Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Women of color shock audience with honesty, cultural insight

By Elyse Horowitz

April 21, 2010

Filed under Lifestyle

If you didn’t see Body Politics 2010, a show presented on April 16 and 17, you missed the most powerful and engaging performance of the semester. Presented by the Women of Color Leadership Network (WCLN), a program of the...

Audience members and performers unite over vaginas

By Elyse Horowitz

February 28, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living

Editor's Note: This article initially had incorrect data concerning the number of females that have experienced vaginal mutilation in their lifetimes. The error has now been corrected.   A sell-out for both nights of its p...

‘Vagina Monologues’ performed at Bowker

By Elyse Horowitz

February 23, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Theatre

They meet every Sunday as an entire group, with a supplemental smaller meeting during the week, to discuss one thing: their vaginas. The cast of the "Vagina Monologues," coming to Bowker Auditorium Thursday and Friday at 7:30 p....

Epic dance battle ensues at the FAC

By Elyse Horowitz

January 25, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Fine Arts

This weekend marked what some would call the official start to the semester, with events sponsored by the University Programming Council (UPC). Slideshow: UMass' Best Dance Crew Thursday night’s kick-off event, “UMass’ Best Dance...

Top nine ways to get Swine Flu on campus

By Elyse Horowitz

December 1, 2009

Filed under Lifestyle

9. Don’t clean your apartment for weeks – even after you have friends over. Studies show that a lack of cleanliness of surfaces in the home, such as doorknobs, tabletops, counters, etc. can lead to a greater susceptibility...

Student comedy group to sketch out new performance

By Elyse Horowitz

October 15, 2009

Filed under Comedy

The University of Massachusetts’ student sketch comedy group, Sketch 22, will be performing Saturday night, October 17, at 8 p.m. in the Herter Hall Annex. Sketch 22, which currently is made up of 12 members, performs self-written...