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.
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.
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.
The Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment (CAFE) is wrapping up its first Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program, which provided paid summer employment for UMass Amherst undergraduate students in the labs and offices of university faculty and in communities where professional extension...
Enobong (Anna) Branch, associate professor of sociology, has been named by Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy to serve as his faculty advisor for diversity and excellence, effective Aug. 15.
“Through her academic research on race and gender, as well as her professional activities on and off campus,...
The Design Building, now under construction next to the Studio Arts Building, will be featured in an exhibition begining Sept. 17 at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., focusing on cutting-edge methods of timber construction. Called Timber City, the exhibition uses featured projects to challenge the notion that wood is an antiquated building material.
Journalism professor Madeleine Blais will be a featured speaker at a Nieman Foundation event on Sept. 12 marking the centennial of the Pulitzer Prizes.
Blais, who won a Pulitzer for feature writing in 1980 and was a...