Massachusetts Daily Collegian

DIY foods to make in the DC

By Steph Cann

May 1, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Food & Drink

When eating in the dining halls across campus, it's easy to eat only what is available that day. However, as an alternative, students should consider using the few cooking appliances provided, accessible ingredients and their...

“The Place Beyond the Pines” goes beyond expectations

By Steph Cann

April 29, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Movies

Directed and written by Derek Cianfrance, “The Place Beyond the Pines” fluidly depicts three overlapping perspectives of one moral story: A stunt motorcyclist-turned-bank robber, attempting to provide for his unexpected family tha...

It’s time to replace winter coats with light jackets

By Steph Cann

April 10, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Fashion

It’s that time of year when its finally acceptable to shed heavy winter coats and furs in favor of a light statement jacket. Granted, it's hard to find the ideal jacket to accompany you during the transition into warmer months. But...

Fans young and old bob along to Bob Dylan

By Steph Cann

April 8, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

As expected from an aging icon, Bob Dylan's concert at the Mullins Center Saturday was a pleasant show, but no extraordinary performance to be rendered as irrevocably memorable. The smell of marijuana was in the air as...

Musical legend Bob Dylan returns to UMass

By Steph Cann

April 4, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

Bob Dylan may be turning 72 next month, but instead of putting his feet up after a rather prolonged yet successful musical career, he's going back on tour. His “Never Ending Tour,” which has run consistently since 19...

85th Oscars full of unpredictability

By Steph Cann

February 26, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Movies, Music

The 85th installment of Sunday night’s Academy Awards was an evening of raw creative talent and highly emotional speeches. With hundreds of millions of people watching worldwide, every Oscar winner announced became progressively more unpredictable. “Argo,” directed by a...

Fashion Trends for 2013

By Steph Cann

February 7, 2013

Filed under Archives, Arts & Living, Fashion

Although the warm weather of spring may feel like a faint fantasy, fashion trends for spring 2013 are already here and waiting. There are plenty of new styles to pick and choose from for this up-and-coming season, as well as a nu...