Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass Theatre Guild presents August: Osage County

By Sarah Gamard

April 9, 2015

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Scrolling Headlines, Theatre

This Thursday, April 9th, the UMass Amherst Theatre Guild presents August: Osage County, a drama that revolves around a dysfunctional Midwestern Oklahoma family. It begins with the father mysteriously leaving the household...

Local author and activist Don Ogden writes to make environmental change

By Sarah Gamard

March 25, 2015

Filed under Arts & Living, Headlines, Scrolling Headlines

Local writer and political activist Don Ogden has a goal of resolving the problem of local climate change. In his newly published collection, “Bad Atmosphere: A Collection of Poetry & Prose on the Climate Crisis,” Ogden...

Earthfoods Café and Stonewall Center host LGBTQ open mic night

By Sarah Gamard

February 25, 2015

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Scrolling Headlines

On a blisteringly cold night, it was the warmth and comfort inside Earthfoods Café at the University of Massachusetts which lit up the night. The popular campus eatery hosted a LGBTQ open mic night last Thursday in conjunction...

Brilliant online film archives for cinema lovers

By Sarah Gamard

January 26, 2015

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Movies, Scrolling Headlines, Technology, Theatre

Excitement often abounds at the start of a new year, but usually not for film. With the Oscars and Golden Globes wrapping up 2014’s cinematic success, the film industry tends to hit a low point in the late winter. The most laudable films of the year have come and gone, and so h...

Ways to de-stress in college

By Sarah Gamard

October 2, 2014

Filed under Arts & Living, Health&Wellness, Lifestyle, Scrolling Headlines

We all get stressed. It would be weird if we didn’t. Here are some tips on how to develop stress-reducing habits to ease and improve your college experience and your general well-being. Eat Right – I could write an entire...