Fall Diversity Welcome Reception
Aug 28, 2019 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Old Chapel Great Room
The Office of Inclusion & Engagement invites underrepresented students to celebrate the beginning of the new academic year at the Graduate School's 4th Annual Fall Diversity Welcome Reception.
Graduate Student Orientation
Aug 29, 2019 | 6:00pm - Aug 30, 2019 | 7:45pm
New graduate students and first-time teaching assistants are invited to participate in Graduate Student Orientation, which will begin on the evening of Thursday, August 29th, and continue all day on Friday, August 30th.
Teaching at Teaching Intensive Institutions
Oct 4, 2019 | 9:30am - 3:00pm
Westfield State University
Many faculty enjoy rewarding careers at colleges and universities that primarily emphasize teaching, including liberal arts colleges, community colleges, and regional comprehensive universities. This free one-day regional conference brings together graduate students, postdocs, and faculty to discuss what it’s like to work at teaching intensive institutions and how to apply for these faculty positions. Graduate students and postdocs will engage with faculty and deans from a range of teaching-intensive institutions across the New England region through a series of talks, panel presentations, and networking opportunities. Agenda and registration coming soon. Save the date!
Graduate Students Gain New Skills through Business Foundations Series
50 STEM graduate students and postdoctoral researchers recently completed an innovative Graduate School program designed to supplement scientific and technical expertise with fundamental business skills.
Graduate Students Excel in NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Competition
Eight graduate students recently won NSF GRF fellowships, helping UMass retain its standing as a leading statewide institutional producer of this prestigious award.
Graduate School by the Numbers
- 7000+ Students Enrolled
- 48 Doctoral Programs
- 78 Master's Programs
Brian Mullen applies positive pressure
With undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Brian has invented a vest that improves care for people with autism.