Rolanda C Burney, Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy’s chief of staff, has been chosen to serve as interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Life (SACL). The appointment, made by Subbaswamy, is effective immediately.
Ocean Vuong, assistant professor in the department of English, will release his second book “On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous” on Tuesday, June 4. This is Vuong's first novel, following his poetry collection, “Night Sky with Exit Wounds.”
Barbara Krauthamer, dean of the Graduate School, has been appointed as senior vice provost for Interdisciplinary Programs and Innovation by Provost John McCarthy. As Senior Vice Provost, she will oversee the Bachelor’s Degree with Individual Concentration (BDIC) and the University Without Walls (UWW) degree programs.
Torrey Trust, an assistant professor of learning technology in the College of Education, was selected as the recipient of the Technology as an Agent of Change for Teaching and Learning (TACTL) Early Career Scholar Award from the American Educational Research Association.
Todd Zaganiacz, a mail clerk, has been awarded with his fifth consecutive IJ/DJ of the Year Award presented by the USPA United States Polka Association (USPA). Zaganiacz is President of the Polka Jammer Network,...
The Graduate Dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Cameron Gibbs, Ph.D., Philosophy, Tuesday, June 25, 2:00 p.m., E301 South...
Student-athletes from the UMass football team partnered with UMassFive College Federal Credit Union and built 35 twin beds on June 12 to benefit the charity A Bed for Every Child. Beds built during the event, held at the Mullins Center, will be distributed to children in need throughout Massachusetts.