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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

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.