Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Northeast Trick-or-Treating a big success

By Rose Gottlieb

October 31, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

Although Halloween is still one day away, trick-or-treaters in costume are making their way through the Northeast Residential Area of the UMass campus for the second annual Trick-Or-Treat in Northeast event. During the event, which wa...

Transgender actress speaks at UMass

By Rose Gottlieb

October 22, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

Actress Laverne Cox of the Netflix original series “Orange is the New Black” spoke to a full house at the University of Massachusetts on Monday about her experiences as a transgender woman and how everyone can promote inclusiveness...

Disability Services celebrates 40th anniversary

By Rose Gottlieb

October 6, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

On Friday, Oct. 4 Disability Services at UMass Amherst celebrated its 40th anniversary with an open house, which was the first of many celebratory events planned for the year. According to Aquila McCants, a learning speci...

UMatter campaign aims to improve UMass experience

By Rose Gottlieb

October 1, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

A recent campus climate survey taken of University of Massachusetts undergraduate students revealed that many people feel disconnected and isolated from the campus community. It also showed that many students have witnessed incidents...