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. – Since 2004, the Five Colleges, Inc., University of California, San Diego, and New York University have collaborated together on an $847,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to develop and implement the Archivists’ Toolkit™.
AMHERST, Mass. – Astronomers surveying the nearby Andromeda galaxy have discovered an association of stars in its outskirts, which they believe to be part of a separate galaxy that merged with Andromeda about 700 million years ago. The discovery corresponds to computer models created by University of Massachusetts Amherst astronomer Mark Fardal, which simulate a dwarf galaxy merging with Andromeda.
Mexican-American memoirist Richard Rodriguez and classicist and historian Victor Davis Hanson will discuss issues related to immigration in a public forum to be held on Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. in the Cole Assembly Room at Amherst College.