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Head Games natural hair beauty supply champions ‘winning natural beauty’

Head Games natural hair beauty supply  champions ‘winning natural beauty’

Stephanie Ramirez, Audience Engagement Editor
April 13, 2015
Filed under Around the Valley, Lifestyle, Profiles

Head Games sells quality products for people who wear their hair naturally.

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Freedom Café serves coffee for a good cause

Freedom Café serves coffee for a good cause

Michael Hickey, Contributor
March 26, 2015
Filed under Around the Valley, Campus, Profiles

It seems there's nothing special about the bustling café. Well, there is.

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Matt Gedman: From UMass to the Red Sox

Matt Gedman: From UMass to the Red Sox

October 6, 2014
Filed under Campus, Profiles

by Matt Gingras Matt Gedman ('11), grew up with baseball. His dad, Rich Gedman, was a player for the Boston Red Sox for 11 seasons and in the majors for 13. For Matt, going to the ballpark with dad everyday was something he looked forward to. But now, Matt doesn’t need his dad to go to the fie...

Ballet beyond the physicality

Ballet beyond the physicality

March 31, 2014
Filed under Lifestyle, Profiles

by Elizabeth Geffre Her fingers are perfectly placed and her toes are pointed in a way that makes you wonder, if you just tried, could you do the same? She moves across the floor with a mesmerizing grace. After over twenty years of professional experience, it is no wonder Sueann Townsend, Direct...

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