Gordon Lee Howard, 83, of Leverett, a retired technical assistant II in the Hotel, Travel and Restaurant Administration, died May 30 at the Kindred Care Parkview Specialty Hospital and Nursing Center in Springfield.
Amanda Seaman, assistant professor of Japanese language and literature in the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, has received a postdoctoral research fellowship from the Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science.
Priscilla Clarkson, professor of Kinesiology and interim dean of Commonwealth College, delivered the Joseph B. Wolffe Memorial Lecture on May 30 during the American College of Sports Medicine’s annual meeting in New Orleans.
Brenda Bushouse, assistant professor of Political Science and Public Policy, has been awarded the Ian Axford Fellowship in Public Policy to study early childhood policies in New Zealand from February to August 2008.
Donald Towsley, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Computer Science, has received the 2007 Koji Kobayashi Computers and Communications Award presented by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
The UMass Amherst Community Campaign (UMACC), a workplace giving program that allows UMass Amherst faculty, staff, and retirees to donate to any charitable organization, beat this year’s goal of $350,000 to raise $404,843 for local, national and global non-profits.
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Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy welcomes UMass Amherst students, faculty and staff to campus for spring semester. He talks about student achievements, the benefits of activism and stronger consultation between the student body and the administration.
World-class contemporary ballet dancer and choreographer Helen Pickett shared her expertise with UMass Amherst and Five College dance students during winter break, making the most of the newly renovated dance studio in the Totman Gym.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Kyle Mooney, Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering. Tuesday, February 16, 3 p.m., Room 118...
The Interdisciplinary Studies Institute (ISI) has announced its faculty seminar for 2016-17 on “Trespassing,” a theme whose implications run from the disciplinary to the geographical, political and legal....