AMHERST, Mass. – Some of the top students in the nation, and the internationally known faculty who teach them, will be celebrated this Saturday, Oct. 4 at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Bringing together athleticism with academics, the university will applaud the recent achievements of faculty and students when the Minuteman take on Delaware at McGuirk Stadium.
AMHERST, Mass. – Two faculty members at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have received a four-year, $799,602 federal grant to train speech-language pathology doctoral students to work in public schools with students who have speech and language disabilities. The grant from the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) will support five doctoral students who will also minor in special education.
AMHERST, Mass. - Want some insight from leading economic thinkers about the nation''s financial crisis? Then head to Market Meltdown 101, a primer featuring video clips from UMass Amherst professors, compiled by journalism students at the university''s flagship campus.
AMHERST, Mass. – Members of the Engineers Without Borders (EWB) student chapter at the University of Massachusetts Amherst recently returned from a three-week trip to Kenya, where they worked to improve drinking water for a rural farming village.
AMHERST, Mass. – Students returning to the campus of the University of Massachusetts Amherst begin moving into residence halls on Sunday, Aug. 31 and classes begin Sept. 2. The students will be greeted with a full week’s schedule of activities from Aug. 31 to Sept. 6.
AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst is taking a number of steps to accommodate a larger-than-usual number of requests from returning students and transfer juniors for on-campus housing this fall.
AMHERST, Mass. – Instead of lounging on the beach this summer, Erica Bischoff White, an engineering student at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, is researching condition monitoring of wind turbines − a technology that could prove an important component in the country’s drive to wean itself off fossil fuel in the next decade.
AMHERST, Mass. – Dining Services at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has been awarded second place for “The Most Creative Nutrition Promotion” from the National Association of College and University Food Services.
AMHERST, Mass. – Nonprofit groups and town governments in western Massachusetts struggling to make sense of large amounts of data can now receive free statistical consulting from Statistics in the Community (STATCOM), a volunteer organization housed at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst’s podcast series about the breakthrough discoveries of campus researchers focuses this month on the development of a portable hug vest—a new invention that promises to help people suffering from a wide range of problems become calmer, more focused and more grounded.