Professor Karen List Retires After 35 Years with the Department of Journalism
After 35 years with the Department of Journalism, Professor Karen List is retiring. Her students and colleagues reflect on her time at the University.
In Memoriam: Oriol Pi-Sunyer, Founding Member & Professor Emeritus of the Department of Anthropology
Oriol Pi-Sunyer, 93, of Amherst, a founding member and Professor Emeritus of the Department of Anthropology, died April 12, 2023, after a long illness.
Charles Schweik Named IT Program Director
Charles Schweik, School of Public Policy and Department of Environmental Conservation, has been named director of the UMass Amherst IT Program.
Celebrating Immigration, Citizenship and Belonging
On April 4, approximately 200 new U.S. citizens were naturalized at a ceremony hosted by UMass Amherst and the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.
Charles Schweik Appointed IT Program Director
Charles Schweik, environmental conservation and public policy, has been appointed the new director of the UMass Amherst IT program.
American Sociological Review Names New Editors
David Cort, Don Tomaskovic-Devey, and Laurel Smith-Doerr, sociology, have been named editors of the American Sociological Review.
In Memoriam: Martin "Marty" Norden
We regret to announce that Martin "Marty" Norden, a communication professor of over 45 years, has passed away after a recent illness.
In Memoriam: James Robert Crotty
James Robert Crotty, professor emeritus in Economics, died on January 9, 2023 while being treated for complications related to Parkinson's Disease.
In Memoriam: Dean Alfange, Jr.
Dean Alfange, Jr., professor emeritus Political Science, died on January 1, 2023, following a long illness.