Weekly Bulletin

The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Hyunkyu Sang, Ph.D., Plant and Soil Sciences. Monday, March 27, 9 a.m., 202 Paige Laboratory. Dissertation: “Investigation of Fungicide Resistance Mechanisms...
UMass Concert Band

The department of music and dance will present a program by the UMass Concert Band featuring the world-premiere of “G.P.,” written in memory of former Minuteman Marching Band director George Parks, on Sunday, April 2 at 2 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall.

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Beginning Friday, March 17, a section of Holdsworth Way near the North Service Drive intersection will be closed for utility trenching work as part of the North Chiller Upgrade Project. The area may remain closed through April 24, with the possibility of an earlier completion date. Northerly...
Susan Clayton
Susan Clayton, Whimore-Williams Professor of Psychology at the College of Wooster in Ohio, will speak on “Psychology and Global Climate Change: From Denial and Depression to Adaptation and Resilience” on Friday, April 7 from 1-2:30 p.m. in 423 Tobin Hall. Clayton will discuss how...
Michael Shapiro
Michael Shapiro, professor emeritus of Slavic and semiotic studies at Brown University, will speak on “Style as a Cognitive Function” on Wednesday, March 29 at 4 p.m. in 301 Herter Hall. In his talk, Shapiro will present the case for viewing style, a phenomenon that cuts across...
Talking truth
The UMass Amherst Libraries are hosting an ongoing series of interactive climate change events with the theme “Living and Working with Purpose in a Time of Climate Disruption.” Now in its second year, the series is organized by Talking Truth: Finding Your Voice Around the Climate...
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The Graduate School is hosting its inaugural Three Minute Thesis competition on Friday, March 24 from 4-6 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. These popular competitions have become a global phenomenon and offer graduate students the opportunity to communicate the significance of their research to...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Abdul Rahman F. Jaradat, Ph.D., Education. Tuesday, March 21, 10 a.m., N-113 Furcolo Hall. Dissertation: “Factors that Shape Arab American College Students...
Walking diagram

Researchers in the department of kinesiology are seeking male volunteers age 55-70 for a study of how age and physical activity history change leg strength and the way one walks.

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The Information Technology Program, in collaboration with the Five College Consortium, is holding its seventh annual Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Summit March 23-24. With the theme “Technology for All,” the summit will explore how IT is being used in the arts,...

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