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Video: Peltier Lab Studies Health Hazards of Air Pollution


Graphic: Turn off the faucet
A week after the Town of Amherst issued mandatory water restrictions to cope with an ongoing statewide drought, students, faculty and staff are being urged to help conserve water. In an Aug. 25 broadcast email, Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy outlined steps the campus community can take to limit...
Police with masks in Kathmandu
The laboratory of environmental health scientist Richard Peltier at UMass Amherst does innovative studies on air pollution that result in better documentation of its effects on human health globally.
Paul Travers
The Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment (CAFE) is wrapping up its first Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program, which provided paid summer employment for UMass Amherst undergraduate students in the labs and offices of university faculty and in communities where professional extension...
Enobong (Anna) Branch
Enobong (Anna) Branch, associate professor of sociology, has been named by Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy to serve as his faculty advisor for diversity and excellence, effective Aug. 15. “Through her academic research on race and gender, as well as her professional activities on and off campus...