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
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.
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.
A recent article on Masslive.com (... Read more
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
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
Springfield, MA -- The Springfield Central Cultural District (SCCD) has been awarded a Beveridge Family Foundation grant to help the organization both create an artist database, as well as increase internal capacity, according to Morgan Drewniany, Executive Director of the SCCD.
Part of the grant from the Beveridge Foundation will be utilized to hire the UMass Arts Extension Service, a... Read more
The UMass Center at Springfield is closed today in observance of the New Year holiday. We will reopen tomorrow, January 2nd. Our hours of operation through Saturday, January 20, 2018 will be:
Monday - Thursday: 7:30am - 7:30pm
Friday - Saturday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP.com) – A joyous gathering Friday as Springfield’s African American community celebrates Kwanzaa, the cultural week long holiday.
Wearing colorful African clothing to the celebration at the UMass Center in downtown Springfield, several generations saluted their African culture with its family values.
Mabel Sharif of Springfield told 22News, “Kwanzaa means... Read more
The staff at the UMass Center extends holiday greetings to the many people we interact with everyday. Happy Holidays from Dan, Wesley, Jamina, Yarida, Dee, and Lucas!