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Video: Student has scary makeup down to an art

By Chris Shores

October 25, 2010

Filed under Videos

Student artist Liz Wahlman demonstrates Halloween special effects from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Photo slideshow: Halloween Costumes 2010

By Lynn Tran

October 25, 2010

Filed under Slideshows

Check out our Halloween Costumes page ...

Five best topical costumes of 2010

By Malea Ritz

October 25, 2010

Filed under Culture, Do-it-yourself, Fashion

It’s that time of year again. The candy corn is back on store shelves, pumpkins sit on doorsteps, and overpriced Halloween costumes have returned to iParty. For most of us poor college students, these pricey outfits are out...

Mike’s Maze offers art…in a cornfield

By Lily Hicks

October 25, 2010

Filed under Travel

Some neighbors spend time together sitting on each others’ porches, talking late into the night. Some jog the sidewalks of their neighborhoods, exchanging the latest gossip in between breaths. Some neighbors don’t interact...

The ghost stories of UMass

By Matthew M. Robare

October 25, 2010

Filed under Culture

Halloween wouldn’t be the same without tales of the dead walking the earth, but there’s no need to find a good ghost story in a movie or book: the University of Massachusetts is haunted enough. Ghosts and related phenomena...

How to dress ‘Jersey’

By Kate Evans

October 25, 2010

Filed under Culture, Do-it-yourself, Fashion

Your friends have been pestering you for weeks now, inquiring about your Halloween costume. Unfortunately, you’ve been too busy watching Jersey Shore reruns to study for your midterms, let alone construct an original outfit....


By Andrew Sheridan

October 25, 2010

Filed under Food & Drink

Beer has a lot in common with vegetables. It comes in many forms, is often considered an acquired taste and represents an essential part of any complete diet. Also like a good produce, beer is best enjoyed in season. Choosing...

Still need a costume? Really?

By Ian Winship

October 25, 2010

Filed under Do-it-yourself, Lifestyle

Halloween is right around the corner and you still don’t have a costume. You’ve checked your pockets and you aren’t exactly stacking bills. You have to have a costume, so you hit the road with what you’ve got, and get...

The Scariest, Most Terrifying… Romantic Comedies

By Kate MacDonald

October 25, 2010

Filed under Movies

Have you ever been watching a movie and you’re simply overcome with fear, horrified at the events that are unfolding and wary of what’s to come? Have you experienced these symptoms while watching a romantic comedy? You’re...

Scarily bad Halloween costumes

By Tappan Parker

October 25, 2010

Filed under Culture, Fashion

There are two ways of scaring people on Halloween. You can wear a terrifying, gut-wrenchingly scary costume that festers on the edge of insanity. Or you can wear one of these costumes. Vuvuzela Guy/Gal If you watched socc...

Surviving Halloween

By Jeff Mitchell

October 25, 2010

Filed under Health&Wellness

After the glory of Halloween night has ended, the reality of early morning classes on Nov. 1 hits hard. Here are some friendly words of advice to prepare you for the hardships of the next day. Prep the night before Even though you want ...

Dress in group costumes this Halloween

By Ashley Berger

October 25, 2010

Filed under Culture, Do-it-yourself, Fashion

Are you that person who has a ton of friends? Do Halloween give you a headache because you and all your friends want to dress up as a group, but simply can’t find an idea that allows for enough costumes for everyone? With these...