AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst will award an honorary doctorate degree to children’s author Jane Yolen on Tuesday, April 4 at 9 a.m. in the Learning Commons of the W.E.B. Du Bois Library.
“Democracy and Independence,” the first conference sponsored by The Media Giraffe Project, will be held on campus from June 29-July 1. The project is a non-partisan, interdisciplinary research effort of the Journalism Program.