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Recent News

UMass Amherst Nursing Researcher Rachel Walker Named Lemelson Invention Ambassador

Jun 1, 2018

AMHERST, Mass. – Rachel Walker, assistant professor of nursing at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, is the first nurse to be selected by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the Lemelson Foundation as an AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassador. The eight 2018-19 ambassadors were announced today in New York. 

DNP Students pose at scholarship day

Commencement and Scholarship Day 2018

May 18, 2018

On Thursday, May 10th, UMass Amherst Doctor of Nursing Practice graduates from across the country gathered in the campus center to display their research posters and present their research to each other and Nursing faculty. The following day, Friday, May 11th, commencement was held for both graduate and undergraduates on campus. 


Dukes Named to Health Care Advisory Panel

May 10, 2018

Cheryl L. Dukes, director of health care outreach and community engagement in the College of Nursing, has been named to the advisory committee of the Massachusetts Community Health Initiative (CHI) Statewide Fund.

Upcoming Events

UManage Center Year 4 Pilot Project Information Session

Wed, May 30, 2018
Location: Skinner Hall, Room 101

Nursing Activism Think Tank!

Mon, Jul 30, 2018 to Tue, Jul 31, 2018
Location: Skinner Hall

65th Anniversary Celebration

Fri, Sep 28, 2018
Location: Amherst Room, UMass Campus Center