University Health Services (UHS) has announced the appointment of staff physician Leora Cohen-McKeon, D.O., to its team of college health experts.
Cohen-McKeon joins UHS from Martin’s Point Health Care in Portland, Maine, where she provided outpatient care and served as a peer mentor for...
Kinesiology doctoral student Carl Jewell has been named a De Luca Foundation 2017 Research Scholarship winner. He received the $13,000 award for his research proposal “The influence of patellofemoral pain on muscle coordination and segment coordination variability in runners.”
In the wake of a devastating hurricane, the university has placed collection bins around campus seeking donations of toiletries and warm winter clothing for displaced families arriving in Holyoke from Puerto Rico.
With winter weather lurking, My UMass app, a free download for iPhone and Android, offers a handy and fast tool for the campus community to report problems like icy sidewalks or fallen branches to Facilities and Campus Services.
The renovated Old Chapel, the university's iconic building and a lasting reminder of its early history as Massachusetts Agricultural College, was honored with a Massachusetts Historical Commission 2017 Historic Preservation Award in a ceremony Nov. 2 in Dorchester.
A group of seven second-year graduate students is working with the City of Chicopee planning department on a pilot study of the Aldenville neighborhood aimed at developing a vison for the city’s future.
Called “Create Our Chicopee: Let’s Talk About Aldenville!” the campaign...
UMass Amherst Air Force and Army ROTC will honor the nation’s veterans – and the veterans in the campus community – on Friday, Nov. 10 at their annual Veterans Day ceremony and vigil outdoors on the Campus Pond side of Memorial Hall. The one-hour ceremony begins at 3 p.m. Cadets will then stand vigil on the site from 4 p.m. to midnight.