Associate professor Michael Ash and professor James Boyce of the Economics Department have been awarded a a $75,000 grant from the V. Kann Rasmussen Foundation to analyze corporate releases of toxic chemicals and the resulting exposures of communities to pollution hazards.
AMHERST, Mass. – Acclaimed poet John Ashbery’s contributions to contemporary literature over the past half-century will be the focus of the 6th annual Juniper Literary Festival, to be held April 28-29 in Memorial Hall at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
AMHERST, Mass. – The Environmental Institute at the University of Massachusetts Amherst will host a public forum to discuss climate change on Wednesday, April 12 from 2:30-5 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom.
AMHERST, Mass. – The 27th annual Powwow hosted by Native American students and community members at the University of Massachusetts Amherst will be held Saturday and Sunday, April 8-9, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Curry Hicks Cage.
Guy Lanza, director of the Environmental Sciences Program and professor of Microbiology, has been awarded a Fulbright grant to assist the Hanoi School of Public Health in Vietnam to develop new programs in education and research.