The Board of Trustees voted Feb. 15 to approve the appointment with tenure of Teri L. Yohn of Georgetown University as associate professor in the Department of Accounting and Information Systems, effective Sept. 1.
Sonia Nieto, professor of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies, presented the Charles W. Hunt Lecture on Jan 30 during the annual meeting of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education in San Diego.
In celebration of African-American History Month, the W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies, in conjunction with the University Store, will present a multi-media presentation on Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 7-10 p.m. in Memorial Hall.
Theresa Austin, associate professor in the Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies Department, has been selected to chair the 2006 American Council on the Teaching of
Foreign Languages'' (ACTFL) Florence Steiner Award Committee.
Photographs of the rural South taken in the 1960s by Julius Lester, professor emeritus of Judaic Studies, will be on exhibit Feb. 1-26 at the Forbes Library in Northampton as part of Black History Month.
UMass Police officers on Aug. 24 received six hours of diversity training aimed at improving their interactions with all people through effective communication and respect.
Led by Lee Struble and Steve Grant of WSM Trainers and Consultants of Spencerport, N.Y., the training session touched on a...
New England Public Radio has hired reporter Adam Frenier to staff its new Berkshire bureau in downtown Pittsfield. The bureau is a partnership with Berkshire Community College and is located in the college’s office space at the Central Station Business Resource Center at 66 Allen St. in Pittsfield...
Springfield high school students spent six weeks at UMass Amherst during the summer, taking a great variety of academic and life skills courses through the Upward Bound program which helps students from lower income families to prepare for college.
Robert J. Manning, chairman and co-chief executive officer of MFS Investment Management, and Robert Epstein, co-chairman of Horizon Beverage Group, were appointed Aug. 11 to the Board of Trustees by Gov. Charlie Baker.
Parking Lot 71 permit holders should expect delays and high levels of traffic on Massachusetts Avenue during move-in for Commonwealth Honors College on Friday, Sept. 4 from 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
The Whitmore loading dock...
The Five College Early Music Program invites students, faculty and community members to audition to sing or play in one or more ensembles, including the Collegium Choir, Baroque Orchestra and Voces Feminae as well as...