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UMass Divest and proponents of sanctuary campus will not be allowed to speak at Board of Trustees meeting -

December 8, 2016

Former political prisoner to speak on human rights and prison experience -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball using late-game situations as learning opportunities for remainder of season -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball kicks off Gotham Classic at home against Pacific -

December 8, 2016

UMass hockey looks to continue recent improvements against Connecticut -

December 8, 2016

UMass hockey team confident in game plan despite UConn’s constant change in net -

December 8, 2016

UMass women’s basketball falls apart in the fourth quarter in 71-55 loss to Hofstra -

December 8, 2016

It’s been a long year -

December 8, 2016

A return to the collapse of 2008 -

December 8, 2016

Mindfulness in, and in spite of, a technological age -

December 8, 2016

Beer, bets and pool: a High Horse unofficial review -

December 8, 2016

Don’t let winter stop you from running outside -

December 8, 2016

BREAKING: Train allegedly strikes pedestrian in Amherst -

December 7, 2016

Campus Climate survey shows strong response -

December 7, 2016

Jennifer Carlson gives talk on race and gun law enforcement -

December 7, 2016

Labor Center to receive increased funding from University -

December 7, 2016

Verdi enforces playing a full 40 minutes as UMass takes on Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

Mulligan looks to continue seven game double-double streak at Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

Jesus: the conservative Republican -

December 7, 2016

The joy of Snapchat -

December 7, 2016

Trader Joe’s offers delectable liquor

Andrew Sheridan discusses the 2012 Vintage Ale from Trader Joe’s.

The True Meaning of St. Paddy’s Day

Guest columnist Andrew Sheridan discusses the history of St. Patrick’s Day.

Ben Stein discusses state of nation and economics with UMass

The University of Massachusetts was given a jolt of star power Tuesday as the UMass Republican Club hosted author, actor and commentator Ben Stein.

Ben Stein comes to Campus Center

The well-know actor, economist, lawyer, etc. will speak at an event put on by the UMass Republican Club Wednesday.

Ganjafest 2011 hits Amherst

This weekend, Extravaganja will hit the center of Amherst for a two-day festival.

‘White’ takes revives classic

Andrew Sheridan details what makes Pokemon White different from the rest of the series.

DK makes monkey business on the Wii

After twelve years, another game featuring Donkey Kong has blessed consoles and is well worth playing.

DJ Khaled spins at Mullins

The University of Massachusetts welcomed DJ Khaled to the Mullins Center on Friday for the Winter White Party.

White-Out at the Mullins

Presented by NV Concepts, The Winter White Party is taking over the Mullins Center tonight and transforming it into the Valley’s biggest dance club.

Harpoon: the great white ale of Massachusetts

With its India Pale Ale, Harpoon Brewing has earned the top ranking by the Massachusetts Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission.

Reading Fran Lebowitz

Despite its age, “The Fran Lebowitz Reader” maintains its relevance in today’s world. Lebowitz’s essays and short stories cover everything from art to the struggle to get out of bed, all in her signature sarcastic tone.

Berkshire Brewing: a local gem

Based in South Deerfield, the Berkshire Brewing company offers a wide variety of ales for the discerning drinker.

Outsourced suds

In a country where locally-made micro brews have redefined what it means to drink a “different” beer, European imports fill the empty fridge of quality beer.

Charity food fight in Northampton

Michael Symon, famed chef of TV’s “Iron Chef America” and “How to Cook Like An Iron Chef,” held his “Iron Cook” competetion at the Calvin Theater in Northampton last Friday. The event aimed to raise money for an organization called Friends for Children, a local charity organization.

Iron Chef takes on Northampton

This Friday, Iron Chef Michael Symon will be coming to the Calvin Theater in Northampton to take on well-known chefs in the area. The even starts at 7 p.m. and tickets range from $25-$75.

Kirby Spins a New Yarn

Move over Paper Mario – yarn is in. Nintendo classic Kirby gets a makeover in the new Wii game, “Kirby’s Epic Yarn.” This time, Kirby is a piece of pink yarn running around the fabric-based universe of Patchland.

Jack-o-Brews

It’s October, the month where beer and produce seasons are in perfect harmony. Andrew Sheridan breaks down the best pumpkin ales.

Some things are better off dead

Zombie, post-apocalyptic flick “Resident Evil: Afterlife” features plenty of familiar faces, flying bullets, smooshed in brains, and groaning undead. Unfortunately, the fifth installment in the series is in need of a dose of the T-virus if it hopes to attract an audience looking for a plot or quality dialogue.

Southern Tier Brewery’s IPA top among local beer

Andrew Sheridan reviews breweries around the area and awards the Southern Tier Brewery’s Oak-Aged IPA as the top pick.

Chill out with seasonal summer beers

Summer is a happy time for beer lovers. It’s when brewers sell their seasonal summer beers, often infused with fruit and citrus flavors. Here, Collegian staff writer Andrew Sheridan gives an easy guide to the best of the best summer brews.