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Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

December 11, 2017

Rosenberg steps down as Senate President during husband’s controversy -

December 11, 2017

Students aim to bring smiles to kids’ faces at Baystate Children’s Hospital -

December 11, 2017

‘Growing Cannabis On the Farm’ event held at Hampshire College -

December 11, 2017

UMass women’s basketball defeats Saint Peter’s for third straight win -

December 11, 2017

Celebrity culture could be a part of the problem -

December 11, 2017

Mulligan’s defense, rebounding helps push Minutewomen past Saint Peters -

December 11, 2017

Gaudet’s power play goal clinches 2-1 victory over Union for UMass hockey -

December 11, 2017

The department of Judaic Studies makes a disappointing decision -

December 11, 2017

The merits of print journalism shouldn’t be overlooked -

December 11, 2017

Tips to help manage stress during finals -

December 11, 2017

‘Coco’ is a colorful movie with a refreshing culture -

December 11, 2017

UMass women’s basketball rolls over Fisher College 121-38 in a record setting affair -

December 10, 2017

Hailey Leidel catches fire, breaks program record for 3-pointer’s in 121-38 victory over Fisher College -

December 10, 2017

Hockey Notebook: Jake Gaudet beginning to find his rhythm with UMass hockey -

December 10, 2017

Pipkins’ scoring outburst leads UMass past Providence -

December 9, 2017

Second half run leads UMass men’s basketball over Providence -

December 9, 2017

Students vote ‘yes’ for Student Union renovations -

December 8, 2017

Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 7, 2017

Writer and Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King speaks at Amherst College -

December 7, 2017

Earthfoods cafe reopens their doors in the Hatch

Co-managers hope to widen the Earthfoods community.

Last Call: The UMass UPub unofficial review

Is the UPub truly the best bar on campus?

SGA votes to reduce straws from public access at retail dining locations

Proponents hope to reduce waste at the University.

Community gathers in solidarity following election results

Demonstrators met on the Metawampe Lawn Wednesday night.

Why does UMass serve lobster on Halloween? An investigative report into the annual Halloween dinner

Students celebrate Halloween at UMass with costumes and lobster, a tradition with a disputed history.

UMass Dining looks ahead after number one ranking in Princeton Review

Guest speakers brought in to teach chefs credited for jump in ranking.

A complicated love affair

Former Web Managing Editor Kristin LaFratta discusses how she made her match with the Daily Collegian.

UMass hopes to re-utilize former eatery The Hatch

The space, located in the basement of the Student Union, closed permanently in 2014 as a result of the completed Blue Wall renovations.

HackUMass grows in size, inspires prospective hackers

The third annual event, which was held this weekend at UMass, encouraged participants to create new opportunities and means to work on projects.

Campus Perspective: New Blue Wall

Rose Gottlieb and Marleigh Felsenstein take to the new Blue Wall eatery in the UMass Campus Center to find out how students feel about the updated eating space.

A fresh start for Blue Wall

The newly renovated café, which features a variety of new stations, is set to open the first day of classes.

UMass students give opinions on The Hatch eatery

With the temporary closing of Blue Wall and permanent closing of Burgers 101 comes a variety of opinions from students on The Hatch eatery, where many now eat instead.

SGA discusses Blue Wall renovations and budget grants

Student Government Association met Monday to listen and discuss a presentation on Blue Wall renovations among other measures

Blue Wall to serve up Thanksgiving dinner

The campus eatery will hold its second annual holiday buffet for students who aren’t able to make it home for break.

SGA discusses upcoming Lobby Day, Blue Wall renovations

Senators discussed Lobby Day and Bluewall Renovations at a brief meeting Monday night

Blue Wall to undergo renovations

The Blue Wall will be closed next semester as it undergoes construction.

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:   It was fun to read Allie Connell’s article “Cocktails likely to cause a stir” in the Jan. 23 edition of the Collegian. Although this probably would not fit the theme of the article, she did leave out historically one of the most famous drinks at UMass during the heydays of the Bluewall during the ’70s – the legendary “Powerhouse.”  For those inclined to discover the contents of this potent drink, one should ask their parents or older relatives or search through the archives. Back in the day it cost only $1.   Tom Wisnauckas ’76  

Blue Wall to have Thanksgiving buffet for students who stay on campus

UMass’s Blue Wall is transforming one of it’s usual stations into a Thanksgiving dinner buffet so students who could not make it home for the holidays still get to enjoy the traditional dinner.

Campus Center Concourse receives facelift

As students returned to school this past week, they were welcomed with a newly-renovated Campus Center Concourse.

YCMP, what about me?

Last week I strolled into Blue Wall hoping I would find the perfect meal to satisfy my mid-day hunger. To my delight, I was able to find this in the form of a very attractive slice of Buffalo chicken pizza. Somehow, in the midst of my admiring the slice, the sign above the glass caught my eye. “Any Two Slices and Fountain Drink – YCMP.” “Two slices!” I thought, “I’ll take it.” So, like a fool, I grabbed a second slice and went to use my $8.75 YCMP swipe. The Buffalo Chicken was great; I have no complaints about that….