Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass budget distributed in numerous directions

By Dan Glaun

April 26, 2012

The metal support structures of the Commonwealth Honors College Residential Complex that will overlook Garber Field are not just the beginning of new dormitories; they are the result of millions of dollars borrowed and spe...

Student Permaculture Garden Committee wins national award

By Collegian News Staff

January 31, 2012

The Student Permaculture Garden Committee, responsible for growing the first permaculture garden at UMass, has won the campus national recognition for giving students a hands-on approach to learning sustainability, according to a press ...

UM eateries to undergo renovations

By Steffi Porter

January 26, 2012

Renovations are on the menu for University of Massachusetts dining commons (DC) as Auxiliary Enterprises intends to spend $69 million revamping the facilities over the next six years. The DCs, which serve over 40,000 meals ...

Creative measures bring Permaculture garden to Southwest

By Brian Canova

November 6, 2011

The UMass Amherst Permaculture program began work on its second permaculture garden, which is located between Berkshire Dining Commons, the Bank of America ATM, and the Southwest Horseshoe last Friday. The garden, located on...