AMHERST, Mass. - A University of Massachusetts student diagnosed with bacterial meningitis is listed in fair condition this morning, May 21, at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. Yesterday, her condition was listed as critical but stable.
AMHERST, Mass. - A first-year University of Massachusetts student from Harwich, Mass., was hospitalized May 19 due to a laboratory-confirmed case of meningitis. She is currently listed in critical but stable condition at Baystate Medical Center, Springfield.
AMHERST, Mass. - Approximately 100 head chefs from colleges and universities throughout the United States and Canada will attend "Collegiate Cuisine 2000" at the University of Massachusetts, May 24-28. Kenneth Toong, director of dining services at UMass, is the coordinator of the event.
AMHERST, Mass. - Approximately 20,000 people are expected to attend the 129th undergraduate Commencement ceremonies at the University of Massachusetts Sun. May 23 at 10:30 a.m. in Warren P. McGuirk Alumni Stadium. During the ceremonies, some 4,000 candidates will be awarded bachelor''s degrees
AMHERST, Mass. - Michele Cooke, whose father, grandfather, and great-grandfather all attended the University of Massachusetts, has joined the UMass department of geosciences. The announcement was made by Raymond Bradley, head of the department. "Michele Cooke builds on our existing strengths in structural geology and adds an important link to the engineering community," said Bradley.
AMHERST, Mass. - The University of Massachusetts will expand its child care program in the fall, with a new modular building plus flexible-scheduling care for toddlers. The announcement was made by Maryanne Gallagher, director of University Child Care (UCC).
AMHERST, Mass. - A bomb threat targeting the Mullins Center was received by University of Massachusetts police at about 5:30 a.m. Monday May 17. Due to the threat, and to ensure the safety and security of students, the Math 131 examination scheduled in Mullins at 8 a.m. was canceled.