Communications Career Night to bring about success stories

Annual Communication career night this Thursday hosts six successful Umass gradutes.

South Park creators make Broadway debut

South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone laugh their way onto Broadway with their newest musical.

“The Vagina Monologues” performed at UMass

Performers of “The Vagina Monologues” showed UMass audiences a variety of perspectives on women’s rights and sexuality.

Ukes and yo-yos fill afternoon with fun

The Academy of Music Theatre in Northampton played host to a family-friendly combination of ukeleles and yo-yo masters on Sunday.

Local company starts conversations

The Daily Collegian’s Guide to Valentine’s Day 2011: from candy to relationships to music to fashion.

Your dorm or mine?

Hotties beware. Learn how to avoid questionable dates who resort to their pick-up lines.

Ukulele and Yo-Yo performers put on a show

Sunday, Feb. 13 at the Academy of Music Theatre in Northampton, a series of successful ukulele and Yo-Yo performers are putting on a show.

The 411 on Winter Blues

Every year, Seasonal Affective Disorder sweeps in with the cold weather. Combat SAD with vitamin D and a little exercise, and you’ll be back to normal before you can say “winter depression.”

What to do on New Year’s Eve

Haven’t set any plans for New Years Eve? Collegian writer Kate Evans has some exciting ideas for you, ranging from “adult” sledding to costume partying.

Student business dressed for success

It’s approaching Friday and your closet is looking uncomfortably bare. Valerie Leikina, a senior finance and biochemistry major at UMass, wants to solve your fashion foes with her new business.

Get your drink on this Thanksgiving

What’s more enjoyable than feasting on tasty appetizers, oven-roasted turkey and an assortment of pies this Thanksgiving? Festive alcoholic drinks to pair with your holiday meal will surely make the great American holiday more appealing than ever before.

Harry Potter brings characters to Cinemark

Kate Evans talks costumes and characters with fans at the premiere of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1” last Friday at Cinemark in Hadley.

Cheap drinks and lively entertainment at the UMass Grad Lounge

The Campus Center’s Graduate Lounge is serving up wine, beer and local talent to students, professors, and community members alike.

The 411 on East Coast Skiing and Riding

Don’t go on the slopes uninformed this winter: Read Collegian Staff reporter Kate Evan’s slope-by-slope review of the most popular skiing locations.

Sharnia Dottin’s UStyle

This season, try Dottin’s style on for size. Black tights and a simple dress with just a splash of color will make you talk of the town.

Daniel Tosh of Tosh.O Touring This Way

Daniel Tosh will be performing this Wednesday at the Mullins Center. Audiences can expect an energetic, at least partially improvised performance from the star of Comedy Central’s “Tosh.0.”

How to dress ‘Jersey’

Kate Evans tells how to dress like your favorite guido or guidette from “Jersey Shore.”

Top 10 scariest places on campus

The University of Massachusetts is generally a safe campus. That isn’t to say it isn’t creepy, however. Here is a list of the top 10 scariest places on campus.

Tucker Max fails to ‘finish first’

New York Times Best-selling author Tucker Max releases his second book, “Assholes Finish First.” Picking up from where “I Hope they Serve Beer in Hell” left off, Max’s new book is filled with drunken debacles certain to entertain and offend.

‘Cocoon’ Screenwriter and UMass Alum Tom Benedek speaks

A University of Massachusetts graduate and longtime professional screenwriter Tom Benedek visited the Student Union Ballroom on Tuesday to discuss screenwriting and his life “From One Golden Age to Another.”