IPO News

All IPO News

Friday, March 29, 2024

By: Eric Wirth

In a recent interview, International Programs Office staff had an opportunity to speak with Dr. Shanthie Mariet D’Souza, the second Fulbright-Nehru Visiting Chair at the University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Policy (SPP) for spring 2024. This prestigious appointment is the result of a partnership with the United States-India Educational Foundation that began in 2022 with inaugural Fulbright-Nehru Visiting Chair, Dr. Srinivas Chokkakula. Every year, UMass will host distinguished Indian scholars to teach and conduct research at the university. 

Friday, March 8, 2024

Irena Kogan, a professor of comparative sociology at the University of Mannheim in Germany who is visiting UMass Amherst on a scholar-in-residence grant this month, will present a talk on partnership formation in the context of forced migration of refugees from the Middle East to Europe on March 27, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in Thompson Hall 919.

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Picture of Kalpen Trivedi and James AllanUMass Amherst is one of 17 U.S. colleges and universities whose representatives have been selected to visit India to discuss exploring and expanding bilateral partnerships between the two countries at the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) Leadership Delegation from Feb. 25-March 2.

Thursday, February 15, 2024

This article was originally published by University Relations. You can access the article here

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

This article was originally published by Massachusetts Daily Collegian. You can access the article here.

Wednesday, November 15, 2023

graph of Massachusetts District 2 from NAFSA Economic Value ReportDuring the 2022-23 academic year, international students at UMass Amherst contributed $188.7 million to the economy and supported 1,984 jobs, a remarkable 17% increase over the previous year, according to the 2022 Economic Value Report