UMass News and Events

UMASS News & Events

The largest cash donation in Isenberg history will attract and retain top faculty members, support impactful research and enhance the Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship.

The UMass Board of Trustees, acting on President Marty Meehan’s recommendation, has selected Dr. Javier Reyes to be the next chancellor of UMass Amherst. 

During the month of March, six members of the UMass Amherst community were featured as part of the “Influential Women Series” on social media. Learn more about these women who are revolutionizing their fields.

The finalists, which represent the best of LGBTQ literature this year, were selected by a panel of over 65 literary professionals from more than 1,350 book submissions.

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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.

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