Sonia Nieto, professor emerita in the School of Education, will be honored May 23 by the National Puerto Rican Day Parade, Inc. as the organization marks the 50th anniversary of Puerto Rican parades in New York City.
Lynn Margulis, Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Geosciences, will read passages from her newest book, “Luminous Fish: Tales of Science and Love,” on Tuesday, Feb. 20 from 7-9:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall.
“The Science of Describing: Natural History in Renaissance Europe” by Brian W. Ogilvie, associate professor of History, has been named one of the best history of science books in 2006 by the Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division of the Association of American Publishers.
Dayo Gore, assistant professor of Women''s Studies, will speak on "The Revolt of Rosa Lee Ingram: Black Women Radicals'' Reframing of Civil Rights Politics, 1948-1956," on Thursday, Feb. 15 at the Five College Women''s Studies Research Center.
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,...