Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Fire at Hampshire College displaces 44

By Patrick Hoff

October 29, 2013

Filed under Five College News, Local News, News

A fire at Hampshire College’s Greenwich House dormitory on Sunday afternoon forced 44 students out of their housing for the next few days. “All indications are that it was an accidental fire,” said Elaine Thomas, Hampshire College spokeswoman. The fire began between 4:15 ...

Student filmmaking at UMass

By Kevin Romani

April 11, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Movies

While filmmaking and the University of Massachusetts may not be synonymous with one another, a growing presence of the art form does exist on campus. Though there is no film major at UMass, secondary options such as th...

UMass hosts Five College Graduate and Professional School Information Day

By Collegian News Staff

October 23, 2011

Filed under Campus News, Local News

This Wednesday, the University of Massachusetts will host the Five College Graduate and Professional School Information Day to help juniors and seniors decide what to do after college. The event will take place from 11 a.m. to...

Days of Dialogue opens up discussion at Five Colleges

By Sara Jackson

September 29, 2010

Filed under Archives

Days of Dialogue is an event that brings staff and faculty from the Five Colleges into a shared space to talk openly about topics like race, class and gender. The second event of its kind will be held on the University of Massachusetts campus from Oct. 18-21. The e...

Roots to “Star” at Amherst College

By Dan Gigliotti

April 22, 2010

Filed under Music

The classic hip-hop group, The Roots will bring their acclaimed live act to Amherst College on Saturday. With an album release planned for later this year, they are likely to unearth a number of new tracks. Also known as the...

Hampshire dancers to incorporate personal themes at Winter Dance Concert

By Lisa Linsley

February 18, 2010

Filed under Music

Tonight faculty and student works will be presented at Hampshire College’s annual Winter Dance Concert in the main Dance Studio in the Longsworth Arts Village. The concert will include six acts which negotiate relationships...