AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst today announced that the Isenberg School of Management Online MBA has been ranked among the top 15 programs nationwide for the third year running by U.S. News & World Report. Of the 255 institutions reviewed by the publication in its 2017 ranking, the Isenberg Online MBA is ranked 12th overall and 11th among public... Read more
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Registration is underway for the Winter Institute for Intercultural Communication, to be held March 14-17 at the UMass Center at Springfield.
The series of one- and three-day workshops are being offered jointly by the Intercultural Communication Institute, a nonprofit charity based in Portland, Ore., with the mission of fostering an awareness and appreciation of... Read more
AMHERST, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Amherst has appointed Cynthia I. Gerstl-Pepin of the University of Vermont (UVM) to be the new dean of its College of Education, effective July 1, 2017.
Gerstl-Pepin, who is currently associate dean of UVM’s College of Education and Social Services (CESS), will succeed Robert Feldman, the deputy chancellor who has served as interim dean... Read more
By Dave Roback, The Republican
SPRINGFIELD — The Office of Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, the Association of Black Business and Professionals and the Black Leadership Alliance (BLA) hosted a citywide Kwanzaa celebration at the UMass Center at Springfield on Friday.
Attendees took part in a candle lighting ceremony honoring faith, family, community and African American culture. Former... Read more
Victor Woolridge named chairman of UMass Building Authority
Springfield resident will lead multi-billion dollar capital activities of university
BOSTON – Victor Woolridge, a longtime member of the UMass Board of Trustees and recent chair of that board, has been named chairman of the UMass Building Authority, which oversees the planning, financing,... Read more
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – MassDOT held another public meeting Tuesday night at the UMass Center in Tower Square in Springfield. The public was given the opportunity to weigh in on recommendations of a conceptual study that has been taking place alongside the reconstruction project.
Over the past year, crews had shutdown the inner travel lanes of I-91 North and South for deck... Read more
By Ashley Afonso
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – MassDOT is holding their second public information meeting on the I-91 Viaduct Study Tuesday night at 6:00 p.m.
The meeting will be held at the UMass Center at Springfield in Room 014, where members of the public are encouraged to come and provide feedback.
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