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UMass hockey to participate in 2016 Friendship Four tournament in Belfast, Northern Ireland -

February 8, 2016

‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ maintains charm in 11th season -

February 8, 2016

IT Forum held to outline updates in new security policies -

February 8, 2016

No need to keep the light on for lackluster horror ‘The Boy’ -

February 8, 2016

Hockey East Notebook: UNH upsets No. 8 UMass Lowell -

February 8, 2016

UMass Poll results place Sanders, Trump at top going into NH primary -

February 8, 2016

Herrell’s ‘Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day’ event a sweet success -

February 8, 2016

Inside game highlights Minutewomen’s effort in defeat -

February 8, 2016

Sanders’ campaign: more than policy -

February 8, 2016

Athletic Director Ryan Bamford weighs in on UMass’ winter sports struggles in 2016 -

February 8, 2016

Students recall innocent, kind attitude of Connor Cummings at Memorial Service -

February 8, 2016

Letter: Fraternities are more than just a place to party -

February 7, 2016

UMass men’s basketball struggles offensively in 69-53 loss against Richmond -

February 6, 2016

UMass women’s basketball falls short against Fordham Saturday afternoon -

February 6, 2016

UMass hockey loses ninth straight, falls to No. 9 BU 6-3 -

February 5, 2016

UMass hockey can’t heed coach John Micheletto’s warning in 6-3 loss against BU -

February 5, 2016

Jury convicts Patrick Durocher of rape, assault and battery -

February 5, 2016

UMass student dies Friday morning -

February 5, 2016

Puck Talk: UMass prepares for the Terriers -

February 5, 2016

Third and 20: the Super Bowl -

February 5, 2016

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Procrastination can be productive when done right

Columnist Emily Mias suggests some productive ways to procrastinate and keep up your motivation as the semester ends.

The final stretch

Stressed from finals week? Don’t sweat it, we’re all in it together. Columnist Hannah Sparks offers some comforting words to get you through the homestretch of the semester.

Sleep deprivation hurts memory and study habits

Psychology professor, and sleep researcher Rebecca Spencer offers her insight about the function of sleep during the most studious time of the year: finals week.

Foods to eat during finals that improve brain function

Students are often rushed during exam periods and grab whatever is cheap or quick, but studies show that this method is only hurting their health. Read on to learn what foods help the brain function to its full potential.

Study playlist creates perfect exam cram vibe

Kanye West and Lady Gaga can be a little distracting for quiet nights in the library, so columnist Chris Shores created the perfectly low-key and encouraging album playlist to listen to during finals week.

De-stress during finals week

It way be the most stressful time of the semester, but take the advice of Collegian staff writer Jeff Mitchell and you’ll be relaxing in no time.