Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Cross-state march for higher ed to stop at UMass

By Sam Butterfield

September 30, 2010

Filed under Campus News

Students, faculty, staff and other parties supporting public higher education will leave from Berkshire Community College Saturday on a six-day, 100 mile march across the state to advocate for greater funding levels for public...

Congressman gets Frank with UMass students on politics

By Michelle Williams

February 16, 2010

Filed under Campus News

Photos courtesy Hollis Smith and Caitlin Coughlan / The Amherst Wire On Feb. 16, the Student Union Ballroom located on the campus of the University of Massachusetts was filled with students, residents and constituents eager to hear from guest speaker Congressman Barney Frank. Three lounge chairs next to the stacks of Frank’s new biography set the stage for the event, with UMass journalism professor Ralph Whitehead interviewin...