Student presentations on a wide variety of subjects highlighting the ways that plants enhance our everyday lives will be featured at the Plant, Soil and Insect Science Department’s 18th annual HerbFest on Tuesday, May 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in he Student Union Ballroom.
A team of scientists led by Entomology professor Joseph Elkinton are releasing a few hundred parasitic flies in Hingham on May 4 as part of an effort to control the winter moth, a new invasive species in eastern Massachusetts.
AMHERST, Mass. - An incoming class of 4,200 students is expected next fall, according to Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Life Michael Gargano, who reviewed admissions for the Faculty Senate on April 29.
AMHERST, Mass. – Excellence in classroom teaching, research and scholarly activity, and academic advising at the University of Massachusetts Amherst will be recognized May 13 when the campus holds its annual awards banquet. The event is sponsored by the vice provost for research.