Catherine Portuges, director of the Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies, co-curated “Check the Gate: Our 21st Century,” a festival of new Hungarian films held June 26-29 at the Curzon Mayfair Theater in London.
Computer Science Distinguished Professors Don Towsley and Jim Kurose received the Association for Computing Machinery SIGCOMM Test of Time Award on Aug. 19 for their 1998 paper “Modeling TCP throughput: a simple model and its empirical validation.”
Officer Christopher LaFlamme, the longest serving member of the UMass Police Department, was presented badge No. 1 by Chief Barbara O’Connor during an Aug. 25 ceremony in the Miller Room of Dickinson Hall.
María Idalí Torres, a faculty member in the Department of Public Health since 1992, has been named director of the Mauricio Gastón Institute for Latino Community Development and Public Policy at UMass Boston.
Brian D. Bunk, visiting assistant professor of History, co-edited “Nation and Conflict in Modern Spain: Essays in Honor of Stanley G. Payne,” published this month by the Parallel Press of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Fergus M. Clydesdale, Distinguished Professor and head of the Food Science Department, presented the 2008 Sterling B. Hendricks Memorial Lecture on Aug. 19 at the 236th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society held in Philadelphia.
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.
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 first group of Eureka! scholars, now completing their final year in the program and preparing for college, were celebrated Oct. 11 at a special event honoring their accomplishments and the people who have made the program a success.
Eureka! is a five-year program launched in 2013 by the College...
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...