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This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at U Mass Amherst chapter.

1. On Monday: Notre Dame Cathedral Fire in Paris

This famous church was brought to flames on Monday, where $6.8 million in construction was being done. It has been reported that the roof has collapsed. No deaths were reported from the fire. It was considered to be one of the greatest buildings in the world, known for its amazing French Gothic architecture. Read more about it here.



2. On Monday: Lori Loughlin Pleads Not Guilty

Remember that huge college scandal happening with one of the stars of Full House? That was Lori Loughlin. She pleaded not guilty in a Boston courthouse to the case involving paying for her two daughters to get into one of the top universities in the country: the University of Southern California. You can read more about it here.



3. On Sunday: the new season of Game of Thrones Premiered

Season eight premiered on Sunday night and had many fans excited for what’s ahead for the new season. It began with one of the six final episodes from the T.V. show. The show first premiered in 2011, and you can read more about the unraveling episode here.


4. On Sunday: Fordham University Student Dies

A tragic incident occurred at Fordham University’s campus, where one student died after falling from the clocktower at Keating Hall on campus where she and others went to see the view. Sydney Monfries, 22, was just weeks away from graduating. She was studying Journalism there. 


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Lyla Hyman

U Mass Amherst '21

Lyla is a senior at UMass Amherst. She is studying both Communication and Journalism and is currently a Senior Editor, Multimedia Director, and Twitter Coordinator for HC at UMass Amherst. When she is not busy working, she spends her time writing, singing, reading new books, walking outside, and making matcha lattes. She was born and raised in Boston, MA.
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