Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy signs the Real Food Challenge as part of Campus Sustainability Day

By Aviva Luttrell

October 28, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

University of Massachusetts Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy signed the “Real Food Challenge” at a public event on Wednesday evening, committing the campus to serve 20 percent local, sustainable or fair-trade food by 2020. UMas...

Thomas Zoeller puts spotlight on dangers of chemicals

By Ayush Kumar

February 26, 2013

Filed under Campus News, Env. & Tech., Health & Wellness, News, Science & Technology

On Monday evening, biology professor Thomas Zoeller took the stage at the Massachusetts room at the Mullins Center, and in an hour-long lecture, talked about how exposure to certain industrial chemicals is harmful for early ...

Education better than ban

By Alexander Delegas

February 19, 2013

Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion

You may have noticed an email from University of Massachusetts Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy about an upcoming smoking ban. It is a pathetic attempt by the University to govern personal behavior. Prohibition is never the answer;...

Campus uses different forms of media to reach students

By Dan Rodriguez

November 29, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

When Hurricane Sandy made its impact on the East Coast last month, the University of Massachusetts was using Twitter, Facebook, its website, texts and email to communicate with students about closings and other relevant informati...

SGA president outlines goals for years

By Matthew Plumb

November 8, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

As Student Government Association President Akshay Kapoor nears the end of his first semester as president, he plans to emphasize forging connections with campus administrators and state policy makers. In early October, Kapoor announ...