Dan Kibe, a technical specialist in Food Science who recently returned from a tour of duty as an Air Force Reserve medic in Iraq, will discuss his experiences on "Upfront!" on WMUA, 91.1 FM on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 6-6:30 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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?"
Lisa Wexler, associate professor of community health education in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences, was recently spotlighted on “Public Health Minute,” a public radio segment sponsored by the Lehman School of Health Sciences, Human Services and Nursing, City University of New York.
Agnes Francis Mary (Gubbins) Sullivan, 98, a former stenographer in mathematics and statistics, died April 25 in Bunnell, Fla.
Born in 1916 in Annsville, N.Y., she was the widow of John A. Sullivan.
She is survived by...
Merle Evelyn Thornton Bacon, 102, of Hadley, a longtime employee of veterinary and animal sciences, died Aug. 21 at the Fisher Home in Amherst.
Born in 1913 in Pelham, she was the widow of Carlton Bacon.
The University of Massachusetts Amherst Department of Music and Dance will host the fourth Five College New Music Festival, a celebration of the rich musical life of the Pioneer Valley both past and present. The...
Stan Rosenberg, president of the Massachusetts Senate and a UMass Amherst alumnus, will address the Faculty Senate’s first meeting of the academic year on Thursday, Sept. 10 at 3:30 p.m. in 227 Herter Hall.
Friends and colleagues of John Austin Hunt are invited to attend an informal “at-home” remembrance gathering at 14 Beston St. in Amherst on Saturday Sept. 12, from 2-5:30 p.m. Stories will be shared from 3-4 p.m.