Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Letter to the Editor: Postmodernism is not the real threat to universities

Letter to the Editor: Postmodernism is not the real threat to universities

By Opinion and Editorial Staff

November 1, 2018


Filed under Archives, Letters to the Editor, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Subservience to those in power is the real crisis in academia.

‘Vote Blue No Matter Who’ ignores the fact that not all Democrats are the same

‘Vote Blue No Matter Who’ ignores the fact that not all Democrats are the same

By Timothy Scalona, Collegian Columnist

November 1, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Headlines, National, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

If progressive voices are left behind, Democrats will continue to lose elections.

The lottery: miracle or curse?

The lottery: miracle or curse?

By Alanna Joachim, Collegian Columnist

November 1, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, National, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Winning the jackpot may not be the solution to all your worries.

Point: Cultural appropriation isn’t acceptable just because it’s Halloween

Point: Cultural appropriation isn’t acceptable just because it’s Halloween

By Rithika Senthilkumar, Collegian Columnist

October 31, 2018


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It is simply a matter of whether or not you are being disrespectful of another culture.

Counterpoint: Cultural appropriation is not a sin

Counterpoint: Cultural appropriation is not a sin

By Greg Fournier, Collegian Columnist

October 31, 2018


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Appreciating other cultures is not a bad thing, and many of the things we take for granted today were actually culturally appropriated.

A look at how women are portrayed on ‘ZooMass’

A look at how women are portrayed on ‘ZooMass’

By Emma Garber, Collegian Columnist

October 30, 2018


Filed under Archives, Campus, Columns, Headlines, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

The humor on some social media sites can hurt people.

Retail therapy is underrated

Retail therapy is underrated

By Sonali Chigurupati, Collegian Columnist

October 30, 2018


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Most people practice retail therapy, and that’s okay.

Campus safety: UMass and the right-of-way

Campus safety: UMass and the right-of-way

By Morgan Reppert, Collegian Columnist

October 29, 2018


Filed under Archives, Campus, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines, Student Life

Everyone on campus can work to avoid traffic-related accidents.

Transgender rights and UMass

Transgender rights and UMass

By Sophia Corsetti, Collegian Columnist

October 29, 2018


Filed under Archives, Campus, Columns, Headlines, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines, Student Life

In light of the White House memo and Ballot Question 3, resist trans erasure.

Take a variety of classes to best prepare for a career

Take a variety of classes to best prepare for a career

By Irina Costache, Collegian Columnist

October 29, 2018


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Why taking classes outside of your major will best prepare you for a career.

Learning about the Holocaust provides insight on how to prevent another

Learning about the Holocaust provides insight on how to prevent another

By Samantha Schultz, Collegian Contributor

October 25, 2018


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If we can spot the signs of fascism early on, we can stop it.