Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Students react to upcoming on-campus car chargers

By Nikoleta Nikova

December 4, 2013

There will be five new electric car chargers installed at the University of Massachusetts in the coming months, according to Bill Watts of Transportation Services. According to UMass News and Media Relations, two of the c...

Bulk YCMP sales eliminated this semester

By Nikoleta Nikova

December 4, 2013

As of this semester, University of Massachusetts Dining Services will eliminate bulk YCMP sales, according to David Eichstaedt, director of Retail Dining Services. Previously, these bulk sales had allowed students to use ...

CMASS holds Kwanzaa celebration

By Conor Snell

December 3, 2013

Food, music and entertainment all highlighted the holiday celebration in the Student Union Ballroom, where tables spread with black, red and green welcomed guests to sit, eat and celebrate Kwanzaa on Monday night. The University of Massachusetts Center for Multicultural Ad...

People’s Market recovering after financial crisis

By Cecilia Prado

December 2, 2013

Despite the fact that the People’s Market offers some of the best and cheapest coffee on campus, along with a warm and welcoming atmosphere, the student cooperative has been working to improve its finances following a rough...

SGA discusses Blue Wall renovations and budget grants

By Katrina Borofski

November 26, 2013

At Monday night’s weekly meeting, senators of the Student Government Association received a detailed presentation regarding the renovations of Blue Wall that lay ahead in the near future. In addition, the Senate debated the dist...

UMass architecture students design community center for local Native American tribe

By David Barnstone

November 26, 2013

In two adjacent studios on the top floor of the Fine Arts Center, architecture students at the University of Massachusetts have been designing a community center for a group of Native Americans with strong ties to a plot of land in central Massachusetts. Students i...

Marching band makes final preparations for Macy’s

By Patrick Hoff

November 26, 2013

By the time you read this, the University of Massachusetts Minuteman Marching Band will probably already have left for New York City, a little more than 48 hours before they are scheduled to perform live from the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parad...