Although the campus’s next major fund-raising kickoff is still several years away, the administration is quietly laying the groundwork for The Campaign for Amherst and its preliminary goal of $350.76 million.
AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst will award an honorary doctorate today to U.S. Sen. Paul S. Sarbanes, D-Maryland, at a 9 a.m. ceremony in the Flavin Auditorium at the Isenberg School of Management.
Sonia Nieto, professor of Language, Literacy and Culture in the Department of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies, received the 2005 Outstanding Educator in the English Language Arts Award during the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) annual convention held Nov. 17-20 in Pittsburgh.
The deadline for faculty to register their courses for the WebCT to SPIRE grade upload process is Tuesday, Dec. 6. If you plan to use the grade upload process, but have not registered yet, fill out the Grade Upload Registration Form at the link below.
Professor emeritus Nina Scott, a scholar of Spanish literature and poet and playwright Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, will speak about her work, her culture and her life on Monday, Nov. 21 at 5 p.m. in 201 of the Fine Arts Center.