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The Center for Educational Assessment in the School of Education has been awarded four contracts totaling more than $4 million to help educators at the state and national levels improve their assessment of students and educational programs.

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The campus community is invited to attend presentations by two candidates for director of Continuing and Professional Education.

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The search committee for the director of Undergraduate Admissions invites the campus community to hear presentations from six candidates over the next two weeks. Open forums will be held 3-4:30 p.m. as follows.

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Eve Beglarian, an American composer who has been described as by one reviewer as "one of new music''s truly free spirits," will be in residence at the Five Colleges Feb. 9-11.

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Thirteen area college students were sworn in as UMass Amherst police cadets during ceremonies at the Mullins Center on Jan. 31.

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The 12th Annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival, “New Faces of Documentary,” opens its spring season on Wednesday, Feb. 9. This year’s focus is on documentary, experimental, non-fiction and biographical films.

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The special Commission on Campus Diversity will hold a second public forum on Thursday, Feb. 3, 4-6 p.m. in the Lincoln Campus Center Auditorium.

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Alumnus Dennis McNally, a best-selling author and publicist for the Grateful Dead, will present the annual Five College History Lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall. He will discuss "Why Write History for the Public?"

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All members of the campus community are invited to join in a moment of silence as the Old Chapel bells toll for the tsunami victims on Wednesday, Feb. 2 at noon.

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Campus researchers are looking for ways to program computers to improve their own teaching skills based on observed student behavior.

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