UMass Amherst's iconic landmark, which is about to undergo major renovations after years of disuse, has been nominated for placement on the nation's official list of historic places worthy of preservation.
The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees has appointed Islamic art scholar Walter Denny of the Amherst campus’ art, architecture and art history department to the rank of Distinguished Professor.
Climate researcher and Distinguished Professor Raymond Bradley, director of the Climate System Research Center and co-director of the Northeast Climate Science Center at UMass Amherst, has received the Roy J. Zuckerberg Endowed Leadership Award.
The Civic Engagement and Service-Learning program at UMass Amherst has honored 14 students with the Academic Engagement for Community Transformation Award for “outstanding leadership, academic excellence, and contributions to a campus/community partnership.”
Paul J. Dauenhauer, a leading researcher in biofuels and an assistant professor of chemical engineering at UMass Amherst, is one of 15 researchers in the country to receive the Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award.