Massachusetts Daily Collegian

A final ‘Dexter’ retrospective

By Abner Rojas

October 1, 2013

Last Sunday, after eight seasons of stalking, vetting and killing, our journey with America's favorite serial killer Dexter finally came to an end. Sadly, looking back, all I can think about is what could have been. This season started with Deb on a downward spiral of destruction, hating herself f...

The nostalgic impacts of an icon

By Isaac Himmelman

October 6, 2011

In 1997, I was 6 years old. Bill Clinton was president, we had a budget surplus and all I wanted was a Buzz Lightyear doll complete with working buttons and foldable wings. There was nothing in the world that would have made me...

Journalists recall covering Sept. 11

By Chris Shores

September 9, 2011

  Daily Collegian - Sept. 9, 2011 | Daily Collegian - Sept. 12, 2001 University of Massachusetts senior Adam White woke up early on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001, and made his way to campus for his sports management...

Campus finds ways to remember 9/11

By Katie Landeck

September 8, 2011

Daily Collegian - Sept. 9, 2011 | Daily Collegian - Sept. 12, 2001 A decade after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 stunned the country, people are once again being brought together to remember the tragedy. Today, on th...

Lessons of tolerance

By Jarred Rose

September 8, 2011

Sept. 11, 2001 is one of those days that no one who lived through it will ever forget. Countless times over the past decade I have been in conversations that began with “Where were you when 9/11 happened?” or “I can reme...

Returning an American

By Victoria Knobloch

September 8, 2011

Daily Collegian - Sept. 9, 2011 | Daily Collegian - Sept. 12, 2001 I am an American, but I didn’t know what those words meant until I left America. I turned 19 on a beach in Vietnam, part of a three-month trip...

“Mom, Is Dad alive?”

By Matt Strong

September 8, 2011

Daily Collegian - Sept. 9, 2011 | Daily Collegian - Sept. 12, 2001 “I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America” were the patriotic last words I wearily uttered before my sixth grade homeroo...

Recalling 11

By Emily Jacobs

September 8, 2011

Daily Collegian - Sept. 9, 2011 | Daily Collegian - Sept. 12, 2001 I came home from school on the afternoon of Sept 11, 2001 and was greeted at the door by my father. “We’re all going to go down into the basement...