An open session with Richard Klimoski of George Mason University, a candidate for dean of the Isenberg School of Management, will be held Wednesday, March 1, 1:45-2:45 p.m., in 210 Isenberg School of Management.
As the state’s fiscal condition rebounds, the outlook for the public higher education system is also improving, as evidenced by the Senate’s passage last week of a $400 million funding package, according to state Sen. Stan Rosenberg (D-Amherst), one of the architects of the bill.
Consumers who shop online may be risking their privacy with every purchase, according to computer scientist Kevin Fu, whose research suggests that a confluence of factors results in websites that are often insecure.
Three teams of campus researchers have received competitive awards of $50,000 each from Microsoft Corp. to study the use of technology to capture, use and share data about the natural environment and to investigate privacy and security issues surrounding mobile networking and computing.
Three undergraduates were honored April 11 as this year’s recipients of the Kathryn F. Furcolo Award for Outstanding Service.
The awards were presented to senior James Conlon, political science, junior Audrey...
Neal Abraham, executive director of the Five College Consortium since 2009, has announced that he will retire in June 2018.
Abraham came to the consortium from Indiana’s DePauw University, where he had served as...
A project celebrating international women in science was launched online this week featuring a new deck of playing cards that honors 54 “Notable Women in the Physical Sciences,” including the late UMass Amherst astronomer Judith Young and her mother, Vera Rubin, also an internationally recognized astronomer.
Five faculty and staff members will discuss “Faculty as Engaged Scholars in an Era of Uncertainty” during a panel presented by the Public Engagement Project on Monday, May 1 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Hadley Room of the Campus Center.
Information Technology is conducting an animal shelter supply drive Monday, May 1 through Friday, May 5 to benefit the Thomas J. O’Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center Foundation in Springfield.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Aaron Chen, Ph.D., Chemical Engineering. Monday, May 1, 3 p.m., A111 Conte Polymer...