Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Amherst hosts the 10th Annual Sustainability Festival

Amherst hosts the 10th Annual Sustainability Festival

By David Geddes, Collegian Contributor

April 29, 2019


Filed under Archives, Local News, News, Scrolling Headlines

One vendor collected various used items for repurposing that would otherwise be thrown away.

Western Mass. residents attend March for Science

Western Mass. residents attend March for Science

By David Geddes, Collegian Correspondent

April 29, 2019


Filed under Archives, Env. & Tech., Local News, News, Science & Technology, Scrolling Headlines

Scientists and citizens unite to promote public and political support of science.

Newman Center holds candlelit vigil to honor those killed in Sri Lanka

Newman Center holds candlelit vigil to honor those killed in Sri Lanka

By Cassandra McGrath, Assistant News Editor

April 26, 2019


Filed under Archives, Campus News, Headlines, News, Scrolling Headlines

They prayed for world peace, an end to violence and for the those who died, their families and community members.

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at Amherst College

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at Amherst College

By James Woglom and Meghan Sorensen

April 25, 2019


Filed under Archives, Five College News, Headlines, Local News, News, Scrolling Headlines

Sessions said to “accept the results” of Mueller’s investigation and protect the freedom of speech on college campuses.

Porta has liquor license revoked by town of Amherst

Porta has liquor license revoked by town of Amherst

By Kathrine Esten, Assistant News Editor

April 25, 2019


Filed under Archives, Headlines, Local News, News, Scrolling Headlines

Following several alleged violations of local and state liquor laws, the Board of License Commissioners unanimously voted to revoke the restaurant’s liquor license.

Political dialogue group cancelled due to lack of interest

Political dialogue group cancelled due to lack of interest

By Sophia Gardner, Collegian Correspondent

April 25, 2019


Filed under Archives, Campus News, News, Politics, Scrolling Headlines

An event intended to facilitate conversation between people with different political views had to be cancelled last week due to lack of student participation.

UMPD Logs: Friday, April 19 – Sunday, April 21

UMPD Logs: Friday, April 19 – Sunday, April 21

By Abigail Charpentier and Will Mallas

April 24, 2019


Filed under Archives, News, Scrolling Headlines

A rug and laptop was reported stolen from Washington Hall in Southwest.

SGA endorses letter asking UMass to reevaluate relationship with Coca Cola

SGA endorses letter asking UMass to reevaluate relationship with Coca Cola

By Leticia Medeiros, Collegian Staff

April 24, 2019


Filed under Archives, Campus News, News, Scrolling Headlines

The letter seeks a transition to local beverage producers.

UMass Cannabis Reform Coalition: Education, advocacy, community

UMass Cannabis Reform Coalition: Education, advocacy, community

By Michael Connors, Assistant News Editor

April 24, 2019


Filed under Archives, Campus News, Headlines, Local News, News, Scrolling Headlines

The UMass Cannabis Reform Coalition is best known for their yearly political rally Extravaganja, but the group works year-round to educate and advocate for responsible marijuana laws.

APD Logs: Friday, April 19 — Sunday, April 21

APD Logs: Friday, April 19 — Sunday, April 21

By Alvin Buyinza, Abigail Charpentier, and Hayley Johnson

April 23, 2019


Filed under Archives, Crime, News, Scrolling Headlines

A man went onto a woman’s driveway, refused to leave and urinated on the property.