Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Students took to town for the annual Blarney Blowout at local bars last year. (Shaina Mishkin/Daily Collegian)

Luck of the Irish

March 5, 2014

Annual “Blarney Blowout” leads to multiple arrests at Townhouse Apartments

By Mitchell Scuzzarella

March 12, 2013

While early police preparation allowed for a controlled situation in downtown Amherst during the “Blarney Blowout” celebration this past weekend, the expected crowds instead made their way to several off-campus locations Saturday,...

Movies that make Irish eyes smile

By Kate MacDonald

March 28, 2011

Almost every year, St. Patrick’s Day falls during the week of Spring Break. While some Irish-Americans are watching out for leprechauns and eating corned beef and cabbage, many college kids are stumbling around on beautiful...

Blarney blowout continues: DIY drinks

By Ashley Berger

March 10, 2011

Does Irish whiskey make you frisky? Are you particularly partial to wearing green? Are the Dropkick Murphys your all-time favorite band? Do you like to get drunk quickly? Are you not really a fan of Guinness? If the answer is...