Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass included in “Princeton Review’s Guide to 311 Green Colleges”

By Staff

April 26, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

The University of Massachusetts has been named one of the most successful schools in the country and Canada to “go green,” according to a new guide released by the Princeton Review. According to a release by the UMass News Offi...

Bike to the Beat concert promotes sustainability

By Jessica Sacco

March 3, 2011

Filed under Campus News

For the University of Massachusetts Eco-Rep members, powering up a concert may have broke a sweat, but didn’t break the electric bill. In an effort to raise awareness about utilities conservation, primarily concerning wastes of electricity and water, the 37 students in the Eco-Rep Program host...

New permaculture garden makes progress

By Karissa Hamblet

November 18, 2010

Filed under Local News

As the constant stream of construction continues around the University of Massachusetts, a notable change in the landscape is taking place outside Franklin Dining Commons – the Franklin Permaculture Garden has recen...

UMass ranks among nation’s greenest universities

By William Perkins

September 22, 2010

Filed under Archives

Three colleges in the Pioneer Valley have been listed among the most environmentally friendly schools in the nation, one being the University of Massachusetts. UMass, Hampshire College and Smith College have all been included in The Princeton Review’s “Guide to 286 Green Colleges...