Zayn Malik struggles to break through on R&B-inspired ‘Mind of Mine’

For millions of millennials, the date March 25 will forever live in infamy. Exactly this time last year, British singer-songwriter Zayn Malik announced his departure from the boy band sensation One Direction, sending shockwaves through the Twitterverse. Following his surprise exit, Malik took to One Direction’s Facebook page to reiterate that he was leaving “to be a […]

Matt and Kim, Shaggy, and BØRNS to perform at Spring Fling

Concert Board announced that this year’s Spring Fling headliner will be indie-pop duo Matt and Kim, with opening acts by rapper Shaggy and indie-pop artist BØRNS. The announcement was made last night at the annual Battle of the Bands event in Hotung Café  through a video that was played to a crowd of approximately 50-60 attendees. BØRNS had already inadvertently been announced as one […]

‘The People v. O.J. Simpson’ is a must-watch

True crime stories have been extraordinarily popular in the past couple years. With recent true crime hits like “Serial” (2014 – present), “The Jinx” (2015) and “Making a Murderer” (2015), it was only a matter of time before someone tackled one of the most infamous and controversial cases of all time — the trial of O.J. […]

Tufts beats top 10 Amherst program before cruising to wins in Connecticut

The men’s tennis team unloaded a 12-year-old burden this weekend when it defeated men’s tennis powerhouse and 2014 NESCAC champion Amherst for the first time since 2004. Though the Amherst Purple and White has been one of the conference’s top teams for many years and was ranked No. 8 in Div. III heading into the match, the Jumbos […]

Club sports teams respond to changes in program policies, regulations

The Athletics Department enacted several changes this semester to the Club Sports program, including new caps on roster sizes and the introduction of a rule prohibiting A and B teams from playing games in separate locations, following funding decrease program. These changes have caused leaders of club sports teams to take measures to adapt, according to Assistant Director of Athletics Branwen Smith-King. Smith-King said […]

Sailing teams continue to ramp up schedules ahead of championship season

The past three weekends were eventful for women’s and co-ed sailing teams, as they competed in at least one regatta each with the fleet racing season approaching. The women’s team started off its spring break trip in Maryland with an 11th-place finish out of 18 teams at the St. Mary’s Inter Conference regatta. In a race featuring many competitive […]