Weekly Bulletin

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In accordance with the presidential proclamation issued as a mark of respect for the victims of the attack on police officers on July 17 in Baton Rouge, La., and as ordered by Gov. Charlie Baker, the United States and Commonwealth flags shall be flown at half-staff at all state buildings until...
Child in monitor gear
Students in the kinesiology department are looking for 6- to 10-year-old children for a study that involves 30 minutes of free play wearing portable metabolic equipment and activity trackers. Participants will be compensated $20 for their contribution to research. Bringing friends or siblings is...
U.S. Flag
In accordance with the presidential proclamation issued as a mark of respect for the victims of the attack on July 14 in Nice, France, and as ordered by Gov. Charlie Baker, the United States and Commonwealth flags shall be flown at half-staff at all state buildings until sunset on Tuesday, July 19...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Xi Wang, Ph.D., Education. Monday, July 25, 1 p.m., N113 Furcolo Hall. Dissertation: “Detecting Candidate Preknowledge of Items Using a Predictive Checking...
Hazmat training
Environmental Health and Safety will conduct a hazardous materials response exercise for its staff at the Chemical Storage Building on Lower Campus Center Way on Tuesday, July 19 from 9 a.m. to noon.  Emergency vehicles will be parked at the site and the exercise will take place in space...
Lot 71
Beginning Monday, July 18 and continuing through Wednesday, July 20, Red Lot 71 will be closed from 5 p.m.-7 a.m. for construction. The project, which involves crack sealing, is weather-dependent but is expected to be completed by Thursday morning. Alternate parking for Lot 71 permit holders is...
Campus Parking Garage

A major upgrade to life safety systems and infrastructure at the Campus Parking Garage will require closing garage levels in a phased schedule beginning Thursday, July 14 and continuing through mid-November. Garage entry and exit points will change depending on the schedule of work.

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UMass Amherst wordmark
Campus visits and open forums have been scheduled for the four finalists for the new position of associate provost for student success. The position emerged as a direct outgrowth of the chancellor’s vision and the UMass Amherst strategic planning process, which have both called for a strong...
Bus and ETD sign

A new solar-powered sign at the Fine Arts Center bus stop is helping riders by displaying the estimated time of departure for the next bus on each of the five PVTA routes that use the stop.

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U.S. Flag
Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings for a period of five days, until sunset on Tuesday, July 12, in honor of the five fallen officers in Dallas.

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