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Here to Career

Friday, December 11, 2015

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Christopher Foe with Guitar

UMass Jazz Student Places 2nd in Big Band Competition

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Congratulations to Master’s degree student Christopher Foe who took second place in the 2015 American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers (ASMAC) Pete Rugolo Big Band Arranging and Composing...
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Closeup of writer Chinua Achebe

Forty Years After: Chinua Achebe and Africa in the Global Imagination

Friday, October 30, 2015

On February 18, 1975, the great African writer Chinua Achebe presented a Chancellor’s Lecture at the University of Massachusetts, entitled ‘An Image of Africa: Racism in Conrad’s Heart of Darkness....
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Aerial view of Zaatari Refugee Camp in Jordan

Mednicoff Works to Create Opportunities for Syrian Refugees in Jordan

Friday, June 26, 2015

David Mednicoff, assistant professor of public policy visited the largest refugee camp in Jordan on June 6 as part of a delegation affiliated with iPlatform for Global Change, an organization he...
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Obituary: Charlie Moran, Professor Emeritus of English Who Led Writing Programs

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Charles "Charlie" Moran III, 78, of Amherst, professor emeritus of English, died at home June 21 from the effects of acute myeloid leukemia. ...
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