UMass System Rated one of the 50 Best Universities in the World
The Times of London has ranked the UMass system as the 45th best university in the world and the 20th best in the United States.
UMass Dartmouth receives $5.8 million in federal funds for marine and textile sciences
Senators Edward Kennedy and John Kerry and Congressman Barney Frank have announced that the omnibus spending bill passed recently by Congress includes more than $5.8 million in federal funds for the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth programs that will benefit southeastern Massachusetts.
UMass Dartmouth Professor Receives Conservation Award
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Professor Kevin Stokesbury received the 2004 Belding Award for marine resource conservation Thursday in a ceremony at the Advanced Technology and Manufacturing Center in Fall River.
Javanese Gamelan Music Featured At UMass Dartmouth December 16
Javanese Gamelan Music will be featured At UMass Dartmouth on December 16. World renowned composer I. M. Harjito will direct the concert of Indonesian music. Guest artists will include Srihadeni Harjito, Triwik Harjito, Joseph Getter, Chris Miller, and Marc Perlman. The event is sponsored by the Music Department and the College of Visual and Performing Arts.
John Magnan's exhibit, Body Image, Body Essence, is raising ovarian cancer awareness
John Magnan's exhibit, Body Image, Body Essence, is raising ovarian cancer awareness. The art symbolizes subtle and obvious changes women experience during ovarian cancer diagnosis and treatment.
A Journey through the Diversiland of India
The UMass Dartmouth Center for Indic Studies, in cooperation with the UMass Dartmouth Library Associates, will present A Journey through the Diversiland of India at 2 p.m. on December 5. The program will be held in the Library's first floor Browsing Area.
Maya Angelou To Speak At Umass Dartmouth Nov. 10
Update: Tickets are sold out; there will be no tickets available at the door for the November 10th Maya Angelou appearance. Maya Angelou, one of the great voices of contemporary literature, will speak at UMass Dartmouth on November 10 at the University's Tripp Athletic Center, beginning at 7 p.m.
UMass Dartmouth Calls For Nominations For Drum Major Award In Honor Of Martin Luther King Jr.
UMass Dartmouth Chancellor Jean F. MacCormack announced that the University is accepting nominations for its annual "Drum Major Award".
UMass Announces 2004 Public Service Awards
UMass Dartmouth's Clyde Barrow recognized Noting that public service is an essential component of the University of Massachusetts mission, President Jack M. Wilson today honored five UMass faculty members for their distinguished public service. The recipients of the awards for outstanding service to the citizens of the Commonwealth were: Professor Clyde Barrow, UMass-Dartmouth;Professor Robert Maloy, UMass-Amherst; Professor Tiffany Cunningham, UMass-Boston; Professor Stephanie Chalupka, UMass-Lowell; and Professor Joseph DiFranza, UMass-Worcester.
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.