Weekly Bulletin

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The Center for Multicultural Advancement for Student Success (CMASS), Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center and the UMass Amherst Native American community invite all to attend the 35th annual Powwow on Saturday, April 16 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Curry Hicks Cage.

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Need a passport? The International Programs Office in partnership with the US Department of State Boston is sponsoring UMass Passport Day, April 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in 165 Campus Center. Passport applications are accepted by appointment only. For an appointment time email: fsadvisor@ipo...
SPHHS Research Day 2015
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences (SPHHS) has planned a week’s worth of events in honor of the 2016 National Public Health Week, beginning with the school’s 19th Annual Research Day on Tuesday, April 5 from 2-5 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. The events highlight the...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Rachel Letteri, Ph.D., Polymer Science. Monday, April 11, 9 a.m., Room A110/A111 Conte Polymer Science Building. Dissertation: “Functional Hydrophilic...
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UMass Amherst students are using crowdfunding for support in hosting the Student Sustainability Leadership Symposium (SSLS) in the fall. The SSLS, formerly known as the Eco-Rep symposium, is an annual conference that brings together 200 sustainability-minded students from across the Northeast for...
George Lauder

George Lauder, the Henry Bryant Bigelow Professor at Harvard University, will deliver a Sinauer Associates Distinguished Scientist Lecture at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 8 in 222 Morrill II. His talk is titled, “Biological robotics: inspiration from the grand diversity of fishes.”

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The UMass Amherst Police Department is hosting a St. Baldrick’s Shave-A-Thon to fight childhood cancer at the Hangar Pub & Grill on University Drive in Amherst on Sunday, April 10 from 11 a.m. until the last head is shaved.

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Ofer Sharone
Ofer Sharone, assistant professor of sociology, will deliver the talk, “Linked-Out: College Educated, Experienced and Long-Term Unemployed,” on Monday, April 4 from 12:15-1:15 p.m. in 620 Thompson. This talk completes the annual faculty colloquium series at the Center for Public Policy...
Raspberries
A workshop on “Pruning Raspberries and other Brambles,” will be presented Saturday, April 16 from 10 a.m. to noon at Red Apple Farms, 455 Highland Ave., Athol. Sonia Schloemann of UMass Extension will lead the session, which is part of the Mass Aggie Seminars, a series of hands-on...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Joanne Yee Jin Lau, Ph.D., Microbiology. Tuesday, April 5, 9 a.m., Room 410 Life Science Laboratory. Dissertation: “Control of Proteolysis during the...

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