Susan Krauss Whitbourne, professor of psychological and brain sciences, has been elected president of the Eastern Psychological Association, the largest regional psychological association in the United States.
As maple sugaring season approaches, plant ecologist Kristina Stinson at the University of Massachusetts Amherst recently received a two-year, $149,800 grant to study the impact of climate change on the quantity and quality of sugar maple sap, including its chemical composition, and of sap from red maples, a species less sensitive to climate change.
Internet security expert Amir Houmansadr at UMass Amherst recently received a CAREER grant from the NSF to combat Internet censorship by analyzing current censor-circumvention systems and designing a model that will lead to new anti-blocking tools.
The University of Massachusetts Amherst, as part of an ongoing internal investigation of one unit in its Physical Plant division, has taken decisive action to address allegations of workplace misconduct involving the misreporting of time and misuse of campus resources.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Kyle Mooney, Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering. Tuesday, February 16, 3 p.m., Room 118 Kellogg Room ELAB II Building. Dissertation: “A Computational Study of Non...
The UMass Amherst Jazz Faculty will perform original jazz compositions and arrangements on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall.
The UMass Amherst Jazz Faculty members are Jeffrey W. Holmes, piano/trumpet; Robert Ferrier, guitar; Tom Giampietro, drums; Felipe Salles, saxes;...
The Interdisciplinary Studies Institute (ISI) has announced its faculty seminar for 2016-17 on “Trespassing,” a theme whose implications run from the disciplinary to the geographical, political and legal.
Faculties across campus are encouraged to apply. All selected fellows will...