Don’t let winter stop you from running outside

The cold winter weather does not have to be the end of running outdoors.

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.

Wrestling with the winter weather

A helpful guide on how to approach fitness and health during the frigid winter temperatures.

Academic calendar changed, reading day eliminated

UMass Faculty Senate voted to add an additional day of classes on April 30 in response to multitude of snow days.

Humidifiers are an excellent way to help you handle the winter

Relatively inexpensive, humidifiers can help students tackle seasonal issues like chapped skin and the common cold.

Music that will be sure to keep the winter blues away

The winter can be a drag, but these jams will make the cold bearable.

USA earns four medals in Olympics opening weekend

Sage Kotsenburg and Jamie Anderson became the first Americans to win gold in the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Staving off those pesky winter blues

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Elena Lopez provides some helpful tips to deal with the bitter cold and stay positive during the next few months

Emily’s winter beer-swilling guide

Emily Brightman reviews and recommends her favorite winter brews for a cold winter’s night

Five weather and fashion friendly items for winter

Don’t let this year’s winter cramp your style. Use these tips to maintain your image while braving the bitter wind on your way to class.

Amherst institutes parking ban

An Amherst parking ban aims to facilitate snow removal process for the town.

Easy tips to avoid the flu

Simple tasks like washing your hands and sleeping eight hours can help you avoid getting sick during the cold, winter months.

Winter weather withers your health

Karen Podorefsky outlines the various detrimental effects of winter weather.

A Men’s Guide to Hats

Great alternatives to traditional baseball caps and winter hats

Winter Skin Care

The wintry season can be a brisk, dry and bitter cold time, which can have many adverse effects on your skin. Here’s some tips to prevent Jack Frost from biting your nose.

Photography gift ideas that won’t make you shutter

Give your artsy friend a great gift to help them take pictures without taking your money.

The final stretch

Stressed from finals week? Don’t sweat it, we’re all in it together. Columnist Hannah Sparks offers some comforting words to get you through the homestretch of the semester.

Songs for snow: A winter playlist

A playlist to add to your early winter nights and to get you through those snowy days.

UMass prepares for three-month cold front

The University of Massachusetts is preparing for the winter weather that might drape over the campus in the near future.