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Cale Makar selected to play for Team Canada at the 2018 World Junior Championships -

December 15, 2017

UMass men’s basketball looks to remain undefeated at home when Georgia comes to town -

December 15, 2017

Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 13, 2017

Makar, Ferraro off to Ontario to compete for Team Canada’s World Junior hockey team -

December 12, 2017

Lecture attempts to answer whether treatment of depression has resulted in over-prescription of SSRIs -

December 12, 2017

Palestinian students on campus react to President Trump’s recent declaration -

December 12, 2017

Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies -

December 12, 2017

GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

December 12, 2017

Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

December 12, 2017

Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

December 12, 2017

Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now -

December 12, 2017

When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

December 12, 2017

A snapshot of my college experience -

December 12, 2017

Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

December 12, 2017

Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

December 12, 2017

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph -

December 12, 2017

Some of my favorite everyday brands -

December 12, 2017

Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

December 11, 2017

Rosenberg steps down as Senate President during husband’s controversy -

December 11, 2017

Students aim to bring smiles to kids’ faces at Baystate Children’s Hospital -

December 11, 2017

‘The Florida Project’ is a monument to the other side of paradise

Propulsive energy and devastating sadness reveals the heart of America.

The cannibal: the universal boogeyman

No culture practices it, yet every culture believes that some people have an appetite for human flesh. But why?

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

The sequel and soft reboot falters when it mirrors the original too closely.

No, fascists are not the same as those who oppose them

The argument that “both sides are bad” is a profound act of moral cowardice.

‘Ingrid Goes West’ is a skin-crawlingly good dark comedy

This Aubrey Plaza vehicle captures the perils of Being Extremely Online.

Death to false nostalgia

Current media is way too hooked on past glories and it’s part of a wider toxic cultural mentality.

Don’t stress too much about spoilers

Everybody likes a good surprise, but excessive pedantry over spoilers stifles discussions about a work’s artistic merits.

The enjoyment viewers get from ‘Mariah’s World’ depends on how much they click with its star

Mariah Carey’s reality show offers some poignant insights on the dual selves that comprise a celebrity.

‘La La Land’ prioritizes form over function

This movie musical mimics the classic Hollywood films without truly understanding their appeal.

Hardly anything in ‘Rogue One’ scores a direct hit

With zero narrative consequences and flat character motivation, this new ‘Star Wars’ movie detonates before it can even leave hyperspace.

In a world of robots, ‘Westworld’ wants to show us humanity’s cogs and levers

The new HBO hit is always engaging, even when structurally sloppy.

In the middle of the abyss, ‘Moonlight’ shines bright

Breathtakingly gorgeous and emotionally devastating, this film explores the way a person marked by difference views himself and the world that surrounds him.

‘Arrival’ is the antithesis to the nightmare of 2016

This alien invasion movie has a wonderful vision of the future.

‘American Honey’ is at once gorgeously humane and crassly hollow

There’s so much to love about this movie, so it’s a shame it never gets to the place it wants.

Five horror movies not traditionally recognized as horror

They may not be filled with the kind of scares you expect, yet these films should petrify you all the same.

‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children’ is a passable fantasy affair

This unimpressive fantasy will probably go in one ear and out the other.

‘Don’t Breathe’ is dull, loathsome horror

Lazy and uninspired, this movie squanders its premise.

In its third season, ‘BoJack Horseman’ masters the art of depressing hilariousness

There’s no show more insightful and more sobering than the one about the washed-up cartoon horse.

‘The Neon Demon’ wants to critique societal narcissism, but it can’t get over itself

So-called “transgressive” cinema has never felt so tedious.

‘Swiss Army Man’ is about a farting corpse, and it’s superb

Equal parts funny and sad, this film has a message that all should appreciate.