Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Self-care workshop held for women of color and non-binary people of color

Self-care workshop held for women of color and non-binary people of color

By Yurika Yamazaki, Collegian Staff

February 25, 2019

Students discussed how to incorporate self-care into their academic schedules.

Amherst College professor leads ‘Grief in Focus’ lecture on the legacy of photojournalist Cynthia Elbaum

Amherst College professor leads ‘Grief in Focus’ lecture on the legacy of photojournalist Cynthia Elbaum

By Ying Hua, Collegian Correspondent

February 25, 2019

Elbaum, a Smith College graduate, was the first journalist killed in the Chechnyan War.

Malcolm X Cultural Center hosts lecture on Florence’s abolitionist past

Malcolm X Cultural Center hosts lecture on Florence’s abolitionist past

By Mack Cooper, Collegian Staff

February 21, 2019

Local historian Steve Strimer delivered a lecture on Florence, Mass. and its history as a haven for freed slaves and a stop on the underground railroad.

UMass releases five-year campus strategic plan

UMass releases five-year campus strategic plan

By Will Mallas, Assistant News Editor

February 21, 2019

The plan looks to help the University mitigate the impacts of a potentially declining student body.

Documentary honoring lynching victims shown at UMass

Documentary honoring lynching victims shown at UMass

By Claire Healey, Collegian Staff

February 20, 2019

Lynching survivor and artist Winfred Rembert speaks on a panel about his experiences with Jim Crow in the South.

Police logs: Friday, Feb. 15 – Monday, Feb. 18

Police logs: Friday, Feb. 15 – Monday, Feb. 18

By Michael Connors, Abigail Charpentier, and Irina Costache

February 20, 2019

President’s Day weekend was fairly quiet in Amherst.

Highest earning state employees nearly all worked for UMass in 2018

Highest earning state employees nearly all worked for UMass in 2018

By Will Katcher, Collegian Staff

February 20, 2019

Of the 100 highest paid people on the state payroll last year, 97 worked for the UMass system.

SGA addresses price of the new Student Union renovations

SGA addresses price of the new Student Union renovations

By Leticia Medeiros, Collegian Correspondent

February 20, 2019

Attendance and Student Union renovations are addressed at SGA meeting.