Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavor guru explains her formula for success to alma mater

Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavor guru explains her formula for success to alma mater

By Chris McLaughlin, Assistant News Editor

October 27, 2019

Natalia Butler, a flavor guru for the ice cream company Ben & Jerry’s, returns to UMass as this year’s Homecoming speaker to talk about her formula for success and her role making sweet treats.

Spirit Kickoff marks the beginning of UMass Homecoming 2019

Spirit Kickoff marks the beginning of UMass Homecoming 2019

By Sara Abdelouahed, Collegian Correspondent

October 27, 2019

UMass kicks off Homecoming 2019 with games and prizes.

UMass College of Education unveils new Carney Family Auditorium

UMass College of Education unveils new Carney Family Auditorium

By Will Mallas, Assistant News Editor

October 27, 2019

The new Carney Family Auditorium features a 203-seat lecture hall for the College of Education.

The Collegian News Hour S4 E8: Homecoming weekend

The Collegian News Hour S4 E8: Homecoming weekend

By Collegian News Staff

October 27, 2019

This week, our news team talks about the 2019 UMass Homecoming weekend and the many events that were held, including the kickoff event, a talk from a Ben and Jerry's Flavor Guru and the unveiling of the new Carney Family Auditorium.

Springfield man found guilty in connection to 2017 Amherst assault

Springfield man found guilty in connection to 2017 Amherst assault

By Kathrine Esten, Assistant News Editor

October 25, 2019

Malek F. Bosmond, 26, of Springfield was found guilty and sentenced to two years in jail in connection with a 2017 incident at Mill Valley Apartments.

SGA discusses a new student app and pouring rights at weekly meeting

SGA discusses a new student app and pouring rights at weekly meeting

By Sophia Gardner, Collegian Staff

October 23, 2019

The SGA amended their RSO application bylaw to make it more comprehensive on Wednesday night in the Commonwealth Honors College events hall.

UMass Homecoming weekend to feature block party, parade and tailgate, among other activities

UMass Homecoming weekend to feature block party, parade and tailgate, among other activities

By Irina Costache, Assistant News Editor

October 23, 2019

This year, UMass homecoming will feature its first theme in years – “Proud and Loud.”

Hyannis resident pleads guilty to charges related to Amherst apartment fire

Hyannis resident pleads guilty to charges related to Amherst apartment fire

By Will Mallas, Assistant News Editor

October 23, 2019

A Hyannis resident was sentenced to two years of probation and restitution payments for charges related to an Amherst apartment fire.

UMPD revives K-9 unit

UMPD revives K-9 unit

By Amanda Miller, Collegian Correspondent

October 22, 2019

UMPD’s first canine recruit in 5 years has begun training.

Stonewall Center Director Genny Beemyn receives first Lou Sullivan Torch Award

Stonewall Center Director Genny Beemyn receives first Lou Sullivan Torch Award

By Ana Pietrewicz, Assistant Op/Ed Editor

October 22, 2019

“It’s very much an honor to be a recipient of an award in the very first set of awards that they gave out,” said Beemyn on receiving the first Lou Sullivan Torch Award.

The Collegian News Hour S4 E7: MA vape death, Hampshire College, UMass power outage and more

The Collegian News Hour S4 E7: MA vape death, Hampshire College, UMass power outage and more

By Collegian News Staff

October 22, 2019

This week, our news team talks about the first vaping-related death in MA, Hampshire College accepting a Spring 2020 class, a brief power outage that occurred at UMass, a watch party for the Democratic primary debate, two reports on the economic impacts of MGM Springfield and the expansion of UMass' School of Public Policy.