Across the University of Massachusetts campus Tuesday, students organized to inform voters and drum up Election Day excitement. Music blared on Haigis Mall yesterday as representatives from student groups distributed ballot information and directed students to the voter shuttle bus. Representatives from the Student Government Association, the Massachusetts Public Interest Research Group (MassPIRG) and the Cannabis Reform Coalition were present from 10 a.m.to 6:30 p.m. to hand out information about the voting process and inspire students to get to the polls. “We’re working to get people excited,” said MassPIRG chair Julia Seremba. “This is the last leg of our ‘get…
Students react to Amazon @ UMass almost one year removed from opening.
The position formerly focused only on advice regarding University sanctions, and will now be able to redirect students to other help networks.
In honor of her late godfather Mariusz Skubisz, University of Massachusetts student Cassidy Kotyla has coordinated an ice cream social to raise money for cancer research, and to support Skubisz’s daughter Emily.
After multiple days of sit-in protests at Whitmore Administration Building, the UMass Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign is transitioning to ‘sit-outs.’
High demand drives initiatives’ expansion
Report says the state should commit to becoming powered by 100 percent renewable energy.
Khalif Nunnally-Rivera and Maija Hall campaign for SGA elections on promise to represent all students
The Nunnally-Hall presidential ticket aims to increase representation for students of color, address gender-based violence and advocate for tuition freezes.
Anthony Vitale and Nick Rampone campaign for SGA Presidential election on promise to improve student life
Candidates focus on improving the Student Government Association’s expanding outreach and resources to students and Registered Student Organizations.
The debate, which will be moderated by Daily Collegian staff, will take place starting at 7 p.m. in the Cape Cod Lounge of the Student Union.
The Collegian interviews Student Government Associate presidential and vice presidential candidates Anthony Vitale and Nick Rampone.
UMass has decided to close Orchard Hill balconies permanently amid concerns for student safety.
University of Massachusetts Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy hopes for higher funding after Governor Charlie Baker released a proposed one percent increase.
Students cite the free cost and performers as their reasons for attending.
This year’s debate will include three tickets running for president/vice president and one trustee nominee.
Members of audience encouraged to take an active role in educating themselves about and becoming advocates against hate speech.
Senatorial elections will be held in the spring for the first time and are set to open March 20 at midnight.
Open source textbooks would only cost students the amount necessary to print them, according to Matthew Martin, coordinator of MassPIRG’s Affordable Textbooks Campaign.