Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Question 1 sparks controversy among hospital employees

Question 1 sparks controversy among hospital employees

By Abigail Charpentier, News Editor

October 17, 2018


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The question is proposing a limit to the number of patients a nurse can simultaneously care for.

Feinberg Series lecture discusses Venezuela’s communes in a historical perspective

Feinberg Series lecture discusses Venezuela’s communes in a historical perspective

By Rithika Senthilkumar, Collegian Staff

October 17, 2018


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“The topic of Venezuela always triggers heated political arguments,” Young said.

Paws Program brings therapy dogs to brighten a cold week of midterms

Paws Program brings therapy dogs to brighten a cold week of midterms

By Rachel Swansburg, Collegian Correspondent

October 17, 2018


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The furry friends were brought in as part of a program to teach students self-care.

Collegiate channels: UMass students share vlogging experiences

Collegiate channels: UMass students share vlogging experiences
Collegiate channels: UMass students share vlogging experiences

By Abigail Charpentier, News Editor

October 16, 2018


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Mia Ray, CameraBoi, Kendall Hoyt, Karren Kora and Erin Lau each share their UMass experiences with viewers from around the world.

The benefits of emotional support animals

The benefits of emotional support animals
The benefits of emotional support animals

By Bonnie Chen

October 16, 2018


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Jeanette Manship cites improvements in anxiety, academic performance and sleep due to emotional support dog.

Student group brings clean-water access to sub-Saharan Africa

Student group brings clean-water access to sub-Saharan Africa

By Benjamin Powell

October 16, 2018


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UMass engineers are collaborating with communities in Kenya and Ghana to improve public health.

SGA’s plans for restorative justice, addressing Coach Whipple and the new funding guidelines for student groups

SGA’s plans for restorative justice, addressing Coach Whipple and the new funding guidelines for student groups

By Irina Costache, Collegian Staff

October 15, 2018


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SGA discusses plans for restorative justice initiative and new funding guidelines for student groups, among other topics.

Police Logs: Friday, Oct. 12 – Sunday, Oct. 14

Police Logs: Friday, Oct. 12 – Sunday, Oct. 14

By Abigail Charpentier, Michael Connors, and Hayley Johnson

October 15, 2018


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Just two arrests occurred over the weekend, one for a liquor law violation and one for larceny.

Amherst College hosts discussion with journalist Michael Lewis on managing the federal government

Amherst College hosts discussion with journalist Michael Lewis on managing the federal government

By Will Mallas, Assistant News Editor

October 15, 2018


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The lecture revolved around Lewis’ new book “The Fifth Risk.”

The Collegian News Hour S2 E4: ACLU representing Whitmore employee and new sexual harassment policy

The Collegian News Hour S2 E4: ACLU representing Whitmore employee and new sexual harassment policy

By Collegian News Staff

October 15, 2018


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This week, our news team discusses the ACLU legally representing the Whitmore employee who was racially profiled, a new sexual harassment policy, the school of public policy's beacon hill project and a Massachusetts appeals court hearing that took place on campus.

Songs at Sunset

Songs at Sunset

By Isabelle Sarra, Collegian Correspondent

October 14, 2018


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Commonwealth Honors College presents an open-mic style musical gathering.