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The Office of Faculty Development is pleased to announce the special focus report on Gendered Experiences of Faculty at UMass Amherst, the second of three special focus reports on findings from UMass Amherst's COACHE Faculty Job Satisfaction Survey.

November 17, 2022
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University leadership shared a message with the campus community on Nov. 14 announcing updates to the Campus Climate Survey, a campus-wide survey to assess perceptions and experiences of inclusion, respect and belonging within the university community.

November 15, 2022
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UMass Amherst, led by Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy, conducted a formal signing ceremony today as it joined the Okanagan Charter, an international network of colleges and universities dedicated to embedding health into all aspects of campus culture and to lead health promotion action and collaboration locally and globally.

October 27, 2022
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Joseph Krupczynski, director of the Office of Civic Engagement and Service Learning and professor in the Department of Architecture, is being recognized as a member of Campus Compact’s 2022-23 Equity & Engagement Fellows Team.

October 20, 2022
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Lending to small businesses in Massachusetts peaked in the first year of the pandemic but not to low- and moderate-income and majority persons of color census tracts, according to a report released by the Massachusetts Community & Banking Council and the UMass Donahue Institute.

October 12, 2022
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As part of its strategic goal, the Office of Inclusion and Engagement hosted six McNair Scholars Programs, totaling 50 scholars and their directors/coordinators to campus in the months of June and July.

October 4, 2022
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The recently agreed upon Massachusetts Society of Professors contract requires all departments to develop equitable workload plans during the 2022-23 academic year. Joya Misra will provide support and workshops for departments that are working to create more equitable workloads at UMass Amherst.

September 29, 2022
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The Institute of Diversity Sciences recently concluded the third year of the Leadership Academy, a professional development program aimed at students from groups that are historically marginalized in technology and engineering. 

September 13, 2022
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UMass ADVANCE is pleased to announce the fall lineup of faculty and leader development workshops related to our focus on faculty collaboration and equity

September 1, 2022
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UMass ADVANCE is pleased to announce the 2022-23 cohort of ADVANCE Faculty Fellows. The 44 selected faculty members, each representing different units, will partner with UMass ADVANCE to promote gender and racial equity for faculty at UMass Amherst.

August 31, 2022
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