Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass students organize teach-in event in attempt to decrease cost of enrollment

By Nikoleta Nikova

November 14, 2013

Filed under Campus News, Five College News, Local News, News, Politics

In an attempt to decrease the cost of enrollment at the University of Massachusetts, several organizations at UMass are hosting a teach-in today featuring speeches from faculty, staff and students. “We don’t feel that th...

UMass activists ‘Take Back the Night’

By Chelsie Field

April 26, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

About 50 people rallied and marched around the University of Massachusetts campus as part of the Center for Women and Community’s annual “Take Back the Night” event Thursday. “Take Back the Night” is an internation...

(VIDEO): Karl Rove gives speech at UMass despite protests

By Emily Felder

April 11, 2013

Filed under Archives, Campus News, Local News, News, News Multimedia, Politics, Web-Exclusive

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Karl Rove delivers speech despite protests

By Patrick Hoff

April 10, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

Republican strategist Karl Rove scrutinized the current state of the U.S. economy, the federal deficit and the Obama administration Tuesday in the Student Union Ballroom to a crowd that included dozens of vocal protesters. The 62-year-old ...

Students should explore campus businesses, despite construction

By Samara Abramson

March 8, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

On Monday morning, I was heading over to the Student Union to get a bagel from People’s Market, which is a student-run, organic coffee shop that sells a variety of organic foods. As I was walking through the DuBois wind tunnel, trying to ignore the ugly construction site ...

Coalition to End Rape Culture hosts rally to bring awareness

By Mitchell Scuzzarella

March 4, 2013

Filed under Campus News, News

Students walking by the Student Union Friday were greeted by  chants of “whatever we wear, wherever we go, yes means yes and no means no!” as part of a rally organized by the Coalition to End Rape Culture. The chanters were led by Un...

UMass men’s basketball player arrested Saturday night

By Stephen Sellner

December 4, 2012

Filed under Local News, Men's Basketball, News, Sports

Massachusetts men’s basketball sophomore forward Cady Lalanne was arrested Saturday night in the Student Union Ballroom on charges of disorderly conduct, assault and battery on a police officer and resisting a police officer making a lawful arrest, according to a police report. ...

Student rally in support of Gaza

By Katie Landeck

November 20, 2012

Filed under Local News, News

Approximately 30 people gathered on the steps on the Student Union chanting “Not another nickel, not another dime, no more money for Israel’s crimes” yesterday evening to show their solidarity with Gaza. Using the top of the sta...

UPC holds movie nights as party alternative

By Julia Kacmarek

November 2, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

On select Friday and Sunday nights at the University of Massachusetts, the smell of popcorn lingers into the Cape Cod Lounge of the Student Union as students and locals gather for movie nights hosted by the University Programming...

UMass Sustainability Initiative sponsors Campus Food Day

By John Conlin

October 30, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

The Sustainability Initiative handed out a variety of food items, ranging from freshly grown tomatoes to ice cream produced in Hadley in the Student Union on Thursday to celebrate National Food Day. The goal was to raise student awarene...

National Campus Sustainability Day to take place today

By Aviva Luttrell

October 25, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

Many attractions featured in today’s National Campus Food Day and Campus Sustainability Day event will be available by the power of bikes. As in, the energy created by pedaling bicycles will be used to produce some of the activit...