Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Students to bike to Boston in support of homeless population

By Brian Bevilacqua

September 15, 2013

Filed under Campus News, Local News, News

Motivated by their interactions with homeless individuals in Amherst and Northampton, University of Massachusetts students Reed Fox and Mike McGrath are planning on riding their bikes over 100 miles into Boston. Fox and McGrath have taken...

Slideshow: Homelessness during the winter

By Aviva Luttrell

February 12, 2013

Filed under News Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

During the winter season, the cost of homelessness becomes higher for individuals as well as the organizations that provide them aid. ...

Out cold: homelessness during winter

By Aviva Luttrell

February 12, 2013

Filed under Campus News, Five College News, Health & Wellness, Local News, News

They’re tired, poor, huddled and right outside. For a community that’s buzzing with youth and academics, the Pioneer Valley also has a diverse – though not unnoticed – homeless population. Last year, 161 low-incom...