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The best costume looks for couples

By Araz Havan

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Fashion

Are you and your significant other still looking for the perfect Halloween costume? Couples costumes are fun because they are all about collaboration and commitment, and ideas can be found everywhere, from superheroes to foo...

B-level horror movies worth your time

By Araz Havan

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Movies

Good horror movies are hard to find these days with all of the unoriginal ideas, remakes and overhyped films that seem to saturate modern cinemas. Never get disappointed by a horror movie again by turning your attention instead to...

‘Let the Right One In’ not your typical horror movie

By Soren Hough

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Movies

Quiet and meditative. Romantic, stark and beautiful. Poignant. These are not the words one usually associates with the horror genre. And yet, the ostensibly horror-themed “Låt den rätte komma in,” or “Let the Right One ...

The Top 5 Treehouse of Horror episodes

By Brett Reardon

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Television

Fall is the time of the year when your television screen is a burst of all things spooky and Halloween-y. For as long as I could remember, I’ve always loved the long-running Simpsons Halloween specials, otherwise known as ...

Dressing as your favorite (dead) rock icon

By Araz Havan

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Fashion

Dressing as a musician is something you must do for at least one Halloween during your college experience. It’s a great way to pretend to be someone more famous, more talented and richer than you will ever be in your life, if on...

‘Walking Dead,’ ‘American Horror Story’ lead deep cast of horror TV shows

By Cory J. Willey

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Television

From “The Twilight Zone” to “The Walking Dead,” horror has always had a major foothold in television. While the quality of the genre has arguably declined over the years in the film industry, it seems to be headed in ...

The best horror video games

By Cory J. Willey

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Technology, Video Games

Every gamer has been there, clinging to their controller, hands clammy from terror as they hesitantly crawl down a corridor. Their eyes begrudgingly glued to the screen as they await the next jump-scare that will send them cowering be...

Classy cocktails to indulge on Halloween

By Gabe Scarbrough

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Food & Drink

Halloween is a magical time of year. Children dress up in fantastical costumes and wander the streets of America with their parents knocking on strangers' doors and receiving candy. On any other day of the year this would make no ...

Canelas: Improved scoring depth essential for UMass in 2013-14

By Nick Canelas

October 10, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Sports Columns, Winter Sports

With nine seniors, 16 upperclassmen and its three leading scorers from last season on the roster, one would think the Massachusetts hockey team is primed for success in 2013-14. However, there's a reason why UMass failed to make...

Ben Gallacher has a new chance at big dreams at UMass

By Nick Canelas

October 10, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Ben Gallacher is your everyday laid back guy from Alberta, Canada. He's a college student who tries not to take life too seriously. He enjoys hanging out with friends and has a supportive family. Just two years ago, he taught himself how to play the guitar by watching i...

Hockey Special Issue

By Collegian Sports Staff

October 10, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Special Issues, Sports, Winter Sports

UMass hockey seeks redemption from disappointing finish last year in 2013-14 season After missing the Hockey East Tournament for the first time since 2002 last season, the UMass hockey team comes into 2013-14 looking to aveng...