Faculty with large classes, who use grade management software (such as Excel, Access, Filemaker, OWL, PRS, or bubble sheets), or who use WebCT Campus Edition (CE) for their classes may be interested in an alternative to entering grades manually into SPIRE.
AMHERST, Mass. – Researchers at a group of colleges and universities, including the University of Massachusetts Amherst, have received two grants totaling more than $1.2 million for a three-year study of the educational benefits of inter-group dialogue in courses dealing with issues such as race, gender, ethnicity and sexuality.
The arrival of the home heating season serves as a good reminder of the importance of installing and maintaining carbon monoxide detectors, according to Robert Laford, campus safety officer at Environmental Health and Safety.
Noam Chomsky, the founder of modern linguistics and the original shaper of current thinking on the biological basis for the human language capacity, will deliver the Linguistics Department’s Fifth Annual Donald C. and Margaret H. Freeman Lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 3:30 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom.
AMHERST, Mass. – Nancy Cohen, professor and department head of nutrition, and Thomas Roeper, professor of linguistics, have been named recipients of the 2005 President’s Public Service Awards at the University of Massachusetts.