Online bachelor’s degree programs at UMass Amherst rank 24th nationally, according to a survey released by U.S. News & World Report, which also listed the university 16th for online baccalaureate programs for veterans.
For an eighth straight year, UMass Amherst is among the “100 Best Values in Public Colleges” compiled by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine. The 2017 ranking cites four-year schools that combine outstanding education with economic value.
Once again, seven UMass Amherst faculty members are among “the world’s leading scientific minds,” whose publications are among the most influential in their fields, according to a survey by leading multinational media and information firm Thomson Reuters.
Rob Franek, senior vice president and publisher of The Princeton Review, visits UMass Amherst to congratulate the dining staff for its outstanding committment to providing healthy, sustainable, locally sourced food for students. UMass Amherst was ranked #1 for Best Campus Food in 2016.
The campus community is cordially invited to the Twelfth Annual Faculty Convocation on Friday, Sept. 30 at 11 a.m. in Bowker Auditorium, Stockbridge Hall.
During the ceremony, Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy will present his keynote address to faculty and staff, new and recently tenured faculty...
“Archeophonics,” a new book of poems by English professor Peter Gizzi, has been nominated for a National Book Award.
Gizzi’s is one of 10 books nominated for the poetry award, for which five finalists will be named on Oct. 13. Winners will be announced on Nov. 16.
UMass Amherst continues its climb among the top ranks of the nation’s best public universities, moving up another two positions this year to No. 27 in the 2017 Best Colleges guide released today by U.S. News & World Report.