November 1, 2004 Maya Angelou To Speak At Umass Dartmouth Nov. 10 Update: Tickets are sold out; there will be no tickets available at the door for the November 10th Maya Angelou appearance. Maya Angelou, one of the great voices of contemporary literature, will speak at UMass Dartmouth on November 10 at the University's Tripp Athletic Center, beginning at 7 p.m.
November 1, 2004 UMass Dartmouth Calls For Nominations For Drum Major Award In Honor Of Martin Luther King Jr. UMass Dartmouth Chancellor Jean F. MacCormack announced that the University is accepting nominations for its annual "Drum Major Award".
October 26, 2004 UMass Announces 2004 Public Service Awards UMass Dartmouth's Clyde Barrow recognized Noting that public service is an essential component of the University of Massachusetts mission, President Jack M. Wilson today honored five UMass faculty members for their distinguished public service. The recipients of the awards for outstanding service to the citizens of the Commonwealth were: Professor Clyde Barrow, UMass-Dartmouth;Professor Robert Maloy, UMass-Amherst; Professor Tiffany Cunningham, UMass-Boston; Professor Stephanie Chalupka, UMass-Lowell; and Professor Joseph DiFranza, UMass-Worcester.
October 13, 2004 Past President of Brazil to be awarded honorary degree at UMass Dartmouth October 19 Past President of Brazil Dr. Fernando Henrique Cardoso, a powerful voice for human justice around the world, will speak at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and receive an honorary degree on Tuesday, October 19 at noon in the Universitys Library Browsing Area.
October 6, 2004 UMass Dartmouth physicist receives international honor UMass Dartmouth physicist receives international honor Among the top winners in the John Templeton Foundation 'Power of Purpose' awards UMass Dartmouth physics professor Alan Hirshfelds essay about 19th century scientist Michael Faraday was among the top five winners of the prestigious John Templeton Foundation Power of Purpose awards announced recently.
September 28, 2004 Rock the Vote WHAT: Rock the Vote Concert WHERE: UMass Dartmouth Veteran's Memorial Ampitheatre WHEN: Friday, September 24th, 2004 TIME: 5pm 1am ABOUT: Rock the Vote is dedicated to protecting freedom of expression and empowering young people to change their world. This is a free event. (http://www.rockthevote.com/rtv_about.php)
September 27, 2004 Alumni Association's 31st annual awards brunch Saturday, Oct. 2 UMass Dartmouth Alumni Association to honor groundbreaking researcher, advertising firm owner, alumni volunteer and longtime campus chancellor aide 31st annual brunch part of Leadership Weekend at University The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Alumni Association's 31st annual awards brunch will be held Saturday, Oct. 2 and celebrate the commitment of four individuals to service through science, business, volunteerism and higher education. The brunch will be held in the Campus Center Commuter Cafe, beginning at 10:30 a.m.
September 20, 2004 Leadership Weekend at UMass Dartmouth October 1-2 Leadership Weekend at UMass Dartmouth October 1-2 Events to include ribbon-cutting for new Charlton College of Business building, honoring of past presidents/chancellors, UMass leadership dinner celebration
September 16, 2004 The New Bedford Cabinet of Natural History Exhibition and Opening reception on September 25 The University Art Gallery will be presenting the project exhibition, The New Bedford Cabinet of Natural History, from September 25 through January 13, 2005. Gallery Director Lasse B. Antonsen will give a slide presentation, Cabinets of Natural History and Contemporary Art, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 25. The presentation will be followed by the opening reception, from 3-5 p.m. The University Art Gallery is located at 715 Purchase Street, in the renovated Star Store building in downtown New Bedford. The gallery is open daily from 9 a.m. 6 p.m. All events and exhibitions are free and open to the public.
September 13, 2004 Press Release: Wall of Scholarship The Wall of Scholarship will showcase some of the scholarly and creative talents of university faculty and staff, past and present.