UMass News and Events

UMASS News & Events

Adams, director of bakery operations and executive pastry chef, received the award from the Mass. Commission on the Status of Women for her role in feeding and finding employment for dozens of refugees and immigrants in Greenfield.

By exhibiting patience and waiting for teammates, collaborative robots complete tasks faster.

Dixon received the award for her actions on January 25 when, while still a cadet, she and seven fellow recruits encountered a serious motor vehicle crash while heading to an off-site training location.

July 8, 8:00 a.m. – Jul 19, 5:00 p.m.


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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