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How to stay stylish and warm this season

Christian Linweaver's and Abby Mclean's fall outfits.

Samantha Croteau, Contributor

November 1, 2019

Five fall or winter fashion trends and where to find these styles on a budget.

Top five worst scary movies on Netflix

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Kacey Connolly, Podcast Editor

October 27, 2019

With spooky season in full effect, make sure you don’t cuddle up to these five horror films.

Five places to go in Dublin for a cocktail, a nosh and a view

Five places to go in Dublin for a cocktail, a nosh and a view

Katherine Kelley, Writer

October 22, 2019

Contemporary spots with unique atmospheres that go beyond the traditional Irish fare.

Top places every UMass freshman should check out

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Astghik Dion, Assistant Photo Editor

September 11, 2019

From cafes to top lounging areas on campus, here are just a few of the treasures UMass offers that may seen hidden upon initial arrival.

Top 5: Ways to manage stress this semester

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Melanie Grados, Contributor

February 15, 2019

Feeling stressed? Here are five ways to make your spring semester a little easier.

A day in Madrid

Restaurant by el Retiro (Isabel Fowler/ Amherst Wire)

Isabel Fowler, Lifestyle Editor

February 13, 2019

Whether you're studying abroad or simply traveling, add these things to you to-do list when you go to Madrid.

Top five: tips for dealing with sickness at UMass

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Zachary Boisvert, Contributor

January 29, 2019

If you're feeling under the weather, read these self-care tips for healing and comfort.

Four international shows worth watching on Netflix


Sifa Kasongo, Managing Editor

January 21, 2019

Don't let language barriers stop you from checking out these fantastic foreign shows.

Top five: Apple recipes for the Thanksgiving table

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Jordan Reisman, Contributor

November 18, 2018

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

Top five: Cute date spots at UMass

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Isabel Fowler and Brian Choquet

November 1, 2018

Stop watching Netflix and try out these hidden gems for your next UMass date.

Top five: Halloween movies for people who hate Halloween


Barbara Talagan, Writer

October 30, 2018

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

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