Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Life of late Massachusetts poet revealed

By Lindsay Orlov

April 19, 2010

In today’s world of cell phones, laptops and cable television, it’s sometimes easy to forget Amherst’s past. Certainly, the Pioneer Valley remains an area dominated by a rural, agrarian lifestyle. A five-minute drive down...

Cooley Dickinson to expand Amherst branch to include emergency care

By Matt Kushi

March 23, 2010

About a month ago, it was reported that the town of Amherst would be expanding the urgent care center that the Cooley Dickinson Hospital provides in its main Northampton branch to the Cooley Dickinson outpatient center in Amherst...

Prestigious poet to visit Smith College

By Margaret Gaby

March 22, 2010

The Smith College program for the Study of Women and Gender will hold a poetry reading tonight, recognizing the youth of New England’s excellence in the art of poetry. Tracy K. Smith, who helped judge the 4th annual Smith...