AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst is establishing a Nano-Imprint Lithography (NIL) laboratory to further its research capabilities in nanoscale device manufacturing.
The Center for Research on Families (CRF) is offering a workshop on "What To Do About Missing Data: Tools for Practitioners" on Monday, Jan. 23, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in 917 Campus Center.
The Provost''s Committee on Service Learning is soliciting proposals for 2006-07 for teaching and research grants involving Community Service Learning (CSL).
Faculty and staff are invited to nominate graduating seniors for the 21st Century Leaders Award, which is presented at Commencement in May.
Astronomy professor Judith Young will lead a program on the winter solstice at the campus'' sunwheel on Wednesday, Dec. 21, and Thursday, Dec. 22. Sunrise and sunset presentations are planned.
The campus will be closed Monday, Dec. 26 in observance of the Christmas holiday.
The Faculty Senate voted Dec. 15 to approve two new, three-credit graduate courses, Civil and Environmental Engineering 778, “Drinking Water Indicator Organism and Pathogen Microbiology,” and Political Science 750, “Research Design.”
Tricia Turley has been named the associate athletic director for Compliance by athletic director John McCutcheon.
The renaming of the Department of Exercise Science to the Department of Kinesiology was approved Dec. 15 by the Faculty Senate.
Bernie D. Jones, assistant professor of Legal Studies, has won the William Nelson Cromwell Foundation Prize for excellence in scholarship sponsored by the American Society for Legal History.