviolent elections, US embassy officials stated they believe this tradition of diplomacy will continue, regardless of whether the Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, or Republican candidate Donald Trump, wins the election.

The New Times Rwanda
Americans in Rwanda speak out on US elections

With just hours until the opening of polls for one of the most contentious presidential elections in US history, there is a sense of uncertainty and unease within the American community in Rwanda. "Almost every day the topic of the US elections has been coming up in conversation.