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Obituary: Elizabeth H. Davis Mazzocco

Monday, September 29, 2014

Elizabeth Hunt Davis Mazzocco died Wednesday afternoon, Sept 24, 2014, at Bay State Medical Center in Springfield, MA. ...
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Feinberg Family Lecture Series Examines Immigration in the Modern Americas

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Migration Matters: Rethinking Immigration in the Modern Americas is the focus of this year’s Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series presented by the Department of History....
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Trent Masiki of Afro-American Studies Receives Fulbright Award

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Trent Masiki, Professor of English at Quinsigamond Community College and Ph.D. Candidate in the dpeartment of Afr0-American Studies at UMass Amherst, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to...
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Student Curators

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

In a new museum studies practicum, art history majors Felicia Bolaske ’14 and Shelby Miner ’15 were selected to produce The Art of Collecting: Contemporary Prints from the Risa Gerrig Collection...
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Saving the World, One T-Shirt at a Time

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Cleaning out your closet of old t-shirts is a good thing, right? It seems sensible to toss out or donate clothing that hasn’t been worn in a while. But what if you could do more with your used t...
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HFA Faculty Honored in Faculty Convocation

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Every Fall, the Chancellor welcomes the return of our dedicated and accomplished faculty at the Faculty Convocation. This event celebrates the accomplishments of all UMass Amherst faculty, but...
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