Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Feminism still relevant

By Emily Merlino

March 14, 2013

“So, I’m not a feminist, but I do believe in the strength of women.” Aside from being paradoxical, the above statement Katy Perry ironically made during her acceptance of Billboard’s 2012 Woman of the Year award, is also ...

Mix some mint into your wardrobe

By Nia Decaille

February 21, 2013

Whether you thought Katy Perry sizzled or floundered in the fitted mint green number she wore to the Grammys earlier this month, her dress is just one example of the onslaught of pastel quickly becoming the latest trend for the spring. Mint green, the most popular shade of pa...

DJ Tiësto to bring Club Life to Mullins Center

By Dave Coffey

September 18, 2011

On Monday, Sept. 19 at 9 p.m., world-renowned DJ and electronic dance music artist Tiësto will play the Mullins Center. The concert is part of Tiësto’s Club Life College Invasion Tour, a highly anticipated, nation-wide American c...

Boston area rife with music this summer

By Kate MacDonald

April 21, 2011

For music fans of any sort in the New England area during the summer of 2011, the Boston area is undoubtedly the place to be. Tons of bands, solo artists, comedians and even television show casts will be showcased in the best venue...

Katy Perry’s acting disappoints

By Ellie Rulon-Miller

February 9, 2011

This past Monday, Katy Perry joined the cast of the popular CBS show “How I Met Your Mother.” Perry played the cousin of Zoey, a recurring character as of late. It was not Perry’s first foray into television. She has ...

2010 marks major year for the music industry

By Kate MacDonald

December 9, 2010

For better or for worse, it cannot be denied that 2010 was a big year for music. While many may argue that most of the albums released were mediocre at best, the sheer number of major CDs released can’t be ignored. The Internet also saw a revolutionary year...

Giving felons the vote

By Matthew M. Robare

November 16, 2010

Starting this semester the University of Massachusetts made it much easier to be a senior and take as few classes for as many much-needed credits as possible by increasing general education classes from three credits to four....

Katy Perry is well-endowed

By Dave Coffey

September 29, 2010

Okay, let’s get one thing straight: Katy Perry’s music is cringe-worthy at its very best. I’d say that’s just my opinion, but honestly it seems like a bit more of an unwritten law – I’m pretty sure it’s the only...

SNL disappoints with premiere

By Hannah Sparks

September 28, 2010

This weekend, television mainstay Saturday Night Live began its 35th season with host Amy Poehler and musical guest Katy Perry. NBC really hyped up this premiere by re-airing the already-classic Betty White episode last weeken...

Katy Perry’s “Teenage Dream” disappoints

By Austin Dale

September 16, 2010

If you have never been asked if you feel like a plastic bag, if you have never had a beautiful girl tell you she wants to see your peacock, if you have never thought E.T. could be a term of endearment, you had better be prepared. Katy Perry’s “Teenage Dream” ...