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Planning a summer trip to Iceland

Planning a summer trip to Iceland

Shannon Macalingay, LifeStyle Editor

October 14, 2019

How to pack for the chilly temperatures of Iceland's summer.

App of the week for college students: Forest App – Stay Focused

App of the week for college students: Forest App – Stay Focused

Sophia Torres, Writer

October 10, 2019

Having trouble focusing on your work? Forest app is here to help.

YouTube star Shane Dawson documents life in the spotlight with “The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star”

YouTube star Shane Dawson documents life in the spotlight with “The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star”

Alana Zeilander, Contributor

October 8, 2019

Dawson displays all the ups and downs of being an outsider on the inside of the chaos of the beauty world. From a news story about the dynamic duo not being on the best of terms, to discussing Star’s ex-friends, fans learn more about his perspective.

Five must places to visit in Kyoto

Five must places to visit in Kyoto

Ying Hua, Contributor

October 7, 2019

Appreciate the historical and modern fusion of Kyoto, Japan.

Dating in college

Dating in college

Sophia Torres, Writer

October 3, 2019

Students are noticing a difference in today’s dating scene.

Working out with CHAARG: UMass’ female-only fitness group

Working out with CHAARG: UMass’ female-only fitness group

Abigail Gracie, Writer

October 2, 2019

The gym can be intimidating for a woman. CHAARG helps with that.

Goodboyoncampus: UMass’ newest and cutest mascot

Goodboyoncampus: UMass’ newest and cutest mascot

Bella Damiecki, Contributor

September 30, 2019

Move over Subbaswamy! A new campus mascot is in town.

App of the week for college students: CamScanner

App of the week for college students: CamScanner

Shannon Macalingay, LifeStyle Editor

September 26, 2019

Turning a phone into a scanner for important documents.

Self-Care Tactics for the Semester

Self-Care Tactics for the Semester

Emilee Klein, Writer

September 24, 2019

Students define what self-care on a budget means to them.

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