HIGHER EDUCATION

The Baylor University Lady Bears women's basketball team delivered a stunning double-digit defeat Thursday to the University of Connecticut Huskies, ending a 126-game regular season winning streak that spanned more than four years.

The No. 8 Lady Bears beat the No. 1 Huskies 68-57 at home in front of more than 10,000 fans at the Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas.

The UMass Amherst campus.
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UMass Amherst has come under criticism for recently asking a student to take down an anti-Nazi sign from her dorm room window.

When a college student is found guilty of sexual assault, many schools won’t note it on their academic transcripts. University of Vermont sophomore, Syd Ovitt, has launched a campaign to change this, and legislators are paying attention.

Western New England University in Springfield, Massachusetts. Commentator Robert Chipkin recently noticed that students, staff and faculty there often hold doors open for each other.
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Early in the morning or late at night, even in the most crowded times between classes, it is nearly impossible to approach an entranceway without someone holding the door open to let a nearby someone in.

UMass Amherst Launches Student-Run Sustainable Vineyard

Nov 21, 2018
Students at UMass work on the vineyard.
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UMass Amherst has created a vineyard for students to get first-hand experience in growing wine-quality grapes.

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