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Top five: Cute date spots at UMass

Top five: Cute date spots at UMass

Isabel Fowler and Brian Choquet

November 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, Food/Health, Lifestyle, Relationships, Showcase, Student Life, Top Five

Stop watching Netflix and try out these hidden gems for your next UMass date.

“Snowflakes, or Rare White People” addresses pressing topics from a unique perspective

“Snowflakes, or Rare White People” addresses pressing topics from a unique perspective

Tiffany Chasse, Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Showcase

In light of recent racist incidents on our very campus, the message of “Snowflakes, or Rare White People” becomes even more relevant than before.

UMass entrepreneurs to compete in annual Innovation Challenge

UMass entrepreneurs to compete in annual Innovation Challenge

Elizabeth Donoghue, Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase, Student Life

Got a business idea? Pitch it during Isenberg's annual entrepreneurship competition.

TASC welcomes a new legacy

TASC welcomes a new legacy

Shannon Macalingay, Contributor

October 16, 2018


Filed under Campus, Features, In-Depth, Lifestyle, Showcase, Student Life

TASC's current members can barely remember what that acronym stands for. But there's beauty in that.

Turn your fall semester from a 2007 Britney to a raging success

Turn your fall semester from a 2007 Britney to a raging success

Darian Barlow, Contributor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Campus, Food/Health, Lifestyle, Multimedia, Opinion, Student Life, Voices

Avoid a Britney-level meltdown with these tips from a fellow college student on how to be your best self this semester.

UMass student turns carbonated passion into club

UMass student turns carbonated passion into club

Matt Berg, Contributor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Campus, Food/Health, Showcase, Student Life

Allie McKean is recruiting students to join her LaCroix army, and even searching for a sponsorship from the company.

Brett Kavanaugh is a Supreme Court Justice. Now what?

Brett Kavanaugh is a Supreme Court Justice. Now what?

Elizabeth Donoghue, Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Politics, Showcase

Twenty-seven years after Anita Hill’s testimony, history repeated itself.

Nike campaign refuels Kaepernick debate

Nike campaign refuels Kaepernick debate

Matthew DiPesa, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase, Sports

Kaepernick has responded to an onslaught of hatred not with words, but with commitment to fighting against injustice.

Five tips for new students

Five tips for new students

Faith Cardoza, Contributor

October 6, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase, Student Life, Top Five

If you follow these tips, you’ll be far more prepared than the average new student.

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 23

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 23

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson

October 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Podcasts, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Kanye West's most recent antics, Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter V" and Logic's "YSIV," plus conference predictions.

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