The department of biostatistics and epidemiology, part of the School of Public Health and Health Sciences, will host a seminar, “Nonparametric causal effects based on incremental propensity score intervention,” on Friday, Oct. 11 at 10 a.m. in Life Science Laboratories N210.
The 45th Annual Multiband Pops will take place on Friday, Oct. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall. Presented by the department of music and dance, the fast-paced showcase features over a dozen ensembles plus the Minuteman Marching Band.
Researchers in the Language, Intersensory Perception, and Speech (LIPS) lab, in the department of psychological and brain sciences, are looking for adults between 45 and 60 years old to volunteer for a study.
The Graduate Dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Keen Sung, Ph.D., Computer Science, Monday, Oct. 7, 2 p.m., A311 Lederle Graduate Research Center. Dissertation: “The Bounds of Mobile Location Privacy....
In this excerpt from an interview held in April of 2019, Daniel Ellsberg describes the contents of his vast archive that spans the late 1940s to the 2010s, now held at the W. E. B. Du Bois Library Special Collections and University Archives. Watch the video.
In two highly anticipated reports about the economic impacts of MGM Springfield, UMass Amherst researchers found that the resort-casino’s construction was felt in every corner of the Commonwealth, and its development has been part of the strengthening housing and real estate markets of Greater Springfield.
Nilanjana “Buju” Dasgupta, director of the campus’s Institute of Diversity Sciences (IDS), has been awarded a three-year, O$500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation and other IDS affiliates to create a team of leaders across the Commonwealth to help increase diversity in STEM fields.
The 2020 edition of the UMass Garden Calendar is now available for purchase from UMass Extension. The calendar is available for $14, with bulk pricing available on orders of 10 copies or more. Shipping is free on orders of nine or fewer calendars through Friday, Nov. 1.
The International Programs Office (IPO) recently named Mark Eckman director of education abroad. Eckman comes to IPO from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) where he most recently served as the senior international officer and director of study abroad.