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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

AMHERST, Mass. – John B. King, who served as U.S. Secretary of Education under President Obama, will discuss “Is There a Future for Public Education?” on Wednesday, April 4 at 5 p.m. in the Amherst Room, Campus Center 10th floor, at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The event is hosted by the College of Education at UMass Amherst.  If you aren't able to make it to... Read more

Sunday, April 1, 2018

The Pioneer Valley’s unpredictable weather didn’t keep dozens of professionals from participating in the 2018 Winter Institute for Intercultural Communications from March 13-16.  Organizers applauded the intimate groups that learned about a variety of topics related to diversity in communications.

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

AMHERST, Mass. – The University Without Walls (UWW) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has hired Jesse Lederman as its pre-admissions advisor and recruitment coordinator serving Hampden County. Lederman will work out of the UMass Center at Springfield to provide support and advising to adults looking to complete their bachelor’s degrees through UMass Amherst.

UWW is an academic... Read more

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Due to inclement weather, the UMass Center at Springfield is closing today (3/7/18) at 12noon and will remain closed through the evening.  Please check our website and social media networks for updates.  You can also click here to register for the Emergency Alert system.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

UMass President outlines five-point plan to ensure university fulfills affordability mission

BOSTON – Vowing to preserve the university’s affordability mission while continuing to pursue excellence, University of Massachusetts President Marty Meehan outlined five areas of focus to ensure a world-class UMass education remains affordable for students from all backgrounds in his... Read more

Thursday, March 1, 2018

University of Massachusetts President Martin Meehan will deliver his second annual State of the University Address on Monday, March 5th, 5:00 pm at the UMass Club in Boston.  In his remarks, President Meehan will recap the achievements of the past year, highlight his initiatives on college affordability, and chart his vision for the future of the university. Attendees will include students,... Read more

Friday, February 16, 2018

Looking for employment?  The UMass Center at Springfield is now accepting applications for an Operations Support position.  Learn more about this position and others on the Employment/Internship Opportunities page. 

Thursday, February 15, 2018

The UMass Amherst College of Nursing's Dr. Rachel K. Walker is seeking breast cancer survivors to participate in a study on fatigue.  Participants must be between 50 and 70 years old and have completed chemotherapy within the last six months to five years.  Participation would require one trip to flagship campus in Amherst. 

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Dr. Jaber Gubrium
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Amerst, MA -- The Journal of Aging Studies is moving to the University of Massachusetts Amherst from the University of Missouri.

Jaber F. Gubrium, professor emeritus of sociology at the University of Missouri, is the editor of the journal. He has recently been appointed as an adjunct professor at the College of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts. Over the course of his long... Read more

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Springfield, MA— In honor of Black History Month and as part of the 2018 On the Move Forum, the University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMASS-Amherst), Bay Path University, Pan African Historical Museum USA (PAHMUSA), and The Republican will present an interactive panel and special exhibit: “The Intersection: Untold Stories About Women of Color On the Move” as hidden figures and... Read more

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