The campus’s Labor/Management Workplace Education program, working with a group of local employers, unions and the Franklin/Hampshire Regional Employment Board, will help boost the skills of area workers and prepare others to obtain jobs in higher education.
AMHERST, Mass. – The UMass Extension Family Nutrition Program, which serves food stamp participants across the state, is beginning its 10th year of operation with a $2.4 million grant from the state Department of Transitional Assistance funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
In an effort to increase the number of students and scientists considering technology start-ups, the campus is hosting its first "Invention to Venture" (I2V) workshop in the Massachusetts Room of the Mullins Center on Friday, April 1.
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"A Melody of Curves and Angles," an exhibition of classical Arabic and Islamic calligraphy by M.J. Alhabeeb, associate professor of Resource Economics, opens March 28 at the Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center.
Michael F. Malone, dean of the College of Engineering and the Ronnie and Eugene Isenberg Distinguished Professor of Engineering, has been named a fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).