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Amazon textbook contract ending in December 2018 -

October 19, 2017

UMass field hockey heads into crucial A-10 matchup -

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2017 Hockey Special Issue -

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International Relations Club tackles tough issues at ‘Foreign Policy Coffee Hour’ -

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Sexual assault reports spike on campus -

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Californian students react to wildfires back home -

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‘My Little Pony: The Movie’ is a surprising animated treat, whether you’re a fan of the show or not -

October 19, 2017

With a young team, Carvel is preparing the UMass hockey team to thrive -

October 19, 2017

Letter: UMass hockey is great, but where are the students? -

October 19, 2017

Boino’s blast gives UMass men’s soccer sole possession of first place in the Atlantic 10 -

October 19, 2017

UMass freshmen look to play physical, make an impact and improve early on -

October 19, 2017

UMass hockey sets out to create new program, identity in 2017-18 -

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Cale Makar: UMass hockey’s crown jewel -

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Ames: If first four games are any indicator, this UMass hockey season could differ for the better -

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Josh Couturier looks to find where he fits within UMass lineup -

October 19, 2017

The straw man fallacy: missing the point on Indigenous Peoples Day -

October 19, 2017

Power to the Thin Mint: improve the Girls Scouts program -

October 19, 2017

‘Blade Runner 2049’ has a lot of ideas that it fails to develop -

October 19, 2017

Early season challenge awaits for UMass hockey in weekend set with Ohio State -

October 18, 2017

UMass Professor Barbara Krauthamer receives award from Association of Black Women Historians -

October 18, 2017

Why “Last Week Tonight” is the new champion of sanity in fake news

John Oliver has surpassed all of his peers and ranks with his tutor, Jon Stewart, as the voice for sanity.

The wolves descend on Rick and Co. in ‘The Walking Dead’s’ best finale to date

A brilliant, tense episode welcomed back fan-favorite Morgan Jones.

‘True Detective’ enjoys a solid legacy a year after its freshman run and stares down an exciting second year

Nic Pizzolattos’ anthology created an impressive mythos and broad fan base last year.

The dark, twisty special on Robert Durst proves that, yet again, humanity’s biggest “Jinx” is hubris

Billionaire left a trail of blood through three decades before incriminating himself on HBO documentary.

The Weekly Dead with Jack and Alex – ‘Remember’ and ‘Forget’

Alex Frail and Jack Nichols recap two episodes of The Walking Dead in in the Daily Collegian Arts weekly podcast.

“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” delivers a charming, endearing glimpse at life in New York, thanks to brilliant performance by Ellie Kemper

The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt dancing with Iron Man in Times Square

The new Netflix comedy from Tina Fey evokes her classic, “30 Rock.”

The Underwoods deal with a dwindling hand of ‘Cards’ in an exciting, topical season

On “House of Cards,” the path to power is undermined by the inability to use that power.

The Weekly Dead with Jack and Alex – ‘Them’ and ‘The Distance’

Alex Frail and Jack Nichols recap two episodes of The Walking Dead in in the Daily Collegian Arts weekly podcast. Alex Frail is a Collegian Arts staff member and can be reached at afrail@umass.edu. Jack Nichols is a Collegian Arts contributor and can be reached at jrnichols@umass.edu.

Whitewashed Oscars cause recognition drought for actors of color in roles of empowerment

From Sidney Poitier to David Oyelowo, Academy snubs black actors in positions of power.

The Weekly Dead with Jack and Alex – February 12, 2015

Alex Frail and Jack Nichols recap the mid season premier of “The Walking Dead” in the Daily Collegian Arts Walking Dead podcast. Alex Frail is a Collegian Arts staff member and can be reached at afrail@umass.edu. Jack Nichols is a Collegian Arts contributor and can be reached at jrnichols@umass.edu.

‘The Walking Dead’ ups its artistry game and waxes poetic in a beautiful, heartbreaking midseason premiere

A trippy, time-hopping hour welcomes back AMC’s gritty drama.

The endgame of ‘Thrones’ finally declares a winner in the footrace between novels and television program

Why the HBO juggernaut should end before the book series.

Oscar-nominated live shorts offer ample emotion and artistry in the space of a few frames

The under watched gems discuss thought provoking themes.

‘Broad City’s’ second season off to a wickedly funny start

The rapid-fire comedy quickly latches onto its voice in its second season.

“The Imitation Game” plays into mimicry with an underwhelming narrative about Alan Turing

The new Alan Turing biopic can’t transcend genre’s pitfalls.

The Academy’s season of snubs

Plenty of Missed Nominations this Oscar Season

‘The Walking Dead’ caps off with a shocker

Season five so far has exemplified great acting, strong dialogue and a powerful storyline.

The Weekly Dead with Jack and Alex – Dec. 4, 2014

Alex Frail and Jack Nichols recap this year in “The Walking Dead” in the Daily Collegian Arts Walking Dead podcast.

Why Melissa McBride is the best actor on television

McBride has delivered the television’s best performance as Carol on ‘The Walking Dead,’ writes Alexander Frail.

Revisiting ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy as the final installment looms

A look back at “The Hobbit,” a film far better than the reviews it has gotten over the years.