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Biggest freshman class ever leads to overcrowding in dining commons

Biggest freshman class ever leads to overcrowding in dining commons

Abigail Gracie, Contributor

September 19, 2019

With a larger-than-ever incoming class, the battle for a table has begun.

Why does UMass love Coke? Students question pouring rights at flagship campus

Why does UMass love Coke? Students question pouring rights at flagship campus

Brian Choquet, Campus News Editor

May 12, 2019

Although it's unknown to a majority of students, a select few are starting to fight against Coca Cola's ties to UMass.

UMass Student Food Pantry usage growing on campus despite No. 1 dining in the nation

UMass Student Food Pantry usage growing on campus despite No. 1 dining in the nation

Christopher McLaughlin, Contributor

April 23, 2019

Although the campus is known for its dining, the food pantry at UMass still serves as a main food source for many students.

UMass Dining: the price of being “number one”

UMass Dining: the price of being “number one”

Harry Ortof, Politics/Voices/Op-Ed Editor

April 18, 2019

UMass Hunger and Homelessness Campaign Coordinator Jonathan Lee said organizations at UMass have been more focused on redirecting wasted food and making sure it becomes food for students in need.

Men need self-care too

Men need self-care too

Melanie Grados, Contributor

April 12, 2019

The importance of a self-care routine doesn't just extend to women.

Plant Power: legendary nutritionist lectures at UMass

Plant Power: legendary nutritionist lectures at UMass

Matt Berg, Assistant News Editor

March 29, 2019

The famous nutritionist shared his insight to a large crowd on Wednesday, advocating for a whole food, plant-based diet.

Tips for Cooking in a Communal Kitchen

Tips for Cooking in a Communal Kitchen

Emma Sammuli, Contributor

March 11, 2019

Don't let living in a dorm stop you from achieving your culinary potential

The struggles of being on one of the cheapest meal plan

The struggles of being on one of the cheapest meal plan

Sifa Kasongo, Managing Editor

February 20, 2019

The fear of losing my YCMPs consumed me so much that I ended up conserving more than I had to.

Anthony Jung: Keeping UMass Dining No. 1

Anthony Jung: Keeping UMass Dining No. 1

Dan Smith, Special projects contributor

February 6, 2019

Find out what running the nation's top dining program is like.

Pot for thought: marijuana’s impact on local food businesses

Pot for thought: marijuana’s impact on local food businesses

Samantha Croteau, Contributor

January 30, 2019

Local cannabis users flock to their favorite hole-in-the-wall restaurants to fill satisfy their stomachs.

Top five: tips for dealing with sickness at UMass

Top five: tips for dealing with sickness at UMass

Zachary Boisvert, Contributor

January 29, 2019

If you're feeling under the weather, read these self-care tips for healing and comfort.

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