AMHERST, Mass. – The out-of-control demands and expectations placed on suburban moms and dads get a humorous reality check in a book by Meredith O’Brien, an adjunct faculty member in the University of Massachusetts Amherst journalism program.
AMHERST, Mass. – Helen Symons, a 1965 alumna of the School of Nursing of the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has endowed the Victor E. and Eleanor Tower Symons Nursing Scholarship, which will pay the full cost for a nursing student to attend the school each year. The gift of $582,811 is the largest ever received by the School of Nursing.
AMHERST, Mass. — Joseph McEacharn, president of baseball’s Eastern League, has been named a recipient of the 2006 VanderZwaag Distinguished Alumni Award, presented annually by the sport management program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
AMHERST, Mass. – University of Massachusetts Amherst alumnus, entertainer and educator Bill Cosby will speak to UMass Amherst students about teaching and performing community service in underserved communities on Monday, Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall.
AMHERST, Mass. – Several individuals who were activists on campus will reflect on “UMass in the Sixties” on Thursday, Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. in the Student Union Gallery at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.