Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass hosts 36-hour hackathon over the weekend

By Emma Sandler

April 13, 2015

University of Massachusetts students piled into the Integrated Learning Center for the second annual HackUMass hackathon this past Saturday. HackUMass is a free, 36-hour coding conference where participants design, create and...

Harvard professor speaks about abolishing nuclear weapons.

By Rachel Ravelli

March 8, 2015

A Harvard professor of English and American literature stood before a crowd at Amherst College Thursday to justify the abolishment of nuclear weapons. Elaine Scarry, author of “Thermonuclear Monarchy: Choosing Between Democracy...

Send cash to friends over Snapchat with Snapcash

By Erica Garnett

January 21, 2015

In November 2014, the popular app Snapchat partnered with Square, the well-known mobile credit reader, to release Snapcash. This allows for Snapchat users to send money directly to their Snapchat friends in a few easy steps. Eligibility...