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Six Amherst campus faculty are among the recipients of $200,000 in seed funding from the UMass system’s Technology Development Fund. Announced April 18 by President Marty Meehan, the $25,000 awards will support the development of new technologies aimed at protecting premature infants from...
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For the third consecutive year, UMass Amherst has been recognized by the Arbor Day Foundation as a Tree Campus USA for its commitment to effective urban forest management. The award will be accepted at a state Department of Conservation and Recreation ceremony May 30 in Northampton.
Bluebird on nesting box
Landscape Management and partners are installing six bluebird nesting boxes and six bat houses as part of continuing efforts to improve wildlife habitat on campus. A popular and beneficial species, the eastern bluebird experienced a drastic decline in numbers during the late 1800s through the...
Building Bridges
Building Bridges is a public arts and engagement initiative that aims to create connections between campus community members, including staff, faculty and students. Its featured event—the Building Bridges Showcase and Opening Reception—will take place Wednesday, April 11 from noon to 7...