Past President of Brazil to be awarded honorary degree at UMass Dartmouth October 19
Past President of Brazil Dr. Fernando Henrique Cardoso, a powerful voice for human justice around the world, will speak at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and receive an honorary degree on Tuesday, October 19 at noon in the Universitys Library Browsing Area.
UMass Dartmouth physicist receives international honor
UMass Dartmouth physicist receives international honor Among the top winners in the John Templeton Foundation 'Power of Purpose' awards UMass Dartmouth physics professor Alan Hirshfelds essay about 19th century scientist Michael Faraday was among the top five winners of the prestigious John Templeton Foundation Power of Purpose awards announced recently.
Rock the Vote
WHAT: Rock the Vote Concert WHERE: UMass Dartmouth Veteran's Memorial Ampitheatre WHEN: Friday, September 24th, 2004 TIME: 5pm 1am ABOUT: Rock the Vote is dedicated to protecting freedom of expression and empowering young people to change their world. This is a free event. (http://www.rockthevote.com/rtv_about.php)
Alumni Association's 31st annual awards brunch Saturday, Oct. 2
UMass Dartmouth Alumni Association to honor groundbreaking researcher, advertising firm owner, alumni volunteer and longtime campus chancellor aide 31st annual brunch part of Leadership Weekend at University The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Alumni Association's 31st annual awards brunch will be held Saturday, Oct. 2 and celebrate the commitment of four individuals to service through science, business, volunteerism and higher education. The brunch will be held in the Campus Center Commuter Cafe, beginning at 10:30 a.m.
Leadership Weekend at UMass Dartmouth October 1-2
Leadership Weekend at UMass Dartmouth October 1-2 Events to include ribbon-cutting for new Charlton College of Business building, honoring of past presidents/chancellors, UMass leadership dinner celebration
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.