Ways to adjust to dining hall life

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Make the most out of your meal plan when returning to campus from winter break.

Final Fantasy XIV turns one this month: a look back on a realm reborn

After a problematic launch, this MMO is destined for greatness

Pokemon ‘X’ and ‘Y’ present a move forward for series

New features stun, but the storyline is still lacking.

iOS 7 debuts with a whole new look

Stephen Margelony-Lajoie reviews the pros and cons of Apple’s latest mobile iOS

New handheld Nintendo device to be released in October

Nintendo will be releasing a downgrade from its current line of DS products Oct. 12 with the new 2DS.

Most anticipated games of 2013

A sneak peak into what 2013 has to offer for video games.

How to switch up your wardrobe for the new year

Everyone wants to start off the new year looking good, and end the new year looking better. Try these tricks to make sure it happens.

Deadly Sins Cheesecake

Stephen Margelony-Lajoie shares a recipe for scrumptious cheesecake.

Remember to appreciate the holidays for the little things

Amidst the gifts and decorations, there is a deeper meaning to the holidays, and it is important not to forget it.

How to avoid the winter break weight gain

Stephen Margelony-Lajoie gives tips to keep away the few extra inevitable pounds that the holiday season brings along.

Israeli pop star Harel Skaat comes to UMass

Israel pop star Harel Skaat visited the University of Massachusetts’ Hillel House Oct. 28 to lead a discussion about the LGBT life in Israel and about being an openly gay celebrity.

Video games that every horror movie fan will love

If your idea of a great Halloween involves video games, we’ve got just the list for you.

Fashion essentials for the simple man

For me, simple has always been the highlight of my sense of fashion.

Three video games to look forward to this fall

The fall season promises new thrills for video game enthusiasts.

No Doubt returns stronger than ever with ‘Push and Shove’

After many years of waiting, No Doubt revives its classic ska punk sound without disappointment through the release of latest album.

Will Final Fantasy destroy itself?

With the release of Square Enix’s ‘Final Fantasy XIII,’ loyal players cannot help but wonder if the game series should be put to rest already.

Modern vampires send inappropriate message

Vampire movies from recent years, such as the “Twilight” series, are just glorified abusive relationships that rake in millions of dollars.

Five Steps to Better Body Confidence

The fashion industry is constantly bombarding consumers with images telling them how they should live their lives and what they’re supposed to want. The multi-billion dollar industries that control our media wouldn’t be making much money if they were spending millions telling people that they are perfectly fine just the way they are and to be content with what they already have, so it makes sense. Still, there’s a fine line between convincing people that they need the newest fashion trend or the most fuel-efficient vehicles and persuading people that living in their own skin isn’t quite good enough. This…

Dates that are good for you and your wallet

The new school year means tons of potential partners to choose from for those who are single. And it all can be done without breaking the bank.

6 Fall Fashion Must-Haves

Find out how to stay stylish this fall without spending your entire summer savings.