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A TOAST to improv

A TOAST to improv

Emilee Klein, Writer

October 16, 2019

UMass Comedy League’s improv troupe gives insight into their process and values

Penny For Your Thoughts: Episode 1

Penny For Your Thoughts: Episode 1

Elena Babson and Deirdre Carberry

October 16, 2019

Tune in for great tips on how to stay positive and empowered about your body.

The EIC Podcast: “Joker” and the future of DC Comics

The EIC Podcast: “Joker” and the future of DC Comics

Jonathan Kermah, Co-editor in chief

October 15, 2019

Jonathan Kermah is joined by entertainment writer David Anderson to talk about "Joker" and the future of DC Comics on the big screen.

Why are college students expected to over-work themselves?

Why are college students expected to over-work themselves?

Emma Filev-Mihalak, Contributor

October 15, 2019

Whether a current or former college student, a high school student, or even a parent, this struggle is shared by most Americans.

Opeth continue to find mainstream success with “In Cauda Venenum”

Opeth continue to find mainstream success with “In Cauda Venenum”

Adam Buckley, Writer

October 15, 2019

Even after 13 albums of evolution, it seems the band shows no signs of turning back, and are all the better for it.

Why Kanye West’s new projects are worth the wait

Why Kanye West’s new projects are worth the wait

Daniel Smith, Writer

October 15, 2019

In an unsurprising move, Kanye West has delayed the release of his new album, “Jesus Is King.”

Entertainment’s Weekly Spin with Pusha T, Jessie Reyez and more

Entertainment’s Weekly Spin with Pusha T, Jessie Reyez and more

Amherst Wire Staff

October 14, 2019

With more music being released than ever before, Amherst Wire’s Entertainment team keeps you posted with some of their favorite tracks of the week.

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.

UMass Hockey: Freshmen class fuels victory over RPI

UMass Hockey: Freshmen class fuels victory over RPI

Chase Purrington, Sports Editor

October 12, 2019

Zac Jones, Cal Kiefiuk and Reed Lebster cast a cascade of goals in the trio's first collegiate game.

What it means to be a full-time student, part-time DJ

What it means to be a full-time student, part-time DJ

Shane Guilfoyle, Writer

October 11, 2019

Over a semester, Jackson Vo has seen his DJ aspirations develop, as he finds himself performing at venues such as Spoke and the Monkey Bar on weekends.

Housing inequality in Amherst

Housing inequality in Amherst

Quinn Breen, Contributor

October 11, 2019

Amherst residents are being pushed out of the housing market to make room for students who are being forced to move off-campus.

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