Massachusetts Daily Collegian

In-Store or Online: A Shopping Guide

By Ashley Beam

November 27, 2012

As the winter season begins, so does the infamous holiday shopping frenzy. While in the past customers had to wait hours in line and fight amongst crowds in their favorite stores, the rise of technology has lead to the increase in online shopping. Which mode of shopping you choose depends on your pre...

Cyber Monday offers shoppers incentives

By Nancy Pierce

December 7, 2011

It’s been a classic battle in the holiday shopping season between venturing into the madness of a store or the simple yet sometimes more costly venture of an online website. For some students of the University of Massac...

Rising textbook prices lead students toward alternatives

By Yevgeniya Lomakina

September 23, 2010

Ah, new school year, which surely entails move-in day, a bursting “first week” social calendar, new friends and UMass pride. With the university bill paid and summer job earnings saved, the average student has little to worry...