Headliners

A delegation of public officials, residents and students from Hokkaido, Japan visiting Massachusetts to mark the 15th anniversary of a sister-state relationship will pay a call to campus Oct. 15 to renew ties that extend back to 1876.

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The world’s largest private-sector securities regulator, the National Association of Securities Dealers, has teamed with campus researchers to bring cutting-edge computer science to the world of securities fraud.

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Gov. W. Mitt Romney’s veto of $42.2 million in back pay for about 13,000 public higher education employees was overwhelming rejected by the Legislature this week.

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South African leader Ahmed Kathrada, will reflect on changes in his homeland since the fall of apartheid on Monday, Oct. 17 at 3:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall.

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U.S. Rep. John Olver (D-Mass.) visited campus Oct. 11 for a series of briefings about federally funded research projects.

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For the second consecutive year, the Isenberg School of Management’s MBA program has received two top-10 national rankings in the Princeton Review’s annual Best Business Schools, which ranks MBA programs in 11 strategic categories.

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A new website is now available to help guide visitors to Massachusetts to a group of local museums, including the University Gallery.

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A new year-long lecture series focused on informing community residents about health issues that affect their daily lives is being presented by faculty in the Exercise Science Department.

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The Center for Public Policy and Administration has been awarded a two-year, $90,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to fund fellowships for economically-disadvantaged and minority graduate students.

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American higher education is awash with rankings of every variety, but few are based on measurable and reliable data, according to Chancellor John Lombardi, the co-editor of an annual analysis of the country’s leading research schools.

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