Dan Rafuse

Dan Rafuse

Staff Writer

University of Massachusetts
5 Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day the UMass Way

Concerned what to do this Valentine’s Day? Here are 5 sure-fire ways to ensure your day at UMass is not spent pulling your hair out or crying.

Elizabeth Warren Placed In Timeout For Talking Back To A Man

The Senate floor became a scene of contention Tuesday night when Senator Elizabeth Warren (D) of Massachusetts was barred from quoting a letter by Coretta Scott King. The decision to prevent Warren from continuing was made by Mitch McConnell (R) of Kentucky because she talked back to him even though he is a man. It […]

UMass Student Loses UCard On Purpose Just For the Facebook Likes

After a long Friday night of drinking pitchers of Grateful Deads at Stackers, UMass senior Christian Cooke lost his UCard...on purpose.

The Definitive Timeline of a Typical UMass Student’s Life

Take a look at what UMass students have been drinking and accomplishing, organized by each year they’ve been a student here.

American Population All Extras In Upcoming 1984 Remake Starring Donald Trump

In a Wednesday night primetime interview with Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly, Presidential Spokesperson Kellyanne Conway revealed that the Trump camp is in the works to create a sequel to the film adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984, titled 2020. The movie aims to focus on all of the great changes President Trump and his administration will […]

UMass Freshmen Prepare to Remain Lost Amid Rapid Construction

As freshmen wake up in the morning with the anticipation of a new semester, many of them will be hunting for a building they’ve never even seen before.

Bartender of the Week: Dan at Applebee’s

Hang out and have a drink with Dan at your local neighborhood Applebee's we guess.

Dos and Don’ts of UMass Finals Week

Finals week: when UMass students struggle really hard for three months and then do just enough to get by during the most important week of the semester.

A Drunk Review of All Things UMass

It’s only fair that our population of often drunk students be given an opportunity to share their voice with the university.

6 Gifts No College Student Wants This Holiday Season

Everybody loathes having the excitement of opening presents completely ruined by a gift that is too lame to comprehend.