Statement of the UMass Dartmouth Faculty Regarding the Executive Order “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States”
The following statement was approved by the UMass Dartmouth Faculty Senate at its February 13, 2017 meeting.
Area UMass Dartmouth students deliver 2,000 pounds of basic need supplies to Haiti
Share Esperanza, a UMass Dartmouth student organization, collected and delivered 2,096 pounds of basic need supplies, including personal care packages, food, water, clothing, and school supplies to the la Plaine region of Haiti in January.
UMass Dartmouth professor wins grant to develop new course on the role of Islam in shaping the political landscape of the Middle East
University of Notre Dame-based Global Religion Research Initiative program designed to promote understanding of the role of religion in the lives of individuals and societies worldwide
Q&A: UMass Law professor on immigration executive order
President Trump's Executive Order banning immigration from seven countries has been contested in federal courts here in Massachusetts and several others. The order has left thousands of visa-holders in limbo, and has left universities and companies across the country considering the impacts. UMass Law Professor Irene Scharf directs the UMass Law Immigration Clinic and has been teaching and practicing immigration law since the 1970s. Here are her responses to two questions on the issue:
National Science Foundation awards UMass Dartmouth professor $778,770 to advance science education for English language learners
NSF CAREER Award designed to support promising young scientists
Chancellor Helm reaffirms university commitment to a "safe and welcoming environment"
Statement reiterates policies and values related to diversity
Statement from professors Mazdak Tootkaboni and Arghavan Louhghalam
These faculty members are scholars in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
A message to the UMass Dartmouth community
Chancellor Helm and Provost Karim react to detention of two faculty members at Logan Airport
Professor Maureen Hall creates and endows scholarship for students to teach and study in India
In memory of her parents, Dr. Maureen Hall established a scholarship for students and teachers to teach and learn overseas.
SouthCoast Food Security Forum
UMass Dartmouth will host the SouthCoast Food Security Forum on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Charlton College of Business Learning Pavilion and Auditorium.