Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg speaks on Pentagon Papers, Turkish intervention at UMass

Whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg speaks on Pentagon Papers, Turkish intervention at UMass

By Matt Berg, Assistant Op/Ed Editor

October 30, 2019

“I thought it could be worth going to prison to end this war,” said Daniel Ellsberg. “It actually happened. It could happen again.”

SGA meeting discusses impeachment inquiry and cabinet termination

SGA meeting discusses impeachment inquiry and cabinet termination

By Sophia Gardner, Collegian Staff

October 30, 2019

Administrative Affairs is looking into an impeachment inquiry against President Sullivan for allegedly violating SGA bylaws.

Amherst man to be arraigned in connection with school van pedestrian fatality

Amherst man to be arraigned in connection with school van pedestrian fatality

By Chris McLaughlin, Assistant News Editor

October 30, 2019

A 65-year-old Amherst man is to be arraigned in Eastern Hampshire District Court on Nov. 4 in connection with the death of an 88-year-old Amherst woman, who was struck and killed by a school van last month.

UMass adds pronouns to People Finder to mark International Pronouns Day

UMass adds pronouns to People Finder to mark International Pronouns Day

By Kathrine Esten, Assistant News Editor

October 29, 2019

As part of International Pronouns Day last week, the University of Massachusetts has added pronouns to its People Finder system.

Daniel Ellsberg discussed social theory and behavioral economics at UMass event

Daniel Ellsberg discussed social theory and behavioral economics at UMass event

By Leigh Appelstein, Collegian Correspondent

October 29, 2019

: Daniel Ellsberg used the analogy of a “dollar auction” in relation to the Vietnam War and other global events during a talk at UMass’ Gordon Hall on Tuesday night.

Daniel Ellsberg and Gar Alperovitz attend panel discussion to share their Pentagon Papers experiences

Daniel Ellsberg and Gar Alperovitz attend panel discussion to share their Pentagon Papers experiences

By Meghan Sorensen, Collegian Staff

October 28, 2019

This was the first time Ellsberg and Alperovitz have appeared together publicly to discuss their experiences

APD Logs: Friday, Oct. 25 – Sunday, Oct. 27

APD Logs: Friday, Oct. 25 – Sunday, Oct. 27

By Kathrine Esten and Ana Pietrewicz

October 28, 2019

APD Logs: During Homecoming Weekend at UMass, an alumnus was punched in the face at The Spoke early on Sunday morning.

UMPD Logs: Friday, Oct. 25 – Sunday, Oct. 27

UMPD Logs: Friday, Oct. 25 – Sunday, Oct. 27

By Abigail Charpentier, Will Mallas, and Morgan Reppert

October 28, 2019

Six summonses and two arrests were made at the UMass vs. UConn football game.

UMass students made connections with local government during #LocalGov Lunch

UMass students made connections with local government during #LocalGov Lunch

By Ana Pietrewicz, Assistant Op/Ed Editor

October 28, 2019

Town managers from Amherst and Palmer spoke to UMass students at #LocalGov Lunch Monday afternoon.

Remembering and finding comfort in jazz musician Max Roach’s legacy

Remembering and finding comfort in jazz musician Max Roach’s legacy

By Rebecca Duke Wiesenberg, Translations Editor

October 27, 2019

UMass Afro-Am department remembered world-famous jazz musician and former faculty member Max Roach at a panel Thursday.