Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Syria’s Women

By Emily Merlino

February 4, 2013

“A thing may happen and be a total lie; another thing may not happen and be truer than the truth.” When Tim O’Brien penned this potent sentence in his book “The Things They Carried,” a quasi-fictional Vietnam War memoir, he could have eas...

Surveillance society or how wrong you were Mr. Orwell

By Max Calloway

November 21, 2011

Why are you sitting reading this? Print is dead. Haven’t you heard? Everything that I will tell you in the next 783 words can be tracked down and sourced on the Internet. Every statistic I’ll reference has entire articles...

The ‘toaster’ is overheating

By Lauren Vincent

March 7, 2011

Fair and balanced once actually meant fair and balanced. There was once a time, long, long ago, when journalism was the fourth estate and policies were made to protect the public interest. It seems like an unrealistic fantasy...

Give us news or cupcakes

By Matthew M. Robare

December 7, 2010

I’ve been spending a lot of time in the journalism department offices in Bartlett this semester. So much so, that I’ve begun to consider it a second home, after The Collegian newsroom. This is partially because I have two classes in B...