Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Students adjust to first week without Hampshire DC

By Brian Bevilacqua

January 28, 2013

Renovations to the Hampshire Dining Commons have begun, and as students complete the transition into the spring semester, they are learning to get by without a full second dining common in the Southwest Residential Area. Hampsh...

Ten things I wish I knew before freshman year

By Purti Pareek

December 11, 2012

Here are just a few things I learned during my freshman year that I wish someone told me: 1.)  As glad as I was to have the award-winning “UMass Dining,” your college diet will most likely consist of tons of caffeine and a lot ...

New DC dinnerware a smashing hit

By Staff

February 12, 2012

Remember arriving back at the University of Massachusetts after the five-week winter break last month and walking into Berkshire Dining Commons only to find porcelain dishes, unbendable silverware and glass cups? It was a s...