March 3, 2015

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Meet the 2015 SGA spring election candidates -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Years of dedication lead to breakout senior campaign for Zack LaRue -

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Five simple steps to get your college diet on track -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Students head to State House, push for more public higher education funding -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Gabriel Schmitt hopes to improve UMass health services as student trustee -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Barrett/Barbosa ‘ready on day one’ -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

An outsider to the SGA, student trustee candidate Nicholas Vigneau says he brings a fresh perspective to the position -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Kristi Sefanoni pleased with UMass softball’s start to season -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Outsider candidates Rocco Giordano and Dhananjay (Danny) Mirlay Srinivas intent on shoring up student-administration relationship, getting more voices heard -

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UMass tennis wins its first conference match in weekend split -

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Minutewomen excel despite injuries, Minutemen gain experience -

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SGA election reforms address some, but not all concerns -

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Emily O’Neil hopes to increase diversity and improve Title IX training as student trustee -

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The next journalist under fire -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Letter: A call for action and cooperation -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Student trustee candidate Kabir Thatte looks to create his own path as a UMass legacy student within SGA -

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Police Log: Friday, Feb. 27 to Sunday, March 1, 2015 -

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Kelly, Gay to focus on transparency, accessibility and sexual assault training -

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Easy breathing tricks to de-stress during midterms -

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Lack of transparency from Elections Commission endangers spring ballot -

Monday, March 2, 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

Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

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

Flickr/Streamy Awards

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.