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Top five: Christmas movies on Netflix you may not have seen yet

Top five: Christmas movies on Netflix you may not have seen yet

Olivia Amato and Barbara Talagan

December 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies, Uncategorized

Sometimes you need to make like nutmeg and spice things up.

‘The Grinch’ returns with some contemporary flair

‘The Grinch’ returns with some contemporary flair

Kacey Connolly, Contributor

December 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

It'll either leave your heart growing three times bigger or feeling nothing at all.

Indian culture and identity: It’s not just about Bollywood

Indian culture and identity: It’s not just about Bollywood

Shannon Macalingay, Special projects writer

December 2, 2018


Filed under About, Campus, Features, Showcase, Student Life

“It becomes a part of you. It’s not something you do, it’s something that you are,” said Avanthi Dev, member of UMass Indian Classical Arts Society.

Creating a safe haven in the stacks

Creating a safe haven in the stacks

Nicole DeFeudis, Co-Editor in Chief

November 29, 2018


Filed under Campus, Features, Showcase

Students can peruse over 100,000 pieces of Du Bois’s work on the 25th floor, or relax, study and discuss in the center’s lounge on the 22nd floor.

Protesters drown out Sean Spicer at UMass

Protesters drown out Sean Spicer at UMass

Matt Berg, Matthew DiPesa, and Kyle Moynihan

November 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Politics, Showcase

Spicer discussed his career leading up to the White House and his new book before protests erupted.

Is Kamala Harris the new face of the Democratic party?

Is Kamala Harris the new face of the Democratic party?

Nicholas Ponzio, Writer

November 28, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase, Uncategorized

Kamala Harris has established herself as the new face of the Democratic party because of her progressive legislation and immense popularity.

Meet the cast of “What of the Night” ahead of its campus debut this week

Meet the cast of “What of the Night” ahead of its campus debut this week

Tiffany Chasse, Contributor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life

Falling under the genre of drama, this show explores themes of “class, race, gender and violence in general,” and showcases 11 main characters throughout its course.

Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer set to appear at UMass Tuesday

Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer set to appear at UMass Tuesday

Kyle Moynihan and Matt Berg

November 27, 2018


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Politics, Showcase, Student Life

A former member of the Trump Administration, Spicer will likely be welcomed to campus by a slew of protestors.

Five new developments in ‘This is Us,’ Season 3 Episode 8

Five new developments in ‘This is Us,’ Season 3 Episode 8

Hayley Solomon, Contributor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

The past few episodes have taken us on an emotional roller coaster.

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?

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