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The Interdisciplinary Studies Institute Takes Faculty on an 'Intellectual Adventure'
UMass Professor James Theroux and Students in the Classroom.
A new center raises UMass Amherst's entrepreneurial capacity
Outline of Massachusetts, dice, chips, gambling image
UMass researchers study the impacts as Massachusetts gets ready to roll the dice
Men being driven in red car holding sign "49 Years Together! Finally married!"
On everything from same-sex marriage to equal pay, UMass Amherst scholars are cited around the world
Thomas Herndon with Stephen Colbert
Grad student Thomas Herndon exposes data flaws in a seminal theory of economics
Detail in a staircase designed by UMass Amherst architect Kathleen Lugosch
View of nautical and oceanic architectural high-rise by student Marcus Lafond
Paving a path for sustainable architecture
UMass Amherst economist Leonce Ndikumana with city street in background
Acclaimed economist leads the way to better policies for Africa
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Elaine Wang in classroom with students
Pioneering behavioral audit research
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River flooding roads due to hurricane.
Empowering communities to plan for climate change