Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Academia may be a game — but we are not pawns 

Academia may be a game — but we are not pawns 

By Tessa Oliver, Collegian Contributor

April 9, 2018


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

Students should utilize all the academic resources provided by UMass.

CPE courses should be more affordable

CPE courses should be more affordable

By Sophie Allen, Collegian Columnist

April 9, 2018


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

Taking the CPE courses not offered during the academic year drains students of their funds.

Let students take food out of dining halls

Let students take food out of dining halls

By Annabelle Tocco, Collegian columnist

April 5, 2018


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

The eat-in dining hall policy fosters food waste, binge eating and hurts rather than helps food insecure students.

A terrifying problem for graduates

A terrifying problem for graduates

By Will Katcher, Collegian columnist

April 5, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

At $1.2 trillion, student loan debt is the second highest source of debt after mortgages in the country.

Academia is a game — don’t play into it

Academia is a game — don’t play into it

By Dan Riley, Assistant OpEd Editor

April 4, 2018


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

Good students master the material; great students master the system, because to win the game, you must game the system.

Schools are designed more for girls than for boys

Schools are designed more for girls than for boys

By Sophia Corsetti, Collegian columnist

April 4, 2018


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

Behavioral standards in schools are disadvantageous for young boys.

Boycotts are part of the free market

Boycotts are part of the free market

By James Mazarakis, Collegian columnist

April 3, 2018


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

If advertisers continue supporting someone problematic, won’t their investments go down the drain?

To cheer or not to cheer

To cheer or not to cheer

By Bhavya Pant, Collegian columnist

April 3, 2018


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

While several NFL teams have disbanded their cheerleading squads, cheerleading may soon become an Olympic event.

Campus parking is massively inconvenient

Campus parking is massively inconvenient

By Isaac Simon

April 2, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

The University needs to provide more parking spaces to students.

Housing selection could be improved

Housing selection could be improved

By Cassie McGrath, Collegian Columnist

April 2, 2018


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

Housing selection is way more stressful than it needs to be.

Morning Wood: The argument for Meningitis

Morning Wood: The argument for Meningitis

By Jackie Kevorkian, Pernounced Deceased

April 2, 2018


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

The real outbreak might have been the friends we made along the way.