Retroactive lump sum payments for all eligible non-unit employees, non-exempt and exempt, will be paid in checks issued on Friday, May 6, according to Juan A. Jarrett, assistant vice chancellor for Human Resources.
The following new course proposals have been submitted to the Faculty Senate office for review and approval and are 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Arts Extension Service, in partnership with MASS MoCA and the Center for Creative Community Development (C3D), will present “Creative Assets,” the 26th Annual Summer Institute for Arts Management on campus from June 20-22.
Construction will begin on Monday, May 11 on a series of solar canopies at the Robsham Visitors Center parking lot. Most of the lot will be fenced and closed for the duration of the project, which is scheduled for completion in December. The contractor for the South College Academic Facility project will be doing infrastructure work on the north side of Goodell Hall from May 11-18. The area will be fenced, and the small parking lot at the north side of Goodell will be temporarily closed. Pedestrian access to the north side of Goodell, as well as vehicle access to alternative and accessible parking in the area, will be maintained.
Julie Caswell, resource economics, is internationally known for her research on the economics of food safety and nutrition. Her many appointments to national food safety and nutrition boards richly attest to the...
Jane Blankenship, 80, of Pelham, retired professor of communication and a nationally recognized scholar in political and contemporary rhetoric, died April 24 in the Holyoke VNA Hospice of complications from a 2008 car crash.