February 5, 2017 Q&A: UMass Law professor on immigration executive order President Trump's Executive Order banning immigration from seven countries has been contested in federal courts here in Massachusetts and several others. The order has left thousands of visa-holders in limbo, and has left universities and companies across the country considering the impacts. UMass Law Professor Irene Scharf directs the UMass Law Immigration Clinic and has been teaching and practicing immigration law since the 1970s. Here are her responses to two questions on the issue:
February 5, 2017 National Science Foundation awards UMass Dartmouth professor $778,770 to advance science education for English language learners NSF CAREER Award designed to support promising young scientists
February 2, 2017 Chancellor Helm reaffirms university commitment to a "safe and welcoming environment" Statement reiterates policies and values related to diversity
January 31, 2017 Statement from professors Mazdak Tootkaboni and Arghavan Louhghalam These faculty members are scholars in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
January 29, 2017 A message to the UMass Dartmouth community Chancellor Helm and Provost Karim react to detention of two faculty members at Logan Airport
January 27, 2017 Professor Maureen Hall creates and endows scholarship for students to teach and study in India In memory of her parents, Dr. Maureen Hall established a scholarship for students and teachers to teach and learn overseas.
January 26, 2017 SouthCoast Food Security Forum UMass Dartmouth will host the SouthCoast Food Security Forum on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Charlton College of Business Learning Pavilion and Auditorium.
January 24, 2017 UMass Dartmouth scientists deploy new video system to survey Atlantic Cod population on the Stellwagen Bank fishing grounds School for Marine Science and Technology team aims to measure abundance, density, and size distribution to aid in management of the fishery
January 16, 2017 UMass Dartmouth welcomes Core Ensemble performance Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance January 27 7 p.m. event at Main Auditorium is free and open to the public
January 11, 2017 Chancellor letter: Looking backwards and forwards "We are starting a new semester and a new year."