Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Fall Fashion Trends

By Kim Giordano

October 17, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Lifestyle

A new season means new clothing. With the beginning of fall, comes the reintroduction of boots, jackets, and sweaters with a whole new twist for 2011. As New York’s Fashion Week just wrapped up, this year’s fall trends ar...

Southwest skateboards in style

By Nia Decaille

October 13, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Lifestyle

What I love most about Southwest is its uncanny ability to produce some of the most interesting and diverse characters on campus. It’s refreshing to meander into different residential areas and get a feel for the kind...

Save it for the weekend

By Samara Abramson

October 10, 2011

Filed under Columns

After being at the University of Massachusetts for a little over a month, fashion is one of the many aspects of campus culture that I have both become passionately interested in and am still adjusting to. There are so many difference...

UMass Fashionistas: Fall Fashion with Olivia Brown

By Nia Decaille

October 4, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Lifestyle

I had been on campus for three weeks and it was obvious that at UMass Amherst the bicycle was a cool accessory for getting to class across campus, and that you better own a pair of boots for the weather ahead. From where I s...

Jaclynn Chiodini’s UStyle

By Kate Evans

September 21, 2011

Filed under Fashion

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

Filed under Fashion

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...

Stop college fashion faux pas now

By Lindsey Davis

September 12, 2011

Filed under Blogs

Every year, thousands of college students across the country suffer from a tragic fashion faux pas syndrome. But with your help, it can be reversed! I am all about comfort and affordability when it comes to dressing you...

The secrets of dressing like a pro(fessional)

By Effie Speridakos

May 18, 2011

Filed under Fashion

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...

Best and Worst Dressed: Oscars Edition

By Kim Giordano

March 7, 2011

Filed under Blogs, Entertainment

Despite James Franco and Anne Hathaway’s lackluster performance as this year’s hosts of the Academy Awards, the nominees managed to really bring it on the red carpet. I found myself loving almost every outfit choice, which...

Tips on how to look great in spring

By Staff

March 1, 2011

Filed under Blogs, Entertainment

It may be a freezing 20 degrees here in Amherst, but spring is right around the corner, and with it comes new style trends to parade around in in the warm weather. With New York City Fashion Week coming to a close we’ve been...

The best and worst dressed of the 2011 Grammys

By Kim Giordano

February 19, 2011

Filed under Blogs, Entertainment

I think the only thing I’ll remember from this year’s Grammys is the arrival of Lady Gaga, and I’m sure she wanted it that way (which only makes me more angry). I had a long debate with myself before I put her into the “worst...

Valentine’s Day Fashion

By Tori Hall

February 14, 2011

Filed under Lifestyle

♥ The Daily Collegian's Guide to Valentine's Day 2011 ♥ It’s that time of year again when students are either overjoyed or bathing in hatred over Valentine’s Day. There is a lot of pressure to look your best this holiday for...