Massachusetts Daily Collegian

SGA discusses upcoming Lobby Day, Blue Wall renovations

By Katrina Borofski

November 19, 2013

Student Government Association senators on Monday discussed the upcoming Lobby Day as well as renovations taking place at Blue Wall next semester. President Zachary Broughton introduced the meeting with a debriefing that took place between the University of Massachusetts Pol...

Students push for voting power on Lobby Day

By Brian Bevilacqua

November 19, 2013

Since William Bulger was president of the school, University of Massachusetts students have fought for the right to vote on what happens at UMass. “Some people think students don’t have the capacity to understand what is go...

UHS policy and Patrick’s plan discussed at SGA meeting

By Ashley Berger

February 27, 2013

In Monday’s meeting, the Student Government Association (SGA) discussed a variety of issues concerning students at the University of Massachusetts. The first major topic of the night was on the rapidly approaching Lobby...

Students lobby the State House for increased investment in education

By Keriann ORiordan

March 12, 2012

A crowd of nearly 1,000 packed the State House in Boston Thursday, hoping to lobby legislators for more investment in public higher education. Wearing school colors to represent their universities, students met in the Gardner...

UMass students lobby State House for higher education funding

By Hannah McGoldrick

April 7, 2010

On Tuesday, a group of students from the University of Massachusetts and the surrounding community colleges traveled to the Mass. State House in Beacon Hill, Boston to lobby legislators for increased funding for public higher...