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The debate between organic and non-organic eating

By Hae Young Yoo

October 17, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Food & Drink

Organic food has come a long way in the last decade. It used to be that people could only bring home organic foods from specialty farmers markets and health food stores, but now major grocery store shelves and freezers are filled w...

Upcoming Elections, Cape Verde trip topics at SGA meeting

By Ashley Berger

March 6, 2013

Filed under Archives, Campus News, News

In its first meeting of the month, the University of Massachusetts Student Government Association (SGA) announced the upcoming start of elections as well as passed a handful of motions. Elections for president, vice president and s...

Disrespect in debate is distasteful

By Merav Kaufman

October 26, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

With Nov. 6 quickly approaching, the heated political climate at the University of Massachusetts is palpable. In light of the upcoming  presidential election, this semester has been defined by aggressive student voter regi...

A Night of Differences: Brown vs. Warren

By Tanvir Faisal

October 12, 2012

Filed under Blogs, News Blogs

If there are any Massachusetts voters who are not sure of whom to support in this November’s pivotal senatorial election, just point them in the direction of Wednesday night’s debate in Springfield. The sixty-minute long...

Scott Brown, Elizabeth Warren clash in debate

By William Perkins

October 11, 2012

Filed under News, Politics

SPRINGFIELD – Republican Sen. Scott Brown and Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warren both believe that too many people remain out of work. And they both think that the cost of higher education is too high. But last ni...

Elizabeth Warren favored by crowd

By Katie Landeck

October 11, 2012

Filed under Local News, News

SPRINGFIELD – It was clear last night at the debate between Sen. Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren that the crowd, both inside and outside of Symphony Hall, favored Warren. After her closing remarks, Warren received loud...

Brown, Warren debate in Springfield

By Collegian News Staff

October 10, 2012

Filed under Local News, News, Politics

Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren are scheduled to debate tonight beginning at 7 p.m. from Symphony Hall in Springfield. For the latest updates, follow reporter Katie Landeck (@KatieLandeck) and photographer Maria Uminski ...

Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren set for debate in Springfield

By Collegian News Staff

October 10, 2012

Filed under News, Politics

The two candidates in one of the nation’s most closely watched U.S. Senate races will meet tonight in Springfield in what will likely be a spirited debate. Republican Sen. Scott Brown and Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warr...

Gambling with healthcare is betting one’s life

By Harrison Searles

September 21, 2011

Filed under Columns, Opinion

During the Tea Party Republican debate last week on CNN, Ron Paul made a stir with an answer he gave to Wolf Blitzer about a man without insurance who needed medical treatment that he would not be able to afford. After bei...

Frozen Yogurt Fan Club

By Victoria Knobloch

September 15, 2011

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I have never been a fan of the healthy option. My whole life has been a struggle to find a diet that didn’t consist of candy and onion rings as primary food groups. Through the years I’ve found ways to trick myself into t...

SGA candidates square off in Tuesday evening debate

By Sam Butterfield

March 2, 2011

Filed under SGA

The three candidates for next year’s Student Government Association (SGA) president and the three candidates for next year’s student trustee position squared off in a Daily Collegian-moderated debate in front of a relatively pa...