AMHERST, Mass. – A wireless drumstick and a sensor that warns drivers of cars that are about to run a red light are just two of the projects to be displayed on Friday, May 9 at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, as the latest crop of talented students from the electrical and computer engineering department (ECE) display their senior projects.
AMHERST, Mass. – Eleven seniors will be presented with 21st Century Leaders awards during the 138th Commencement of the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Saturday, May 24 in Warren P. McGuirk Alumni Stadium.
AMHERST, Mass. – The finals of the UMass Amherst Technology Innovation Challenge (TIC) - a competition on Friday, May 8 from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m. in Campus Center Room 1009, will award $80,000 in prize money and feature gadgetry normally found at an inventor''s expo.
AMHERST, Mass. – Senior Katie Huston of Royal Oak, Mich., who is graduating with a major in journalism, a minor in political science, and is a member of Commonwealth College, has been selected to be the student speaker at the Undergraduate Commencement of the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 24 at 12:30 p.m. in Warren P. McGuirk Alumni Stadium.
AMHERST, Mass. – The Women of Color Leadership Network at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is presenting Body Politics, an original theater production by and about women of color on April 26-27.
AMHERST, Mass. – Michael Krainin, of Sharon, a junior at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has won a prestigious Goldwater Scholarship. He is one of just 321 students in the nation to win the award for the 2008-09 academic year.
AMHERST, Mass. – Two sophomores at the University of Massachusetts Amherst are working on a new method to boost production of the world’s best-selling chemotherapy drug, Taxol, and perhaps save a multitude of the yew trees that produce Taxol in the bargain.
AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst has been named to the 2007 U.S. President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for service-learning programs across the campus.
AMHERST, Mass. – Undergraduates from the University of Massachusetts Amherst are working with a community group to restore an ecologically sensitive area of the Connecticut River shoreline near Holyoke.