March 4, 2002 Performing Arts Series features diverse spring events Grand Derangement will bring its fusions of traditional Acadian music, rock, jazz, and Louisiana and Irish Celtic rhythms to the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth main auditorium stage on Friday, April 5, at 8 p.m.
March 3, 2002 Antiques and Books Appraisal Day is March 3 at UMD Library Antiques and Books Appraisal Day is March 3 at UMD Library
February 27, 2002 IMPACT New England announces seminar programs IMPACT New England at the Center for Teaching and Learning will offer a lecture entitled, "The History of Intelligence and The Policies and Practices of American Schools," presented by Dr. Greg Ciardi on Monday, March 4, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. The program, part of the E3-"Efficacy, Equity and Expectations," Leadership Seminar Series will take place in the Conference Dining Room, with parking available in lot 5.
February 25, 2002 Film Series continues at UMD with "The Last September" "The Last September," a 1999 Irish film directed by Deborah Warner, will be shown on Friday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m. in room 153 of the College of Visual and Performing Arts Building at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Parking is available in lot 8/9.
February 25, 2002 Ph.D. degree from UMass Dartmouth, UMass Lowell Westport resident Brian Blanchette, son of Norman T. and Freida A. Blanchette, is the first recipient of the joint Ph.D. degree between the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at UMass Dartmouth and the Department of Chemistry at UMass Lowell.
February 22, 2002 Nominations sought for The Jonathan Waxler Memorial Prize for Social Justice Individuals who have exhibited a dedication to social activism are eligible to receive the Jonathan Waxler Memorial Prize for Social Justice. In 1995, friends and colleagues of Robert and Linda Waxler, in memory of their son, established the $500 annual award
February 21, 2002 Women's Seder scheduled March 7 at UMass Dartmouth The Third Annual Women's Seder: An Interfaith Event for World Peace and Understanding will be held on Thursday, March 4 p.m. in the Conference Dining Room at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Parking is in lots 5 and 6.
February 21, 2002 Using Films in the Foreign Language Classroom The UMass Dartmouth Department of Foreign Literature and Languages will sponsor a presentation by Professor Anne-Christine Rice entitled, "Using Films in the Foreign Language Classroom," on Friday, March 1, from 3-4 p.m. The talk will be held in the Liberal Arts and Business Building, room 209, with parking in lots 1 or 2.
February 20, 2002 `Journey to a Hate Free Millennium' film and presentation A free program entitled, `Journey to a Hate Free Millennium' will feature a documentary viewing and talk by filmmaker Brent Scarpo in the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth main auditorium on Monday, October 29 at 7 p.m.
February 20, 2002 Eisteddfod, fireworks, among public events during UMass Dartmouth's 2001 Homecoming Weekend A reunion of Eisteddfod Festival performers and friends as well as a re-scheduled Community Appreciation Day will be highlights at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Alumni Association's Homecoming Weekend, October 19-21.