Massachusetts Daily Collegian

A year of reflection

A year of reflection

April 15, 2014

Women in Sports: A Revolution

By Katrina Borofski

November 1, 2013

Filed under Local News, News

Mount Holyoke College hosted one of Massachusetts’s most influential female figures in competitive sports on October 17 -  Kathrine Switzer. She joined students in the Gamble Auditorium to share her eye-opening story of resilience...

UMass football honors Boston Marathon victims at annual spring game

By Stephen Hewitt

April 22, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

Together, they ran through McGuirk Stadium’s south entrance, turned down the south end zone, then up field down the far sideline. They turned the corner down the north end zone, then back down the other sideline, where two lines of Massachu...

Americans unite in face of violence

By Evan Hutton

April 19, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

On Monday afternoon, I arrived home, happy and feelin’ good after a hike on Bear Mountain; it was a normal day, like every other day. I plopped on the couch, crossed one foot over the other to rest them on my coffee ta...

The importance of the vigil

By Ben Bull

April 18, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

We all mourn and grieve in different ways. Some of us prefer the silence of prayer, others the comforting laughter of friends. Some others greatly prefer taking the opportunity to release all the pent-up frustration and rage that has been sto...

Out of many, one

Out of many, one

April 17, 2013

UMass reacts to Boston Marathon bombings

By Patrick Hoff

April 16, 2013

Filed under Local News, News

The bombings at the finish line of the Boston Marathon resonated close to home with some University of Massachusetts students and alumni who were in Boston on Monday or knew people who were. “It’s just scary, scary to think about, to know that it can happen so close to home,...