Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass Admissions begins to reveal early action results

By Purti Pareek

January 3, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Lifestyle

It's that time of year again! No, the holidays are over, but for the college class of 2017, the time for celebrating is hopefully just beginning, as prospective college students are now hearing back from the early round of...

Ten things I wish I knew before freshman year

By Purti Pareek

December 11, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Lifestyle

Here are just a few things I learned during my freshman year that I wish someone told me: 1.)  As glad as I was to have the award-winning “UMass Dining,” your college diet will most likely consist of tons of caffeine and a lot ...

The ten things I wish someone told me before I went to college

By Purti Pareek

November 14, 2012

Filed under Blogs

1.)  As much as I’m happy to have “UMass award ranked dining,” your college diet will most likely consist of tons of caffeine and a lot of ramen/your choice of midnight snack (that you should probably shouldn’t be eati...

How I Met Your Mother Recap: Episodes 2 and 3

By Purti Pareek

October 13, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

Now that our favorite show is back in full swing, let’s discuss this whole “pre-nup” situation in the second episode. I wish that the directors of the series gave more consideration to the viewers that have been anticipating...

How I didn’t meet your mother

By Purti Pareek

September 27, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

It’s that time of the year again: our favorite show is back! What show? How I Met Your Mother, of course. While many gasped at the season premiere, I was quite disappointed.  SPOILER ALERT: Yet again, we are only left with the woman with the yellow umbrella. The show starts off in a place we...

The new Procrastination Station is worth checking out

By Purti Pareek

September 18, 2012

Filed under Archives, Blogs

As classes gear into full swing, I’m sure we all have our share of papers to write, exams to study for, and homework to get done. Most of us will rush to library, which is pretty great, if not down right fabulous and the best in th...