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Spotlight Scholar: Afro-American Studies Chair John Bracey

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Few scholars can boast the academic pedigree of Afro-American Studies professor and chair John Bracey. His family comprises four generations of teachers.

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John Grillo, Accomplished Artist and Teacher, Dies at 97

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

John Grillo, UMass Amherst professor emeritus and accomplished artist widely known for the vibrant colorful abstractions and the eccentric figural Expressionism that characterized his later career,

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Robert Rothstein Receives Republic of Poland’s Order of Merit

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Robert A. Rothstein, Amesbury Professor of Polish Language, Literature, and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has been awarded the Republic of Poland’s Order of Merit.

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UMass Classics Professor leads 'Poggio Civitate' dig site featured in top archeology publication

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Professor Anthony Tuck of the UMass Amherst Department of Classics heads the archeological project at

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Professor to serve as delegate to Hungarian Film Week in Budapest

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Catherine Portuges (Director, Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies and Curator, Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival; professor, C

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Nobel Laureate to Visit UMass Amherst for 2014 Troy Lecture

Thursday, October 16, 2014

On October 30 at 4:30 pm in Bowker Auditorium, novelist, memoirist, screenwriter, academic and recipient of the 2006 Nobel Prize in Literature Orhan Pamuk will visit the University of Massachusetts

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