AMHERST, Mass. – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded the College of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Amherst $870,000 to develop a program to train student nurses in screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT).... Read more
Marty Meehan to close congressional committee, make $1 million gift for UMass scholarships from educational foundation fund
Decision reflects “priorities and passions,” Meehan says
BOSTON – President Marty Meehan today announced plans to close his congressional campaign committee, transfer funds from the committee to an... Read more
UMass Amherst’s Healthy Development Initiative Hosts Open House in Springfield
AMHERST, Mass. – The Healthy Development Initiative, a new community-focused research, education and outreach program led by University of Massachusetts Amherst faculty, is hosting an open house on Thursday, June 9 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the UMass Center at Springfield... Read more
The UMass Amherst College of Education’s teacher education and school improvement concentration presents a public talk by Dr. Bettina L. Love, an award-winning author and associate professor of educational theory & practice at the University of Georgia, Wednesday, May 11 at UMass Center at Springfield from 4 to 5:30 p.m.
Love will discuss how Hip Hop Civics Ed, when linked to the... Read more
(NOTE: Content is from a joint News Release from Springfield Public Schools and the UMass Center at Springfield)
May 10, 2016 - Dr. Bettina L. Love, an award-winning author and Associate Professor of Educational Theory & Practice at the University of Georgia, will bring her message about the complex and rich identities of today’s urban youth to students and adults in... Read more
There is now another option for educational programming at the UMass Center in Springfield. The first session for the Cybersecurity Certificate started on April 26, 2016. The 8-week “Internet Law and Policy” course is part of the 15-credit program available through the University of Massachusetts Amherst’s College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS). Students must complete four... Read more
The UMass Amherst Department of Economics will be offering 5 courses this summer at the UMass Center in Springfield.
May 16 - June 24
ECON 103 - Introduction to MicroeconomicsIntroduction to the... Read more
Inspirational stories of courage and healing will take center stage during a book signing at the UMass Center at Springfield on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Authors Patricia P. Martin and Helene D. Houston will present readings and discussion from their book The Other Couch as part of Women’s History Month observance.
“We try to remove... Read more