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Offensive struggles continue for UMass men’s soccer team in loss to Columbia -

Friday, September 4, 2015

UMass field hockey pulls off thrilling overtime victory against Northeastern -

Thursday, September 3, 2015

UMass football fall camp: Kicking competition between Blake Lucas, Mike Caggiano nearing decision -

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Adam Liccardi found guilty in UMass rape trial -

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

UMass football fall camp: Jackson Porter adapting well following switch to wide receiver -

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

UMass football fall camp: Minutemen look for Robert Kitching to anchor defensive line -

Monday, August 31, 2015

Closing arguments delivered in Adam Liccardi rape trial -

Monday, August 31, 2015

Early goals sink UMass men’s soccer in loss to Saint Peter’s -

Monday, August 31, 2015

UMass field hockey splits weekend matches with UNH and BU -

Sunday, August 30, 2015

UMass women’s soccer struck by injuries, struggles offensively as it falls to No. 24 Rutgers -

Sunday, August 30, 2015

UMass men’s soccer drops season opener to Utah Valley in overtime -

Friday, August 28, 2015

UMass football notebook: Jackson Porter moves to WR, UMass schedules 2016 game with South Carolina -

Friday, August 28, 2015

Former UMass student who accused four men of rape in 2012 testifies during trial Friday -

Friday, August 28, 2015

REPORT: UMass football’s Da’Sean Downey faces two assault charges in connection with February fight -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

UMass football Media Day: Catching up with Joe Colton -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

UMass football fall camp: Creating turnovers, forcing mistakes the focus for linebacking corps -

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Jurors hear police interview, read text messages by defendants in third UMass rape trial -

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

‘Living at UMass’ app aims to make move-in weekend a breeze -

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

UMass rape trial halts abruptly, opening statements delivered Tuesday -

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

UMass football fall camp: Jamal Wilson returns from injury with confidence he is ‘main guy’ at running back -

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Oscar Predictions: 2012

Senior Producer Kevin Romani, Danny Marchant and Chris Shores share their thoughts on the nominations for the 2012 Oscars.

3D features cannot save the ‘Phantom Menace’

Kevin Romani explains why “The Phantom Menace” does not fit in well with the “Star Wars” prequel trilogy.

Podcast: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ – J.J. Abrams

The ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ podcast returns with its first episode of the spring and sixth overall installment. Hosts Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani cover J.J. Abrams, the director of the “Star Trek” reboot and last summer’s “Super 8.”

Podcast: Post-Grammy wrap up

Collegian producers Kevin Romani, Christina Gregg and Dave Coffey discuss the 2012 Grammys from Adele to LL Cool J to commemorations to heavy metal.

Podcast: Grammy Red Carpet Review

The Grammy Awards red carpet looks were a mixed sack of red Versace and orange Gaultier lace. Collegian fashion gurus Lindsey Davis, Christina Gregg, Conor Murphy chat about their favorite looks with podcast host Kevin Romani.

Podcast: ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Episode 2

In the second installment of “The Dark Knight Rises” podcast, Collegian producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani offer an in-depth analysis of both the teaser and theatrical trailers for the upcoming film. Podcast: The Dark Knight Rises Episode 2

Podcast: ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

Collegian producers Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani discuss the most anticipated film of 2012 in the first episode of ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ podcast.

84th Oscar nominations reflect both poor season and selections

This year’s Oscar nominations were announced on Tuesday and have
caused quite an uproar. Collegian Columnist Kevin Romani analyzes the
nominees.

The 2011 film year-in-review

Collegian columnist Kevin Romani goes over the top five movies of 2011.

Television Continues to Reign Supreme in 2011

Over the past decade, a clear shift has taken place between television and film in terms of quality. Television used to be widely considered the lesser of the two media in crafting innovative narratives and production technique, but that no longer holds true. Thanks to premium channels such as HBO and new markets for television series via DVD and Blu-ray sales, studio executives now see the lucrative results that the television platform can offer and are dedicated in producing worthy programs. Due to (and also helping to fuel) this trend, talented writers and actors are now making the move to…

Podcast: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ – Martin Scorsese

In the winter fifth and final installment of ‘A View from the Director’s Chair,’ Danny Marchant and Kevin Romani focus on Martin Scorsese.

Podcast: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair': Quentin Tarantino

In episode four of “A View from the Director’s Chair,” Kevin Romani and Danny Marchant focus on Quentin Tarantino, director of early independent hits like “Resorvoir Dogs” and “Pulp Fiction” to his most recent mainstream films “Kill Bill” and “Inglorious Basterds.”

Most anticipated holiday films

With the new year approaching, many must-see films are being released in hopes of winning an Oscar. Steven Spielberg directed two of the anticipated flicks – “The Adventures of Tintin” and “War Horse.”

“The Dark Knight Rises” teased with “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol”

Kevin Romani looks at the fan anticipation leading up to the release of “The Dark Knight Rises.”

Podcast: ‘Fall Movie Guide’ – ‘J. Edgar’

In episode two of the “Fall Movie Guide Podcast,” Collegian staff members Kevin Romani and Danny Marchant discuss Clint Eastwood’s “J. Edgar” and its chances come Oscar season.

“The Muppets” bridges gap between old and new audiences

In light of the recent trend of re-booting major franchises, the producers of “The Muppets” couldn’t have picked a better time to bring back the Muppets.

“Hell on Wheels” shines as newest western

AMC’s latest series takes place during the end of the Civil War and
follows a cold blooded killer/railroad worker trying to murder those who killed his wife in the war.

Podcasts: ‘A View from the Director’s Chair’ – Ridley Scott

In episode three of “A View from the Director’s Chair,” Collegian producers Kevin Romani and Danny Marchant discuss Ridley Scott, famed director of “Gladiator.”

“Puss in Boots” claws itself a new franchise

Following the fourth installment of the “Shrek” film series, “Puss in Boots” holds its own by including a unique feline twist.

Best costume ideas come from television, movies

It’s that time of year again. Halloween is here, and there is sure to be a large number of costumes dedicated to the world of pop culture. Here are some costumes that will be surely seen throughout the weekend.