A memorial service for longtime Communication professor Dick Stromgren will be held on Sunday, May 17 from 2-5 pm in Memorial Hall on the UMass Amherst campus. Former students, friends, and colleagues are welcome to attend. Dick, who passed away on March 27 at the age of 82, taught in the Communication Dept. from 1958 until 2004. His obituary is available here.
ISSR is offering a summer program in advanced research methods organized by ISSR's Research M ethodologist, Dr. Waylon Howard. Courses will be taught by specialists in their field as part of ISSR's mission to promote excellence in social science research at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and beyond. The courses offered are designed to support the methods and training needs of students, academics, and professionals to enhance their education and research success.