Weekly Bulletin

The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Rachel Koh, Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering. Monday, June 19, 10 a.m., 118 Kellogg Room, Engineering Laboratory II Building. Dissertation: “Bio-Based Wind...
The Town of Amherst water department has issued a notice to its customers, including UMass Amherst, that drinking water standards were violated for several hours on May 2. The situation was corrected and customers are not required to take immediate action, but notification is required by the state...
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The Center for Counseling and Psychological Health is starting a Dissertation/Thesis Support Group for graduate students on Thursdays from 3:30-5 p.m. in New Africa House. Pre-screening is required. Writing a dissertation or thesis can be a challenging. Feelings of insecurity, overwhelming anxiety...
CCPH poster
The Center for Counseling and Psychological Health (CCPH) is offering a graduate student support group Tuesdays, 3:30-5 p.m. in New Africa House beginning this month. Pre-group screening is needed. Navigating multiple roles and relationships as a graduate student can be challenging. Anxiety, lack...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Cong Wang, Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering. Monday, June 12, 10 a.m., 109 Knowles Engineering Building Conference Room. Dissertation: “On the...
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Discounts are available to university employees through a number of different sources, including BenefitHub, and newly expanded discounts are listed on the President’s Office website. Employees should be prepared to show a campus ID and/or university business card to secure the special UMass...
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The Cognition and Action Lab in the department of psychological and brain sciences is recruiting children ages 6-9 for a study assessing the effects of sleep on behavior in children with ADHD. The requirements: Children will wear a watch to monitor sleep for 10 days. For 5 days of...
International Programs
The former fraternity building at 70 Butterfield Terrace, most recently the Research Administration Center, has been renamed International Programs. The name change, effective May 18, reflects the building’s new use by the International Programs Office, which is moving there from Hills this...
Campus Center Parking Garage
Levels 3 through 6 of the Lincoln Campus Center Parking Garage have reopened following two weeks during which contractors weather-proofed deck surfaces. The weather proofing is still taking place on Level 2 and half of 3.  Level 1, Lower Garage, is not affected, but permit holders...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Daniel Allosso, Ph.D., History. Tuesday, June 6, 10 a.m., 601 Herter Hall. Dissertation: “Peppermint Kings: A Rural American History” David...

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