Scrolling Headlines:

UMass tuition set to rise 3-4 percent for 2017-2018 school year -

July 18, 2017

PVTA potential cuts affect UMass and five college students -

July 10, 2017

New director of student broadcast media at UMass this fall -

July 10, 2017

Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

GCB: Controversial but engaging

Here’s a look at the new show “GCB” (“Good Christian Belles”), starring Leslie Bibb and Kristin Chenoweth, that premiered Sunday, March 4 on ABC.

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In recent ‘Glee’ episode, writers focus on characters

In a recent episode of glee, instead of focusing on the importance of winning a competition, the writers focused more on the characters.

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“The river” a flawed trip upstream

Collegian Columnist Victoria Knobloch reviews ABC’s new show “The River”

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Relating old, hit sitcoms to their newer equivalents

There is nothing like the feeling of a finished series, but then what?

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How “How I Met Your Mother” became a recent phenomenon

In this column, Herb Scribner describes how “How I Met Your Mother” and its recent popularity among college kids has a real message.

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Television Continues to Reign Supreme in 2011

Over the past decade, a clear shift has taken place between television and film in terms of quality. Television used to be widely considered the lesser of the two media in crafting innovative narratives and production technique, but that no longer holds true. Thanks to premium channels such as HBO and new markets for television series via DVD and Blu-ray sales, studio executives now see the lucrative results that the television platform can offer and are dedicated in producing worthy programs. Due to (and also helping to fuel) this trend, talented writers and actors are now making the move to…

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Dynamics of ‘Springer Break’ unveiled

Approximately 35 UMass students traveled to the Jerry Springer show in Stamford, Connecticut by bus on Nov. 21st to witness the infamous brawls first hand.

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“Hell on Wheels” shines as newest western

AMC’s latest series takes place during the end of the Civil War and
follows a cold blooded killer/railroad worker trying to murder those who killed his wife in the war.

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Horror genre thrives on the small screen

We investigate the resurgence of terrifying television programs and pick out a few of the most bone-chilling highlights from this season.

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Thrills and kills on “The Walking Dead”

Starting strong into its second season, this televised horror favorite provides viewers with terrifyingly inhuman zombies and strikingly human characters.

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‘American Horror Story’ gore frightens viewers into watching

FX’s new show, “American Horror Story” disturbs audiences into its third episode tonight at 10 p.m.

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14 years later ‘South Park’ still delivers the laughs

In its 15th season, “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone continue to produce entertaining episodes for eager audiences.

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“Breaking Bad” fans crazy over murderous drug dealer

AMC’s “Breaking Bad” star Bryan Cranston, who plays main character Walter White, chooses risque methods of dealing with a lung cancer diagnosis. The season four finale, which aired earlier this week, left viewers shocked but satisfied.

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Heartbreak in Italia on the ‘Jersey Shore’

This season of “Jersey Shore” proves to be an emotional roller coaster as Snooki struggles to maintain a long-distance relationship.

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Shows continuing after their peak prove bleak

Television series such as “24,” “Entourage,” and “ER” are guilty continuing after their peak to earn more money. “Lost” and “Breaking Bad” know when to call it quits by giving their show an end date.

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“Yeeeaa Buddy!”… And They’re Back!

The “Jersey Shore” crew has returned and is wreaking havoc bigger than ever before – but this time, they’re searching for cabs and fun in Italy.

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Television season is back

Collegian columnist Kevin Romani previews the shows returning for the Fall season line-up.

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“Entourage” wraps up after eight seasons

The cast of “Entourage” has enjoyed a lot of success during the show’s run. Fans were not completely upset by the show’s ending, though, because its final seasons were lackluster.

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Emmy Awards: “Mad Men” and “Modern Family” remain on top

In the absence of usual favorites “Breaking Bad” and “Lost” from the nominee list, Best Drama was up for grabs, while “Modern Family” still reigns supreme in comedy.

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The Gang keep it “Always Sunny” for another season

“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” is expected to continue delivering the laughs in its seventh season on FX

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