March 1, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

UMass men’s lacrosse falls to 0-4 with Saturday’s defeat to Brown -

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Strong second half snaps three-game losing streak for UMass -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

‘UMass basketball’ returns in victory over Fordham -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

First quarter woes sink UMass men’s lacrosse in Grant Whiteway’s return -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

UMass hockey falls flat in regular season finale to UConn -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

UMass hockey stumbles offensively against UConn’s tough defensive corps -

Saturday, February 28, 2015

UMass seeks increased energy as it hosts Fordham -

Friday, February 27, 2015

Report: UMass continues search for new athletic director, DeFilippo not an option -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UPDATE: Police to charge UMass football player with two counts of aggravated assault and battery -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Students for Justice in Palestine, administration react to inflammatory posters -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass falls short, lacks energy in 82-71 loss to Saint Joseph’s -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Drake’s surprise mixtape yields few surprises -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Potential shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security offers chance for Republican legislature to learn from its mistakes -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Winless UMass faces Brown -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Jose Gonzalez returns with graceful “Vestiges & Claws” -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

SGA to host Women’s Leadership Symposium -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

UMass women’s basketball finishes road schedule with matchup against Dayton -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Keystone XL pipeline sparks pollution awareness -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Dartmouth and Fordham to start stretch of key games for Minutewomen -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

DeAndre Bembry has career day in win over UMass -

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Drake’s surprise mixtape yields few surprises

(NRK P3/Flickr)

“If You’re Reading This Too Late” fails to break new ground for the superstar rapper.

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Jose Gonzalez returns with graceful “Vestiges & Claws”

(Jose Gonzalez/Flickr)

Swedish singer/songwriter’s third album is a strong collection of all-original songs.

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Imagine Dragons deliver nothing but “Smoke & Mirrors” on their second album.

(Brian Bruemmer/Flickr)

Imagine Dragons fall prey to the dreaded sophomore slump on the uninspired “Smoke & Mirrors.”

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A look into the memorable styles of New York Fashion Week

(Daily Collegian/Robert Rigo)

Designers and brands like Wang, Lacoste and Furstenberg all brought something unique to the table.

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Earthfoods Café and Stonewall Center host LGBTQ open mic night

UMass’ LGBTQ community holds a coffee shop-style performance night after dark at the popular campus eatery.

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The Oscars: a night of elegance and style

(Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

For Hollywood, winning in fashion is just as important as winning during award season.

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UMass students attend nationwide Real Food Challenge conference

(Photo courtesy of Patricia Murphy)

Five students from the University attended a conference at Bard College over Presidents’ Day weekend to discuss the campaign.

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Quarterbacks releases phenomenal debut LP

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New Paltz, New York twee-punk band arrives fully-formed in its infectiously energetic, self-titled debut album.

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Humidifiers are an excellent way to help you handle the winter

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Relatively inexpensive, humidifiers can help students tackle seasonal issues like chapped skin and the common cold.

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‘Birdman’ brings home the gold at the 2015 Oscars

(John Shearer/Invision/AP)

The 87th annual Academy Awards get it right, mostly, in Sunday night’s ceremony.

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Whitewashed Oscars cause recognition drought for actors of color in roles of empowerment

(Cloud Eight Films)

From Sidney Poitier to David Oyelowo, Academy snubs black actors in positions of power.

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The Oscars: A history of snubs and mistakes

(biography.com)

Year after year the Academy overlooks film’s greatest talents and their work.

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The Collegian’s live Oscars coverage

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The Masschusetts Daily Collegian covers the Oscars live on Twitter using the hashtag #OscarsMDC.

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‘Jupiter Ascending’ is a new creative low for the Wachowskis

(Warner Bros. Pictures)

“Jupiter” is so atrocious, the Wachowskis siblings should just stop making movies now, says Eli Fine.

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‘Kingsman’ a rollicking take on the spy flick

( Twentieth Century Fox)

Matthew Vaughn’s latest masterfully balances well-timed comedy with high-stakes action.

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‘The Last Five Years’ hits most of the right notes

(Lucky Monkey Pictures)

One of my close friends introduced me to Jason Robert Brown’s “The Last Five Years” when we were freshmen, and I’ve been listening to the original cast recording regularly ever since. I’ve never seen the stage musical itself, and that added degree of separation gave me an uncanny feeling while watching writer-director Richard LaGravenese’s film adaptation. The film was like an interesting person I’d heard lots about from mutual friends but had never directly interacted with. Our long-awaited meeting was pleasant, but not without its disappointments. The film does succeed in adapting the musical’s narrative structure. The story, based on…

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Evolve: Multiplayer masterpiece or another overhyped flop?

An image from "Evolve" (2K/Turtle Rock Studios/TNS)

Can Evolve’s evolutionary gameplay make up for its limited scope and lack of story?

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Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic bring their alternative hip-hop to Northampton

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Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic make a stop on Pearl Street Wednesday night, carrying their unique sounds and unmistakable chemistry.

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As a college student, owning a credit card has its pros and cons

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Not sure whether getting a credit card is a good or bad idea as a student? Here’s what you need to know about the pros and cons.

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Father John Misty releases brilliant second album

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Folk singer analyzes love in the modern age on “I Love You, Honeybear.”

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