Massachusetts Daily Collegian

I Am a Rock, Mr. Stock

By Emily Felder

November 5, 2012

When I was a little kid, I used to stuff rocks and pebbles anywhere I could. My pockets, socks, shoes and mouth even served as particular hiding places. Of course, it is quite difficult for anyone to succeed in this world with bu...

Short Film: “Deadly Collegian Part II”

By Emily Felder

October 26, 2012

You don't need to have seen Part I of Deadly Collegian to enjoy the twists and thrills of the newest installment of "Deadly Collegian". This short film stars several staff members of the Collegian, including Emily Felder, Herb...

Natural vs. Mandated Order: Why are we aggressive?

By Emily Felder

October 22, 2012

There is an old fable about a scorpion and a frog. The frog is asked by the scorpion to carry him on his back across the river. The frog is hesitant and says that the scorpion will surely sting him if he does so. The scorpion reassures him, saying that if he were to s...

Wake Up and Go to Sleep

By Emily Felder

September 10, 2012

I recently had a nightmare. Usually my dreams are very surreal, and I cannot tell what place or land I am in, nor do I recognize the faces of the strangers who pass me by. I dream fantastic realities, filled with vibrant colors,...

(UMass) Haikus from the heart

By Emily Felder

September 7, 2012

The campus pond lures                                               Eight o'clock a.m. Smells of algae compel you                                        This may be your walk of shame Go,...