July 8, 2002 Prof. Ellen Christian receives Yvonne Sandstroem award Professor Ellen Christian, chairperson of the Department of Adult & Child Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, is the recipient of the Yvonne Sandstroem Service Award. She was presented the award at a recent Faculty Senate meeting.
July 8, 2002 Latoya Wilson and Joseph Almeida to represent Upward Bound Program Ms. Latoya Wilson, a junior at New Bedford High School, was selected to represent the UMass Dartmouth Upward Bound Program at the 13th Annual National Student Leadership Congress in Washington, DC, from June 8-13, 2002. The event is sponsored by the Council for Opportunity in Education (COE)
July 8, 2002 Upward Bound alumnus Dr. Patricia Andrade to receive award Dr. Patricia Andrade, a local surgeon and chairwoman of the New Bedford Board of Public Health, has been selected by the Council on Opportunity in Education (COE) to receive a National TRIO Achievers Award.
July 8, 2002 Management students win national simulations competition UMass Dartmouth seniors David Crouy of LaGarenne-Colombes, France and Peter Landolfi of Sharon won the Foundation Challenge Finals, a Management Simulations Incorporated national competition.
July 1, 2002 UMass Dartmouth students return to campus UMass Dartmouth students return to campus September 1 and 2, start classes on September 3. University prepares to make them welcome and offers new programs
July 1, 2002 Alumni Association elects board of directors UMass Dartmouth Alumni Association elects board of directors- Announced at Annual Board Meeting on June 25, 2002 The Alumni Association of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth has elected a slate of directors, as well as new officers who will serve 3 year terms beginning on July 1, 2002. The board of directors guides the Alumni Association in its work supporting the university's 30,000 alumni as well as its students, academic, cultural and regional economic outreach mission, according to Alumni Director Donald A. Berube, Esq. 84.
July 1, 2002 UMass Dartmouth Alumni Association elects board of directors- Announced at Annual Board Meeting The Alumni Association of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth has elected a slate of directors, as well as new officers who will serve 3 year terms beginning on July 1, 2002.
June 20, 2002 Worker's Education Program at UMass Dartmouth to honor 250 The Workers Education Program of the Arnold M. Dubin Labor Education Center at UMass Dartmouth will honor 250 men and women who have successfully participated in Adult Basic Education, ESOL, ABE, Pre-GED, GED, and Citizenship classes. The 17th annual Recognition Celebration will be held on Friday, June 21, at 7:00 PM at the United Fishermen Club in New Bedford.
June 20, 2002 Biennial World Association for Vedic Studies (WAVES) Conference at UMD Biennial World Association for Vedic Studies (WAVES) Conference at UMD July 12-14,2002 The Center for Indic Studies at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth will host the biennial World Association for Vedic Studies (WAVES) conference on July 12-14. This is the first time such a conference is being held in the New England area
June 13, 2002 Pops Concert and Fireworks The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth will hold its 2002 Independence Day Pops Concert and Fireworks on Wednesday, July 3.