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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


Filed under Campus, Food/Health, In-Depth, Lifestyle, Multimedia, Showcase, Student Life

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


Filed under Campus, Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase, Student Life

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


Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase

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


Filed under Campus, Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase

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


Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

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


Filed under Food/Health, In-Depth, Lifestyle, Showcase, Student Life

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


Filed under Campus, Food/Health, Profiles, Showcase, Uncategorized

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

Top five: tips for dealing with sickness at UMass

Top five: tips for dealing with sickness at UMass

Zachary Boisvert, Contributor

January 29, 2019


Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase, Top Five

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

Instagram and its effect on body image

Instagram and its effect on body image

Gabby Campos, Contributor

January 28, 2019


Filed under Food/Health, Lifestyle, Showcase, Student Life

On an app that offers every filter, how can we be real about body positivity?

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