AMHERST, Mass. – The Scientific Reasoning Research Institute (SRRI) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has received two research grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF), totaling $5 million. SRRI is an interdisciplinary research organization devoted to the study of learning and instruction in the sciences and mathematics.
Pennsylvania State University English professor Bernard W. Bell will give a talk entitled "On Becoming an African American Scholar Activist" on Thursday, May 12 at 4:30 p.m. at Amherst Books, 8 Main St. in Amherst.
Professor John Clement of the Department of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies has received the Distinguished Contributions to Science Education through Research Award from the National Association for Research in Science Teaching.
Surrounded by poster displays of participant achievement, several hundred people gathered April 26 in Goodell for a celebration of worker learning hosted by the Labor/Management Workplace Education Program.
AMHERST, Mass. – Fourteen seniors will be presented with 21st Century Scholars awards during the 135th Commencement of the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Sunday, May 22, at 10 a.m. in Warren P. McGuirk Alumni Stadium.
Mark Gerstein of Yale University will discuss "Human Genome Annotation, Focusing on Pseudogenes" on Wednesday, May 11 at noon in the 8th floor seminar room of the Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building at the Worcester campus.