A chance for a second national football crown eluded the Minutemen as defending champion Appalachian State University won the title game 28-17 on Dec. 15 in Chattanooga, Tenn.
The campus community is invited to submit nominations for the 21st Century Leaders Award and the Alumni Association’s Senior Leadership Award.
A workshop on “Integrated Pest Management and Weed Management for Herbaceous Perennials” is being offered on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Sturbridge Host Hotel in Sturbridge.
After a six-year hiatus, the University of Massachusetts Information Technology Council is resurrecting the "Instructional Technology Conference," to be held April 5.
WFCR 88.5 FM will air special holiday-themed programs, beginning Dec. 17 with “Chanukah: A Time for Superheroes,” a program that illuminates the connection between ancient heroes and modern-day superheroes, at 7 p.m.
Astronomy professor Judith Young will lead a program on the winter solstice at the campus’ sunwheel on Thursday, Dec. 21 and Friday, Dec. 22.
UMass Extension’s Landscape, Nursery and Urban Forestry Program is offering an International Tree Failure Database Workshop on Saturday, Jan. 13 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Holdsworth Hall.
Academic Computing is offering a wide variety of hands-on workshops for faculty in January.
An eight-week support group for women who are writing their doctoral dissertations will begin in January.
Graduating seniors interested in serving as the student speaker at Commencement are invited to submit proposals to the selection committee.