Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Students to run ‘nearly naked’ for charity

By Jaclyn Bryson

October 17, 2013

Filed under Campus News, Health & Wellness, Local News, News

With the threat of winter weather quickly approaching, students will have one last opportunity to wear their shorts and T-shirts with pride during the upcoming, annual Nearly Naked Mile run. According to the University of Mas...

For Amherst homeless, ‘Hope’ comes in the form of a cow

By Jaclyn Bryson

October 3, 2013

Filed under Local News, News

There is a cow in Amherst Center, standing guard outside the Loose Goose Café, quietly watching the traffic make its way down North Pleasant Street. But it isn’t real. The life-sized cow statue, named “Hope,” wa...

UMass uses texting to fight hunger

By Collegian News Staff

November 9, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

The University of Massachusetts Dining Services is using texting to fight hunger. Dining Services is joining with Kraft foods to help donate 100,000 meals to the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts, according to a press release...