Beginning on Monday, June 4, Physical Plant personnel will be carrying out an annual flushing of campus fire hydrants. The process is expected to take approximately five weeks. Flushing will begin at 3 p.m. and run until 9 p.m. every weekday. Flushing at perimeter locations of campus will be done early in the shift and core locations later in the shift.
Jason Moralee, associate professor of history, has been appointed director of the Oxford Summer Seminar, a study abroad program that allows students to take two UMass Amherst honors courses in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences during a six-week term at Trinity College in Oxford, England.