Headliners

Chancellor John V. Lombardi will give a state-of-the-campus address and recognize 12 professors for their research and creative activity at a Faculty Convocation on Friday, Sept. 16 at 11 a.m. in Bowker Auditorium.

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The Fifth Annual Michael S. Roif Award in Film Studies was presented May 13 to certificate students in the Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies.

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Starting this fall, instructors can use SPIRE to create e-mail lists based on their course rosters.

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When Luke Trusel says he was on top of the world this summer, he isn’t kidding. The senior Geology student spent three and a half weeks conducting research in the Arctic.

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Ruben Jose King-Shaw Jr., senior partner at Pine Creek Health Care Capital, a $2.5-billion asset management firm with offices in Carlisle, Mass. and Nashville, Tenn., has been named to the Board of Trustees by Gov. W. Mitt Romney.

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The first, new on-campus housing construction project since the 1970s will be officially launched Sept. 9 when University officials break ground for four residence halls to house 864 beds at a site on Eastman Lane. The ceremony is set for 1:45 p.m.

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Campus researchers have invented a new algorithm that solves a network-searching conundrum that has puzzled computer scientists and sociologists for years.

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In response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina, UMass Amherst is enrolling students displaced by the storm on a fast-track basis and supporting relief efforts for victims along the Gulf Coast.

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The Learning Commons (LC), a new center where students can find comfortable study and social spaces along with numerous resources, technologies and support services, opens Sept. 7 in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library.

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Longtime English professor Joseph W. Donohue, Jr. will be honored and book designer and illustrator Barry Moser will be the keynote speaker at the Seventh Annual Friends of the UMass Amherst Libraries Donor Appreciation Reception on Sunday, Sept. 25, 2-4 p.m. in Memorial Hall.

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