Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Riot or Celebration?

By Karen Podorefsky

November 5, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Think back to last Wednesday evening — another big sports game, another “riot.”  The gathering came as no surprise to faculty, administration or students. At that point, it was a self-fulfilling prophecy. Both faculty and students ...

VIDEO: UMass students trash structured celebration after Red Sox World Series win

By Chelsie Field

January 20, 2013

Filed under Breaking News, News Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

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Letter to the Editor: 11/13/12

November 14, 2012

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

To the editor, Last night I streamed into Southwest Residential Area with a thousand or so of my closest friends in absolute ecstasy over the election results. President Barack Obama was re-elected president, and the crowd...

Riot outside your window

By Kurt Coleman

February 3, 2012

Filed under Archives, Opinion, Point-Counterpoint

If you live in Southwest and are not aware of its notorious history of rioting, well, I don’t know why you are living in Southwest. The underclassmen Mecca has long been the campus capital for overindulgent college behavior....

Downriot Dangerous

By Emily Merlino

February 3, 2012

Filed under Opinion, Point-Counterpoint

It’s Sunday night, and 100 of you and your closest friends are watching the New England Patriots and the New York Giants battle for a Super Bowl ring. Suddenly, your team of choice enacts a play that wins the game. Beers are...

Video: Osama bin Laden’s death prompts Southwest celebratory mob

By Chris Shores

May 2, 2011

Filed under Videos

Late Sunday night, UMass students responded to the news of Osama bin Laden's death by gathering in Southwest. Students respond to news of Osama bin Laden's death with riot from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....