Massachusetts Daily Collegian

First woman to run in Boston Marathon to speak at Mount Holyoke College

By Maclane Walsh

October 17, 2013

Filed under Campus News, Five College News, Local News, News

Any long distance runner knows there will be physical challenges that they will face while running. But Kathrine Switzer had to overcome gender discrimination, too. She was the first woman ever to run in the Boston Marath...

UMass seeks more improvement, first Gillette win in home opener

By Nick Canelas

September 4, 2013

Filed under Football, Sports

The scoreboard may have read 45-0, but the Massachusetts football team could see the distinct improvements from last season's squad in its loss to Wisconsin last Saturday. So much so, in fact, that the players were quick to...