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In an effort to increase faculty awareness about sexual assault and relationship violence, the Faculty Senate voted May 16 to distribute annual data reports and a resource guide to all academic departments, faculty and teaching assistants.

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The Senate Ways and Means Committee is recommending an increase of about $18 million for the University system in fiscal 2006, Sen. Stan Rosenberg (D-Amherst) told the Faculty Senate May 16.

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A special “Best in Class” report in Mass High Tech, which rates New England’s top engineering and science graduates for 2005, ranks three College of Engineering students among the top 10 performers.

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The administration and the Graduate Employee Organization (GEO) have reached a tentative agreement on a three-year contract.

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A team of scientists, including Chemical Engineering professor Phillip R. Westmoreland, has detected a class of compounds called enols – never before observed in flames. The discovery could lead to cleaner-burning fuels in the future.

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John R. Mullin has been named the permanent dean of the Graduate School.

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The process of crafting a state budget for the next fiscal year will shift to the Legislature’s upper chamber next week when the Senate Ways and Means Committee releases its proposed spending plan.

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A gift of $2.5 million from Andrew and Virginia Rudd of California, combined with matching funds, will create a $6.25 million endowed professorship in the Psychology Department. The position will be dedicated to the study of complex issues surrounding adoption.

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Four students will receive the fifth annual Michael S. Roif Award in Film Studies for their creative film projects on Friday, May 13 at noon in 601 Herter Hall.

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The Scientific Reasoning Research Institute (SRRI) has received two research grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF), totaling $5 million.

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