Karen Trentleman from the Getty Conservation Institute will discuss "The Application of Science to the Study and Preservation of Works of Art" on Friday, Dec. 3 at 3:30 p.m. in A110-11 Conte Polymer Research Center.
The following new course proposal has been submitted to the Faculty Senate office for review and approval and is listed here for faculty review and comment. Comments on any new course proposal should be submitted to Ernest May, Secretary of the Faculty Senate, at email@example.com.
Wolfgang Ketterle, John D. MacArthur Professor of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will discuss “Bose-Einstein Condensation of Atoms, Molecules and Fermion Pairs” at a Physics Department colloquium on Friday, Dec. 3 at 4 p.m. in 124 Hasbrouck.
OIT Academic Computing is offering hands-on workshops for faculty in January on a variety of instructional technology topics, including course websites, WebCT, Dreamweaver, PowerPoint, PDFs, and digital images.
Decorated wreaths, holiday arrangements, poinsettias and Christmas cactus will be on sale at the annual holiday bazaar conducted by student members of the American Institute of Floral Designers (SAIFD) Baird Chapter on Thursday, Dec. 2, 3-6 p.m., in 105 French Hall.
The Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Life Search Committee has announced the two finalists for the position. They are Beth Hellwig, vice chancellor for student affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, and Enku Gelaye, interim vice chancellor for student affairs and campus life and dean of students at UMass Amherst.
The UMass Amherst Alumni Association has announced the 2014 recipients of its most prestigious recognition for alumni, faculty and friends: the Distinguished Alumni Awards. Alumni Association president Andrew MacDougall will present the awards at noon on Wednesday, April 2 in the Great Hall at the...
The Town-Gown Steering Committee of the University and the Town of Amherst will meet Tuesday, March 11 from 5-6:30 p.m. in the UMass Police Department community room to discuss which consultant to recommend for a joint planning contract. Public comment will be heard from 5-5:30.
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society this month named Bruce Croft, Distinguished Professor in the School of Computer Science, as a recipient of its Technical Achievement Award...
Virginia Scott, 79, professor emerita of theater and a founding member of the theater department, died March 1 at her home in South Amherst.
Born in St. Louis, she began her life in the theater when she played Jo in a...