Salary increases and back pay for eligible members of the three campus unions and non-unit employees will be phased in over the next two months, according to Juan A. Jarrett, assistant chancellor for Human Resources.
"Free Spirits," a new, feature-length documentary film by Communication Department lecturer Bruce Geisler about a renowned Western Massachusetts commune and its notorious founder, Michael Metelica, will be shown May 6-7 at 4:15 and 6:45 p.m. at the Academy of Music in Northampton.
AMHERST, Mass. – Senior David Gregory Bentley Lawrence, of Mapleville, R.I., who is graduating with departmental honors in physics, has been selected to be the student speaker at the 136th Commencement of the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Sunday, May 28 at 10 a.m. in Warren P. McGuirk Alumni Stadium.
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.
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.