September 18, 2002 The Ora M. De Jesus Memorial Lecture at UMass Dartmouth is September 18 The Gerontological Society of Southeastern New England and the UMass Gerontology Center will present Assistant District Attorney Bernard H. Herman who will speak on September 18 on the topic "Facts and Myths about the Graying of America."The public is invited to attend.
September 17, 2002 U.S. News and World Report U.S. News and World Report ranks the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth as a Top Public Master's Level University in the North, according to its annual survey of America's Best Colleges.
September 12, 2002 Star Store University Art Gallery The exhibition, Frank Stella's Moby Dick: The Waves 1985-89, will be open to the public from Thursday, September 12 -- 5-9 PM during the AHA! Night celebration -- and will continue through October 19. The gallery is located on 715 Purchase Street and open Monday-Saturday from 2-5 PM, closed Sunday. All exhibitions and events are free and open to the public.
September 5, 2002 SMAST scallop research resumes aboard F/V Liberty of New Bedford Eight researchers and students from the School for Marine Science and Technology (SMAST) at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth set sail on September 5, 2002 on their second scientific cruise of the season with the F/V Liberty.
September 4, 2002 International friendship family pumpkin carving party at International friendship family pumpkin carving party at UMass Dartmouth October 27
September 1, 2002 Jimmy Tingle featured in new UMass Dartmouth radio commercials Jimmy Tingle, comedian, political commentator and UMD alumnus, featured in new UMass Dartmouth radio commercials When Jimmy Tingle graduated from UMass Dartmouth, he never dreamed he'd have a career in stand up comedy or would one day work as a humorist and commentator for '60 Minutes II.' But, that's the great thing about a good education. It helps you to reach goals beyond your dreams.
September 1, 2002 UMass Dartmouth Homecoming Weekend is Oct. 4, 5, and 6 The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth will welcome alumni back to campus for Homecoming Weekend 2002 on October 4, 5, and 6.
August 24, 2002 Senator Paul Simon to speak on language at UMass Dartmouth on Sept. 24 The Honorable Paul Simon, retired senator from Illinois, will speak on foreign languages at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth on September 24
August 21, 2002 UMass Dartmouth opens Professional and Continuing Education Center in Fall River The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's new Professional and Continuing Education Center in Fall River will open this September at 139 South Main Street in the former Cherry & Webb building. Open houses at the center will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. August 26 and 27. Call 508-678-3636, or stop by the Professional and Continuing Education Center.
August 5, 2002 Writing about Grief: September 11 perspective What: Writing about Grief: September 11 perspective Who: Dr. Mary Hallet, Assistant Professor of English and Director of First Year English, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Contacts: Dr. Hallet's UMass Dartmouth office: 508/ 999-8291, or contact News director Maeve Hickok at 508/999-8765.