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Instagram and its effect on body image

Instagram and its effect on body image

Gabby Campos, Contributor

January 28, 2019


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

On an app that offers every filter, how can we be real about body positivity?

Portland, Maine: A winter wonderland

Portland, Maine: A winter wonderland

Emma Sammuli, Contributor

December 16, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, Travel

"The way life should be," Maine's state motto, extends to the wonderful weekend escape Portland has waiting for you.

A Brazilian Christmas

A Brazilian Christmas

Gabby Campos, Contributor

December 16, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, Travel

A white Christmas may be nice, but a tropical Brazilian Natal is filled with vibrant traditions that can be celebrated anywhere.

Top five: Relaxation tips for finals week

Top five: Relaxation tips for finals week

Emma Sammuli, Contributor

December 10, 2018


Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase, Uncategorized

Relaxation is not a guilty pleasure, but something we all need in our hectic lives. No matter which method you use, make sure to take time for yourself this semester.

Tired of turkey? Try Hot Pot this Thanksgiving

Tired of turkey? Try Hot Pot this Thanksgiving

Angela Lei, Contributor

November 20, 2018


Filed under About, Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase, Uncategorized

Let the turkey fly the coop this season and try Hot Pot: an East Asian cooking method bound to please.

Top five: Apple recipes for the Thanksgiving table

Top five: Apple recipes for the Thanksgiving table

Jordan Reisman, Contributor

November 18, 2018


Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase, Top Five

Are you brainstorming desert ideas for Thanksgiving? Why not bring a delicious apple desert to the table this year?

Five classes in five days: a gym survival guide

Five classes in five days: a gym survival guide

Jordan Reisman, Contributor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase

So you're dreading going to the gym? You're not alone. Here is one student's guide to a week's worth of workouts.

Assembling millennial activists: Three ways to start your own political revolution

Assembling millennial activists: Three ways to start your own political revolution

Darian Barlow, Contributor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Lifestyle, Opinion, Politics, Showcase, Student Life

Whether you have been “woke” for years or are just now opening your eyes to the big and scary world, you can follow these universal steps to take our country's future into our own hands.

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.

Top five classic Halloween costumes

Top five classic Halloween costumes

Jordan Reisman, Contributor

October 18, 2018


Filed under Fashion, Lifestyle, Showcase, Top Five, Uncategorized

Open your wardrobe and close your wallet. Rock these classic costumes without spending a dime.

Mind over matter

Mind over matter

Gabby Campos, Contributor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase

Keep your mind in check with these helpful tips.

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