AMHERST, Mass. – Extension research and education in sustainable and environmentally sound nursery and landscape management is getting a big boost at the University of Massachusetts Amherst thanks to a $100,000 gift from the Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association (MNLA).
Alumna Jill Carroll, a freelance journalist who was abducted Jan. 7 in Iraq, remains missing nearly a week after the deadline set by her kidnappers, who threatened to kill her if U.S. forces did not release Iraqi female detainees.
AMHERST, Mass. – Iraqi and U.S. authorities are continuing to try and secure the release of freelance journalist Jill Carroll, 28, a University of Massachusetts Amherst graduate, who was abducted Jan. 7 while on assignment in Baghdad for The Christian Science Monitor.
Researchers from the School of Public Health and Health Sciences and the University of Pennsylvania have shown that race/ethnicity is a predictor of plasma lipids in patients with HIV-1 on HAART (highly active antiretroviral therapy).