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Adam Liccardi sentenced to eight to 12 years in connection with 2012 UMass gang rape -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Commonwealth Honors College dean aims to improve curriculum, diversity -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

MASSPIRG calls on Subway to remove antibiotics from meat -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Marken Michel turning into reliable secondary option for UMass football -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

UMass seeking first conference win with rival Rhode Island coming to Amherst on Wednesday -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Cassidy Babin’s shutout streak clocks out at over eight hours -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

The NFL does not care about breast cancer -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

The stigma driving singlism -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Third Eye Blind invades Western Mass -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Ryan Adams’ ‘1989’ fails to impress -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Disclosure’s “Caracal” is a dark, woozy masterpiece. -

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Former UMass student subject of viral arrest (video) -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass Transit expands business significantly, looks to hire more drivers -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass makes switch to 100 percent antibiotic free chicken -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass Libraries holds ‘Jazz with Friends’ reception as part of annual fall series -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Hampshire College stands by decision to stop accepting SAT and ACT scores -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass rowing dominates at Head of the Oklahoma -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Spanish Imposition: Ana Yrazusta continues to find success paired with Carol Benito in doubles -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

MAC football notebook: Eastern Michigan overwhelmed by LSU, Bowling Green survives Buffalo -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass men’s soccer’s Danny Belza reflects on his time rehabbing a torn ACL -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Murderous child subgenre in horror films

(Courtesy of Angeles Entertainment Group)

The common tropes of an ignored sub section in the horror genre.

‘Devil’s Due’ is diabolically disappointing

This found footage flick only presents a cure for insomnia.

Recreation Center warns students of endangered access to equipment rentals

Due to theft of equipment at the Rec Center, staff is threatening to revoke access
and make people pay for use of their equipment.

Amherst Cinema Hosts acclaimed Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki’s Films

The Amherst Cinema celebrates some of Hayao Miyazaki’s most notable animated works.

Therapy robot developed at UMass has successful first test run

A robot developed by University of Massachusetts researchers is making improvements in the lives of stroke patients.

Forum to be held on natural hazard mitigation plan

Officials at the University of Massachusetts will be discussing natural disaster preparedness in a draft plan Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the UMass Police Department.

Males pledge against ‘violence against women’ in White Ribbon Campaign event

For the first time, the annual White Ribbon Campaign event to collect pledges against violence against women was held in the Student Union Ballroom this past Wednesday.

Lagunitas Sucks: Brown Shugga’ Substitute Ale

Lagunitas Brewing Company – located in Petaluma, Calif. – is a laid backed microbrewery known for its hefty names including the limited edition Sucks Brown Shugga’ Substitute Ale.

Schwarzenegger wreacks havoc once again in “The Last Stand”

As Arnold Schwarzenegger famously said in “Terminator,” “I’ll be back”. Well, after almost a decade away from the movie screens, the 1980s action hero is back, having officially made his full return (not including his minor roles in the “Expendable” films) to his acting career with his role in “The Last Stand.” The Austrian Oak plays the lead role of Ray Owens, a former Los Angeles Police Department narcotics officer who settles down in the small town of Sommerton Junction following a botched police operation on his behalf.. Owens becomes the sheriff of Sommerton Junction, seemingly a perfect small rural…

Safe Passage raises $225,000

Safe Passage, the Northampton-based organization that is committed to ending domestic violence, raised about $225,000 Sunday during its ninth annual Hot Chocolate Run.

‘Holy Motors’ confounds

French film “Holy Motors” is a confusing, mystifying film that leaves audiences more puzzled than entertained.

Video: UMass vs UNH Hockey Highlights

Video highlight of UMass’ 2-1 overtime win over UNH last Friday at the Mullins Center.

UMass Celebrates its Second Annual Homecoming Parade

The Second Annual Homecoming Parade was Held Oct. 27 to kick off Homecoming Weekend.

Sinister burns Bughuul into audiences

Derrickson’s “Sinister” is an entertaining horror movie that dabs a little too often into horror movie clichés for safety as well as comic relief.

Video: UMass Hockey Preview

UMass hockey head coach John Micheletto and players preview the upcoming season.

MASSPIRG new voters project

MASSPRIG’s new voters project allows UMass students to step up to the ballot box for the first time by facilitating the voter registration process so that students will become more involved.

“Dredd 3D” fails to live up to hype

Shallow characters and an over-usage of special effects may leave viewers distracted in the new 3D film.