Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Single on Valentine’s Day

By Manish Garg

February 11, 2010

Filed under Columns

Did you know that in China there is a holiday called Single’s Day? Apparently it happens on November 11 (because of the four 1’s in the date), and is quite popular amongst college students. Of course, in America people want...

Jazz evolves through to a new Flava

By Manish Garg

February 8, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

The subtle but important art form known as jazz doesn’t appear in the mainstream anymore; it is simply not a part of the modern culture of pop and rock music that most people are used to these days. Music from rock groups like...

UMass Medical School to accept undergraduates as part of new program

By Manish Garg

February 5, 2010

Filed under Archives

Officials at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester are in the process of creating a program to help increase the enrollment of students from minority ethnic groups and underrepresented socioeconomic brackets. ...

“Book of Eli” a sci-fi cliché

By Manish Garg

February 4, 2010

Filed under Movies

These days it has become increasingly difficult to make science fiction movies that sell. This is especially true of do-or-die, post-apocalyptic plotlines featuring a bitter future, or the end of the world as we know it, and the...