New Maroon Venture Partners Fund Offers Opportunity to Support Innovation, Commercial Opportunities Tied to UMass Amherst Research

AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst has announced the formation of a new venture fund to support innovation and entrepreneurship by its faculty, students and alumni as well as the commercialization of technologies developed as the result of university research.

New Trimble Technology Lab Gift to UMass Amherst Expands Training and Research for Building Design and Fabrication

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and AMHERST, Mass., – A significant in-kind gift from Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) will expand the University of Massachusetts Amherst’s leadership in training and research in 3D building design, digital fabrication and the sustainable built environment.

UMass Amherst Raises Record $379 Million through UMass Rising Campaign to Support the Commonwealth’s Flagship Campus

AMHERST, Mass.— The University of Massachusetts Amherst Foundation announced today that the UMass Rising Campaign, the largest philanthropic campaign in the history of Massachusetts public higher education, has raised $379 million for the commonwealth’s flagship campus, significantly surpassing t