Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass dietician, students find “Freshman 15” easily avoidable

By Taylor C. Snow

October 31, 2012

Filed under Archives, Campus News, News

The concept of the “Freshman 15” has been a topic of interest among college students for generations, but according to University of Massachusetts dietician Elizabeth Devine, it is a “colloquial” term that is not accurate. De...

Taste of UMass satiates the masses

By Staff

April 29, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Campus News

The scent of grilling burgers wafted from the Mullins Center as University of Massachusetts Dining herded thousands of students into the annual Taste of UMass on Thursday. As the first treat of the event, students waiting in line...

UMass serving up fresher, less expensive produce from local farms

By Stephen Sellner

April 10, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

Jesse Kummer enjoys an apple everyday on his way to class. The University of Massachusetts sophomore grabs one every day after finishing lunch at Hampshire Dining Commons. What Kummer doesn’t know, is that his apple a day co...

Video: The Annual Taste of UMass

By Herb Scribner

April 28, 2011

Filed under Videos

An inside look at the 17th annual Taste of UMass, featuring a video interview with UMass Dining director Ken Toong. Video filmed by Herb Scribner and edited by Emily Felder. Also, see photography of the event from Hannah Cohen. ...

Slideshow: Inside the Taste of UMass

By Hannah Cohen

April 28, 2011

Filed under News Slideshows

The 17th annual "Taste of UMass" was held in the Mullins Center yesterday, hosted by UMass Dining Services. Also see a video from the event. [slickr-flickr tag="tasteofumass"]  ...

‘Comfort Food?’ UC Irvine serves up chicken and waffles for MLK Day

By Claire Reid Kiss

February 7, 2011

Filed under Miscellaneous

On January 17, 2011, America celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a day off. However, at the University of California, Irvine, dining services celebrated a different way. According to a Jan. 27 report in the Los Ange...