Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Patrick’s higher education plan a smart move for Massachusetts

By Editorial Board

April 11, 2013

Filed under Collegian Editorials, Opinion

Over two thousand years ago, Aristotle postulated, “The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead.” This theory permeates early American politics; Thomas Jefferson felt that the only safe repository of power was in an educated populace. Educa...

Ancient words hold modern truth

By Katie McKenna

October 23, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Once upon a time, a young man announced, “I’m not voting in the presidential election” in a class full of journalism students. Chaos ensued. “What do you mean you’re not voting?” “How can you say tha...