Pi Kappa Phi, the newest fraternity on campus, is sponsoring a 5K charity road race for people with disabilities on Saturday, April 29 at 9 a.m. starting at the Robsham Visitors Center. People of all ages and abilities are welcome for the race as well as a raffle and prizes.
Robert Cava of the department of chemistry at Princeton University will speak on "Triangles, Water, and Superconductivity in Sodium Cobalt Oxides" at a Physics colloquium on Wednesday, April 26 at 4 p.m. in 124 Hasbrouck.
Deirdre Royster of the College of William and Mary will speak on "The Black Bid: Obstacles Faced by Black Entrepreneurs Seeking Inclusion on City Government Contracts in Richmond, Virginia" on Friday, April 28 at 2 p.m. in W-32 Machmer Hall.
Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” with a video game twist, will be performed Thursday thru Saturday, April 27-29, Tuesday and Wednesday, May 4-5 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, May 6 at 2 p.m. in the Rand Theater.
Helen Abadzi, an education specialist at the World Bank, will speak on "Pedagogy for the Poor in Low-Income Countries: A Search for Insights from Psychological Research" on Friday, April 28 at 4:30 p.m. in 106 Isenberg School of Management.
As part of the Emerging Choreographers Series, dance students will present two new works titled “Program A” and “Program B” Thursday through Sunday, April 27-29 at 8 p.m. and April 29 at 2 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium.
UMass Amherst will award about 7,300 degrees at Undergraduate, Graduate and Stockbridge School of Agriculture Commencements on Friday, May 6, and Saturday, May 7.
Wayne Chang, who launched his career as a high-tech entrepreneur while a student at UMass Amherst, will be the featured speaker at...
Seymour Epstein, 91, of Amherst, professor emeritus of psychology, died May 20.
Born July 15, 1924 in Brooklyn, N.Y., he served in the Army in France during World War II, then completed his bachelor's degree in...
Cecelia T. Jedrysik Machaiek, 93, of Kennebunk, Maine, a retired Cooperative Extension Service worker, died May 24.
Born in Manchester, N.H., Dec. 24, 1922, she graduated from Central High School in Manchester and...
Associate professor of community health education Aline Gubrium and colleagues recently authored an article in the academic journal Qualitative Health Research.
Titled “Measuring Down: Evaluating Digital...