Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Trustees give the OK for 4.9% fee increase

By Katie Landeck

September 4, 2012

The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees approved a 4.9 percent fee hike in June that increases fees for in-state undergraduate students at the Amherst campus by $618 a year. The fee increase – which passed in a...

Governor appoints new member to UM Board of Trustees

By Collegian News Staff

September 12, 2011

Governor Deval Patrick recently appointed six new members to the University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees and reappointed chairman James Karam to the board. Karam’s appointment has stirred controversy as he was recently...

Meehan will not be next UM president, search continues

By Sam Butterfield

November 30, 2010

University of Massachusetts Lowell Chancellor and former seven-term Congressman Martin "Marty" Meehan will not be the next President of the UMass system, as was discussed first by the Boston Globe last week and later by other media out...