Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Offering Film Studies in a Major Way

By Allison Mulvey

November 10, 2011

Western Massachusetts prides itself on its support of the arts whether it be through independent cinema theaters in Northampton and Amherst, or documentary film companies, such as the non-profit organization the Media Educati...

UMass professor Sut Jhally discusses the culture of advertisements

By Katie Landeck

November 8, 2011

Behind him, the screen flickered with clips from advertisements – people drinking, women in their underwear, men driving flashy cars – while professor of communications Sut Jhally challenged his audience to look at him. ...

Skype launches ‘Skype in the Classroom’ to connect schools

By Meghan Connolly

February 21, 2011

By Meghan Connolly Collegian Staff Recognizing the reliance students today have on Webcam technology to communicate, the online video chat service Skype unveiled a new service last month to help integrate virtual techno...