Terry Bazzarre, senior program officer at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, will be the featured speaker at the School of Public Health and Health Sciences’ 10th Annual Research Day on Thursday, March 29 in 1009 Campus Center.
Food Science professor Micha Peleg has been invited to present the keynote address, “How Safe Are Preservation Processes?” at the 2nd European Congress on Life Science Process Technology in Nuremburg, Germany on March 27-29.
AMHERST, Mass. – The New England News Forum, a new journalism initiative at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, will host a seminar on Saturday, April 7, that explores the impact of media changes on civic engagement. The forum will be held at UMass Lowell from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
AMHERST, Mass. – An alliance of educators that aims to get more women and minorities into careers in information technology and computing has received nearly $2 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Led by the University of Massachusetts Amherst, the Commonwealth Alliance for Information Technology Education (CAITE) will use the funding to design and launch a series of outreach programs in Boston, greater Springfield and southeastern Massachusetts.
Tom Juravich, professor of Labor Studies and director of the Labor Relations and Research Center, was in London March 11-15 teaching a course on “Strategic Corporate Research and Campaigns” for the Trades Union Congress, the labor federation in the United Kingdom.