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Student-run political groups gear up for the Massachusetts primary -

February 9, 2016

UMass prepares for matchups with AIC, Northeastern -

February 9, 2016

Football, social Goods, and choice -

February 9, 2016

Rihanna makes her biggest artistic statement on ‘Anti’ -

February 9, 2016

Berthiaume Center recognized with top entrepreneurship award -

February 9, 2016

Massachusetts club hockey holds on for 5-4 victory over Montclair State -

February 9, 2016

A-10 Notebook: Davidson, George Washington earn conference wins -

February 9, 2016

Amherst hires new interim town manager -

February 9, 2016

Man arrested for possession of heroin with intent to distribute -

February 9, 2016

David Bowie makes his death a spectacle in ‘Blackstar’ -

February 8, 2016

Sia’s ‘This is Acting’ is simply that: acting. -

February 8, 2016

The art of perseverance -

February 8, 2016

UMass hockey to participate in 2016 Friendship Four tournament in Belfast, Northern Ireland -

February 8, 2016

‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ maintains charm in 11th season -

February 8, 2016

IT Forum held to outline updates in new security policies -

February 8, 2016

No need to keep the light on for lackluster horror ‘The Boy’ -

February 8, 2016

Hockey East Notebook: UNH upsets No. 8 UMass Lowell -

February 8, 2016

UMass Poll results place Sanders, Trump at top going into NH primary -

February 8, 2016

Herrell’s ‘Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day’ event a sweet success -

February 8, 2016

Inside game highlights Minutewomen’s effort in defeat -

February 8, 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 organizes ‘active threat exercise’ on campus

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

The Office of Emergency Management held an active shooter training in Franklin Dining Commons as part of emergency response training Thursday.

UMass Permaculture Initiative to add three new programs

(Christina Yacono/Daily Collegian)

Focus will go beyond sustainable planting and harvesting to examine energy and repopulation.

Franklin stir fry: risk and reward

Taylor Snow takes readers through an explicit adventure in Franklin Dining Commons, as he describes the food behind the infamous “Frank Stank.”

Jazz Brunch: The Franklin Renaissance

UMass dining services continue to hold Jazz Brunch every Sunday morning at dining commons across the campus, featuring jazz and funk band Booty Stank.

Creative measures bring Permaculture garden to Southwest

The UMass Amherst Permaculture program began work on its second permaculture garden, which is located between Berkshire Dining Commons, the Bank of America ATM, and the Southwest Horseshoe last Friday.

UMass permaculture garden dedicated and praised

A dedication ceremony was held last Thursday to mark the official opening of the permaculture garden near the Franklin Dining Commons.

People of the Valley: Linda Kapinos

A video profile of Linda Kapinos, an employee of Franklin Grab ‘N Go.

Top 10: Places to study for midterm crunch time

Prepping for midterms? Collegian blogger Matt Herd found the best places to study for those who don’t like to study.

There could be an App for that apple

Collegian columnist Matt Robare weighs the benefits of consuming fruits and vegetables as a college student and the even better incentives for eating the good stuff – an iPad.