Recent work by Alfred Crosby, assistant professor of Polymer Science and Engineering, and doctoral student Edwin Chan, was highlighted in the news section of the Nov. 30 issue of the journal Nature Materials.
Jane E. Fountain, professor of Political Science and Public Policy, gave an invited lecture at the World Bank workshop on “Small States: Growth Challenges and Development Solutions” on Dec. 7 in Washington D.C.
AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst has initiated a reorganization to improve off-campus housing advice and better deliver programs for members of the campus community who are parents.
Mary Deane Sorcinelli, associate provost for Faculty Development, was honored Oct. 29 with the Bob Pierleoni Spirit of POD Award from the annual Professional and Organizational Development Network (POD) in Higher Education.
As the centenary year of the death of Henrik Ibsen draws to a close, a project based in the German and Scandinavian Studies Program is working to help preserve the legacy of the Norwegian playwright by translating his letters into English.