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Looking out for the ‘frenemy’

October 13, 2009

Please be forewarned: this column doesn’t address an issue of great significance, such as the failing economy or the persistent presence of swine flu. Rather, it deals with a more mundane, trivial, yet irritating part of your...

End of the college loan shark

October 12, 2009

College is not only about learning information. It’s not only about learning job skills, finding a prospective career or helping you get a better job. Well, it is about all those things, but more importantly, it’s about learning...

Letters to the editor: October 8, 2009

October 7, 2009

UMass dining is no impersonator RE: “UMass an eco-impersonator;” Ashley Lesperance, Oct. 2 Dear Editor,   I would like to clarify the misleading statements made by Ashley Lesperance in her recent column on Friday, O...

Netiquette 2009: What you don’t know about e-mail could hurt you

October 4, 2009

As someone who has daily contact with undergraduates, I often hear from frustrated students that they were not aware of certain academic regulations, or that they were never informed about an upcoming event or a change of policy....

Letters to the editor

September 30, 2009

Showing skin can’t hurt career-wise RE: “Scantily-clad interns give working girls a bad name;” Jessica Starling Jones, Sept. 28 Dear Editor, I think the assertion that women who dress scantily are less apt to advance in their ca...

Letters to the editor: September 23, 2009

September 23, 2009

Full, healthy meals a sign of the times RE: Rumbling stomachs are a sign of the times at the Dining Commons; Sept. 18 Dear Editor, Last Friday, there was an interesting article written by Evan Haddad titled “Rumbling...

Why SAFRA will benefit students

September 22, 2009

Amidst the impending doom of federal stimulus money evaporating next semester and the inevitable annual fee hike along college campuses, students last week got at least a glimmer of hope when the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility...

Letters to the editor: September 17, 2009

September 16, 2009

Dear Editor, With The Health Care bill before Congress, are we in a battle of words between two parts of humanity, some who want to follow Abel in his love of God and care for fellowman, and in contrast, some, following Cain...

Letters to the editor: September 10, 2009

September 9, 2009

New World Theater worthy of funding Dear editor, I am writing out of shock, outrage and disbelief. I have just learned that the University of Massachusetts Amherst has decided to cut New World Theater (NWT) out of its budg...

DailyCollegian.com has moved [temporarily]

By S.P. Sullivan

September 7, 2009

Good morning, and welcome back to school. We built a new website for DailyCollegian.com this summer, but while we sort things out with CollegePublisher, we'll have to ask to you check out the new site a few clicks away. The folks at ...

September 6, 2009

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