Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Letter to the Editor

October 2, 2012

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Dear Editor: The morning of July 7, 2005, was a day I will never forget; it was the day my grandmother passed away from pancreatic cancer. The pain she endured during those last few months due to her terminal illness was...

Letters to the editor

October 1, 2012

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To the editor, The Cannabis Reform Coalition office fiasco should be troubling to anyone concerned about student rights. The bumping of the CRC from the new cubicle in Room 409 – vital as it is for the ongoing functioning...

Letter to the editor: Divas of Diversity missed the mark

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 12, 2012

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The following response is in regard to the Collegian’s coverage of the Divas of Diversity event (April 4, 2012): As the graduate assistant for the Stonewall Center, I worked closely with the University Programming Cou...

Letters to the editor

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 5, 2012

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Dear Editor, Respect is an important quality I feel many students are lacking today. I am often ashamed of the damage done to both ourselves and the Amherst community by University of Massachusetts students: fires, theft, public...

Letters to the Editor

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

March 28, 2012

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Dear Editor, Rick Santorum says American law should never violate Biblical commands and often it doesn't. For example, both prohibit murder and theft. Yet, the conflicts are enormous. American law nourishes capitalism while...

Letter to the Editor: Stolen Valor Act

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

March 7, 2012

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To the Editor: It is rare that I find myself in agreement with the Obama administration, but I applaud its defense of the Stolen Valor Act of 2006, the constitutionality of which will be decided on by the Supreme Court sometime...

Letters to the editor

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

March 1, 2012

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Dear Editor, My name is Emma Allen and I am the current Director of the Residence Hall Association (RHA). I wanted to respond to recent articles in The Daily Collegian referring to Residential Life’s Solicitation Policy an...

Letter to Editor: Contraception Column

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 22, 2012

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To the Editor, I would like to respond to the piece written by Harrison Searles entitled, “Economic foibles of mandating contraception” in the Opinion & Editorial section of Wednesday’s paper. While I believe it is...

Letters to the editor

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 16, 2012

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Dear Editor of the Massachusetts Daily Collegian, The last place to get information about cannabis (marijuana) is the National Institute on Drug Abuse (Study: Marijuana negative health claims go up in smoke, Feb. 1, 2012...

Administration responds to Tyler Molander letter

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 3, 2012

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To the editor: Beginning Sunday, Jan. 29, a University of Massachusetts student distributed a letter to several thousand members of the campus community. In the letter, the student expressed very real sentiments about loneliness,...

Letters to the Editor: 12/8/2011

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

December 8, 2011

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Dear Editor, After reading “Scandal Sheds unhappy light on Happy Valley,” I hope the thousands of fans and students will see why Paterno was fired. Just because he is arguably the most well-known college football coach...

Letters to the Editor

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

December 1, 2011

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To the Editor: In her Nov. 13 story about operational changes at University Health Services (UHS), Collegian reporter Steffi Porter provided a balanced overview of the plan and reasons for the changes. I’d like to take th...