The public is invited to celebrate the beginning of spring and to view several celestial sights at the UMass Amherst Sunwheel on Thursday, March 19. In addition to the accustomed talks at 6:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. at sunrise and sunset among the standing stones, UMass astronomers will offer telescope views of the moon and planets beginning at about 6 a.m. and 7:30 p.m., weather permitting.
AMHERST, Mass. – Town of Amherst and University of Massachusetts officials said a successful combination of extensive planning, coordinated public safety efforts and cooperative students helped ensure a safe and peaceful day in the town and on campus.
The primary goal of providing a safe...
AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst Police Department, with its regional law enforcement partners, reports that the community is safe. Downtown businesses are open.
Amherst Police and UMass Police report there are no arrests related to activities as of 11 a.m.
Seventy-three student parties...
The Graduate Dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Danielle A. Allessio, Ph.D., College of Education, Monday, March 16, noon, N113 Furcolo. Dissertation: “Intelligent Tutoring Systems, Pedagogical Agent...
Gloria DiFulvio, senior lecturer and the undergraduate program director for the Public Health Sciences major, attended a workshop, “Integrating Experiential Learning in Global Health and Public Health,” held in January in Costa Rica.
In an email to the campus community Wednesday, March 4, Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy offered updated information about the Coronavirus, with additional information available at www.umass.edu/coronavirus.
The College of Nursing is hosting Bridget Laudien, photographer and nurse, on Wednesday, March 11 from 8:30 to 11 a.m. in Bowker Auditorium in Stockbridge Hall for a talk on healing trauma through imagery.
Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy was recently joined by Greenfield Community College and Southern New Hampshire University's presidents for a panel discussion titled “Higher Education in a Time of Social Change.”