Massachusetts Daily Collegian

How UMass is rising up against student debt

By Lauren Vaughn

April 11, 2013

Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion

In Massachusetts, 65 percent of students graduate with debt, owing on average a whopping $27,181 per student. The class of 2011 is the most indebted class so far, with the future of the following classes looking even more financially gri...

SGA: Research needed on possible changes to government formation from Commonwealth Honors complex

By Chris Kornichuk

October 24, 2012

Filed under Archives, Campus News, News

With the anticipated completion of the Commonwealth Honors College residential complex looming near, the Student Government Association voted on Monday to initiate a study of its potential effect on the current structure of the...

CEPA keeps agency status after protest

By Zachary Weishar

April 24, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News, SGA

Students wielding signs of protest packed the seats and lined the walls of Monday’s Student Government Association (SGA) meeting in a display of discontent over a motion to abolish the Center for Educational Policy and Advocacy (CEPA), which was...

50 UM students lobby Mass. House for increased funding

By Matthew M. Robare

April 21, 2011

Filed under Campus News

Under gray skies, around 50 University of Massachusetts students traveled to the Massachusetts state house in Boston Wednesday to lobby the House of Representatives for more funding for UMass. The effectiveness of Lobby Day won’t be...