Unchecked Ambition

Senior News Producer Emily Felder shares her secrets to working hard and reaping the benefits.

(VIDEO): Karl Rove gives speech at UMass despite protests

Former Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove delivered a speech hosted by the UMass Republican Club on Tuesday, April 9, despite protests.

Slideshow: Fossil Fuel Divestment Rally

Students rallied for UMass to divest from fossil fuels on Friday, April 5.

GZA leaves Pearl Street in awe

Wu-Tang Clan rapper GZA performed in Northampton last Wednesday night.

GZA/Genius to perform at Pearl Street Nightclub

One of the founding members of the Wu-Tang Clan will be at Pear Street this Wednesday.

Campus Perspective: Picking a major at a cost

Florida’s proposed decision to freeze tuition costs for STEM majors and raise fees on others in an effort to steer students towards job-friendly degrees has left some UMass students feeling as though such an economic strategy devalues a liberal arts education.

Campus Perspective: Students voice opinions on smoking ban policy

Students provide varied opinions on the smoking ban policy and microbiology professor and Faculty Senate member, Wilmore Webley, weighs in on its implementation.

Slideshow: Nemo Blizzard

Check out images taken by Collegian correspondents during and after the Nemo blizzard.

Slideshow: Rockland Glassworks Grand Opening

Local artist Noah Rockland hosted the grand opening of his Montague based studio, Rockland Glassworks, on Sunday, Feb. 3.

Video: Students rally in solidarity with Gaza

On the sixth day of aerial conflict between Israel and Gaza, UMass students gathered to rally in support of Palestine on the steps of the Student Union.

Video: Students react after Obama’s re-election announced

About 500 students gathered in the Southwest Residential Area as President Barack Obama’s re-election was called by media outlets nationwide.

Campus Perspective Video: Presidential Election 2012

UMass students discuss which candidate they are voting for in the 2012 Presidential Election.

I Am a Rock, Mr. Stock

Columnist Emily Felder talks about her love of collecting rocks and the layers of life.

Texas country and western swing star Lyle Lovett to perform at Calvin Theatre

Four-time Grammy winner Lyle Lovett and His Acoustic Group will be making a pit stop at Northampton’s Calvin Theatre this Saturday.

Short Film: “Deadly Collegian Part II”

You don’t need to have seen Part I of Deadly Collegian to enjoy the twists and thrills of the newest installment of “Deadly Collegian”. This short film stars several staff members of the Collegian, including Emily Felder, Herb Scribner and Taylor Snow.

Press conference on alleged rape of UMass student

A press conference was held at the UMass Police Department on Oct. 22 regarding an alleged rape of a female student in her dorm room on Oct. 13. UMass students also commented on the incident.

Natural vs. Mandated Order: Why are we aggressive?

Collegian columnist Emily Felder examines how innate human aggression plays itself out in societal structures.

Beating the block

You have a great idea for a paper, but as soon as you sit to get started it hits you: writer’s block. Columnist Emily Felder gives you some pointers to beat the block.

Wake Up and Go to Sleep

Emily Felder describes a recent nightmare and delves into its possible meaning.

(UMass) Haikus from the heart

Emily Felder, Wanders and ponders the things, You secretly love.