Afro-American Studies professor John H. Bracey, Jr., gave the keynote address at a Feb. 13 symposium, “Fight for Freedom: A Century of the NAACP and the Struggle for Racial Equality,” at the Langston Hughes Center at the University of Kansas.
Research conducted by John C. Carey and Carey Dimmitt of the School of Education’s Center for School Counseling Outcome Research forms the basis of “Innovation & Inspiration: Ten Effective Counseling Practices from the College Board''s Inspiration Award Schools,” published recently by the College Board.
Rich Bonanno, UMass Extension weed science educator and adjunct professor in Plant, Soil and Insect Sciences, was recognized Feb. 9 as a Weed Science Society of America Fellow during the organization’s annual meeting in Orlando, Fla.
Four faculty members have been asked by the National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to organize and host a workshop on “Dispute Resolution in a Connected Health Care World” in May in Washington, D.C.
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.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Celia Homyak, Ph.D., Chemistry, Tuesday, Oct. 31, 11:30 a.m., 153 Goessmann....
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...