The Environmental Health Sciences alum was among the experts interviewed on the PBS show The Open Mind.
Gwyneth Rost was cited for her impact on students and contributions to the teaching mission at the university.
She received the award for her work with Crocker Farm Elementary School.
Her poster won top honors at the American Society for Nutrition's Emerging Leaders in Nutrition Science Poster Competition.
UMass Amherst will once again host the international conference on April 19-20 at the Campus Center.
The university selects these students each semester in recognition of their scholarly achievements and their related impact on their chosen fields.
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences is pleased to announce the results of the faculty-juried poster competition from the 19th Annual Research Day held on April 5, 2016.
A team including four Public Health Sciences majors, named β than U, won the title of Best in Group.
She explained her past experience as a heroin user and how that informs her work as the director of a needle exchange program.
The March 25 event was organized to introduce faculty from across the campus who may share interests and benefit from collaboration.