Professor Harold D. Grotevant, the Rudd Family Foundation Chair in Psychology, has been named a Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science in recognition of his “sustained contributions to the advancement of psychological science.”
Daniel Gordon and Linda Roney of the Bachelor’s Degree with Individualized Concentration (BDIC) program organized the first national conference for directors and advisors in customized major programs held March 5-6 in Bloomington, Ind.
Geosciences professor R. Mark Leckie is one of seven scientists currently assessing the readiness of the research and ocean core drilling vessel Joides Resolution (JR) at sea after the 30-year-old ship was totally refurbished in a Singapore dry dock for the past two years.
“Search Engines: Information Retrieval in Practice,” a new textbook by Computer Science professor Bruce Croft and two Ph.D. alumni, Donald Metzler, ’07, and Trevor Strohman, ’08, has been published by Addison-Wesley.
The UMass Amherst campus will mark Homecoming Weekend Oct. 19-21 with something for every alum, student and friend of the university.
Events kick off on Thursday with Spirit on the Concourse, providing giveaways, games and lots of spirit from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Campus Center Concourse.
While Amazon is moving away from its campus bookstore business model, the company will continue to provide textbooks and course materials through December 2018, when the university’s textbook agreement with the firm expires.
Faculty will continue to use the CourseMaterials/Adoption tool for Higher...
Alumnus Col. Jason K. Fettig, director of the "The Presidents Own" United States Marine Band, talks about the band's visit to campus, performing a community concert and teaching masterclasses to UMass Amherst music students.
Four finalists for the position of dean of students position will be coming to campus between Oct. 24 and Nov. 2. Each finalist will participate in open forums and make presentations to the campus community.
Claudia Goldin, Henry Lee Professor of Economics at Harvard University and director of the National Bureau of Economic Research’s Development of the American Economy program, will speak on “Career and Family...
For the 2017-18 season, the William D. Mullins Center is implementing new entry procedures for guests.
All Mullins Center guests may be subject to opening any coats, bags or containers of any type and also being...