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Trent Masiki of Afro-American Studies Receives Fulbright Award

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Trent Masiki, Professor of English at Quinsigamond Community College and Ph.D. Candidate in the dpeartment of Afr0-American Studies at UMass Amherst, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to...
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Student Curators

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

In a new museum studies practicum, art history majors Felicia Bolaske ’14 and Shelby Miner ’15 were selected to produce The Art of Collecting: Contemporary Prints from the Risa Gerrig Collection...
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A quilt made of old T-shirts

Saving the World, One T-Shirt at a Time

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Cleaning out your closet of old t-shirts is a good thing, right? It seems sensible to toss out or donate clothing that hasn’t been worn in a while. But what if you could do more with your used t...
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HFA Faculty Honored in Faculty Convocation

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Every Fall, the Chancellor welcomes the return of our dedicated and accomplished faculty at the Faculty Convocation. This event celebrates the accomplishments of all UMass Amherst faculty, but...
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South College, from the front, before 2017 renovation

Saying Goodbye to "Old" South College

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

This fall, UMass Amherst will break ground on the new South College Academic Facility, slated to open in 2016....
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English Professor Wins Fulbright Award

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Associate Professor of English Joselyn Almeida-Beveridge was awarded a prestigious Fulbright award, which will allow her to study and research abroad in Spain....
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