Massachusetts Daily Collegian

A new face for money

By Brianna Zimmerman

March 26, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

President Andrew Jackson may not be the face of the $20 bill, as there is a campaign that is trying to replace him with an accomplished woman. Many Americans, including President Barack Obama, expressed support for this push...

Let’s ditch ‘be a man’

By Brianna Zimmerman

February 9, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Phrases like “that’s a real man,” “be a man” and “man up” are sexist, antiquated and overused. Insults directed toward a woman may be something along the lines of telling her that she is dressed too provocatively,...

Being a woman with anxiety in America

By Brianna Zimmerman

October 2, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Opinion Special Issues, Scrolling Headlines

Like an estimated 18 percent of American adults, I have an anxiety disorder. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, as a female, I am 60 percent more likely than my male counterparts to develop an anxiety disorder...

UMass Springfield Center promotes higher education outside of Amherst

By Brianna Zimmerman

September 25, 2014

Filed under Local News, News, Scrolling Headlines

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Center at Springfield held its grand opening event on Wednesday, marking the start of a chance for those in the area to better their education. The event took place in Springfield...