Information Technology will be conducting its third annual animal shelter supply drive from Monday, April 22 through Friday, April 26 to benefit the Thomas J. O’Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center Foundation in Springfield.
Researchers in the department of communication disorders are seeking volunteers age 45-64 who have no motor or neurological conditions affecting balance and who learned English as their first language for a speech understanding study.
In accordance with their mission to support open access and open educational resources, the UMass Amherst Libraries are now offering new resources—IntechOpen and Latest Thinking—to faculty, students and the community.
On Tuesday, April 9, Felipe Salles, associate professor of jazz studies in the department of music and dance, presented the world premiere of his work “The New Immigrant Experience” to a sold-out audience of around 175 concert-goers. View photos from the event here.
As part of the university’s ongoing efforts to enhance public safety, a new active threat training video is being shared with the campus community to anticipate a potential emergency and guide individual decision-making. You can view the video here.
Sanjay Raman, associate vice president for the Virginia Tech National Capital Region and president and CEO of the Virginia Tech Applied Research Corporation, has been named the new dean of the College of Engineering at UMass Amherst. The announcement was made by John J. McCarthy, provost and senior vice chancellor for academic affairs.
A benefits fair will be held Thursday, April 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Auditorium. This fair comes as the Group Insurance Commission's (GIC) annual enrollment for health insurance and flexible spending accounts (FSA) runs from April 3 though May 1.
Leaders from the public affairs programs at four University of Massachusetts campuses convened on March 29 in Boston to discuss opportunities for collaboration and connection among students and faculty across the system.