Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Let’s ditch ‘be a man’

By Brianna Zimmerman

February 9, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Phrases like “that’s a real man,” “be a man” and “man up” are sexist, antiquated and overused. Insults directed toward a woman may be something along the lines of telling her that she is dressed too provocatively,...

UMass Women into Leadership looks to fight the gender gap

By Eleanor Harte

September 7, 2014

Filed under Archives, Campus News, News, Scrolling Headlines

Undergraduate women at the University of Massachusetts who seek careers in public service will soon have a program devoted to helping them reach their goal. UMass Women into Leadership, a new program through the Department...

Gender-neutral housing looks to expand

By Mitchell Scuzzarella

March 9, 2014

Filed under Campus News, News, Scrolling Headlines

UMass Residential Life is looking for students interested in on campus gender inclusive housing for fall 2014. The gender inclusive housing option has existed on campus since 2009. Originally, this option was started to provi...

Gender assumptions about men and women and relationships outdated and hindrance to equality

By Leigh Greaney

March 25, 2010

Filed under Columns, Opinion

At this point in time, it seems that the long argued gender debate is so tired that it should be peacefully at rest. Equality should have ceased to be a buzz word and become a reality – and not simply equality of opportunity,...