Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass’ School of Public Health and Health Sciences receives two-year grant from The National Cancer Institute

By Marleigh Felsenstein

September 8, 2014

Filed under Campus News, Env. & Tech., Health & Wellness, Local News, News, Science & Technology, Scrolling Headlines

Breast cancer is one of the most studied cancers, and the University of Massachusetts now has a hand in some research. The UMass School of Public Health and Health Sciences has received a two-year, $177,373 grant from the National...

Protect Our Breasts holds Earth Day Yogathon

By Julia McLaughlin

April 21, 2014

Filed under Campus News, Health & Wellness, News, Scrolling Headlines

Protect Our Breasts will be holding its first annual Earth Day Yogathon, an outdoors event on the Fine Arts Terrace, to promote awareness of environmental toxins and their contribution to breast cancer on Tuesday from 8 a.m. until...

Autism Speaks U hosts annual 3K/5K

By Katrina Borofski

April 2, 2014

Filed under Campus News, Health & Wellness, News, Scrolling Headlines

Officially chartered as a Registered Student Organization just less than a year ago, the University of Massachusetts chapter of Autism Speaks U has grown tremendously. Autism Speaks U will be hosting its sixth annual Amherst...