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UMass Amherst Chemistry students in the Rotello lab at work
A simple test for bacteria contaminated water
UMass Professor Nilanjana Dasgupta in her campus office.
Female role models help protect women's interest in STEM
UMass Amherst graduate students review art for a collection they will curate.
Students curate museum show
UMass Amherst Food Science Professor D. Julian McClements in his lab.
Innovator delivers novel food technologies for a healthier future
Apple, books, and blackboard.
UMass researchers exercise the power of students' potential for education outcomes
UMass Amherst Professors Grant Wilson and Min Yun with detector array.
Astronomers make surprising find
Food Science student working in lab.
Innovation and growth keep program strong
UMass Professors Gregory Tew, Barbara Osborne, Samuel Black, and Maria Santore.
Center for Soft Materials Immunology investigates new therapies to combat disease
Computer scientist Ramesh Sitaraman in front of Computer Science Building
Ramesh Sitaraman’s revolutionary ideas transform a power-hungry cloud
Benton Brook in Massachusetts. Photo credit: Shep Evans
CAPS landscape decision-support tool guides decision makers
University of Massachusetts Professor Robert Pollin in his garden.
Creating jobs by investing in renewable energy
Close up image of Japanese barberry on smartphone app
Researchers enlist citizen scientists and smartphones to fight invasive species