Anna Nagurney, John F. Smith Memorial Professor at the Isenberg School of Management, will deliver the keynote speech at the 2006 Fudan International Management Science Forum, Aug. 18-19, in Shanghai, China.
Anthony Jung, the head cook at Hampshire Dining Commons, won the silver medal at the sixth annual National Association of College and University Food Services competition at the association’s national conference held in July in Toronto.
Frank P. Lattuca Jr., professor and head of the Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management, received the Howard B. Meek Award from the International Council of Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education (ICHRIE).
Richard Yam, international student advisor of the International Programs Office (IPO), was recently appointed as the Central and Western Massachusetts state representative of the New England Region XI of NAFSA: Association of International Educators.
“Continuing Dalliances,” an exhibit of paintings, pastels and clay works by Carolyn Yancey Kibe, business manager in Veterinary and Animal Sciences, will be displayed Aug. 1-31 at the Locust Gallery in Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton.
Linguistics professor Tom Roeper gave the keynote lecture at a joint conference of the Southern African Applied Linguistics Association and the Linguistic Society of Southern Africa held July 5-7 at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa.
UMass Amherst Afro-American studies professors John H. Bracey Jr. and James Smethurst and poet Sonia Sanchez are scheduled to appear on the Tavis Smiley show on PBS on Thursday, May 28 to discuss their book, “SOS – Calling All Black People: A Black Arts Movement Reader.”
The first of two six-week summer sessions of yoga classes in the Newman Center is underway.
Led by experienced professional teacher Eric Burri, the classes are open to all. All levels of experience are welcome....
The Molecular and Cardiovascular Physiology Lab at UMass Amherst is looking at how heart disease risk changes during the menopausal transition.
If you have recently begun the menopausal transition, have not had a...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Yasemin Dildar, Ph.D., Economics. Monday, June 1, 3 p.m., 919 Thompson Hall....