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Video: UMass Amherst Launches Center for Data Science in Major Expansion of ‘Big Data’


Andrew McCallum
UMass Amherst has launched a new Center for Data Science that will coordinate and significantly expand its capacity for research, education and industry collaboration in support of the exploding demand for acquisition and analysis of “big data.”
George R. Richason, Jr.
Professor emeritus of chemistry and alumnus George R. Richason, Jr., whose nearly 70-year career was intricately intertwined with the development of UMass Amherst as a modern research institution, died April 14 at the age of 99. Born in Turners Falls, he enrolled at Massachusetts State College in...
Research Day Award Winners
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences has announced the results of the faculty-juried poster competition from the 18th Annual Research Day held April 6 in the Student Union Ballroom. Posters were judged based on content and presentation and awarded in two categories: research and practice...
The deadline for each campus department to provide vital contact information for the UMass Ready online continuity-planning tool is April 13. Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy announced the campus-wide launch of the initiative on March 30. UMass Ready represents a progressive, pro-active approach...