Claude Lilly, dean of the Belk College of Business Administration at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and a candidate for dean of the Isenberg School of Management (ISOM), will meet with faculty, students and staff on April 23-24.
The Faculty Senate on April 19 adopted a resolution calling on faculty to encourage students to participate in an upcoming lobbying day at the State House and to make reasonable accommodations for missed academic work for those who take part.
AMHERST, Mass. – Parke E. Wilde of the Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy will give the final talk in the University of Massachusetts Amherst Environmental Institute’s Spring 2007 Lecture Series on Tuesday, May 1.
AMHERST, Mass. – Five University of Massachusetts Amherst alumni, including National Public Radio correspondent Audie Cornish and Boston Herald sports writer Steve Buckley, will speak at a panel discussion on Tuesday, April 24, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Blue Wall Eatery in the Campus Center.
Susan Shapiro, associate professor in the Department of Judaic and Near Eastern Studies, has been awarded the Master Visiting Professorship in Jewish Studies at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, where she will teach “Post-Holocaust Philosophy and Theology” during the spring 2008 semester.
AMHERST, Mass. – Authors John and Angela Rickford will discuss how they have used linguistic tools to solve literacy problems in California and the West Indies on Friday, April 27 at 4:30 p.m. in 137 Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
AMHERST, Mass. – Natasha Trethewey, a 1995 graduate of the MFA Program for Poets and Writers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, this week was named the winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.