Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The Prowess of Franklin Dining Common

By Tommy Verdone

March 27, 2013

From the outside, Franklin Dining Commons, commonly referred to as “Frank,” looks something like a double decker Pizza Hut encased with windows. But the oddly shaped and weirdly laid out building is the friendliest dining comm...

How to Eat Healthy in the Dining Halls

By Elise Martorano

March 27, 2013

With spring approaching, students all around are desperately searching for ways to reverse the freshman fifteen. Because it’s so easy to load up on a ton of sugar, processed foods and carbohydrates at the dining halls, outli...

UMass to implement several strategies to break wasting food habits

By Brittney Figueira

April 12, 2012

With buffet style dining, it is hard not to waste food on a college campus. And while food waste may be inevitable, the University of Massachusetts has implemented several strategies to break their monthly streak of wasting...