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

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

UMass basketball notebook: Minutemen begin season at brand-new John Francis Kennedy Champions Center -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

NASA proves people can still get excited about space exploration through ‘The Martian’ -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Trevor Noah: America’s black stepdad -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

UMass’ queer inclusivity and the progress that still needs to be made -

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Former Israeli soldiers and Palestinian fighters to speak in Pioneer Valley -

Monday, October 5, 2015

UMass kicks off Sustainability Month with Game Day Cleanup Challenge -

Monday, October 5, 2015

Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Northampton -

Monday, October 5, 2015

UMass Researchers concentrate on advanced robotic lower limbs -

Monday, October 5, 2015

Last-second goal salvages game for UMass women’s soccer -

Monday, October 5, 2015

UMass hockey eases into season with exhibition against Dalhousie -

Monday, October 5, 2015

Lackluster offense hands UMass field hockey a loss to No. 9 Louisville -

Monday, October 5, 2015

My friends suck and I love them

Photo courtesy of Tommy Verdone

Tommy Verdone reflects on how college fosters friendships that feel more like family.

SALT, making local music a little more local

Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian

Get into the good old fashion DIY spirit with Students for Alternative Music

The Mountain Goats come to Noho

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John Darnielle, better known as The Mountain Goats, will be putting on a solo performance in Northampton at the Pearl Street Ballroom.

Don’t let these Tricksters fool you

Lucas Soloranzo (Shaina Mishkin/Daily Collegian)

The Young Tricksters has been snowballing popularity in the Pioneer Valley music scene lately and just released their first EP, “Ripples.” Get to know the members of this locally-based band.

The many projects of Joss Whedon

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The prolific writer and director Joss Whedon is known for a wide variety of works, including “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “The Avengers.”

Student comedian Ryan Hill sheds light on his routine

Kayla Marchetti/Daily Collegian

Over to UPub and through Ryan Hill, to comedy night we go

How to spot a second semester senior

How to spot a second semester senior

The tell-tale signs that you’re nearing graduation.

The wisecrackers from MST3K have still got it

Nerds rejoiced when Joel and his buddies from MST3K showed up for their latest and final tour of the movie bashing bonanza Cinematic Titanic.

Cinematic Titanic stops off in Noho

Joel Hodgson and the original cast of MST3K will perform their cult-classic movie riffing in front of a live audience at the Calvin Theater this Saturday, instead of in space in The Satellite of Love.

Local rock five piece Shakusky compels Pioneer Valley

Amherst local heavy post-hardcore band Shakusky releases “Lancaster Market,” and discusses the way they play music.

Podcast 9 From Outer Space reviews “The Creeping Terror”

In the first installment of Podcast 9 From Outer Space, Jeremy Paskoff and Tommy Verdone review “The Creeping Terror,” a B-movie from 1964.

The Pixies release underwhelming new “EP1”

The Pixies release new material.

Summer albums that weren’t a bummer

Catch up on some of the hottest summer albums of 2013.

Dining around the world (without leaving Amherst)

Destinations to satisfy your cultural tastes in the local area

Where to caffeinate and elate on campus

UMass campus cafes offer atmospheres for the pensive or rushed students.

Who’da Funk It? wins CRC Battle of the Bands

Nine diverse local bands competed Thursday evening for the opportunity to open the Cannabis Reform Coalition’s annual “Extravaganja” festival.

The Prowess of Franklin Dining Common

Franklin Dining Common offers an incomparable eating experience on campus.

Local artists to compete at Battle of the Bands this Thursday

The Cannabis Reform Coalition is hosting the event in the Student Union Ballroom.

A bug’s life in Fernald Hall

Fernald Hall offers a glimpse at bugs from around the world.

Who’s behind the murals in W.E.B. Du Bois?

There are a number of morals in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library staircase walls. And they are all painted by UMass students.