Massachusetts Daily Collegian

MASSPIRG new voters project

By Paul Bagnall

October 11, 2012

University of Massachusetts students looking to step up to the ballot box for the first time will have the help of MASSPIRG’s New Voters Project. The project from MASSPIRG, a consumer group against threats to public health, safet...

MassPirg’s blitz campaign gains support for recycling bill

By Nancy Pierce

October 5, 2011

In an attempt to change state legislation so water bottles, juice bottles and sports drinks have the same five-cent deposit that soda bottles, beer and other carbonated drinks have, MassPirg is currently organizing a blitz campa...

Go and vote

By Mike Fox

March 6, 2011

I am involved in student government and campus activism, and have been for the past three years. Around this time of year – with student government elections coming up – we engage in the time-worn political tradition of the...