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Pipkins’ double-double leads UMass men’s basketball over Western Carolina -

November 21, 2017

Luwane Pipkins leads the UMass men’s basketball shooting show in 101-76 win over Niagara -

November 19, 2017

UMass to face tough test with Niagara backcourt -

November 19, 2017

Hockey Notebook: John Leonard on an early season tear for UMass hockey -

November 18, 2017

Clock runs out on UMass men’s soccer’s dream season in NCAA opener -

November 17, 2017

2017 Basketball Special Issue -

November 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball prepares for transitional season in 2017-18 -

November 16, 2017

Author Viet Thanh Nguyen discusses how history and humanity is remembered -

November 16, 2017

CMASS completes seven-week discussion series -

November 16, 2017

UMass women’s basketball resets and reloads, looking to improve on last year’s record with plenty of new talent -

November 16, 2017

Matt McCall’s winding path to bring unity to UMass -

November 16, 2017

Carl Pierre is a piece to Matt McCall’s basketball program -

November 16, 2017

Why they stayed: Malik Hines, Chris Baldwin and C.J. Anderson -

November 16, 2017

McConnell chooses politics over morals -

November 16, 2017

Swipe right for love? Probably not. -

November 16, 2017

‘The Florida Project’ is a monument to the other side of paradise -

November 16, 2017

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ doesn’t have to be the best Marvel movie -

November 16, 2017

Thursday’s NCAA tournament rematch between UMass men’s soccer and Colgate will be a battle of adjustments -

November 15, 2017

Veteran belonging and the decline of American communities discussed by journalist and author at Amherst College -

November 15, 2017

‘UMass Cares About Cancer’ Hosts Blanket Making Event -

November 15, 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.