AMHERST, Mass. – Iraqi and U.S. authorities are continuing to try and secure the release of freelance journalist Jill Carroll, 28, a University of Massachusetts Amherst graduate, who was abducted Jan. 7 while on assignment in Baghdad for The Christian Science Monitor.
AMHERST, Mass. – Five faculty affiliated with the Center for Research on Families (CRF) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have been awarded more than $903,000 in research support by the National Science Foundation.
AMHERST, Mass. – Work by University of Massachusetts Amherst astronomer Martin D. Weinberg and colleagues at the University of California Berkeley suggests that the most prominent of the Milky Way’s satellite galaxies, the Magellanic Clouds, are interacting with the Milky Way’s ghostly dark matter to create a mysterious warp in the galactic disk that has puzzled astronomers for half a century.
AMHERST, Mass. – Six faculty members from Shaanxi Normal University (SNU) in Xi’an, China, are in the midst of a year-long program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, studying to broaden their knowledge and international contacts.
AMHERST, Mass. – The Center For Teaching at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has been recognized in a national survey as one of the top faculty development programs in the United States and Canada.
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.
AMHERST, Mass. – An initial blueprint for hiring 250 additional faculty over five years targets teaching deficits in academic departments as well as key research needs across the campus, according to Chancellor John V. Lombardi and Provost Charlena Seymour.
AMHERST, Mass. – With an ever-expanding market for such expertise, and a world-class food science program to build upon, the University of Massachusetts Amherst has carved out a new niche in culinology.