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Community talks education, immigrants’ rights, climate change with state senators -

March 29, 2017

Q&A: Khalif Nunnally-Rivera, an advocate for access and affordability for underrepresented students -

March 29, 2017

Plant-Based Nutrition club promotes healthier, sustainable diets on campus -

March 29, 2017

Rolling tobacco and high profits for iRollie -

March 29, 2017

UMass softball to kickoff conference schedule on Thursday at Boston University -

March 29, 2017

UMass baseball coach Mike Stone trying not to dwell on 2017 being his final season -

March 29, 2017

Fresh off NCAA Championship appearance, UMass diver Emma Roush looks ahead -

March 29, 2017

Notebook: UMass men’s soccer adds junior college transfer to roster for next season -

March 29, 2017

Newly appointed UMass defensive line coach Dave Wissman has taken interesting road to Amherst -

March 29, 2017

Student Union Craft Center serves as an open space of expression for students -

March 29, 2017

An ode to Amherst’s American Legion -

March 29, 2017

Letter: The Graduate Employee Organization wants to empower those who are marginalized -

March 29, 2017

To counter and balance: A place for conversation in the opinion pages -

March 29, 2017

Activism can change the world -

March 29, 2017

Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma -

March 28, 2017

Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

March 28, 2017

Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

March 28, 2017

UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

March 28, 2017

UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

March 28, 2017

UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

March 28, 2017

An unofficial guide to Valentine’s Day cocktails

Enjoy a drink designed with you in mind: the happy couple, happy single or Valentine’s Day hater.

The Rubinoff Diaries

Check out these recipes to see how you can embrace Rubinoff vodka for more than just its inexpensive price.

Seasonal holiday cocktails minimize end of semester woes

Columnist Ashley Berger carefully crafted a list of alcoholic beverages to get in the holiday spirit while relieving final exam stress.

Creepy Cocktails

In addition to the unusual costumes, close friends and spooky ghost stories, Halloween is still incomplete without alcohol. The upcoming weekend-long holiday spook-tacular won’t be done proper justice with bland mixings such as Rubinoff and Diet Coke. Impress friends on Hollow’s Eve with unique and tasty festive beverages. Black Martini This martini will scare any black cat away with its inevitable hair-raising effect. Mix three and one-half ounces of gin or vodka with one-half ounce of blackberry brandy or a black raspberry liqueur, like Chambord. For an even darker drink, make this martini with Blavod black colored vodka. Green Ghoul…

Spook-tastic seasonal drink special effects

Our resident beverage technician Ashley Berger shares a few simple tips on how to create fun special effects for your drinks this Halloween weekend.

How to prepare perilously perfect punches

Find bowls of blood and more in this rundown of tasty punch creations. Mix one up and wait for the guests to roll in; your Halloween party will pack a wallop.

Delicious Rubinoff drinks sink cheap vodka aftertaste

Follow these five ways to turn Rubinoff into liquid paradise chilled on ice. Mixes include Skittles-inflused vodka, layered Jell-o shots and vodka-soaked watermelon.

11 Must-try cooling cocktails

From tangy Pomegranate Daiquiris to spicy Tomato Jalapeño Bloody Marys, these summer cocktails are sure to warm up those cool nights and entertain your taste buds with the best summer flavors.