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The UMass Amherst campus formally celebrated completion of the $93 million Integrative Learning Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremeony and tours of the 150,000-square-foot facility, which provides state-of-the-art classrooms for students in multiple disciplines.
integrated learning center
The 22-member Town-Gown Steering Committee is about to send its final recommendations to Amherst Town Manager John Musante and Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy, which will include creating a permanent committee to promote cooperation in housing and economic development. The new committee would be...
town of amherst with umass amherst campus
“Boston’s Cycling Craze, 1880-1900: A Story of Race, Sport, and Society,” written by Lorenz J. Finison and published by the University of Massachusetts Press, has been named one of the Best New England Books for 2014 by the Boston Globe. The illustrated work relates how people of...
The governor-elect met with university officials, faculty and students during his first visit to the Amherst campus since his election.
Gov.-elect Charlie Baker met with university officials, faculty and students during his first visit to the UMass Amherst campus since his election.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission announced Nov. 17 that it is partnering with a team led by research associate professor of epidemiology Rachel Volberg to conduct a first-of-its-kind, multi-year cohort study to examine how gambling problems develop over time and thus illuminate the causes of...
The New England Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (NEACSM) awarded kinesiology doctoral candidate Amanda Hickey its David N. Camaione doctoral student award during the group’s annual conference held Nov. 13-14 in Providence. The criteria for the $1,000 award are academic...
A team of researchers in Sundar Krishnamurty’s mechanical and industrial engineering laboratory is putting a couple of new, high-end 3D printers through their paces now in their temporary location in Elab II while they await the buildout of new facilities at the Life Science Laboratories (LSL...
The third annual UMass Amherst Salute to Service celebrated the exceptional commitment to service demonstrated by alumni and students.
salute to service video 2014
Senior College of Nursing students unexpectedly found themselves making critical community health decisions on Oct. 31 as part of a chilling and highly realistic role-playing exercise built around a hypothetical Ebola outbreak in the Pioneer Valley. This was the situation posed by clinical...

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