Food Science professor Julian McClements, was quoted in the August issue of Scientific American in an article concerning testing of pet foods for protein content following the poisoning of hundreds of cats and dogs by melamine-contaminated food imported from China.
Maurice Edward Bates, 95, formerly of North Amherst, and most recently of Loomis House in Holyoke, professor emeritus of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, died Aug. 7 at Cooley Dickinson Hospital.
Mario Rotea, head of the Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department, delivered one of five plenary talks at the IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation, held Aug. 5-9 in Harbin, China.
Computer scientist Andrew McCallum has received a two-year appointment to the first Council for the Computing Community Consortium, a group dedicated to identifying major research opportunities and goals for the computing field.
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,...