Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Academy award winner Mark Boal speaks at Amherst College

By Jeff Mitchell

September 23, 2010

Filed under Movies

MCTA speechless swarm of students and professors alike sat immobilized in the seats of the Stirn Auditorium as a clip from the academy award winning film “The Hurt Locker” played before them. The scene depicted soldiers in an ...

Difficult start, bright future

By Yevgeniya Lomakina

September 7, 2010

Filed under Columns

It seems like only yesterday that the class of 2010 threw their caps in the air and abandoned the University of Massachusetts. The valley became deserted. After three months of viewing an empty campus, move-in time now brings...

Legendary Roots Crew rocks Amherst College

By Dan Gigliotti

April 26, 2010

Filed under Music

In front of a sold-out crowd at Amherst College on Saturday, The Legendary Roots Crew performed deftly, impeccably blending in styles from their own collection and influential hits of the past. The Roots were anything but square, but you couldn’t say that about the audienc...