The Sustainable Energy-Access Network for Africa, an international team including Erin Baker, professor of industrial engineering, and Leonce Ndikumana, professor of economics, is featured in The World Universities Network newsletter highlighting climate action.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates. All exams will be held via videoconferencing. Contact the department for online meeting information.
Final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates are scheduled...
Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered that on Monday, May 25, the U.S. flag and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings, from sunrise until noon and be displayed at full staff from noon until sunset in honor of Memorial Day.
Public wireless service is now available in a new outdoor location in the southwest area of the UMass Amherst campus. Anyone with a wireless-ready device can connect to the unrestricted UMASS-OPEN network in Lot 11 near McGuirk Alumni Stadium.
A new report on disinformation in Southeast Asian elections co-authored by Jonathan Corpus Ong, associate professor of global digital media in the department of communication at UMass Amherst, has found key trends in election-related disinformation and offers insight and comparison for other countries as a possible preview of forthcoming global trends.
The campus’s Armstrong Fund for Science has announced its award for 2020 to principal investigator Jun Yao, professor of electrical and computer engineering, and Derek Lovley, professor of microbiology – an interdisciplinary team that is developing a device that uses a natural protein to create electricity from moisture in the air.