The campus has announced its 2004-05 Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series. All lectures are at 4 p.m. in the Massachusetts Room of the Mullins Center and a free and open to the public. This year''s series features Sheldon Goldman, Political Science; John J. McCarthy, Linguistics; Julie A. Caswell, Resource Economics; and Thomas P. Russell, Polymer Science and Engineering.
Directory Data Update Cards (yellow cards) were distributed with the paychecks on Sept. 24. Due to a printing problem, instructions were printed separately rather than on the back of the cards.
All non-student employees on the payroll as of Sept. 17 should have received a Directory Data Update Card. All non-student employees who did not receive a card should fill out
the Directory Update Card provided on page 4 of the 2004 Faculty and Staff Directory or call 577-0157 to request a form.
AMHERST, Mass. - James Hafner, professor of geosciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has received a Fulbright Senior Specialists grant in environmental science. He will leave for the University of the Philippines-Mindanao (UPM) on Sept. 6 and remain for six weeks or longer depending on progress of his work.
A talk by William H. Farland of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will open the Environmental Lecture Series on “Science, Policy, and Engineering of Hazardous Waste Sites” on Wednesday, Sept. 29 at 4 p.m. in the Bernie Dallas Room, 507 Goodell.
AMHERST, Mass. — Brian W. Ogilvie, associate professor of history at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, is conducting research in Europe this year through a $40,000 Fellowship for University Teachers from the National Endowment for the Humanities and a fellowship at the Columbia University Institute for Scholars at Reid Hall in Paris.
Professor Jan Genzer of North Carolina State University will speak on "Gradient polymer brushes: from fabrication to applications" on Friday, Sept. 24 at 3:30 p.m. in A110 Conte Polymer Research Center.
, Conte Polymer Science Buliding, A110, at 3:30 PM