September 1, 2004 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.
August 26, 2004 Ram Dass Lecture at UMASS Dartmouth September 6 The Center for Indic Studies and The Ora M. DeJesus Gerontology Center of UMASS Dartmouth proudly present RAM DASS, in a special lecture, "Embracing Aging, Changing, & Dying," Labor Day, September 6 at 2-4:30 p.m. Tickets are available at all Strawberries locations or by contacting Alexis McLaughlin at The Ora M. DeJesus Gerontology Center 508.999.8843 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. General Admission $15, UMD Staff $10 (ID required at door), Student/Senior $7.50 (ID required at door)
August 23, 2004 Second Half Lifelong Learning @ 50 + Program to Host Open House Sept 8 for Study Groups The Second Half Life Long Learning @ 50 + program will host an open house Wednesday, Sept. 8 at 1 p.m., at the UMass Center for Professional and Continuing Education, 139 South Main Street, Fall River. The facility is located in the former Cherry and Webb Building, first floor.
August 23, 2004 Summer school for teachers and UMass Dartmouth faculty Over 40 K-12 teachers and administrators from the Carver and Wareham school districts will join with professors from the UMass Dartmouth Center for Educational Advancement next week in an innovative and comprehensive effort to improve math education.
July 29, 2004 University Art Gallery Exhibition Features Jewish Religion And Life In 17th & 18th Century Europea DARTMOUTH, MA. The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth College of Visual and Performing Arts will feature an extraordinary exhibition of rare prints entitled 'Tabernacle, Temple, King, Adulteress: Depictions of Jewish Religion and Life in 17th and 18th Century European Prints' in the University Art Gallery located in downtown New Bedford. The exhibition is free and open for viewing all summer until September 9th.
July 28, 2004 7th Annual UMD College Of Nursing Golf Tournament DARTMOUTH, MA. - The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth chapter of Theta Kappa Chapter Honor Society in the College of Nursing announced that it will be holding its 7th annual fundraising Golf Tournament on Sunday, September 12. The tournament will be held at the Bay Pointe Country Club, in Onset, Massachusetts.
July 19, 2004 Umass Dartmouth Library Associates Elect New Officers And Make Donation DARTMOUTH, MA.- The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Library Associates elected officers for the upcoming academic year and donated $7,000 to the University Library. Dr. Mel Yoken, the Associates immediate past president, presented the check to Library Dean Ann Montgomery Smith at the organizations annual meeting, which featured a talk by Robert Manning, lifelong journalist and former editor of The Atlantic Monthly.
July 19, 2004 Leadership Southcoast Program Extends Application Deadline Leadership SouthCoast is sponsoring a year-long leadership institute for regional executives and business leaders that have relocated to the area. A two-day retreat will kick off the program Thursday and Friday, September 9 and 10, followed by nine full-day, once-a-month sessions. Leadership SouthCoast has extended the deadline for applications until Wednesday, July 21, 2004, 5:00 pm.
July 19, 2004 $400,000 Navy Grant Funds Ocean Turbulence Research At SMAST DARTMOUTH, MA. - Armed with a free-swimming submersible robot, a University of Massachusetts Dartmouth oceanographer at the School of Marine Sciences and Technology (SMAST) is embarking on a three-year study of the elusive relationship between small-scale water movements and small-scale ocean life.
July 2, 2004 UMass Dartmouth Postpones Fireworks until Fall UMASS DARTMOUTH CANCELS NBSO POPS CONCERT & FIREWORKS DISPLAY DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER FORECAST; POSTPONED UNTIL THE FALL