Twenty-five NEH Summer Scholars joined seven international faculty members on the University of Massachusetts Amherst campus for a four-week Summer Institute for College and University Teachers funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Spain’s most prominent performance artist Angélica Liddell visits UMass Amherst for special performance on April 24
Thursday, April 19, 2018
On April 24, Angélica Liddell will present poems from her collection Los Deseos en Amherst / Desires in Amherst, inspired by the work of Emily Dickinson. She is making this special trip to Amherst to perform the work in the town where Dickinson lived.
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Felipe Salles, associate professor of jazz studies, composition and saxophone, has been selected to receive a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship.
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Industrial Hygenist Monona Rossol, to Teach Health and Safety in the Art Studio Course at UMass Amherst
Friday, March 30, 2018
The Department of Art at UMass Amherst via the Office of Continuing and Professional Education will host a special, intensive course taught by industrial hygienist Monona Rossol this summer.
English Professor Rebecca Lorimer Leonard Discusses the Realities of Multilingual Literacy for Women who Cross Borders in Her New Book
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Professor Rebecca Lorimer Leonard of the Department of English at the University of Massachsuetts Amherst recently published a book titled, Writing on the Move: Migrant Women and the Value of Literacy. In her book, Professor Lorimer Leonard explores the struggles and celebrates the triumphs of multilingual migrant women as migrants’ literacies are revalued when they cross borders around the world.