Football Winning Streak Snaps against Framingham State

 By Sports Editor Tom Griffin UMassD’s hopes for an undefeated season were suddenly struck down in a close, high scoring showdown against MASCAC-contending Framingham state.  Leading by thirteen at halftime, the Corsair offense grew inefficient and scoring became more difficult as the game progressed. Putting up only one touchdown in the second half, UMassD watched as their lead slipped away in spite of a successful … Continue reading Football Winning Streak Snaps against Framingham State

Corsair Women’s Soccer Drops Dual Decisions against Clark, Eastern Connecticut

By Sport Editor Tom Griffin The Struggles of the women’s soccer team continue following back-to-back disappointing losses to both Clark and Eastern Connecticut.  After having won their first match of the season against Salem State in a convincing 2-1, the team has lost four straight and has been struggling to find another team win to bounce back with.  Their first matchup of the week, against … Continue reading Corsair Women’s Soccer Drops Dual Decisions against Clark, Eastern Connecticut

Antonio Brown and the Patriots: In Memoriam

By Sports Editor Tom Griffin Almost as quickly as he had joined the New England Patriots, Antonio Brown has found himself off the team, and subsequently jobless.  During his stay in New England, screenshots emerged of threatening text messages sent by Brown to a female artist, whom the wide receiver had contracted to paint a mural of himself. Following unwanted sexual advances that the artist … Continue reading Antonio Brown and the Patriots: In Memoriam

The Fall of Hobo Johnson: The Rise of Hobo Johnson 

By Assistant Lead Designer Jordan Vongsithi When you hear the name Frank Lopes Jr., you’re likely not going to bat an eye. However, if you heard the name Hobo Johnson, there is a good chance you would recognize that name. If not, then this is the perfect article for you. Many people likely first discovered Hobo Johnson with his viral hit “Peach Scone,” the music … Continue reading The Fall of Hobo Johnson: The Rise of Hobo Johnson 

Dear Harbor Radio Project 

By Arts & Entertainment Editor Sawyer Pollitt & Staff Writer Maddie Kenn The desire to have one’s thoughts and opinions heard by the public is a distinctly human feeling. Dear Harbor Radio, “a nomadic bike-powered love letter writing and recording studio”, can offer anyone with the creativity and the ambition the chance to make their voice heard around the world. This artistic work is making … Continue reading Dear Harbor Radio Project 

Italian Studies screens dread-filled House with the Laughing Windows 

By Contributing Writer Jake Hunsinger There’s something deeply uncomfortable about The House with the Laughing Windows. Scenes overstay their welcome, with long gaps of silence between dialogue and action that forces viewers to live in the unsettling backdrop of an Italian village. The world feels empty and desolate and the atmosphere emits an anxious humidity that makes you feel trapped. That was Italian film-maker Pupi … Continue reading Italian Studies screens dread-filled House with the Laughing Windows 

8th Annual Drag Show returns to UMass  

By Contributing Writer Abigail Sampson On Thursday, October 3rd, the 8th Annual Halloween Drag Show was hosted in part by SAIL, the Center for Women, Gender, and Sexuality, and GenderPunks. The event took place in the UMass Dartmouth Main Auditorium with local headliner Complete Destruction, a returning alumni and past member of 20 Cent Fiction Production Company as master of ceremonies. The Merriam-Webster definition of … Continue reading 8th Annual Drag Show returns to UMass