AMHERST, Mass. – The Journalism Program Lecture Series on Broadcast and the Media will host a panel about “The Journalist in Iraq, 2006,” on Thursday, May 4 from 7-9 p.m. at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Ronald K. Hambleton, Distinguished Professor in Educational Policy, Research and Administration, has been chosen by the American Psychological Association to receive its Samuel J. Messick Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award.
Psychology professor Rachel Keen is among 175 new fellows elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, an international learned society whose members are drawn from science, scholarship, business, public affairs and the arts.
A conference on cellular engineering scheduled for Wednesday, May 10 will focus on campus research on the interface of engineering and biology, exploring topics such as protein engineering, cell and drug delivery, stem cell science and research, applied systems biology and metabolic engineering.