Weekly Bulletin

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The Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity will be moving to 225 Bartlett Hall on June 26. The office will be closed June 23-29. For urgent matters, email eod@admin.umass.edu or call 545-3464.  
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The UManage Center for Building the Science of Symptom Self-Management in the College of Nursing has announced its request for applications for pilot research grants for 2018-19. The purpose of the UManage Center pilot research grant program is to provide funding for pilot research projects that...
The Molecular and Cardiovascular Physiology Lab is seeking premenopausal women to volunteer for a study of how heart disease risk changes during the menopausal transition. Volunteers must be 65 or younger. If you have been exercising regularly for the past 2 years and you do not have...
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The Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA) has announced a series of public hearings on service reductions or eliminations that are being considered because of an unanticipated budget shortfall. PVTA is seeking public comments on these proposed changes, which may be needed effective Aug. 27 to balance the budget.

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The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Rachel Koh, Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering. Monday, June 19, 10 a.m., 118 Kellogg Room, Engineering Laboratory II Building. Dissertation: “Bio-Based Wind...
The Town of Amherst water department has issued a notice to its customers, including UMass Amherst, that drinking water standards were violated for several hours on May 2. The situation was corrected and customers are not required to take immediate action, but notification is required by the state...
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The Center for Counseling and Psychological Health is starting a Dissertation/Thesis Support Group for graduate students on Thursdays from 3:30-5 p.m. in New Africa House. Pre-screening is required. Writing a dissertation or thesis can be a challenging. Feelings of insecurity, overwhelming anxiety...
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The Center for Counseling and Psychological Health (CCPH) is offering a graduate student support group Tuesdays, 3:30-5 p.m. in New Africa House beginning this month. Pre-group screening is needed. Navigating multiple roles and relationships as a graduate student can be challenging. Anxiety, lack...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Cong Wang, Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering. Monday, June 12, 10 a.m., 109 Knowles Engineering Building Conference Room. Dissertation: “On the...
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Discounts are available to university employees through a number of different sources, including BenefitHub, and newly expanded discounts are listed on the President’s Office website. Employees should be prepared to show a campus ID and/or university business card to secure the special UMass...

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