October 21, 2014

Scrolling Headlines:

Three new students appointed as SGA special assistants -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Allymohamed scores game winner after suffering facial injury against Boston University -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Loaded weekend against Marist, Keene State challenges UMass club hockey -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

UMass football seeing improvement on both the offensive and defensive lines -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Remembering Derek Jeter: an appraisal -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Yellowcard switches things up on “Lift a Sail” -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Campus Sustainability Day to take place Wednesday -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Woosley paces UMass tennis at the ITA Northeast Regionals -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Sonny Landreth performs intense, brief set at the Iron Horse -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Tinashe impresses on debut album, “Aquarius” -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Ebola coverage is misinforming -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Two counts of larceny occur over the weekend -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

UMass student charged in connection with alleged involvement in racist vandalisms -

Monday, October 20, 2014

UMass student found dead in McNamara Hall -

Monday, October 20, 2014

Protect Our Breasts runs Breast Cancer Awareness campaign -

Monday, October 20, 2014

Underclassmen lead UMass hockey to first victory of the season -

Monday, October 20, 2014

Super Smash Bros. 3DS: A classic revitalized -

Monday, October 20, 2014

Dear Chancellor: Improve the FAC -

Monday, October 20, 2014

UMass women’s soccer shut out by Rhode Island -

Monday, October 20, 2014

Students at UMass rally to show support for Hong Kong -

Monday, October 20, 2014

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.