Massachusetts Daily Collegian

What college can’t teach you

By Dave Coffey

April 30, 2012

A thought occurs: Frank Zappa was right! Yeah, yeah, Stravinsky is, like, totally radical, dude. But no, I mean he was right about college. The brilliantly mustachioed avant-rocker had a famous quote about institutions of alleged...

Students get advice on getting into closed classes

By Staff

December 1, 2011

Choosing classes is proving to be a difficult task for some University of Massachusetts students as their desired classes – sometimes prerequisites and general education requirements – are filling up before their appointmen...

Merit over melanin

By Leigh Greaney

January 19, 2010

The federal government wants University of Massachusetts students to slap a label on their identity via SPIRE. They’ve updated their system and now allow for students to choose more than one race/ethnicity to identify with....