Over the last several months, I have spoken to many members of our community about the strength of the University of Massachusetts as “one University” with five diverse campuses, but with a unified approach to fulfilling its mission of excellence in education, research and service.
As part of the transformation of the UMass system into a strong university with a flagship campus in Amherst, the university will need to restructure its management of the Amherst campus to ensure that the President is directly involved and engaged in the activities of the flagship campus.
AMHERST, Mass. – A team of scientists led by Joseph Elkinton of the University of Massachusetts Amherst department of plant, soil and insect sciences, will release parasitic flies in East Falmouth, Mass. in an effort to control the winter moth.
AMHERST, Mass. – The Seventh Annual Michael S. Roif Award in Film Studies will be presented on Friday, May 18 to four certificate students in the interdepartmental program in film studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
AMHERST, Mass. – Area college and local law enforcement officials are meeting Wednesday, May 16 at the University of Massachusetts Amherst to discuss ways to prepare for emergency situations, such as the recent shooting rampage at Virginia Tech University that claimed 32 lives.