Weekly Bulletin

Maureen Gallagher
Maureen Oldham Gallagher, who earned her doctorate in German studies in 2015, has been awarded the Women in German Dissertation Prize for 2016 for her thesis, “Young Germans in the World: Race, Gender, and Imperialism in Wilhelmine Young Adult Literature.” The award is made by the...
MassMyco poster
Organizers Li-Jun Ma, biochemistry and molecular biology, and mycologist Rob Wick of the Stockbridge School of Agriculture have announced that the campus will host the third biennial weekend conference known as MassMyco, a regional meeting for fungal biologists in Massachusetts and surrounding...
Jai Sen
Jai Sen, an architect, activist and student of history, will delivery a talk called “Explorations into the dynamics of resistance and dwelling rights of ‘attached labor’ (kudikidappukaran)” on Oct. 3 from 6-8 p.m. in 423 Tobin Hall. The talk is part of the Resistance...
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Individuals are needed for a study of speech perception in aging being conducted by researchers from the department of communication disorders led by Dr. Karen Helfer. The study is looking for people  between 60 and 95 years of age and who learned English as their first language. This...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Zhe Zhang, Ph.D., Chemistry. Monday, Sept. 26, 10 a.m., N210 Life Science Laboratories. Dissertation: “New Mass Spectrometric Methods for Studying Proteins...
Faculty convocation
The campus community is cordially invited to the Twelfth Annual Faculty Convocation on Friday, Sept. 30 at 11 a.m. in Bowker Auditorium, Stockbridge Hall. During the ceremony, Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy will present his keynote address to faculty and staff, new and recently tenured faculty...
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A three-member panel of the Massachusetts Appeals Court will hear seven cases during a session on campus Tuesday, Sept. 20. Associate justices Judd J. Carhart, William Meade and Mary T. Sullivan will preside at the session, which is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in 163 Campus Center. The...
Women in Science postcard
The new College of Natural Sciences exhibit, “Women in Science: The Stories Are All Around Us,” is open through August 2017 in the Integrated Science Building (ISB) atrium. An opening talk and reception will be held Thursday, Sept. 15 at 4 p.m. in 221 ISB. Laura Lovett, history, will...
Road work ahead sign
Commuters to campus who use Route 9 in Hadley are advised that paving is scheduled for the intersection of Russell Street (Route 9) and Middle Street (Route 47) from Wednesday, Sept. 14 through Friday, Sept. 16. Paving is expected to start at 3:30 a.m. and could go as late as 6 p.m., according to...
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UPride will hold its fall reception at the University Club Lounge on Tuesday, Sept. 27 from 4:30-7 p.m. There will be a cash bar. RSVP is requested, but not required. Respond by email to upride@umass.edu. UPride aims to connect and empower lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, intersex, and...

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