Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Ever progressing when it comes to psychology

By Eric Magazu

March 29, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Point-Counterpoint

University of Massachusetts students go to a top-tier research university, and as a result, as students we are often faced with many stressful academic circumstances, including arduous papers and complicated exams. But when do symptom...

Better Services for Mental Health

By Emily Merlino

March 26, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The reasons for this consistent rise in depression among college students remain unconfirmed, but it is clear that colleges must provide increasingly exemplary health services to students suffering from debilitating mental illnesses. To...

The Exercise Enigma

By Merav Kaufman

February 21, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Point-Counterpoint

A notable difference between a typical college student and elementary school child – aside from their height – is their differing personal relationships with physical activity. Exercise is seamlessly incorporated into the g...

The secret truth about depression

By Victoria Knobloch

December 2, 2010

Filed under Columns

I wish someone had told me. I wish someone had told me that I had a disease. This disease has no cure. This disease can be fatal. I will fight this disease until the day I die. Some days will feel healthier than others, but t...