Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Songs to relax and unwind to during finals week

By Nathalie Sczublewski

April 29, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

It’s crunch time, UMass. But just because your life is organized by Post-it notes that litter your walls and desk, that doesn’t mean that you need to freak out about all the finals coming your way. As the ‘80s band Fran...

Procrastination can be productive when done right

By Emily Mias

April 12, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

It’s that time of year again, when articles in college newspapers all over the country are starting with, “it’s that time of year again.” The homestretch is approaching and may even already be here for some students. As...

Secret study spots

By Samara Abramson

December 2, 2011

Filed under Archives

When living in a dorm at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, it can be easy to forget about the rest of the campus. But there are so many other places you can go to study, eat or just hang out. Sometimes I need a change...

Tips and Tricks for Midterm Exam Success

By Malea Ritz

October 12, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living

As midterm week approaches, there is an overwhelming pressure to make up for previously disappointing test scores with one high-scoring masterpiece of a grade. For the majority of students, this requires time management and careful...

Studying-related articles: Fall 2010

By Staff

December 11, 2010

Filed under Extras

For those who'd rather read about studying rather than actually do it, here are a collection of blog articles, columns and news stories from the past semester that relate to studying. News: The Daily Collegian's series on the...