NEWS Rising Researcher Awards

Fall 2022 Rising Researchers Announced

Eight UMass Amherst undergraduates have been named Fall 2022 Rising Researchers in recognition of their outstanding research, scholarship and creative activity in a variety of fields. From studying potential health effects of "forever chemicals" to analyzing conversations on social media, from using wastewater to track the spread of COVID-19 to investigating how cells fight off invading viruses, these young researchers are advancing their fields and developing important skills for future success.

The Fall 2022 Rising Researchers are:

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