AMHERST, Mass. – A long-planned Mardi gras theme at an annual event was recently transformed into a benefit fund-raiser by the Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium, raising $7,000 for victims of Hurricane Katrina.
Effective Jan. 1, the mileage reimbursement rate for employees who use their cars on University business will decrease to 44.5 cents per mile from the revised rate of 48.5 cents per mile set in September, according to controller Andrew P. Mangels.
AMHERST, Mass. – This spring UMass Amherst will offer graduate students and far-flung professional engineers an opportunity to upgrade their knowledge of the microwave antenna field via a course on phased arrays.