Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Pirating on the Cyber-seas

By Jeff Bagdigian

February 9, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

  The word ‘pirate’ has been surfacing in the news quite a bit as of late. For those among us near the coastlines and major waterways, fear not. The type of pirate I am referring to is not the peg-legged, one-eyed...

UMass alum starts PAC

By Dan Glaun

February 8, 2012

Filed under Campus News, Local News, News

For Jeromie Whalen, grassroots politics is a high-tech business. The University of Massachusetts alumnus, along with fellow graduate Scott Bloomberg, is one of the founders of TestPAC – a political action committee (...

State of the Internet

By Victoria Knobloch

January 26, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The Sunday before the shutdown of Megaupload, there was a small television event in the United Kingdom. Approximately 9.78 million viewers tuned in to the  second season finale of “Sherlock,” a modern day BBC adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic detective tale. The e...