Alex Martinez, a junior Mechanical Engineering major, has won one of General Electric’s 2006 Student Intern/Co-op Contribution Awards (SICCA) for his contributions above and beyond the call of duty during a nine-month co-op job at the GE Consumer & Industrial facility in Plainville, Conn.
Pamela R. Marsh-Williams, assistant provost and dean for Undergraduate Advising and Learning Communities, has been appointed to the National Collegiate Athletic Association''s Academic Reform Curriculum Advisory Board.
“The Humane Metropolis: People and Nature in the 21st-Century City,” edited by Geosciences professor Rutherford H. Platt, was recently published by the University of Massachusetts Press in association with the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
John J. Cunningham, interim dean of the School of Public Health and Health Sciences, has been reappointed by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Michael Johanns to the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board.
AMHERST, Mass. – University of Massachusetts Amherst alumnus, entertainer and educator Bill Cosby will speak to UMass Amherst students about teaching and performing community service in underserved communities on Monday, Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall.