Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Art as a Form of Meditation

By Katie Waldron

September 15, 2015

Filed under Arts & Living, Health&Wellness, Lifestyle, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

In our current society, there are constantly options to share. Facebook asks what I’m doing and how I’m feeling, Twitter wonders what’s going on and Instagram tells a life story through filtered pictures and hashtags. M...

Snowboarding as a culture, a pastime and an art

By Kelsey Hebert

November 10, 2014

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Fitness, Lifestyle, Scrolling Headlines

Snowboarding is surrounded by a unique culture in both its traditions and style. What started out as “snurfing,” or “snow surfing,” by a surfer who had a dream of surfing in the Rocky Mountains during winter, has spiraled...

Exhibition on military drones now on display in Hampden Gallery

By Samara Abramson

March 6, 2013

Filed under Archives, Campus News, News

An 18-foot-long rhinestone-covered replica of a U.S. Predator drone is the center of a new multimedia art exhibit that opened on March 1 at the Hampden Gallery in the University of Massachusetts’s Southwest Residential Area. The ...

To be or not to be a real person

By Allie Connell

October 23, 2012

Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion

Being a theater major often presents you with the question: what am I doing with my life? Whether this question comes from your parents or your roommate who is majoring in chemical engineering or even from yourself, you are constantly...

Conflict is getting transformed at UMass

By Ashley Berger

February 28, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

Made using materials as simple as rags from flour sacks or the clothes of loved ones, arpilleras tell a story of poverty in Latin America, according to curator Roberta Bacic. “This is the art poverty, these women had n...

Arts as Intellectualism

By Dave Coffey

November 30, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

Last night at the Campus Center auditorium, University of Massachusetts associate professor Nicholas McBride delivered a lecture titled “Body and Soul: Arts and Intellectualism,” wherein he spoke to students about the cultural...