UMass News and Events

UMASS News & Events

European Space Agency’s Euclid satellite releases first unprecedented wide-view, deep-scale, near-infrared views in search for dark matter and dark energy.

The new branch of computer science and engineering applies data-driven approaches to automate decaronization across the electrical grid, the built environment, transportation and even computing itself.

A new report from the UMass Amherst Donahue Institute finds that compensation and turnover rates compare well with industry averages, while equity in hiring for people of color has yet to be achieved.

Support all phases of tree planting campaigns, not just purchase and installation, say researchers at UMass Amherst and the U.S. Forest Service.

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News & Media Relations

The Office of News and Media Relations works closely with journalists and the campus community to tell the UMass Amherst story. We gather and promote newsworthy developments about the achievements of faculty, staff and students; the university's programs and policies; research discoveries; and community outreach efforts. 

Our team provides a variety of services: news releases, social media, video, photography, Inside UMass newsletter, crisis communication and reputation management, promotion of faculty expertise, and interview preparation. We are part of University Relations, which promotes UMass Amherst to all our varied audiences, both internal and external.

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