SIP Café and Coffee Bar is worth the extra trip to Northampton

(Jessica Chaiken/ Daily Collegian)

The café is yummy, sophisticated and an excuse to be adventurous.

Food scientist proposes way to improve health via breast milk

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University of Massachusetts food scientist David Sela’s research finds properties of breast milk could be used to improve human health.

I went to Cape Town – and so should you

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There are opportunities students should and need to take to keep learning.

UMass Donahue Institute completes first-in-the-nation economic study of sequester

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The UMass Donahue Institute (UMDI) analyzes the economic effects of sequestration cuts on Massachusetts in a first-in-the-nation study

UMass biology professor to hold lecture on Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

R. Thomas Zoeller will be speaking 4 p.m. Monday on “The Brain on Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals” in the Mullins Center’s Massachusetts Room.

Premature balding may be a precursor to prostate cancer

A recent study by French researchers found that premature balding may be linked to an increased risk of developing prostate cancer.

Americans deeply split on altering health care law

A recent survey reported Americans are very divided among opinions over what should be done with health care.