Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Fraternities and sororities help the homeless

By Alexandra Graziano

October 21, 2012

Filed under Local News, News

For the past 24 years, the Amherst Friends for the Homeless has run Shelter Sunday, an annual one-day event that raises money for area homeless shelters and food pantries. This year’s event was held yesterday, and participants canvassed across town and solicited donations at ar...

Something Greek

By Karen Podorefsky

September 5, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Point-Counterpoint

Looking back a few years, I did not think highly of fraternities and sororities. However, once I entered college, I realized that I was wrong to do so. Movies and pop culture put an unnecessarily negative aura around Greek life....

Lending a helping hand, one dance step at a time

By Chris Shores

November 21, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

The Student Union Ballroom – packed yesterday with dancing University of Massachusetts fraternity and sorority members – also served as the dance floor for Joey Coles, a young patient of Baystate Children’s Hospital i...