Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley has emerged as the early front-runner in the race for governor, both in the Democratic primary and the general election, according to a new UMass Poll released today by UMass Amherst.
Four nationally prominent scientists will share their experiences translating their basic research findings into therapeutic applications during a symposium titled “Models to Medicine: Challenges and Opportunities” on Friday, May 2. The symposium is organized by the new Models to Medicine Center (M2M) at UMass Amherst.
Gov. Deval L. Patrick has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Tuesday, April 15 in honor of the individuals who lost their lives and were injured during the Boston Marathon bombings of April 15, 2013.
The Euridice Baroque Orchestra, under the direction of Professor Robert Eisenstein, will be featured in “A Celebration of the Italian Concerto” on Tuesday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Grace Church, 14 Boltwood Ave., in Amherst.
The orchestra will perform music for strings, harpsichord,...
Music by Ellington, Basie, Charles, Jackson and Snarky Puppy will be performed by the Chapel Jazz Ensemble on Tuesday, April 29 at 8 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium.
Directed by Thomas Giampietro, the group will play arrangements by music and dance department faculty members Felipe Salles and Catherine...
Wayne Abercrombie, professor emeritus of music, will give the Renaissance Center’s Annual Celebrity Lecture on Tuesday, April 29 at 4 p.m.
Abercrombie will discuss the relationship between text and music in Renaissance and early Baroque music.
The lecture is free and open to the public;...
Dan Cooley and Jon Clements of UMass Extension will lead a workshop on insect pests and diseases of apples and how to manage them on Saturday, May 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tangerini’s Spring Street Farm, 139 Spring St., Millis.
Robert Bullard, often called the father of environmental justiceand a leading campaigner against environmental racism,will give the keynote address for the University of Massachusetts Amherst’s 44th annual Earth Day celebration on Tuesday, April 22 at 7 p.m. in Mahar Auditorium.