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.
Music professor E. Wayne Abercrombie will be a guest on WNYC’s “Soundcheck” on Feb. 25 for a discussion of the differences between multicultural urban choirs and Eurocentric suburban choirs and the challenges of building choral communities that create a larger sense of community.
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).
AMHERST, Mass. – Researchers from the University of Massachusetts Amherst 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).
Benjamin Ricci, 82, of Amherst, professor emeritus of Exercise Science and a crusader for the rights of the mentally retarded, died Jan. 21 at Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton following a lengthy illness.
Durfee Conservatory is hosting an open house on Sunday, Jan. 29 from 2-5 p.m. to celebrate the blooming of historic camellias given to Massachusetts Agricultural College President William S. Clark by the emperor of Japan in the late 19th century.
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Office of the State Controller (OSC) recently advised all agencies and departments that the proposed fringe rate for FY 2007 is 31 percent, according to Juan A. Jarrett, assistant vice chancellor for Human Resources.