Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Office of Emergency Management continues preparations for security drills on campus

By Shelby Ashline

October 8, 2014

At least twice each semester, sirens echo across the University of Massachusetts campus. Students hear a monotone voice call out over the speakers and feel their phones buzzing, with text messages and e-mails conveying the same...

Proposed off-campus student housing development sparks community

By Shelby Ashline

December 4, 2013

Concerned about the effects of developing a new housing complex in the woodlands of Amherst, an organization called “Save Historic Cushman” has brought together community members in opposition of the potential construction. Lan...