Computer science researcher Arun Venkataramani is the lead architect for one of the many research teams funded by the National Science Foundation who are now developing and testing next-generation hardware, software and applications to address difficult, systemic shortcomings of the old Internet.
Maritime Gloucester this month honored Molly Lutcavage, director of the Large Pelagics Research Center at the Gloucester Marine Station, for her “significant contributions to the study or protection of the seashore populations and the general ecology of Cape Ann and other northern New England waters.”
Biophysicist Nikhil S. Malvankar, a postdoctoral researcher at UMass Amherst, has received a coveted five-year, $500,000 career award from the Burroughs Wellcome Fund to assist him in moving from advanced postdoctoral training into a faculty position.
Lila Gierasch, Distinguished Professor in biochemistry and molecular biology and chemistry, has been appointed to the National Institutes of Health’s Council of Councils.
The council was established to advise the NIH director on policies and activities of the Division of Program Coordination...
Gov. Deval L. Patrick has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Monday, June 23 in honor of Marine Lance Corporal Andrew J. Kraynick of Tewksbury, who died June 14 in Princeton, Va.
Celebrated jazz saxophonist Grace Kelly and her quintet will be performing at the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall on Friday, July 11 at 8 p.m. in conjunction with Jazz in July. Tickets are available from the FAC Box Office.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Clare Lamontagne, Ph.D., Nursing. Monday, June 30, 9 a.m., 101 Skinner Hall. Dissertation: “Relational Coordination: The Perceptions and Experiences of...
Sharon F. Rallis, the College of Education’s Dwight W. Allen Distinguished Professor of Education Policy and Reform, was selected to participate in the Building Bridges Initiative organized by the American Evaluation Association’s Evaluation Policy Task Force, in collaboration with the...