The Resistance Studies Initiative (RSI) Speaker Series will host Carol Kalafatic and Gary Harrison on Thursday, May 13, at noon for a webinar talk, “Keeping kinships, re-membering futures: Indigenous Peoples protecting wild salmon in Alaska.”
Students enrolled in the School of Public Policy’s Workshop in Public Policy course, taught by professor Marta Vicarelli, will present their work at a virtual conference on Thursday, May 6, from 1:30 to 3 p.m.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates. All exams will be held via video conferencing. Contact the department for online meeting information.
Final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates are scheduled as...
The foods people buy at a workplace cafeteria may not always be chosen to satisfy an individual craving or taste for a particular food. A new study by researchers, including UMass Amherst sociologist Mark Pachucki, has found that when co-workers are eating together, individuals are more likely to select foods that are as healthy—or unhealthy—as the food selections on their fellow employees’ trays.
Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy shared the report of the Fall Planning Group with the UMass Amherst community on April 22, noting that it offers a detailed operational guide and recommendations for re-establishing a robust living-learning environment that ensures the health and well-being of the campus community.
Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito welcomed head coach Greg Carvel, members of the National Champion Massachusetts hockey team and UMass administration to the State House on Tuesday, April 20, to celebrate the program’s first-ever NCAA Championship.