Modern medicine has ‘mushroom’ to improve

By Staff Writer Eric Sousa. During the last week of September, John Hopkins University School of Medicine released their findings about medicinal use of psilocybin, which is a hallucinogenic alkaloid found in certain species of mushrooms. According to their extensive research and double-blind studies, they have ascertained that psilocybin could be one its way from a Schedule I drug, its current home, to a Schedule … Continue reading Modern medicine has ‘mushroom’ to improve

Has the GOP gotten worse? Let’s find out!

By Staff Writer Sawyer Pollitt. “That’s OK. I know you’re not thinking. You never do,” was one of the latest lines spoken by our 45th president Donald John Trump to Cecilia Vega of ABC News. While these kinds of remarks generate quick headlines, it reminds us all of the GOP and the president’s opinion toward 50.8% of American citizens. Over the past few years there … Continue reading Has the GOP gotten worse? Let’s find out!

Soul Sightings! Welcome! We’re Here to Serve

By Contributing Writer Frank Lucca. 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 on campus. We are located in … Continue reading Soul Sightings! Welcome! We’re Here to Serve

Why doesn’t anyone read in the library?

By Staff Writer Madison Kenn. The Claire T. Carney library here on campus is a great tool for students to use at their leisure. There are several floors of free space for those seeking a quiet place to study, or just to hang out after a long day of classes. The library also provides accessible computers and printers for those who need it. It is … Continue reading Why doesn’t anyone read in the library?

LGBTQ fundraiser drag show awes crowd

By Staff Writer Eric Sousa. I can say with confidence that, up to this point in my life, I have never seen a drag queen dressed as Hillary Clinton accept dollar bills on a stage to a musical rendition of her campaign speech. After last Thursday, at the Annual UMass Dartmouth Drag Show, I can no longer claim that same innocence. Having never been to … Continue reading LGBTQ fundraiser drag show awes crowd