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UMass Student Farmer’s Market Emphasizes Community and Sustainability
UMass Student Farmer’s Market Emphasizes Community and Sustainability
Maddie Fabian and Julie Punzak
The UMass Student Farmers’ Market, a collaboration between the Permaculture Initiative and the UMass Student Farm, fosters weekly community connections over farm-fresh food, handmade crafts and secondhand clothing.
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Writer Edie Meidav Visits UMass to Discuss Her Most Recent Novel
Eve Neumann, Contributor
On Oct. 20, writer Edie Meidav visited the Old Chapel at the University of Massachusetts Amherst as a part of the Visiting Writers Series to discuss her most recent lyric novel: “Another Love Discourse.”
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Halloween has arrived: Pull together a quick costume for todays festivities
Halloween has arrived: Pull together a quick costume for today's festivities
Hannah Stryke, Contributor
When it comes to looking for costumes, I prefer finding each piece of the outfit separately, as opposed to buying a costume set from a Halloween store. By collecting separate pieces, you can pull together a costume quickly while adding your own personal flair.
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Dorm Tours: UMass students give an inside peek at living on-campus
Dorm Tours: UMass students give an inside peek at living on-campus
Sami Power, Contributor
UMass sophomore Sami Power interviews students, showing off a wide variety of living arrangements and setups here at UMass. Watch students tour their dorms in Z-rooms, economy triples, and corner rooms in the Southwest towers.
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Midnights Album Cover (Spotify)
Pop Taylor Swift is back!
Mohit Ahuja, Contributor
With the release of "Midnights," Swift broke the all-time record for the largest streaming week for an album by a female artist.
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Being Funny in a Foreign Language Album Cover (Pitchfork)
The 1975's "Being Funny in a Foreign Language" deserves a standing ovation
Sean Dunham, Music Editor
Lead singer Matty Healy opens up about hardships with love and how to heal from the pain in a masterpiece of an album.
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UMass Hockey heads to Northern Ireland to play in the Friendship Four after picking up a win against the Wildcats
UMass Hockey heads to Northern Ireland to play in the Friendship Four after picking up a win against the Wildcats
John Ruggiero, Writer
Down goes UNH as well as UMass Hockey’s losing streak and here comes Belfast! All eyes are on the Friendship Four Tournament in Northern Ireland. Read John Ruggiero’s story on it here.
Should we take the United States seriously in the World Cup
Should we take the United States seriously in the World Cup
Eric Lee, Writer
The World Cup is around the corner, does the U.S. have a legit shot? Read Eric Lee's story about it here.
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