Massachusetts Daily Collegian

General Joseph Hooker, war hero and famous Hadley resident, under attack

General Joseph Hooker, war hero and famous Hadley resident, under attack

By Aidan Byrne, Collegian columnist

March 27, 2018


Filed under Archives, National, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Renaming the State House’s “General Hooker Entrance” would be wasting the Commonwealth’s time and resources on trivial concerns.

Ads have a hold on us; how do we avoid them?

Ads have a hold on us; how do we avoid them?

By Cameron Smith, Collegian Columnist

March 27, 2018


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

Don’t let constant advertisement bombardment grab your attention.

Comedians are not journalists—plain and simple

Comedians are not journalists—plain and simple

By Lauren Sointu, Collegian contributor

March 27, 2018


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

In the age of ‘fake news,’ remember to draw the line between jokes and facts.

Student teaching needs reform

Student teaching needs reform

By Jacob Russian, Collegian Columnist

March 26, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Jacob Russian argues that student teachers can negatively affect one’s college education.

Not really number #1 dining

Not really number #1 dining

By Morgan Reppert, Assistant Op-ed Editor

March 26, 2018


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

Morgan Reppert argues that UMass Dining still has room to improve in terms of access to allergen-free and even bug-free food.

What America actually thinks about gun control and mental illness

What America actually thinks about gun control and mental illness

By Isobel McCue, Collegian Columnist

March 22, 2018


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

The country is not as divided over the issue of gun control as it may seem.

Is tanning really worth it?

Is tanning really worth it?

By Cassandra McGrath, Collegian Columnist

March 22, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Tanning has consequences that will impact our bodies for the rest of our lives.

Firings speak to Trump’s character

Firings speak to Trump’s character

By Dan Riley

March 21, 2018


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

Opinion: President Trump’s unprofessional firing methods are symptomatic of his nature.

Putting partisanship in the right place

Putting partisanship in the right place

By Shahen Melkonian, Collegian Columnist

March 21, 2018


Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

We can’t allow partisanship to take precedence over science.