Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The downfalls of transferring

The downfalls of transferring

By Jake Russian, Collegian Columnist

March 5, 2018


Filed under Archives, Arts & Living, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Students should take advantage of all opportunities offered by UMass before leaving.

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A defense of the book

A defense of the book

By Jonah Dratfield, Collegian Columnist

March 5, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Reading more books provides a unique opportunity to engage in complex thought

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Removing Amherst Town Meeting would remove the students’ voice

Removing Amherst Town Meeting would remove the students’ voice

By Edridge D'Souza, Collegian Columnist

March 5, 2018


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

The Amherst Town Meeting should be preserved to maintain representative government.

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An open letter to the students in Parkland, Florida

An open letter to the students in Parkland, Florida

By James Mazarakis, Collegian Columnist

March 1, 2018


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

There’s nothing more fearsome in democracy than kids who know what they’re talking about.

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BASICally pointless

BASICally pointless

By Cassie McGrath, Collegian Columnist

March 1, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Opinion: Something should be done to curb dangerous drinking habits, but BASICS isn’t it.

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Regression on a progressive campus

Regression on a progressive campus

By Aliza Yaillen, Collegian Contributor

March 1, 2018


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

Opinion: Judging people based on little-to-no information is not a sign of progressive thinking.

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The U.S. must take a more active approach on Puerto Rican statehood votes

The U.S. must take a more active approach on Puerto Rican statehood votes

By Will Katcher, Collegian Columnist

February 28, 2018


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

For a territory with the per capita income of America’s poorest state, there are significant advantages to becoming a state.

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Letter: UMass ‘seal of approval’

Letter: UMass ‘seal of approval’

By Letter to the Editor

February 28, 2018


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

Is UMass ready to make way for #FreeTheSeal?

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Meryl Streep in ‘The Post’ reminds us the core values of feminism

Meryl Streep in ‘The Post’ reminds us the core values of feminism

By Annabelle Tocco, Collegian Columnist

February 28, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

In the film ‘The Post,’ Meryl Streep plays an important role in exposing what it meant to be a feminist in the 70s.

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Criticism about art being ‘nontraditional’ lacks merit

Criticism about art being ‘nontraditional’ lacks merit

By Isaac Simon, Collegian Columnist

February 27, 2018


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

Let us not criticize breaking with tradition when what we really mean is breaking with whiteness.

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