Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Students participate in walkout, protest multiple UMass issues

By Steffi Porter

March 2, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

Steady snowfall did not stop approximately 50 student activists and members of the community from gathering on the steps of the Student Union at the University of Massachusetts yesterday for a student walkout. The protesters marched fro...

Capitalism lecture interrupted to present facts

By Mike Tudoreanu

December 8, 2011

Filed under Columns, Opinion

There have been several articles in the Daily Collegian this week about the protesters from the Occupy UMass movement and the Labor Studies department who interrupted a lecture promoting global capitalism last Thursday. I believe the coverage ha...

Occupiers check Objectivist Society

By Brian Canova

December 5, 2011

Filed under News

Protesters from the University of Massachusetts labor studies department and the Occupy UMass movement came out in droves  to demonstrate at the lecture “Global Capitalism and a Solution for World Oppression and Poverty”...

Tent city occupies part of UMass

By Katie Landeck

November 18, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

Under a banner that reads “Occupy UMass,” a small tent city was erected at the University of Massachusetts last week on the green in front of Goodell Hall and near the W.E.B. Du Bois Library. Individuals galvanized by...

Professors express opinions about the Occupy movements

By Staff

October 20, 2011

Filed under Campus News

Over 100 University of Massachusetts students gathered yesterday for the first Occupy UMass Teach-in, in which a collection of professors discussed the Occupy Wall Street movement that has been spreading across the country. The speakers, political science profess...