Massachusetts Daily Collegian

White House announces interfaith campus community service initiative

By Collegian News Staff

March 20, 2011

Filed under Politics

The White House is challenging students across the country to give back to their campus communities. Specifically, President Barack Obama’s administration is asking faith-based and secular student groups to come together on...

Obama highlights tax credit to help college students

By Staff

October 12, 2010

Filed under Campus News

President Barack Obama is trying to move forward on his agenda to make college more affordable for American students. According to a press release from the White House, Obama will hold a meeting today with college students and...

Meghan McCain shows readers the darker side of politics

By Kate MacDonald

October 6, 2010

Filed under Words

Meghan McCain, daughter of 2008 Republican presidential nominee John McCain, gives her fans a behind-the-scenes look at campaigning in her new tell-all “Dirty Sexy Politics.” The book, dedicated to her parents, tells the often untold story of ...

“Moving America Forward” rally endorsed by President Obama to be held in Philadelphia

By Staff

October 5, 2010

Filed under Archives

On Oct. 10, President Barack Obama plans to hold the next, “Moving America Forward,” rally in Philadelphia, Pa. The Democratic Party faces stiff challenges in midterm election nationwide, and the president seeks to enliven...

Study predicts stronger need for higher education

By Max Calloway

September 8, 2010

Filed under Archives

Despite recent economic woes, a new Georgetown University study suggests greener employment pastures if the nation can meet President Barack Obama’s goals for higher education. President Obama, at an Aug. 9 appearance at...

Government cannot function at its best without civilized discussion

By Emily Jacobs

March 30, 2010

Filed under Columns, Opinion

It was the shout heard ‘round the world. Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) interrupted Pres. Obama during an address to a joint session of Congress in September, shouting, “You lie!”  Whether Obama was lying or not is a moot...