The UMass Amherst Libraries have introduced PolicyMap, a map creation tool for visualizing data about communities across the United States, including income, housing, quality of life and even federal guidelines.
Five Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning (LARP) students were recently awarded the Jury Prize in the 2020 Edmund N. Bacon Urban Design Awards Student Competition. The interdisciplinary team of graduate students was one of four winning teams out of 2,500 registered teams from all over the world.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Ryan Ambuter, Ph.D., College of Education, Monday, Jan. 27, 11 a.m., N125 Furcolo. Dissertation: “In Our Very Flesh, (R)evolution”: An Exploration...
Three Isenberg students won UMass Amherst’s Hult Prize contest, hosted by the Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship, will advance to the regional competition this spring with a sticker that can detect whether food has spoiled.
The Office of Equity and Inclusion (OEI) will be continuing the Learning Communities initiative for a fourth consecutive semester this spring. Learning Communities are based on two books carefully chosen to foster constructive conversations around the topics of inclusion, bias, empathy, understanding and respect.
The Graduate School’s Office of Professional Development is hosting a public speaking workshop on Wednesday, Jan. 16 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Integrated Learning Center S240. The event will feature Jake Livengood, senior assistant director of graduate student career services at MIT.
Three kinesiology students received awards and scholarships during the annual New England Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine Fall Conference held in Providence, Rhode Island this past November.