LEC women’s basketball title decided in OT nail-bitter

By Staff Writer Zach Lunghi. The Corsair Women’s basketball team hosted the playoffs for the Little East Conference Championships on Friday and Saturday over this past weekend. On Friday, UMass Dartmouth faced-off against the Rhode Island College Anchorwomen and beat them with a final score of 71-65, thus advancing to the finals where they would play Eastern Connecticut. Despite the neck-to-neck action, the Corsairs lost … Continue reading LEC women’s basketball title decided in OT nail-bitter

Mike Rizzo leads Corsairs to decisive home opener win against Emmanuel

By Staff Writer Zach Lunghi. This past Saturday was the season opener for the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Men’s lacrosse team, as they hosted Emmanuel College at Cressy Field and bested the Saints with a final score of 19-8. Last March, these two teams faced off and the Corsairs grabbed a win in that game as well, beating Emmanuel 11-7. Scoring in Saturday’s bout was … Continue reading Mike Rizzo leads Corsairs to decisive home opener win against Emmanuel

Getting over an ex isn’t easy, but El Paso Zoo is here to help

By Staff Writer Zach Lunghi. The El Paso Zoo in Texas, as well as many others across the country, have all run a similar event this past Valentine’s Day which takes the meaning of “petty” to a whole new level. They have given the public an opportunity to name a cockroach after their ex-partner and watch it be fed to one of the zoo’s animals … Continue reading Getting over an ex isn’t easy, but El Paso Zoo is here to help

Basketball seniors shine on Senior Night

By Staff Writer Zach Lunghi. It was Senior Night this past Saturday as both the Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams hosted Castleton University at the Tripp Athletic Center. The women’s team won 63-52, while the men’s team won 81-65. It also seemed fitting that in both games, the point leaders were seniors. Nakira Examond (New Bedford, Mass) led the women’s team with 11 points and, … Continue reading Basketball seniors shine on Senior Night

Over 540,000 people have complained to the FCC about Adam Levine performing shirtless

By Staff Writer Zach Lunghi. Following this year’s Super Bowl Halftime show, Adam Levine has found himself bearing the weight of a new internet feud. Maroon 5’s front man is receiving multiple criticisms for performing the end of his band’s set while shirtless. The complaints that have surfaced refer to the double standard that men can be shirtless in certain situations as where women cannot … Continue reading Over 540,000 people have complained to the FCC about Adam Levine performing shirtless

Smash Bros club raises money for Boston’s Children Hospital and Arnie’s Cupboard

By Staff Writer Zach Lunghi. This past Sunday, Woodland Commons found itself to be the stage for the Smash Bros Club 3rd fundraiser tournament this year. For this event, the club elected to benefit both the Boston Children’s Hospital and our school’s food pantry, Arnie’s Cupboard. A portion of all entry fees were donated to the hospital, and canned foods were collected at the door … Continue reading Smash Bros club raises money for Boston’s Children Hospital and Arnie’s Cupboard

Corsairs continue to climb MASCAC standings with victory over Salem State Vikings

By Staff Writer Zach Lunghi. The UMass Dartmouth Men’s ice hockey team extended their impressive run through the end of January with an 8-1 victory over the Salem State Vikings at Hetland Ice arena. After a relatively slow start to the season the Corsairs have found a way to go 10-2-1 in their last 13 games. Saturday night’s win improved them to an overall record … Continue reading Corsairs continue to climb MASCAC standings with victory over Salem State Vikings

You can’t spell Dartmouth without “art”

Located on our school’s website, there is a tab titled “Year in Review.” The page explores all the noteworthy accomplishments The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth has seen throughout 2018. Don’t worry though, it’s not similar to those dumb Snapchat stories we saw on New Year’s Eve; this has substance. After reviewing the link, I came to one conclusion. We’re too nice in the subjects of … Continue reading You can’t spell Dartmouth without “art”