Professor Brenda K. Bushouse of the School of Public Policy and department of political science has been awarded a two-year Learning Sciences Exchange fellowship for her work on early childhood policy.
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 as...
UMass Amherst has named Mike Drish its new Director of First-Year Admissions. He comes to UMass Amherst from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), where he served for the past five years as deputy director of undergraduate admissions.
Circumnavigating COVID-19 restrictions, nearly 100 colleagues recently joined an online celebration to honor professor Hava T. Siegelmann of the UMass Amherst’s College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS) as she received the rarely awarded Meritorious Public Service Medal from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) of the United States Department of Defense (DoD).
The University of Massachusetts Amherst recently released a detailed Preliminary Planning Report as it moves to finalize plans to reopen campus in the fall. Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy will announce final plans by June 30.
Nine projects have received a total of more than $29,000 in grants from the Sustainability, Innovation and Engagement Fund for its 2019-20 funding cycle. Established in August 2013, the fund is designed to foster a strong culture of sustainability on our campus by providing financial support to student, faculty and staff projects.
The Augusta Savage Gallery has announced a call for entries for a juried digital art exhibition entitled “Breathing While Black.” The online exhibit will run from Sept. 1 – Nov. 30. Deadline for submissions is July 15. All artists are encouraged to apply.
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has announced the University Museum of Contemporary Art is the recipient of an Art Works award of $25,000 in support of a 2021-22 Artist Residency with acclaimed New York-based artist Allison Janae Hamilton.
This year’s Building Bridges Virtual Showcase provides a variety of opportunities to come together online and participate in one of several live sessions and to view digital galleries beginning Tuesday, June 30.