AMHERST, Mass. – A team of researchers that includes scholars from the University of Massachusetts Amherst is using computerized analysis of the writing of William Shakespeare to dispel lingering doubts about his authorship of many works and to trace the outlines of his total body of compositions.
A team of researchers is using computerized analysis of the writing of William Shakespeare to dispel lingering doubts about his authorship of many works and to trace the outlines of his total body of compositions.
Bruce MacCombie, professor of composition in the Department of Music and Dance and former associate dean of the College of Humanities and Fine Arts, was recently elected to the board of directors of the Music Lives Foundation.
Dining Services is participating in a national effort to support seafood sustainability. A kick-off event is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 28 and will include a lecture on sustainable seafood by alumnus Mark Lussier at 7 p.m. in the Berkshire Dining Commons.
The School of Nursing has been awarded a three-year, $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to support its new doctorate in nursing practice and the related “Your Life Matters Program” (LIFEMAP) a health-risk assessment, health and lifestyle management initiative.
Although the campus is “on the path of recovery” from several years of dramatically reduced state support, careful financial calculations still guide decisions about faculty hiring, building maintenance and capital improvements, Chancellor John V. Lombardi told the Faculty Senate Sept. 21.