Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Letters to the Editor: Nov. 3, 2011

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

November 3, 2011

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Dear Editor, I just need to send in a complaint about the condescending and inconsiderate tone of the Chancellor’s response to this State of Emergency in which we of the Pioneer Valley have so recently been, and for many,...

Letters to the Editor

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

October 12, 2011

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Dear Editor, There seems to be an outpouring of articles mourning the loss of Steve Jobs.  This is in no way offensive, but after the second editorial about him, there really needs to be some perspective.  Obviously the death...

Letters to the Editor

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

October 5, 2011

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Dear Editor, I am extremely disappointed about your handling of free speech rights in the Collegian's editorial opinion pieces. The October 3, 2011 issue contains an editorial titled “The Numbing of the American Mind.” I...

Letters to the editor

By Collegian News Staff

September 29, 2011

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Dear Editor, I was disappointed to read a column titled “Big food cooks up big publicity” by Isaac Himmelman on Sept. 14, 2011 - that it was the wrong thing to do to by createing “the world’’s largest stir-fry.” Perhaps...

Letters to the editor: 4-27-11

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 27, 2011

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Dear Editor, I am a first year college student at UMass. I, along with many other college freshmen, feel more stressed than ever this year. Collegian writer Nancy Pierce’s [reporting] is correct in her Feb. 6 article “College fresh...

Letters to the Editor: Crossword plagiarized?

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 7, 2011

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Dear Editor, What the public gets to know about UMass students is often dominated by sports news, or accounts of undergraduates behaving badly. Scott Merzbach’s article, “Drug, alcohol Illnesses tie up Amherst ambulances...

Letters to the editor: 3-10-11

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

March 10, 2011

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Dear Editor, The drumbeats and media propaganda machine are in full swing in attempting to push the United Sates into some sort of active military role in Libya. It would be the dumbest thing we could possibly do. In World...

Letters to the Editor: 3-2-11

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

March 2, 2011

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While I will not fault Yevgenia Lomakina on questioning contemporary public morality, I do take offense with many of her other points concerning sex education, Planned Parenthood and her seeming justification of rape when alcoh...

Letters to the Editor

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 16, 2011

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Dear Editor, After reading the article “Curves of Controversy” by Chelsea Whitton, I could not agree more with her argument that media sends messages that conflict and confuse us concerning body image. We are constantly...

Letters to the Editor: 2-10-11

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 9, 2011

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Dear Editor, A recent article has been floating around numerous periodicals, the internet and radio stations, talking about how college students have become too “lazy”. The NPR article “A Lack of Rigor Leaves Colleg...

Letters to the Editor: Dec. 8, 2010

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

December 9, 2010

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Dear Editor, The article, “Four Loko is only the face of the issue,” brings up issues that many students aren’t aware of. The rate of underage students consuming Four Loko has risen greatly in the past couple of years,...

Letters to the Editor: December 1, 2010

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

December 2, 2010

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Dear Editor, I am writing to congratulate the University of Massachusetts administration and trustees for the announced $182 million expansion of Commonwealth Honors College (Boston Globe, Nov. 18, 2010). What a fitting 50th...