March 30, 2015

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Hird appointed dean of College of Social and Behavioral Sciences -

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UMass women’s lax cruises to 17-7 win over George Mason -

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Earl Sweatshirt explores his dark side on great sophomore album -

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East Village explosion painful, revealing -

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Courtney Barnett offers unique outlook on life on debut album -

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Lessons learned from a boy band -

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Angela McMahon earns 100th career win in UMass women’s lacrosse’s win over George Mason -

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Cornell professor explores education, politics and inequality -

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UMass softball swept by St. Joseph’s -

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Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’ is a wild, unpredictable masterpiece -

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UMass baseball falls 8-0 to VCU in series finale -

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UMass men’s lacrosse’s win streak snapped in battle with No. 18 Towson -

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Closing arguments presented, jury deliberations begin Friday in first of four 2012 gang rape trials -

Friday, March 27, 2015

UMass library opens groundbreaking 3D printing lab -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Defendant in 2012 gang rape case says accuser consented to sex -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

For the love of the craft: UMass Juggling Club -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass lacrosse looks for fourth straight victory versus Towson -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The dark, twisty special on Robert Durst proves that, yet again, humanity’s biggest “Jinx” is hubris -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Law and order, UMass style -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Hillel fails to represent all Jewish students -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Earl Sweatshirt explores his dark side on great sophomore album

Rapper Earl Sweatshirt, real name Thebe Kgositsile, performs at the Coachella Music and Arts Festival in April 2013 in Indio, California. (Brian VanderBrug/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

Odd Future member finds his voice by expounding on the trappings of fame and coming of age.

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Courtney Barnett offers unique outlook on life on debut album

(Aurelien Guichard)

Australian singer-songwriter’s lyrical perspective sets her apart from the pack in her debut album.

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Kendrick Lamar’s ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’ is a wild, unpredictable masterpiece

(Tom Øverlie/P3.no)

The Compton rapper’s third album is an experimental but extraordinary achievement.

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The dark, twisty special on Robert Durst proves that, yet again, humanity’s biggest “Jinx” is hubris

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Billionaire left a trail of blood through three decades before incriminating himself on HBO documentary.

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‘The Last Man on Earth?’ more like, ‘The Worst Show on Earth’

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This show should alternatively be titled “The Creepiest Man on Earth.”

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UMass Theatre Guild to present “Seussical” this weekend

Some of the campus’ thespians will perform the beloved Broadway musical this Friday and Saturday.

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Local author and activist Don Ogden writes to make environmental change

Don Ogden stresses the importance of acting on climate change in his work, “Bad Atmosphere: A Collection of Poetry & Prose on the Climate Crisis.”

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MANNA soup kitchen continues to feed the local hungry in Northampton

After almost 30 years of operation, MANNA continues to provide food for the hungry and homeless and connect with people in the community.

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Do it yourself: Dining commons facials and masks

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Save money on beauty products by using these common foods for DIY face and hair masks.

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Four ways to stay happy and healthy this spring

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Make these small changes in your sleep schedule and diet for a better end to the semester.

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Modest Mouse reclaims its sound, but not its essence

(Mark Runyon/ConcertTour.org)

Indie rock legends’ first full-length album in eight years sounds familiar, but often underwhelming.

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Marina and the Diamonds offer new twists on ‘Froot’

(Dave Lichterman/Avid Photos)

Welsh singer-songwriter’s third LP shows a more vulnerable side to her character.

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The Weekly Dead with Jack and Alex – ‘Remember’ and ‘Forget’

Alex Frail and Jack Nichols recap two episodes of The Walking Dead in in the Daily Collegian Arts weekly podcast.

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Death of Harris Wittels has proven to be a loss to the comedy and podcast community

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Death of Harris Wittels has proven to be a loss to the comedy and podcast community.

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“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” delivers a charming, endearing glimpse at life in New York, thanks to brilliant performance by Ellie Kemper

The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt dancing with Iron Man in Times Square

The new Netflix comedy from Tina Fey evokes her classic, “30 Rock.”

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How to be eco-friendly as a UMass student in the residence halls

Last year Eco-Rep sorted through trash to be recycled. (Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

As the Eco-Rep program manager, Kevin Hollerbach views the UMass’ lack of awareness and participation in eco-friendliness as a multi-faceted issue. He believes it will take a collective effort to make improvements.

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Five College Consortium classes give students a chance to branch out

The PVTA bus system allows for students get to any of the five colleges. Collegian File Photo)

Taking a class at another college allows students to explore more studies and campus lifestyles.

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UMass students recall unfamiliar foods encountered while studying abroad

Fried frog legs (Cameliatwu/Flickr).

From frog legs to octopus pizza, students discuss the differences in taste from what they are used to in America.

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The power of green

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Create a nutrition-packed green smoothie with ingredients already in your fridge.

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UPC announces Spring Concert lineup

(Rob Loud/Alex Tinder/Alexa Stickler/Flickr)

Timeflies, Hoodie Allen and Chance the Rapper revealed as performers for April 19

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