Celeste Guhl, a junior from Seabrook, Texas, is the winner of the sixth annual Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award for her project “Baby, It’s Cold Outside: Curfews for Women at the University of Massachusetts.”
The Interdisciplinary Studies Institute is presenting a roundtable discussion on “Dimensions of Emancipation” featuring fellows of the 2013-14 ISI faculty seminar on Emancipation on Thursday, April 24 at 4 p.m. in 316 Bartlett Hall.
UMass Amherst and its Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment (CAFE) greatly admire bees. So much so that the campus will celebrate the industrious pollinators during Pioneer Valley Bee Week at “Bee Smart, Amherst,” to be held on Wednesday, April 23 from 2-3:30 p.m. in front of Stockbridge Hall.
University of Leicester geneticist Turi King will discuss the Grey Friars Project, which located the long missing remains of King Richard III, on Wednesday, April 30 at 4 p.m. in the Reading Room of the Renaissance Center, 650 East Pleasant St.
When the University of Leicester Archaeology Service...
The Jazz Ensemble I and Studio Orchestra, directed by professor Jeffrey W. Holmes, will perform Wednesday, April 30 at 8 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium.
The program will include new works by master’s students, as well as the late Yusef Lateef’s “Masara #2,” Michael Brecker...
Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley has emerged as the early front-runner in the race for governor, both in the Democratic primary and the general election, according to a new UMass Poll released today by UMass Amherst.
Four nationally prominent scientists will share their experiences translating their basic research findings into therapeutic applications during a symposium titled “Models to Medicine: Challenges and Opportunities” on Friday, May 2. The symposium is organized by the new Models to Medicine Center (M2M) at UMass Amherst.
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 Tuesday, April 15 in honor of the individuals who lost their lives and were injured during the Boston Marathon bombings of April 15, 2013.