WELLESLEY, Mass. - Joyce Plotkin, president of the Massachusetts Software and Internet Council, will be the keynote speaker Wednesday, Jan. 19, in Wellesley at the winter conference of the revived Commonwealth Information Technology Initiative ( CITI ).
AMHERST, Mass. – From Jan. 31 to Feb. 1, the Ecological Cities Project, directed by University of Massachusetts Amherst geographer Rutherford H. Platt, will collaborate with Istanbul Technical University (ITU) to hold an ecological cities workshop.
Lori Baronas, clerk IV in the Graduate Dean’s Office, recently became the first woman president of the Connecticut Valley Region chapter of the Antique Auto Club of America/Veteran Motor Car Club of America.
AMHERST, Mass. – Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst are investigating the use of technology to provide improved support for online dispute resolution. This is expected to lead to systems that could serve as models for advanced e-government services at dozens of federal agencies.
A trio of campus researchers are investigating the use of technology to provide improved support for online dispute resolution. This is expected to lead to systems that could serve as models for advanced e-government services at dozens of federal agencies.
Nancy B. (Bottone) Hellman, 70, of Northampton, a former assistant dean in the College of Engineering and longtime advocate for women’s engineering education, died Jan. 6 at Linda Manor Extended Care Facility in Leeds.
AMHERST, Mass. – The polymer science and engineering department at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has opened its ASPIRE program free of charge to 10 high school sophomores, juniors and seniors. The Materials Research Science and Engineering Center will sponsor this valuable laboratory experience that begins this Saturday, Jan. 15, from 8:30 a.m. to noon and will meet each Saturday morning until Feb.12. Students will be chosen on a first-come, first-serve basis.