AMHERST, Mass. – Eduardo Cattani, professor of mathematics and statistics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to conduct research and lecture at the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina during the 2005-06 academic year. The announcement was made by the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.
The Association for Public Policy and Management (APPAM) has created a new annual award in honor of Peter H. Rossi, professor emeritus of Sociology and director emeritus of the Social and Demographic Research Institute (SADRI).
Three peregrine falcon chicks were removed from the nest box on the Du Bois Library roof and banded May 31 by two staff from the state Division of Fisheries and Wildlife''s Connecticut Valley District.
Campus officials, alumnus Bill Cosby and regional school district representatives from the Athol-Orange and Gill-Montague areas will celebrate the inaugural year of the “Bridges to the Future” teacher preparation and community improvement program on June 2.