Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Letter to Editor: Contraception Column

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 22, 2012

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

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

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

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

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...

Letters to the Editor: Nov. 3, 2011

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

November 3, 2011

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...