The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $276,000 grant to Chemistry professor Scott Auerbach to study how nanotechnology can be used to produce renewable biofuels.
Psychology professor Jeffrey D. Blaustein has been named editor-in-chief of the journal Endocrinology following a yearlong search by the Endocrine Society.
Emil J. Lesenski, 79, of Whately, a former senior clerk in Duplicating, died Nov. 4 in the Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton.
Yale University professor Robert J. Shiller will speak on "Stock Markets, Real Estate and ''Irrational Exuberance'': What is To Be Done?" on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 4 p.m. in Gordon Hall''s third floor conference room.
Dolores (Sklepowicz) Masloski, 76, of Whately, a retired dietary worker I, died Oct. 31 in the Western Massachusetts Hospital in Westfield after a period of failing health.
This year’s Interdisciplinary Seminar in the Humanities and Fine Arts (ISHA) is focusing on the theme of “Cultural Ownership,” according to director Stephen Clingman.
Richard G. Newell of Resources for the Future will speak on "Are High Energy Prices Good for the Climate?" on Monday, Nov. 13 at 3:30 p.m. in the Student Union''s Cape Cod Lounge.
Everywoman''s Center is holding a drop-in support group for female survivors of sexual assault every Tuesday night, 6:30-8 p.m., through Dec. 19.
International Education Week will be observed with a variety of events from Nov. 13-17.
Guest speaker Laurie Banas will discuss “Creative Giving” at the University Women''s Network luncheon on Wednesday, Dec. 6 at noon in 101 Campus Center.