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The online undergraduate program in business offered by the University of Massachusetts Amherst’s Isenberg School of Management has been ranked third best in the country, according to an evaluation released by U.S. News & World Report. A variety other UMass online programs also earned notable rankings.

January 26, 2023
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UMACC co-chairs Jackie Brousseau-Pereira and Sid Ferreira share their thoughts about being part of a community.

January 25, 2023
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The University of Massachusetts Amherst Police Department (UMPD) has announced that Lieutenant Damian DeWolf has been selected as the deputy chief of operations for the department.

January 25, 2023
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James Robert Crotty, who served for 36 years in the economics department, including as chairman, died Jan. 9 at a hospital in Newton while being treated for complications related to Parkinson's Disease.

January 25, 2023
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Attend events that celebrate Black history and culture run by student organizations, cultural centers, colleges and more.

January 25, 2023
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Nominations are now open for the 2022-23 Gerald F. Scanlon Student Employee of the Year Award.

January 24, 2023
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On Jan. 12, 2023, renowned violinist and former UMass Amherst music professor Charles Treger passed away at the age of 87.

January 24, 2023
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On Wednesday, Feb. 8, Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina, Paul Murray Kendall Chair in Biography and professor of English, will deliver the talk “Forgotten Lives: What They Mean, and Why They’re Important,” as part of the 2022-23 Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series.

January 24, 2023
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Submissions for the 2023 Chancellor's Citation Award Nominations are being accepted now through Monday, Feb. 6, by 4 p.m.

 

January 24, 2023
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Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy lauded Ellsberg’s devotion to public service, saying, “We honor you for a lifetime of truth-telling that demonstrates how dissent can be the highest form of patriotism and citizenship. We thank you for inspiring others to follow your example.”

January 22, 2023
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