Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Pulitzer winner speaks at Hampshire on time in Taliban captivity

By Brian Canova

November 16, 2011

Filed under Archives, News

Two-time Pulitzer Prize winning investigative journalist David Rohde, who was kidnapped by the Taliban in Afghanistan in November 2008 and escaped in June 2009, spoke at Hampshire College Monday night. He offered insights on the...

Barry Frank talks passion

By Stephen Sellner

November 9, 2011

Filed under Local News, News

Because going to work is a part of a person’s everyday life, there’s nothing more important than finding a profession that fuels one’s passion, said visiting lecturer Barry Frank in the Campus Center auditorium last night. “It’s...

Michael Flynn lectures on need for more creative teaching of math

By Brianna Corcoran

October 5, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

While it is true there is only one right answer to every math problem, elementary school teacher and Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics Teaching winner Michael Flynn believes there is more than one way to solve it. In a...

Adjovi raises awareness in campus lecture

By Herb Scribner

March 22, 2011

Filed under Local News, News

Professor Roland Adjovi’s lecture in Thompson Hall sought to bring awareness to University of Massachusetts students about East African conflicts yesterday.   “It’s about the African issue and raising awareness,...

Campus Etiquette: Couples in Class

By Kim Giordano

November 3, 2010

Filed under Blogs

My mother always taught me there’s a time and place for everything. I wish more couples that I witness canoodling in lecture at ungodly hours of the morning, my 9 am for example, would learn and listen to this saying. Ther...