Scholarship Created At UMD To Honor Local Business Leaders
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and Feitelberg Insurance jointly announced the creation of the Feitelberg/Abraham Scholarship program at the Dartmouth campus to recognize Joseph H. Feitelberg and Anthony J. Abraham for their many years of leadership and community services.
Umass Dartmouth Calls For Nominations For Drum Major Award In Honor Of Martin Luther King Jr.
Dartmouth, MA University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Chancellor Jean F. MacCormack announced that the University is presenting its first ?Drum Major Award? to memorialize the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The Drum Major Award will honor individuals who have made significant contributions toward realizing Dr. King?s dream of equality, social justice, and peace. In one of his more famous sermons, Dr. King said, ??say that I was a drum major for justice?for peace?for righteousness.?
Umass Dartmouth Chosen To Participate In 2005 Solar Decathalon; Kick-Off Event Scheduled
Dartmouth, MA The National Renewable Energy Laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy has chosen the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth to participate in the 2005 Solar Decathlon. A kick-off event was held Wednesday, October 22, 2003 at 1:30 p.m. in room 308 (third floor) of the UMass Dartmouth Foster Administration building. The UMass Dartmouth Chancellor, the Executive Director of Washington D.C. Habitat for Humanity, a representative of the Massachusetts Renewable Energy Trust, a Department of Energy representative, representatives of national sponsors for the Solar Decathlon (such as Home Depot), and elected officials were in attendance.
Two Umass Dartmouth Alumnae Featured In 'Natural Forces' Art Show
Dartmouth, MA/Maynard, MA Catherine Carter and Cheryl Clinton, two University of Massachusetts Dartmouth alumna, are featured in the "Natural Forces: Three Artists Experience the Landscape" exhibit, October 22-November 21, 2003 at the Art Space-Maynard Gallery (Maynard, MA).
Umass Dartmouth Hillel Hosts Celebration Of Peace
UMASS DARTMOUTH HILLEL HOSTS CELEBRATION OF PEACE Dartmouth, MA?Please join the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Hillel in the Shalom Sukkah between Group 6 and the Library on Thursday, October 16 at 4:00 p.m. for a Celebration of Peace.
Local Artist Featured On Cbs Sunday Morning
The broadcast, entitled "From Espionage to Art," presented a profile of Magnan, his wife Mary, and his sculptures. Correspondent Anthony Mason focused on what people undertake after retirement, specifically his transition from government to art, and the cancer exhibit the Magnans created after Mary?s ovarian cancer diagnosis.
See The Stars At Umass Dartmouth Observatory
Dartmouth, MA-Get up close and personal with the stars. Weather permitting, the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Observatory will be open for public viewing of the night sky on select Monday evenings. Unless otherwise noted, the viewings will begin at 7:30 p.m. on September 29, October 20, November 17, December 1, January 26, February 23, March 22, April 26 (at 8:30 p.m.) and May 10 (at 8:30 p.m.).
Umass Dartmouth Faculty Member Wins Music's Ascap Award
James Bohn received his Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1992. He received his Master's degree from the University of Illinois a year later where he, in the spring of 1997, completed his D.M.A. He currently teaches Music Technology and Music Theory at UMass Dartmouth.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholar Joins Umass Dartmouth Mfa Fine Arts Program
Dartmouth, MA-Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship student Jacquelyn M. Singer (New Columbia, PA) has joined the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in the Masters in Fine Arts (MFA) program, part of the College of Visual and Performing Arts. She previously attended the Maryland Institute College of Art (Baltimore, MD), where she earned a B.F.A. in painting.
Umass Dartmouth Offers Algebra Course For 7th, 8th, & 9th Grade Students
The University of Massachusetts Division of Professional & Continuing Education will offer a unique, non-credit course, Algebra for All, designed for middle school students interested in improving or enhancing their algebra skills. Students who are already doing well in their math classes, as well as students who are having difficulty understanding the foundations of algebra, are invited to enroll.