December 19, 2014

Scrolling Headlines:

BLOG: UMass football recruiting roundup: UMass signs DT, offers two kickers -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

UMass President Robert Caret resigns to become chancellor of the University of Maryland system -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Brandon Montour: ‘It felt great to be out there’ -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

UMass falls to Northeastern in Brandon Montour’s debut -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Cady Lalanne continues to evolve as a potential outside shooting threat -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

UMass hockey returns to action against Northeastern, Montour to make season debut -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Demetrius Dyson remains hopeful despite rocky start to season -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Former UMass soccer star Matt Keys aims to continue his career professionally -

Monday, December 15, 2014

Pierre-Louis, Dillard shine in UMass victory over Holy Cross -

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Passing, spacing improved in UMass victory -

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Prolific first half propels UMass past Canisius, 75-58 -

Saturday, December 13, 2014

UMass Faculty Senate hears ad hoc committee’s report on FBS football, shoots down contentious motion -

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Minutemen hope improved spacing will aid struggling half court offense -

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Divest UMass urges Board of Trustees to split with fossil fuel industry -

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Cady Lalanne accustomed to dealing with increased attention -

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Front to Back: Week of Dec. 1, 2014 -

Monday, December 8, 2014

Chiarelli: UMass basketball running out of time to find its identity -

Monday, December 8, 2014

Minutewomen take care of business against American -

Monday, December 8, 2014

UMass women’s basketball handles American, 71-61 -

Sunday, December 7, 2014

UMass basketball downed by Florida Gulf Coast 84-75 -

Sunday, December 7, 2014

‘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.