AMHERST, Mass. – Robert P. Finn, the first post-Taliban U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, will speak on “The New Central Asia,” on Wednesday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
The Center for International Education (CIE) has been awarded a five-year, $8.1 million grant as a subcontractor on a U.S. Agency for International Development project to improve access to quality education in Afghanistan.
The Department of Nutrition has received a $90,000 grant from U.S. Department of Agriculture to fund the Nutrition Multicultural Scholarship Program, which provides $6,000 scholarships for five undergraduate students for three years of study leading to a bachelor’s of science degree in nutrition.
AMHERST, Mass. – A device engineered to deliver oxygen to cancerous cells in the lab could allow researchers to evaluate a potential cancer treatment that targets tumors often missed by regular chemotherapy.
AMHERST, Mass. – Evan S. Dobelle, president and CEO of the New England Board of Higher Education, will speak on “Looming Dangers for Higher Education” on Tuesday, March 7, from 3-4:30 p.m. in 176-78 Campus Center at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.