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.
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.
New Bedford will be first for the Banner Project
Make Success Happen: Stay in School It is simple message to our youth and the focus of a campaign that celebrates the role of education in career success. The SouthCoast Education Compact will pilot the Banner Project with the New Bedford community this fall, highlighting the success of selected nominees who are making a significant contribution to New Bedford neighborhoods or to communities across the country.
Former chief White House floral decorator to speak
Former chief White House floral decorator Dottie Temple will be the featured speaker at a Sept. 19 coffee-hour benefit sponsored by the UMass Dartmouth Library Associates. The event will be held at 10 a.m. in the universitys Campus Center Sunset Room. Tickets are $15, and advance reservations are required. For tickets and information, call 508-995-3528.
UMass Dartmouth Set to Celebrate Annual Alumni Fall Festival
Alumni are invited to the Alumni Fall Festival celebration on October 8-9.
UMass Dartmouth retains top ranking among New England public universities
UMass Dartmouth retains top ranking among New England public universities The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth retained its top ranking among New England public universities and colleges in the 2005 edition of U.S. News & World Reports Americas Best Colleges released today.
UMass Dartmouth Star Store Building Recently Honored by Boston Society of Architects
Dartmouth, Massachusetts- The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's College of Visual and Performing Arts Star Store building in New Bedford has recently been recognized with The Boston Society of Architects' Citation Award in Higher Education Facilities Design and The AIA/SCUP Excellence in Planning Award for outstanding design.
UMass begins 40th year in Dartmouth
UMass begins 40th year in Dartmouth Breaking New Ground, Tradition of Innovation theme for 2004-2005 Renewed facilities, fireworks, music, new faculty to welcome back 8,300 students
UMass Dartmouth/Town of Dartmouth to host Labor Day fireworks and jazz concert
UMass Dartmouth/Town of Dartmouth to host Labor Day fireworks and jazz concert Community and University to join in celebration of a 40-year town/gown partnership The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and the Town of Dartmouth will join Sept. 6 in presenting a fireworks display and jazz concert to welcome students back to the campus and celebrate the strong partnership that exists between the community and the University.
Strategic Envirotechnology Partnership (STEP) Program
Strategic Envirotechnology Partnership (STEP) Program The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth today announced a request for proposal (RFP) for the FY05 STEP Program. The UMASS Dartmouth STEP Program funding for FY05 will be approximately $100,000, with individual awards of up to $20,000. Awards may be granted to UMASS faculty, other researchers or commercial enterprises. Past research topics have included air pollution control, industrial wastewater treatment, hazardous waste remediation, and pollution prevention.