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Nursing students, local nurses divided on ballot Question 1

Nursing students, local nurses divided on ballot Question 1

Abigail DesVergnes, Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Around the Valley, Campus, Current Affairs, Politics, Showcase

“It comes down to the question: ‘What are your priorities?’”

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: Halloween movies for people who hate Halloween

Top five: Halloween movies for people who hate Halloween

Barbara Talagan, Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Top Five, TV/Movies

If you don’t particularly enjoy the spooky season, here are a few movies that you or any other Halloween grinch would enjoy.

What you need to know about Massachusetts ballot Question 1

What you need to know about Massachusetts ballot Question 1

Matthew DiPesa, Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Politics, Showcase

Voters and nurses remain divided on the issue ahead of Nov. 6.

Get a spooky dose of Disney Channel nostalgia with these three episodes

Get a spooky dose of Disney Channel nostalgia with these three episodes

Emma Garber, Contributor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Stressed about midterms? Remember the good old days with three spooky Disney Channel classics.

‘This Is Us’: Three new developments from Season 3, Episode 5

‘This Is Us’: Three new developments from Season 3, Episode 5

Hayley Solomon, Writer

October 30, 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

October 29, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

An XXXTENTACION confession, A "Mrs. Doubtfire" renunion, 6ix9ine on probation, and much more.

Comparing the revamped ‘Halloween’ to the 1978 original

Comparing the revamped ‘Halloween’ to the 1978 original

Liv Charbonneau, Contributor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

The new “Halloween” kept me far more engaged, but it was almost too gross...

Mac Miller’s benefit concert to acknowledge his legacy and influence

Mac Miller’s benefit concert to acknowledge his legacy and influence

Katherine Kelley, Contributor

October 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Mac Miller was more than an artist to his fans — he was their friend. His passing, of an apparent drug overdose, impacted people my age in ways I have never seen or experienced before.

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