Friday, April 24, 2020
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Senior theater major Kit Newell is the fourth theater major in the span of two years to receive the designation of Rising Researcher.
Friday, April 10, 2020
UMass Amherst Costume Shop Creates Hundreds of Cloth Masks for Local Veterinarians, Nursing Homes, Food Banks and Others
Thursday, April 9, 2020
As health care workers battle the COVID-19 pandemic on the front lines, they currently face a nationwide shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE), including face coverings of all types. When Kristin Jensen and Felicia Malachite of the Department of Theater’s costume shop at UMass Amherst learned that masks were being shifted from facilities such as veterinary clinics to human hospitals to help address the scarcity, they decided to make cloth masks for animal doctors and other non-emergency health care workers so they can extend the life of their existing PPE supplies.
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Tuesday, April 7, 2020