January 27, 2015

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Panda Bear remains confident, even in the face of ‘The Grim Reaper’ -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Why I want to be a teacher -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams wrap up third-place finishes at Dartmouth Invitational -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

UMass’ College of Education to train Pakistani higher education administrators -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Hao Luong shines for UMass men’s swimming and diving on Senior Day, prepares for end of college career -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Police Log: Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 to Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Rachel Hilliard, Heather MacLean highlight solid performance from UMass women’s track and field -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Hockey East: Eichel’s overtime goal pushes Boston University past Vermont -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Albums to look forward to in 2015 -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

UMass closes ahead of inclement weather -

Monday, January 26, 2015

Paranormal Research Society seeks to uncover the truth about the supernatural -

Monday, January 26, 2015

UMass tops Merrimack 4-1 to cap off successful weekend series -

Monday, January 26, 2015

‘Broad City’s’ second season off to a wickedly funny start -

Monday, January 26, 2015

Writers respond to State of the Union address -

Monday, January 26, 2015

St. Bonaventure earns tight victory, VCU clinches 11th straight win in Atlantic 10 men’s basketball action -

Monday, January 26, 2015

An open letter to the people who were kind when I was struggling -

Monday, January 26, 2015

UMass club hockey salvages weekend with tie against NYU on Saturday -

Monday, January 26, 2015

2015 Winter TCA’s announce bevy of show returns and new releases -

Monday, January 26, 2015

Brilliant online film archives for cinema lovers -

Monday, January 26, 2015

UMass men’s and women’s track and field teams see mixed results in Joe Donahue Indoor Games -

Monday, January 26, 2015

‘Broad City’s’ second season off to a wickedly funny start

(Comedy Central

The rapid-fire comedy quickly latches onto its voice in its second season.

‘Odd Squad’ aims to make math fun for kids

(PBS)

UMass alumnus creates new educational show for PBS.

1990s TV fashion making a comeback

Decades later, fashion from the 1990s is finally making its highly anticipated comeback.

The beginning of the end for ‘Boardwalk Empire’

(HBO)

“Boardwalk Empire” enters its 11th hour in style.

Showtime and HBO rivalry elevates the quality of television

(HBO)

Both go head to head in terms of ratings, quality and awards won, challenging each other to up the value of programming.

Controversial but informative Bill Maher returns to HBO

Bill Maher live at The Orpheum Theatre in Memphis, Tennessee 1/26/13 (Photo courtesy of Matt McClenahan/Flickr)

‘Real Time’ offers laughs and debates

‘True Detective’ shows there’s no country for old cops

MCT

The HBO drama “True Detective” is a gritty, slow burn beauty midway through its first season.

Why ‘Buffy’ is a show worth watching

Emily Mias muses on the lessons of “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and the lasting impact of well-written television on its viewers.

Netflix, streaming and the demise of the slow burn

Collegian blogger Alexa Hoyle looks at the pros and cons of Netflix and what it means for traditional television.

Once Upon a Time Recap: Lady of the Lake

Collegian blogger Alexa Hoyle reviews the third episode of TV series Once Upon a Time.

The TV shows you should be watching this fall

Collegian blogger Alexa Hoyle breaks down the new fall television lineup.

Discovering “Mad Men”

Maggie Cornelius joined the “Mad Men” bandwagon just as it started a new season, and she gives her outsiders perspective of the hit show.

“Modern Family” ventures in to “Virgin Territory”

Find out the latest twists on “Modern Family” from Samantha Gillis.

T.V. not worth the time

Collegian columnist Amanda Dennis examines the detrimental relationship between children and T.V.

Women locked inside the television

Columnist Victoria Knobloch discusses the abundance of female protagonists on television this season but those shows’ lack of a true female voice.

Keeping up with the Kardashians . . . and a million other shows

There are a lot of TV shows out there – are any of them worth watching?

Emmy host attempts to shed new light on dimming award show

Sunday night marked the Sixty-first Primetime Emmy Awards, the sixty-first year television stars paraded themselves in front of cameras, fans, and an academy who votes to tell them who is the best at what they do.