AMHERST, Mass. – Internationally renowned author Salman Rushdie will present the annual Troy Lecture on the Humanities and Public Life at the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Thursday, Sept. 21 at 4:30 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium.
Retroactive salary increase payments for the time period dating to 2001-02 will be paid to eligible faculty, staff and graduate student employees in October, according to Juan A. Jarrett, assistant vice chancellor for Human Resources.
AMHERST, Mass. - University of Massachusetts Amherst Chancellor John V. Lombardi will give his annual state-of-the-campus address at a Faculty Convocation on Friday, Sept. 15, at 11 a.m. in Bowker Auditorium in Stockbridge Hall.
Astronomy professor William Irvine was elected vice-president of Commission 51, Bioastronomy, of the International Astronomical Union at its triennial meeting held Aug. 14-25 in Prague, Czech Republic.