The School of Earth and Sustainability has partnered with the College of Natural Sciences Career Office to host its first Earth and Sustainability Career Fair on Monday, March 9, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., in Old Chapel.
Two students, juniors Meg Davis and Rhada Dave, have developed a device to measure water usage in dorm showers. They used an $1,800 grant from the Sustainability, Innovation and Engagement Fund (SIEF) to create a prototype for their project.
The Graduate School Office of Professional Development and TRISCI at UMass are hosting a panel discussion, “The Civic Scientist: Translating Your Research to Broaden Your Impact,” on Thursday, March 5, from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
The Student Care Supply Closets, offering free toiletries and household items to students who are facing economic insecurity and/or an unexpected financial emergency, are running low and donations are needed.
The Town of Amherst is hosting an early presidential primary voting event on campus for any student registered to vote at their dorm address and voters, including students, registered in any precinct in Amherst. This early voting option will be available in Bartlett Hall, room 316A on Feb. 25, 26, or 27 between 4 and 7:30 p.m.
With support from inspirational women in her family, Jaida Fonfield '21 launched Sinclaire, her own line of bold and beautiful women's pantsuits. Hear about her experience, the challenges and rewards of the pursuit in a video by Katrina Rojas '22 and Joseph Weingrad '20.
Applications for this year’s Barbara B. Burn Memorial Scholarship for international undergraduate students are open through Friday, March 6. The $1,000 scholarship was established in memory of the International Programs Office’s founder, Barbara B. Burn.
Matt Naeger, a senior trumpet major, recently performed as part of this year’s Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Jazz Orchestra (MACJO) in Rockville, MD. Seniors Jacob Kaplan, saxophone; Ben Powell; guitar, as well as freshman Coleman Hovey, piano, were also chosen to perform on selected pieces at this prestigious event.