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Ask UMass – Campus construction

Ask UMass – Campus construction

Rachel Swansburg and Rebecca Duffy

April 24, 2019


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, Showcase, Student Life, Web Series

With the construction of the Student Union building underway, Rachel Swansburg and Rebecca Duffy ask UMass students what they want to see next on campus.

The massive world of the Elder Scrolls now on your phone

The massive world of the Elder Scrolls now on your phone

Patrick Kline, Photo Editor

April 24, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Technology

Players can expect to jump into the story fairly quickly - but expect updates before the game is officially launched.

808s and Ankle Breaks: Episode 43

808s and Ankle Breaks: Episode 43

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson

April 19, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Multimedia, Music, Showcase

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson sit down with Amherst rapper/producer/engineer Walt Arkain (10:04), discuss Anderson .Paak’s newest project “Ventura” (25:14) and run through our playoff points from the first round of the NBA Playoffs(35:37). https://amherstwire.podbean.com/mf/play/kr4k7k/Episode43CLEAN.mp3 Listen...

Anderson .Paak returns to his old formula on “Ventura”

Anderson .Paak returns to his old formula on “Ventura”

Trevor Wilson, Assistant Entertainment Editor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

With “Ventura,” .Paak seeks to turn back the clock, right the ship and focus on the sound that got him where he is today.

Five must see moments from the new “Star Wars” trailers

Five must see moments from the new “Star Wars” trailers

Patrick Kline, Photo Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

The trailer for the newest "Star Wars" movie has been released, and there's a lot to take in.

Gaming recap: PlayStation and Microsoft unveil video showcases

Gaming recap: PlayStation and Microsoft unveil video showcases

Patrick Kline, Photo Editor

April 16, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Technology

PlayStation teased several new VR games, while Microsoft showed off some indie developers.

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