Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Break-ins continue with students away

By Amy Brennan

January 23, 2011

Apartment break-ins during the long summer and winter breaks are no longer news to some University of Massachusetts students. According to the Daily Hampshire Gazette, between July 1 and mid-September, there were 32 break-ins...

‘Kick-Ass’ takes names

By Andrew Sheridan

April 26, 2010

“With no power comes no responsibility,” muses Dave Lizewski, pondering a decision to risk his life to play super-hero, “…except that isn’t true.” This is the central theme in Matthew Vaughn’s new film, Kick-Ass. Adapt...

East Pleasant St. crash results in OUI arrest

By Sam Butterfield

December 10, 2009

The Amherst Police Department announced Wednesday that an early morning crash at the intersection of Grantwood Dr. and East Pleasant St. had resulted in the second OUI arrest for a 26-year-old Holyoke woman, among other charg...

Four UMass football players suspended following arrest

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

October 2, 2009

An updated version of this story was posted at 12:41 a.m. Monday, Oct.5, 2009. Four members of the University of Massachusetts football team were arrested Thursday night for possession of a Class B substance (cocaine), accord...

Mp3 sharing is not a crime

By Todd Hanaburgh, Collegian columnist and T. James Hanaburgh

May 5, 2005

The total manageability of mp3s has made them the new gods of music transfer and storage. Together, with the iPod and similar devices, the average person can now carry an entire music library in his back pocket. At home, I have...