UMASS News & Events

UMass Amherst announced today that as part of Robert and Donna Manning’s recent historic $50 million gift to UMass, $18 million will endow the newly named Robert and Donna Manning College of Information and Computer Sciences.

UMass Amherst honored its deep roots in the performing and fine arts today at a ceremony celebrating the renaming of the Fine Arts Center building and its main stage.

A $7.75 million project to expand and modernize the UMass Amherst Cranberry Station was celebrated today with a construction celebration event at the station in East Wareham, Mass.

Kalpen Trivedi has been named Senior International Officer of the Year by the Institute of International Education (IIE).

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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. 

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