Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The dilemma of amateurism and college athletics

The dilemma of amateurism and college athletics

By Will Katcher, Collegian Staff

March 19, 2018


Filed under Columns, Headlines, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

College football and basketball pull in billions of dollars every year, and none of it goes directly to the athletes who make it happen.

UMass protest policy is dumb, but that’s the point

UMass protest policy is dumb, but that’s the point

By James Mazarakis, Collegian Columnist

March 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, Columns, Opinion

Risks are what make protests worthwhile.

Confessions of a temporarily homeless international student

Confessions of a temporarily homeless international student

By Bhavya Pant, Collegian Columnist

March 19, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

UMass’ practice of booting international students out of housing for spring and Thanksgiving break is too costly.

What about my mental health?

What about my mental health?

By Chloe Lindahl, Collegian Columnist

March 8, 2018


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

Chloe Lindahl sheds light on the lack of importance placed on resources for mental health on college campuses.

The real problem with Blarney

The real problem with Blarney

By Aiden Byrne, Collegian Columnist

March 8, 2018


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

Why Blarney isn’t actually a blowout.

My hidden byline: my mother had breast cancer

My hidden byline: my mother had breast cancer

By Caroline O'Connor, Photo Editor

March 8, 2018


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

Emotions and subjectivity are okay, even for journalists.

Don’t judge my outfit

Don’t judge my outfit

By Cameron Smith, Collegian Columnist

March 8, 2018


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

Students shouldn’t worry what others think of what they wear, Cameron Smith argues.

Fraternity culture is problematic

Fraternity culture is problematic

By Sophie Allen, Collegian Columnist

March 7, 2018


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

Sophie Allen discusses why the culture of fraternities needs to change.

Take a chill pill

Take a chill pill

By Morgan Reppert, Assistant Op-Ed Editor

March 7, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Is your reaction reasonable? Morgan Reppert discusses how students tend to overreact.

Facebook is making us more narrow-minded

Facebook is making us more narrow-minded

By Lauren Sointu, Collegian Columnist

March 7, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Lauren Sointu argues that Facebook’s algorithm surrounds us with opinions like our own.

Why is there a monument to a war criminal on our campus?

Why is there a monument to a war criminal on our campus?

By Nate Taskin, Collegian Staff

March 6, 2018


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

The memorialization of Yitzhak Rabin reveals UMass’ indifference to the well-being of marginalized students.