AMHERST, Mass. – Twenty-five teachers from Springfield and Holyoke are learning about the engineering behind the structure of bridges, transportation safety, water quality and other concepts through a course being held July 10-14 at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Christine Turner, electronic resources librarian in the Acquisitions Department of the Du Bois Library, recently assumed the presidency of the New England chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL).
David Porter, professor emeritus of English, will read poems on the theme of “Traveling the Reader’s Mind, and the World, with Emily Dickinson” on Sunday, July 16 at 2 p.m. in the garden at the Dickinson Homestead, 280 Main St.
New WORLD Theater’s summer play laboratory concludes July 14-15 with “DeConstructing Dualities: DeCLASSifying Minds, Understanding VERSatility,” a production developed by its youth performance group, Project 2050.