Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Letters to the Editor

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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

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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

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December 8, 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

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December 1, 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...

Letters to the Editor: Nov. 18, 2010

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November 17, 2010

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Dear Editor, This letter is in response to Chancellor Robert Holub’s latest e-mail to the UMass community. In a time of financial uncertainty, it seems extremely odd that you focus your attention to the physical improvements...

Letters to the Editor: Nov. 3, 2010

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November 3, 2010

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Dear Editor, The fact that students like Bobby Hitt are allowed to write articles like his on the UCard on Nov. 2, 2010 is both off-putting and disgraceful. When a person’s vocabulary is limited to describing UMass employees...

Letters to the Editor: October 20, 2010

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October 20, 2010

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Dear Editor, Count us among the radical individualist “ideological aberrations” Eli Gottlieb chides in his column critical of Ayn Rand, an author whom Gottlieb displays little evidence of actually having read or understood....

Letters to the Editor: Oct. 13

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October 13, 2010

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Dear Editor, In February 2009, President Barack Obama implemented an economic stimulus package of $787 billion, which was supposed to create five million new jobs by the end of 2010. This estimate was subsequently lowered to...

Letters to the Editor: Oct. 6, 2010

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October 6, 2010

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Dear Editor, Re: “Prohibition is not working,” Daily Collegian 9/28 If health outcomes determined drug laws instead of cultural norms, marijuana would be legal. Unlike alcohol, marijuana has never been shown to cause...

Letters to the Editor, Sept. 29, 2010

September 29, 2010

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Dear Editor, Hi, my name is Jaron Lewin-Berlin and I’d like to warn people about something that could get them in trouble. I had been assigned court ordered community service hours to complete by May 13th. I finished them...

Letters to the Editor

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

September 22, 2010

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Dear Editor, To the the University of Massachusetts administration, students, parents, staff and members of the UMass Minuteman Marching Band, and especially to the family of George N. Parks: People across this country share...

Letters to the Editor: Sept. 15, 2010

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September 15, 2010

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Dear Editor, I was extremely disappointed to learn that Career Services will no longer be providing dossier service for graduate students. This was a remarkably short-sighted decision, not to mention sharply detrimental to...