Campus chemical engineers and polymer scientists are collaborating with two other institutions to invent new fire-proof fabrics for military clothing that will save lives by coolly standing up to temperatures reaching 400 degrees Celsius.
AMHERST, Mass. - Krista Harper, assistant professor in the department of anthropology and the Center for Public Policy and Administration at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, will study Roma human rights advances and attitudes in Eastern Europe next semester as a European Union Policy Affairs Research Fellow.
AMHERST, Mass. – The Center for e-Design and Realization of Engineered Products and Systems in the mechanical and industrial engineering department at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has received a gift of software valued at more than $76,800 from the Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corporation.
UMass graduate Scott Edelstein works as director of special events and public relations for the Massachusetts chapter of the ALS Association in Dedham—one of the many charities supported by the UMass Amherst Community Campaign. In his time off, he helps care for his mother Joyce, who remains aware but can only move her eyes.
The following new course proposal has been submitted to the Faculty Senate office for review and approval and is listed here for faculty review and comment. Comments on any new course proposal should be submitted to Ernest May, secretary of the Faculty Senate, at email@example.com.
The Commission on Campus Diversity is holding a public forum with presentations by individuals and organizations on Thursday, Dec. 9, 7-10 p.m. in the Curry Hicks Gymnasium. All members of the campus community are invited to attend.