Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Storm dumps two feet of snow on UMass campus

By Chelsie Field

February 11, 2013

The massive storm that pummeled much of New England over the weekend dumped almost 2 feet of snow on the area, but it spared the University of Massachusetts campus of any power outages or major damage. There were no storm-related injuries...

Campus Center provides electricity, warmth for off-campus students

By Herb Scribner

November 1, 2011

When snow first touched ground on Saturday night, some students at the University of Massachusetts weren’t anticipating a nor’easter. Some students figured they’d still have power, they’d be able to shower and they would...

Power outages plague Amherst area

By Stephen Hewitt

November 1, 2011

Braving a rare and unprecedented October nor’easter that rocked the East coast over the weekend, University of Massachusetts students and Amherst residents are coping the best they can considering the unforeseen circumstances that...

Unprecedented storm darkens area

By Herb Scribner

October 30, 2011

It wasn’t a Halloween trick. It wasn’t an illusion. And it wasn’t a normal occurrence. Amherst was but one town affected by a powerful and rare October Nor’easter that bulldozed through the region on Saturday, dumping...