September 30, 2014

Scrolling Headlines:

UMass falls short at home to UNH 1-0 -

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Tennis shines in West Point Invitational -

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SGA to launch new binge drinking awareness campaign -

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UMass rugby captain Devin Ibanez: ‘I’m just a rugby maniac’ -

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SGA discusses University’s confidential informant policy -

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Akron upsets ACC foe, Toledo outruns Central Michigan -

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Electro-pop duo Cherub takes its sweet sound to Pearl Street -

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Fight for college affordability continues -

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U.S. News ranks UMass among top 30 public universities -

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Battling arguments -

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Tim McGraw comes back strong in ‘Sundown Heaven Town’ -

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No arrests made at UMass Homecoming tailgate and game -

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Alt-J diversifies and grows in ‘This Is All Yours.’ -

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FSU holds off the Wolfpack while Hill leads the Aggies to an overtime victory -

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UPDATE: UMass Police Department and Student Affairs officials to conduct review of confidential informant policy -

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UMass men’s soccer shut out by UNH, 1-0, on Sunday -

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The best ways to decorate your dorm room -

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UMass needs to actively combat sexual assault -

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Northwestern District Attorney’s office hosts National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day -

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Students celebrate return of UMass football with tailgate festivities -

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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.