Scrolling Headlines:

Amherst PD to encourage registering off-campus parties with implementation of Party Smart Registration program -

July 23, 2016

UMass Board of Trustees votes 11-2 to raise tuition and fees an average of 5.8 percent -

July 14, 2016

Mike Stone announces retirement following 2017 season -

July 13, 2016

‘Warcraft’ delivers a likeable mess -

July 5, 2016

Former UMass field hockey coach Carla Tagliente accepts job at Princeton -

June 29, 2016

50 Activists attend meeting as UMass Board of Trustees approves motion of divestment from fossil fuel companies -

June 16, 2016

Four former Minutemen depart from UMass hockey program -

June 14, 2016

Boston Calling 2016 delivers rousing farewell to City Hall Plaza -

June 2, 2016

Sufjan Stevens unearths quirk at Boston Calling -

June 2, 2016

The Collegian live tweets Boston Calling -

May 28, 2016

UMass baseball finishes season with sweep over George Mason -

May 22, 2016

UMass women’s lacrosse falls in NCAA quarterfinal -

May 22, 2016

‘Green Room’ is a bloody blast of survival horror -

May 21, 2016

DaLuz: Boston Celtics stuck trudging in the mud -

May 18, 2016

Despite tallying double-digit hits, UMass baseball falls to Fairfield Tuesday afternoon -

May 17, 2016

Radiohead returns to the top with gorgeous, illuminating ‘A Moon Shaped Pool’ -

May 16, 2016

UMass women’s lacrosse advances to quarterfinal of NCAA tournament -

May 16, 2016

UMass baseball outlasts Rhode Island in series finale behind strong pitching of Brandon Walsh -

May 15, 2016

Eileen McDonald’s overtime goal advances UMass women’s lacrosse in NCAA tournament -

May 14, 2016

12 UMass students face possible arrests in connection to an alleged bad LSD trip -

May 14, 2016

Give me Berk or give me death

(Daily Collegian Archives)

Gabby Vacarelo discusses the pros and cons of each of UMass’ four dining commons

UMass Dining works to reduce amount of food waste created with weight measurement

Shaina Mishkin/Daily Collegian

A branch of Auxiliary Services says they have become a national leader in sustainable waste practices.

Massachusetts ban on commercial food waste in landfills impacts UMass dining halls

Courtesy of UMass.edu

With 25 percent of waste in Massachusetts currently coming from food materials and organic waste, UMass is using its dining halls to support a recent ban on commercial food waste.

DIY foods to make in the DC

Unique and customizable food options to prepare for yourself at the dining commons

Students adjust to first week without Hampshire DC

With one of the two dining halls closed in Southwest, the area is slowly adjusting to alternative dinner solutions provided by UMass Auxiliary Enterprises.

Hampshire Dining Commons: Two weeks until closing

The Hampshire Dining Commons will shut down for renovations at the end of the semester and will reopen in mid-August of next year.

The Dining Commons Underbelly: The Life of a Sushi Chef

Andrea Greenberg talks about the unique opportunity she’s had being a sushi chef at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Letters to the editor

Check out this week’s letters to the editor.