Not fake news, but flake news

By Zack Downing, Staff Writer National news is in a strange place right now. On one side, the U.S. president has some sort of vendetta against it. On the other side, younger generations are turning to BuzzFeed, Facebook and the Daily Mail to get their news, sites that make journalism look like a joke. For the most part, reputable news sources like CNN and popular … Continue reading Not fake news, but flake news

Universal healthcare: Human right or radical left?

By Owen Lee, Staff Writer Healthcare has been a massive, pressing issue over the past couple of months.  You hear it all the time if you’ve been keeping up with the news or with social media. That’s because, since President Trump has entered office, his administration has been trying to kill the Affordable Care Act. The latest attempt was the Graham-Cassidy Bill, which was thankfully … Continue reading Universal healthcare: Human right or radical left?

Festive fall fun for all

By Michaella Lesieur, Staff Writer Goodbye swim suit season, hello cozy, pumpkin spice, and everything nice. That’s right, it is fall and it is time to jump into that cozy sweater and favorite pair of boots. One of the best things associated with the season is the endless festivals and festivities that happen all over town. As the semester is off into countless hours of … Continue reading Festive fall fun for all

Soul Sightings: Welcome! We’re here to serve.

By The Center for Religious and Spiritual Life Staff, Contributing Writer(s) The staff of The Center for Religious and Spiritual Life welcomes you back to UMass Dartmouth. For undergraduates, graduate and international students arriving on campus for the first time, we welcome you and we look forward to meeting you! The Center for Religious and Spiritual Life is the center for faith, religion and spirituality … Continue reading Soul Sightings: Welcome! We’re here to serve.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show returns with new twist

By Zack Downing, Staff Writer 20 Cent Fiction’s annual The Rocky Horror Picture Show performances are a long held and beloved UMass Dartmouth Halloween tradition that draw a big crowd every year. At the end of every October, the 20 Cent Fiction actors reenact The Rocky Horror Picture Show and add their own unique twists and shouts that make every show a riot to experience. … Continue reading The Rocky Horror Picture Show returns with new twist

Mental Note acapella group gearing up for the new year

By Sebastian Moronta Blanco, Staff Writer Each week, in the boisterous halls of CVPA, student-musicians use all manner of instrument to study and perform, but one group doesn’t use any. Well, any non-living instruments, that is. Mental Note is an acapella group based here at UMass Dartmouth. The group is the only acapella group on campus, and is made up entirely of UMass students. Auditions … Continue reading Mental Note acapella group gearing up for the new year