AMHERST, Mass. – Eugene and Ronnie Isenberg have made a $1 million gift to the University of Massachusetts Amherst to establish the Eugene M. and Ronnie Isenberg Professorship in Integrative Environmental Science in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, the UMass Amherst Foundation announced today.
Sen. Edward M. Kennedy will be honored with the President’s Medal, the University’s highest award, during May 12 ceremonies that will mark Jack M. Wilson’s formal investiture as president of the five-campus system.
As government agencies and private companies tighten rules for the shipment of hazardous materials, Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) is implementing a new program to insure compliance with all appropriate regulations, according to director Don Robinson.
President Jack M. Wilson announced Feb. 15 that he is renewing $1 million in funding designed to spark University research and to make Massachusetts a magnet for federal funds and ground-breaking science.
AMHERST, Mass. – Kenan Sahin, founder and president of TIAX LLC, a Cambridge-based collaborative product and technology-development firm, will discuss “Business Opportunities in the Innovation Backlog” on Friday, Feb. 25, at 4 p.m. in the Engineering Laboratory II auditorium at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
A new National Science Foundation/Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Bridge for Noyce Scholars program will award 10 scholarships next fall to UMass students who are currently sophomores and juniors.
AMHERST, Mass. – Tilman Wolf, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has received a five-year, $400,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program. The CAREER program recognizes and supports the early career development activities of teacher-scholars who are most likely to become the academic leaders of the 21 st century, according to the NSF.