Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass dean of students appointed interim vice chancellor of student affairs

By Chelsie Field

September 11, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

University of Massachusetts Dean of Students Enku Gelaye was appointed interim vice chancellor of student affairs July 1 after former vice chancellor Jean Kim announced her resignation. The quiet summer switch was made known...

Center for Women and Community celebrates 40th anniversary

By Jaclyn Bryson

February 25, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

Students, faculty and community members gathered Friday night to mark the 40th anniversary of the Center for Women and Community, an organization that provides support and counseling services to members of the community. Formerly known as ...

Upward bound grant

By Sam Hayes

September 18, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

Things are looking ‘upward’ for students at two Springfield high schools, now that the University of Massachusetts has been awarded a $1.2 million federal grant to fund programs for bringing students in to higher educat...

Graduate Student Senate votes no confidence in Kim, Hull

By Mary Reines

April 19, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

Angered by the recent changes to Lincoln Apartments, the Graduate Student Senate voted 11-2 for no confidence in Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Campus Life Jean Kim and Executive Director of Residential Life Eddie Hull for v...

SGA conducts straw poll on admin

By Zachary Weishar

February 14, 2012

Filed under News, SGA

Student Government Association Senator Nathan Lamb has serious doubts about two University of Massachusetts administrators, and he doesn’t think he’s alone. This Monday’s SGA meeting kicked off with a “straw poll”...

The Week In Review

By Dan Glaun

January 27, 2012

Filed under Blogs, News Blogs

This week featured our back-to-school issue, with the Collegian bringing some start of the semester scrutiny to the compensation of UMass professors and administrators. 93 of the 100 highest paid state workers in Massachusetts a...

Jean Kim meets with SGA about housing proposal

By Zachary Weishar

January 25, 2012

Filed under Campus News, Local News, SGA

The University of Massachusetts Student Government Association is picking up where they left off last semester by resuming their dispute with Residence Life over the perceived lack of student input in the changes proposed in early...

Jean Kim talks to SGA about possible changes

By Sam Hayes

October 12, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

Similar in both tone and content to Chancellor Robert Holub’s address last week, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Campus Life Jean Kim spoke to the Student Government Association Senate during its weekly meeting last night. Kim,...

SGA Senate debates tobacco ban with Vice Chancellor Jean Kim

By Ashley Berger

April 28, 2011

Filed under Campus News

At last night’s Student Government Association (SGA) meeting, the Senate had the opportunity to ask Vice Chancellor Jean Kim questions about the administration’s feelings and opinions on the recent and much-debated toba...

50 UM students lobby Mass. House for increased funding

By Matthew M. Robare

April 21, 2011

Filed under Campus News

Under gray skies, around 50 University of Massachusetts students traveled to the Massachusetts state house in Boston Wednesday to lobby the House of Representatives for more funding for UMass. The effectiveness of Lobby Day won’t be...

Special commission recommends for changes to Code of Student Conduct

By Chris Shores

April 21, 2011

Filed under Campus News

A special commission on the University of Massachusetts Code of Student Conduct – formed in the wake of an administrative mishandling of a rape case last spring – has released its recommendations for changes in the Code. The commission – at o...

‘Good Samaritan’ policy is altered

By Alyssa Creamer

November 3, 2010

Filed under Campus News

On Oct. 20, the University of Massachusetts Vice Chancellor Jean Kim addressed the Student Government Association about recent concerns surrounding alterations made to the University’s “Good Samaritan Protocol.” In recent years, the “Good Samaritan Protocol” or policy, has been known to students as a practice of ...