Professor Carol E. Heim of the Economics Department and the Center for Public Policy and Administration, has been awarded a $40,000 David C. Lincoln Fellowship in Land Value Taxation by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy in Cambridge.
AMHERST, Mass. – The deadline set by the kidnappers of freelance journalist and UMass Amherst alumna Jill Carroll passed today in Iraq without any new word on whether the group followed through on its threat to kill her.
Charles Schweik of the Department of Natural Resources Conservation and the Center for Public Policy and Administration (CPPA) will discuss "The Collaborative Principles of Open Source Programming" on Monday, March 6 from noon to 1 p.m. in 620 Thompson Hall.
Professor Iwao Teraoka of Polytechnic University in Brooklyn, will speak on "Microsphere photonic sensors: From single-molecule sensing to interfacial zone detection" on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 2:30 p.m. in A111 Conte Polymer Science Center.