Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass student veterans find comfort in Veteran Services

By Steffi Porter

November 10, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

Lounging in the Veterans Services’ Drop-in Center on Wednesday afternoon were four University of Massachusetts student veterans, playing computer games, eating lunch and sharing conversation, taking advantage of one of the many resources made a...

Veterans Writers Project asks veterans to write about experiences

By Alyssa Creamer

April 21, 2011

Filed under Campus News

A soldier stumbles down a dusty cracked dirt road. His vision is blurred, and his anxiety is mounting, suspended in a bizarre silence. A sigh of relief hinges on the tip of his airways. Then suddenly, a sharp noise strikes through...

Veteran Services ranked 27 in the Nation

By Katie Landeck

November 16, 2010

Filed under Campus News

After serving under Uncle Sam, veterans on a degree-seeking mission may want to march over to the University of Massachusetts. Recently, “Military Times” and “GI Jobs” ranked UMass among the top places for veterans to attend college. “Military Times” ranked UMass No. 27...