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808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 27

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 27

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson

November 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Podcasts, Showcase

New albums talk, Lakers' struggles, and Jamal Murray vs. the Celtics

‘This Is Us’: Three new developments from Season 3, Episode 6’

‘This Is Us’: Three new developments from Season 3, Episode 6’

Hayley Solomon, Writer

November 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

If you missed the last episode, or have lingering questions after watching it, check out these five major plot developments. Catch the next episode Tuesday at 9/8c on NBC.

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Amherst Wire Entertainment staff

November 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase, TV/Movies

Ariana Grande vs. SNL, Derrick Rose goes for 50, and Post Malone signs with Crocs

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.

UMass professor teaches course on the global power of alcohol

UMass professor teaches course on the global power of alcohol

Isabel Fowler, Lifestyle Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Profiles, Showcase, Uncategorized

College students may think they know everything about alcohol — until they take this course.

What you need to know about Massachusetts ballot Question 2

What you need to know about Massachusetts ballot Question 2

Matt Berg, Contributor

November 5, 2018


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Politics, Showcase

Question 2 would create a commission charged with pushing a constitutional amendment to overturn the Citizens United Supreme Court decision.

UMass Democrats host Sen. Elizabeth Warren, gubernatorial candidate Jay Gonzalez

UMass Democrats host Sen. Elizabeth Warren, gubernatorial candidate Jay Gonzalez

Katherine Scott, Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

Elizabeth Warren and Jay Gonzalez discuss their policies and the upcoming election.

How the 2018 midterm elections could affect you

How the 2018 midterm elections could affect you

Nicholas Ponzio, Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

Here's what could happen, depending on who wins in the House and Senate.

A candidate-by-candidate guide to the five congressional races

A candidate-by-candidate guide to the five congressional races

Kyle Moynihan

November 5, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Politics, Showcase

There are five contested congressional races right here in Massachusetts.

A guide to statewide office candidates

A guide to statewide office candidates

Kyle Moynihan and Matt Berg

November 5, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Politics, Showcase

While the elections will shape the balance of power at the national level, they could be  consequential in local affairs as well. 

“Quavo Huncho” review: Please make it stop

“Quavo Huncho” review: Please make it stop

Trevor Wilson, Writer

November 3, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

The leader of the Migos going solo is a no go.

What you need to know about Massachusetts ballot Question 3

What you need to know about Massachusetts ballot Question 3

Matthew DiPesa, Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Politics, Showcase

The third ballot question is centered around an existing 2016 law which “prohibits discrimination on the basis of gender identity in places of public accommodation.”

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