The Civic Engagement and Service-Learning program at UMass Amherst has honored 14 students with the Academic Engagement for Community Transformation Award for “outstanding leadership, academic excellence, and contributions to a campus/community partnership.”
Paul J. Dauenhauer, a leading researcher in biofuels and an assistant professor of chemical engineering at UMass Amherst, is one of 15 researchers in the country to receive the Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award.
Five researchers on two different teams at UMass Amherst will share the 2014 Armstrong Fund for Science Award, which this year is granting a total of $60,000 over two years to encourage transformative research on campus that introduces new ways of thinking about pressing scientific or technical challenges.
Continuing its impressive and sustained rise in national ratings, the Isenberg School of Management at UMass Amherst is ranked 36th overall and 14th among public universities in the latest Bloomberg Businessweek magazine listing of undergraduate business programs.
Debbie Felton, associate professor of classics, received the 2013-14 Award for Excellence in College Teaching from the Classical Association of the Middle West and South (CAMWS) during the organization’s annual meeting held April 2-5 in Waco, Texas.
CAMWS, founded at the University of...