Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The importance of risk-taking

By Kirsten Swenson

May 3, 2010

Filed under Senior Columns

I used to think college would be a lot like an episode of “Felicity.” The late-night soul searches. The 3-a.m., post-party diner runs – and subsequent morning recaps over coffee. Switching your major from pre-med to a...

Modern American hero

By Kirsten Swenson

April 27, 2010

Filed under Columns

This Friday, Bill Moyers, an American journalist who hosted PBS’ “Bill Moyers Journal,” will retire from his weekly broadcast at the age of 75, after over 50 years of working as a media professional in various capacities....

UMass students BBQ for Israeli Independence

By Kirsten Swenson

April 20, 2010

Filed under Archives

The University of Massachusetts Hillel and the Student Alliance for Israel (SAFI) coordinated a pond-side celebration yesterday to commemorate Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel Independence Day. The annual event; which was also sponsored...

UHS contracts Maxim Health Systems for seasonal flu shot clinic

By Kirsten Swenson

November 12, 2009

Filed under Campus News

On Monday, Nov. 16, Maxim Health Systems, a private healthcare services company specializing in influenza and wellness services, will conduct a seasonal flu shot clinic from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the University of Massachusetts’...

UHS contracts Maxim Health Systems for seasonal flu shot clinic

By Kirsten Swenson

November 12, 2009

Filed under Archives, Campus News, Health & Wellness

On Monday, Nov. 16, Maxim Health Systems, a private healthcare services company specializing in influenza and wellness services, will conduct a seasonal flu shot clinic from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the University of Massachusetts’...

Former Mass. Gov. Cellucci speaks at UMass

By Kirsten Swenson, Collegian Staff and Kirsten Swenson

April 19, 2009

Filed under Archives

Former Massachusetts Republican Gov. Paul Cellucci gave a speech entitled “Tax-and-Spend Massachusetts and Education Policy” last Thursday night in the Cape Cod Lounge at the University of Massachusetts. The event, which was sponsored...