Astronomy department head hosting sundial and sky-watching event

Stephen Schneider will mark the beginning of the autumnal equinox with a pair of gatherings at the UMass Sunwheel today.

Fall: a season of change

Becky Wandel discusses the advent of fall and the anxiety of change.

Creative and healthy eats for summer snacking

Check out these delicious and easy summer meal and drink suggestions for breakfast through dessert.

How to stay sane during the long summer

Steven Gillard lists things students can do during the summer to avoid falling into a monotonous routine.

As summer approaches, it’s crunch time for those looking to get in shape

Know the workout moves that will get you toned and ready for the warm weather.

‘Let’s keep the summer attitude’

‘You couldn’t walk for more than a couple of minutes without meeting someone new or sharing something, anything, with a completely, previously unknown, human being.”

UMass student spends summer in Wyoming wilderness

Samantha Marino went to Pahaska Tepee Resort for three months without Internet access, TV or a cell phone.

“Warm Bodies” more than just another teenage monster reboot

With an innovative plot and some excellent directing, “Warm Bodies” manages to put a new spin on the well-trodden paths of Zombies and romantic comedies.

Sunglasses to don despite summer’s end

Exude effortlessness with classic Ray-Bans.

Summer fun, without the sun

Love the idea of summer, but sunburn easily? Escape those hot, humid days with these summer movie ideas.

Seasonal introspection

Collegian columnist Samara Abramson tries to understand her summer bias.

Summer’s endless days have come to a close

For UMass Students school is now undeniably in session, so Collegian Columnist Harrison Searles reflects on his summer and how we may have had the opportunity to change over the months past.

The nightmare of pool ownership

So you think having a pool would be fun? Collegian columnist Matthew M. Robare relates a tragic tale of how owning a pool can go wrong.

“I think I’ll go to Boston…”

There are still plenty of things college kids can do for fun in the city without breaking the bank. Here are the top 10 things, in no particular order, to do in Boston during the summer of 2010.