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

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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 -

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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

Classic film returns to the big screen

Cinemark Theatres screened “Lawrence of Arabia” as part of its ongoing Classic Film series.

A Beacon of Knope in a Sea of Woe

Danny Marchant explains why he believes “Parks and Recreation” is one of the best shows on television.

“The Office” somewhat returns to form

After a dip in quality in the eighth season, “The Office” attempts to return to its original form.

Finding a Gimmick

Disney and Pixar re-release Finding Nemo in theaters. The difference this time is you will see Nemo’s epic struggle to reunite with his father in 3D.

Tom Hardy Shines in Plotless “Lawless”

Since his breakthrough role in “Inception,” Hardy has stolen the show in film after film. His role in the recent film, “Lawless”, fits the mold as this up-and-comer continues to rise.

Summer cinema competes for top spots

Amongst a season of flops, several summer films stood out above the rest.

The State of the Superhero Movie

Since 2008, superhero films have been on the rise and don’t appear to be going away anytime soon.

Podcast: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ – Peter Jackson

In the ninth and final episode of ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ podcast, Collegian producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani review the work of Peter Jackson.

Podcast: An offer you can’t refuse

Last Thursday night, Cinemark Theater made an offer to audiences they couldn’t refuse: The chance to see “The Godfather Part II” on the big screen.

10 fantastic films with mind-blowing twists

Ever think you’ve figured out a movie before it’s over? With these fantastic films, you never know what will happen next.

Podcast: ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Episode 4

Episode four of “The Dark Knight Rises” podcast focuses on the film’s confirmed – and potential – antagonists. Collegian Producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani discuss the man who breaks the bat himself – Bane (Tom Hardy) – as well as The Caped Crusader’s favorite cat burglar – Selina Kyle (Anne Hathaway).

Podcast: ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Episode 3

In the third installment of “The Dark Knight Rises” podcast, Collegian producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani discuss Christopher Nolan and Christian Bale’s take on the Batman himself.

‘Wrath’ of the pointless sequel

“Wrath of the Titans,” like its 2010 predecessor, suffers from gritty remake syndrome, and thus falls flat compared to the original 1981 film series.

Podcast: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ – David Fincher

In the eighth installment of ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ podcast, Collegian producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani delve into the dark work of David Fincher. Fincher directed two 90’s cult classics – “Se7en” and “Fight Club” – and continues making incredible films with recent hits like “The Social Network” and “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo.”

Spirited Irish films to complement a Guinness

Celebrate St. Patty’s Day while staying in and enjoy these seven Irish movies while drinking a beer.

‘John Carter’ new for Disney, old for sci-fi

The film is based on the book “John Carter of Mars” by Edgar Rice Burroughs, which was one of the first in the genre of sci-fi adventure. So if “John Carter” is the original space opera, why does this film feel so clichéd?

Podcast: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ – The Coen Brothers

n episode 7 of ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ podcast, Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani analyze the films of Joel and Ethan Coen.

Podcast: Pleasant Street Theater’s midnight screening series a hit

Last fall, Northampton’s Pleasant Street Theater kicked off its Friday “Midnight” series for film fanatics.

Trumbull talks filmmaking

Special effects pioneer Douglas Trumbull gave the keynote address at the third annual Information & Communication Summit at the University of Massachusetts in the Student Union Ballroom.

Mr. P continues comedic success in posthumous album

Patrice O’Neal, who died in November of last year, releases posthumous album that is entertaining and worthwhile.