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Video: Peltier Lab Studies Health Hazards of Air Pollution


Police with masks in Kathmandu
The lab of environmental health scientist Richard Peltier at UMass Amherst does innovative studies on air pollution that result in better documentation of its effects on human health globally.
Paul Travers
The Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment (CAFE) is wrapping up its first Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program, which provided paid summer employment for UMass Amherst undergraduate students in the labs and offices of university faculty and in communities where professional extension...
Enobong (Anna) Branch
Enobong (Anna) Branch, associate professor of sociology, has been named by Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy to serve as his faculty advisor for diversity and excellence, effective Aug. 15. “Through her academic research on race and gender, as well as her professional activities on and off campus...
Design Building
The Design Building, now under construction next to the Studio Arts Building, will be featured in an exhibition begining Sept. 17 at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., focusing on cutting-edge methods of timber construction. Called Timber City, the exhibition uses featured projects to challenge the notion that wood is an antiquated building material.