MassMutual Financial Group’s cooperative programs with UMass Amherst were recognized March 7 at the 7th Annual Corporate University Xchange Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Corporate Learning held in Orlando, Fla.
Arthur Kinney, professor of English and director of the Renaissance Center, was honored March 25 by the Renaissance Society of America with the Paul Oskar Kristeller Lifetime Achievement Award, the most prestigious prize given to a Renaissance scholar.
AMHERST, Mass. – A press conference offering comment on the release of alumna and freelance journalist Jill Carroll will be held Thurs., March 30 at 1 p.m. in the lobby of the Fine Arts Center at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Robert Faulkner, professor of Sociology, and Howard S. Becker, of the Chicago School of Sociology, have received a two-year, $115,000 National Science Foundation grant to study repertoire in action among jazz musicians.
AMHERST, Mass. – The Hurricane Katrina disaster vividly demonstrates the extent to which the nation is unprepared to respond to catastrophic and near-catastrophic extreme events, says Kathleen J. Tierney, director of the Natural Hazards Research Center.