Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Timeless trends

By Ashley Berger

March 29, 2012

While trends come and go, some staple items will and should always find their way into a girl’s closet. No matter what age she is, these fashion must-haves need to be available to her on any occasion that may pop up. ...

Sisters take the Runway for a cause, again

By Vincenza Parella

March 1, 2012

Not many college students can say they have organized and put on a successful fashion show to raise money to benefit those in need. Sisters on the Runway president, show organizer and University of Massachusetts student Alissar...

Feldman: Shoes to don despite February disasters

By Dane Feldman

February 8, 2012

The month of February poses a real and serious threat to us all. The sky can open up to snow at any point, all the while bringing us ever so close to the rainy season of spring. There are plenty of ways to punch up an outfi...

Spring outfits on their way in

By Stevie Mackenzie-Smith

February 2, 2012

Ah, February. February, you don’t know what you do to us. You tease us with a slice of springtime sunshine, a preview of what is to come, but then you retreat to your cold, hard self and once again our cheeks are ravaged by windbur...

Ways of skin care

By Ellie Rulon-Miller

January 25, 2012

The winter months come with a few inevitable things: low temperatures, snow, ice and, the worst of them all for a lot of people, dry air. As temperatures drop, dry air wreaks havoc on our bodies. Perhaps you’ve already stocked...

Black Friday Survival Guide

By Alexa Wilansky

November 21, 2011

It’s that time of year when shopping is a must. One day only, starting in the wee hours of the morning, Black Friday is upon us – stores awaiting customer arrival to purchase their unusually underpriced merchandise. Dresses...

Annie Harrington’s Ustyle

By Conor Murphy

November 2, 2011

Annie Harrington is immediately recognizable amongst her male and female cohorts at the University of Massachusetts. Although Harrington, a sophomore and international student from Bath, England, may be quiet and shy in de...

Heather Carey flashes fall fashion

By Vincenza Parella

October 20, 2011

Name: Heather Carey Year: Freshman Major: Animal Science Heather Carey sat in the basement of Butterfield with a group of her friends, laughing and talking about the wet New England weather outside. Despite the dreary downpour, Carey still managed to keep up her sen...

Cirque Succeeds at Mullins Center

By Alissa Mesibov

October 10, 2011

When one attends a Cirque du Soleil performance, seemingly impossible acrobatics, over the top clowning and beautiful artistic designs can be expected. “Quidam,” the most recent incarnation of Cirque du Soleil, had all of these elements at the Mullins Center this past wee...

Jaclynn Chiodini’s UStyle

By Kate Evans

September 21, 2011

Name: Jaclynn Chiodini Year: Senior Major: Anthropology and African American Studies With headphones in her ears and eyes focused on her studies, Jaclynn Chiodini’s look attracted attention despite her studious demeanor. Chiodin...

The great debate: backpack or purse?

By Sapna Contractor

September 14, 2011

Many University of Massachusetts students will take an average of 15-18 credits per semester, walk more than a few miles around campus each day, join extra-curricular activities and go out with friends on the weekends. This weekly rout...

The secrets of dressing like a pro(fessional)

By Effie Speridakos

May 18, 2011

The semester has ended, signaling for many the start of the summer job. Your interviewing skills are slick and your resume has been polished to perfection. Now it’s time to work on presenting yourself as a reputable and talented worker. In reality, you...