Nearly $600,000 in funding is coming to campus from the National Science Foundation (NSF), aimed mainly at supporting financially challenged students from area academic institutions who transfer to the College of Engineering.
The University system generated about $41.4 million in revenues derived from the commercialization of its intellectual property in fiscal 2007, surpassing its previous record of $28.7 million in fiscal year 2005, according to the President’s Office.
AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst is the first public institution in New England to offer a professional architecture degree after its recent accreditation by the National Architecture Accrediting Board (NAAB).
Work is funded by the National Institutes of Health
AMHERST, Mass. – A team of scientists headed by Patty Freedson, chair of the department of kinesiology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has been awarded a four-year, $2.1 million grant to develop a small device that will be used to obtain long-term measures of free-living physical activity.
Political Science and Public Policy professor Jane E. Fountain is among two dozen researchers, government officials, and business professionals serving on the American Bar Association’s Committee on the Status and Future of Federal e-Rulemaking.