Campus leaders briefed 13 area and alumni legislators on current campus issues and priorities at a luncheon hosted Oct. 6 by Chancellor John V. Lombardi and his wife, Cathryn, at Hillside.
Five veteran professors have been selected to speak this year as part of the Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series, which opens Oct. 25.
A national search for a new vice chancellor for University Advancement and executive director of the UMass Amherst Foundation is in its early stages, according to Chancellor John V. Lombardi.
The following new course proposals have been submitted to the Faculty Senate Office for review and approval and are listed here for faculty review and comment.
Laboratory tours, a mini-symposium and a lecture by a noted alumnus will be presented Friday, Oct. 13 by the Department of Geosciences to celebrate Earth Science Week.
The State Retirement Board and ING Financial Advisors are presenting regional seminars to educate state employees on retirement issues.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Herman B. Zimmerman, former director of the division of earth sciences at the National Science Foundation, will speak on "Geoscience Policy: How Does Washington Work?" on Friday, Oct. 13, at 3:30 p.m. in 227 Herter Hall.
Critic and art historian Michael Fried will speak on “Beyond Street Photography: Beat Streuli” on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. in the Flavin Family Auditorium in the Isenberg School of Management.