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Video: UMass Medical, Baystate Health Partnership Expected to Boost UMass Amherst’s Efforts in Springfield

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Michael Krezmien
The College of Education’s Center for Youth Engagement sponsored the Third International Conference and Symposium on Inclusive Education on June 26-27 at the UMass Center in Springfield. The conference brought together researchers from Germany, Turkey, the Netherlands and the U.S. to address...
Jim Sheehan
Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance Jim Sheehan is leaving to assume the same post at UMass Dartmouth, Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy announced June 30. Sheehan’s departure is effective Sept. 1, the chancellor said in a broadcast email. “Jim has served in his position with...
A newly banded falcon chick.
Two peregrine falcon chicks that hatched in the nest high atop the W.E.B. Du Bois Library earlier this month were banded June 29 by Tom French, assistant director of natural heritage and endangered species at the Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game. Though the chicks were hatched later than...
UMass Medical School’s new partnership with Baystate Health will serve as an important complement to ongoing, community-based health initiatives by UMass Amherst in the Springfield area, particularly activities of the School of Public Health and Health Sciences, says Dean C. Marjorie Aelion.