To many investors, stocks may be sexy and bonds boring, but bets in financial markets on interest rates and bond prices dwarf those on stocks, according to Sanjay Nawalkha, associate professor of Finance.
Rutherford H. Platt, professor emeritus of Geosciences, and Patricia Campbell Warner, professor emerita of Theater, will sign copies of their most recent books on Wednesday, Sept. 19 from 1-3 p.m. at the University Store.
Jeffrey M. Davis, assistant professor of Chemical Engineering, has won a Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award, which recognizes young faculty in the chemical sciences who demonstrate excellence and leadership in research and education.
Political Science and Public Policy professor Jane E. Fountain is among two dozen researchers, government officials, and business professionals serving on the American Bar Association’s Committee on the Status and Future of Federal e-Rulemaking.
Pierre W. Orelus, a doctoral candidate in the School of Education, is the author of “Education Under Occupation: The Heavy Price of Living in a Neocolonized and Globalized World,” recently published by Sense Publishers.
In the week before final exams, UMass Amherst students were encouraged to reduce stress by walking through a sun-powered circular labyrinth, a unique collaboration between the College of Nursing and the department of landscape architecture and design.
Every day is Earth Day at UMass Amherst. To celebrate the official April 2016 date, the campus held a yogathon, festival and social media scavenger hunt with students locating sustainability resources on campus and taking selfies to win a prize.
To ensure that Commencement is a memorable and enjoyable experience for our graduating students and for their guests, the campus will close for regular business operations at noon on Friday, May 6.
Staff deemed essential personnel for Commencement activities or other campus operations will be...
Today UMass Amherst is celebrating its 153rd anniversary, kicking off the year with the fourth annual #UMassGives fundraising campaign. Participate by making a gift online or by visiting the mobile giving tent in front of Memorial Hall at the Founders Day picnic.
The University Club and Restaurant, 243 Stockbridge Road, is offering a special Mother's Day Brunch buffet on Sunday, May 8, with reservations available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The cost is $29.95 per adult and $19....
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Basem Mahmoud El-Menoufi, Ph.D., Physics. Monday, May 9, 10 a.m., 1033 Lederle...
Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Friday, April 29 in honor of Corporal Christopher J. Orlando,...