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Environmental leaders gathered together at the end of the summit for a photo commemorating their collective accomplishments and passion for helping the planet. Photo Credit: Adam Perri.
Environmental leaders spark change at the Community Action Works Summit
Rena Weafer, Editor-in-Chief • July 2, 2024

On Saturday, June 22, leaders from environmental conservation organizations across five states gathered together to collaborate on pressing environmental issues at the Community Action Works Local Environmental Leadership Summit. The Summit, organized...

Megan Thee Stallion walking down the stairs as fire goes off on the stage. Photo by Olivia Reid/ Photography Editor.
Day Three: Chappell Roan, Hozier, and The Killers bring Boston Calling to a Spectacular Finish
Rena Weafer, Editor-in-Chief • June 1, 2024

Everyone at Day Three of Boston Calling was on edge with anticipation for the day to come. The air was even warmer than the day before, prompting...

Students relax and do work together in the Campus Center as the semester winds down. Photo by Saichand Chowdary / Mass Media Staff
Semester reflections: A mix of emotions in the journey of higher education
Anuoluwapo Mokuolu, Contributing Writer • May 14, 2024

We are at that time of the semester. Deadlines are looming, finals are just around the corner and some students are graduating in a few weeks. So much is expected to happen over the days left in the semester. While UMass Boston students are engrossed...

After a horrific accident, Joe DiPersio has resigned from The Mass Media. Get well soon and best wishes! Illustration by Bianca Oppedisano / Mass Media Staff
Due to a terrible accident, I hereby resign from my post
Joe DiPersio, Humor Editor • May 14, 2024

“Sorry, but we were unable to save the butt.” My first reaction to the doctor’s statement was one of denial, but peering across the...

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UMass Boston Softball players gear up at a recent game. Photo provided by Beacons Athletics.
Softball continues strong as season’s end approaches
Liam Crampton, Sports Writer • May 14, 2024

The UMass Boston Softball Team’s regular season is coming to a close, and according to Beacons Athletics, it has been quite a success. In what...

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