AMHERST, Mass. – Is Western Massachusetts ready to respond to a major public health emergency? Officials will put the question to the test on Thursday, April 12 as the region participates in an emergency readiness drill simulating a large-scale outbreak of bacterial meningitis.
AMHERST, Mass. – The Women of Color Leadership Network at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is presenting Body Politics, an original theater production by and about women of color on Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28, at 7 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom.
Conventional wisdom holds that World War II pushed women’s fashions to more functional forms, but clothing historian Patricia Campbell Warner says the changes preceded Rosie the Riveter by nearly a century.
Six alumni and faculty members were honored April 11 by the Alumni Association at a State House ceremony attended by President Jack Wilson, Stephen Tocco, chairman of the Board of Trustees, and Chancellor John V. Lombardi.
Several hundred engineers who have been involved in humanitarian projects around the world are expected to attend the 2007 International Conference of Engineers Without Borders-USA being held April 12-14 in the Campus Center.
AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts MFA Program, one of the nation’s oldest and finest creative writing programs, announces the 7th annual Juniper Literary Festival, to be held April 27-28.