In a first national-scale analysis, ecologists at UMass Amherst, with colleagues at the University of Colorado-Boulder, report that across the United States, invasive grasses can double the number of fires.
Julie Brigham-Grete, professor and department head in geosciences, will deliver the talk, on “What the Arctic Paleo Record says about Earth's Climate” at the Retired Faculty Association meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 13.
The Graduate Dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Kimberly Ferguson, Ph.D., Computer Science, Thursday, Nov. 14, 12:30 p.m., 203 Computer Science Building. Dissertation: “An Empirical Assessment of the...
After the announcement of UMass Amherst Libraries’ acquisition of his historic personal papers, whistleblower and activist Daniel Ellsberg has completed a series of visits, lectures and presentations to the UMass Amherst community.
The UMass AmherstMFA for Poets and Writers presents a reading by Ocean Vuong. Vuong is author of debut novel, “On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous,” and is an assistant professor in the MFA Program for Poets and Writers program. The reading and book sigining will be held Thursday, Nov. 14 in the Fine Arts Center.
The new Carney Family Auditorium in Furcolo Hall at UMass Amherst’s College of Education was officially unveiled to the public in a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday. Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy and Dean of the College of Education, Cynthia Gerstl-Pepin were in attendance.
Yuriy Brun and Charles C. Weems Jr., both associate professors in the College of Information and Computer Sciences, have been selected as 2019 Distinguished Members of the Association for Computing Machinery.