Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

Active Minds hosts eating disorder panel

By Marleigh Felsenstein

February 27, 2014

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

Editor’s Note: One of the members of the panel currently works for the Massachusetts Daily Collegian. This in no way influenced the writing of this article. To raise awareness about eating disorders during National Eating D...

Revving up for the Relay

Revving up for the Relay

February 24, 2014

Students to run ‘nearly naked’ for charity

By Jaclyn Bryson

October 17, 2013

Filed under Campus News, Health & Wellness, Local News, News

With the threat of winter weather quickly approaching, students will have one last opportunity to wear their shorts and T-shirts with pride during the upcoming, annual Nearly Naked Mile run. According to the University of Mas...

Knowing the signs of suicide can save lives

By Jaclyn Bryson

September 17, 2013

Filed under Health & Wellness, News

According to the National Center for Prevention of Youth Suicide, suicide is one of the leading causes of death for college students in the United States. But Dr. Harry Rockland-Miller, director of the Center for Counseling and Ps...

Recreation Center warns students of endangered access to equipment rentals

By Paul Bagnall

September 11, 2013

Filed under Campus News, Health & Wellness, News

The University of Massachusetts’ Recreation Center has always been willing to lend students shower and locker room equipment. But with equipment increasingly going missing last semester, that luxury has come under thre...