Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Route 9 Diner – a blast from the past, perfect for finals week

By Jenny Rae

May 1, 2013

The route from Amherst to Northampton is one frequently trodden by Five College students, in treasured automobiles or on the trusty B43 bus. Despite the routine of this voyage, there lays an all-American pearl waiting to be discovered beyond CVS and the Big Y.  The Rou...

Survival of the fittest

By Araz Havan

December 3, 2012

Finals week is looming around the corner. According to Murphy’s Law, something can and will go wrong. Not all professors are forgiving of silly mistakes and will not accept excuses, so take many precautions and be completely prepared ...

Destressify because that’s a word

By Sophia Urusova

November 28, 2011

There may be a “mid” in “midterms,” but that doesn’t mean exams cease once the middle of the semester passed. Tests and due dates continue to accumulate until they’re like a 20-car pileup on the highway. The successful stu...