Leila Kawar, political science and legal studies, has been awarded the Herbert Jacob Book Prize by the Law and Society Association (LSA).
“Contesting Immigration Policy in Court: Legal Activism and its Radiating Effects in the United States and France,” was chosen co-winner from a...
Dr. Pierre Rouzier, team physician at UMass Amherst with a practice in sports medicine, has embarked from Newport, Ore., on a 4,128-mile bicycle trip across the United States in the company of a storybook hamster named Henry whose singular aim is to get young folks excited about eating well and exercise.
Ann Huntington Grose, 89, a retired nurse practitioner with health services, of Amherst, died June 8.
Born Sept. 11, 1926, she grew up in Southport, Conn., she attended nursing school at the University of Connecticut and worked at Yale New Haven Hospital.
She became a nurse at the University of...
Beginning in September, a number of Holyoke high school juniors and seniors will have the opportunity to get a jump start on earning college credits from UMass Amherst at a very affordable cost, thanks to a new program announced by Holyoke Public Schools receiver Stephen Zrike and UMass Amherst Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy.
The MassMutual Foundation grant of $15 million over 10 years will support two outstanding areas of academic and research excellence at UMass Amherst: The Center for Data Science and the Cybersecurity Institute.
Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst’s School of Public Health and Health Sciences are collaborating with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health on a five-year grant from the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, part of a long-term effort to reduce suicide among young people ages 10-24 in the state.
In accordance with the presidential proclamation issued “as a mark of respect for the victims of the act of hatred and terror” in Orlando, Fla., and as ordered by Gov. Charlie Baker, the United States and Commonwealth flags shall be flown at half-staff at all state buildings until...