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Doctoral Oral Exams for Nov. 26-30

The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Bryan Salas-Santiago, Ph.D., Microbiology, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 1 p…
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New Pass it on Book Circle Forming

Calling all readers: Have you ever wondered what the phrase “hidden bias” means? Or how such biases might affect your everyday life? Join a new book circle for faculty and staff to read “Blindspot: H…
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Faculty, Staff, Retirees Offered Discount Hockey Tickets vs. UNH

Faculty, staff and retirees are invited to take advantage of a special $5 buy-one-get-one-free ticket package to watch fourth-ranked Minuteman hockey take on New Hampshire on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m…
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Donation Drive to Gather Food, Household Items for Students in Need

The annual Donation Drive to support the Student Food Pantry and the Student Care Supply Closet will be underway Monday-Friday from Nov. 26-Dec. 7. Help students experiencing food and financial insec…
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Have a ‘Cuppa’ Joe with Paul’ at Olver Design Building

Amherst Town Manager Paul Bockelman invites the public to join him at the Post & Bean Cafe in the John W. Olver Design Building on Friday, Nov. 16 from 8:30-10 a.m. to discuss issues concerning the t…
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UMass Engineers Make Crossbar Arrays of the Smallest Memristors

AMHERST, Mass. – A research team at the University of Massachusetts Amherst says it has developed a promising building block for the next generation of nonvolatile random-access memory, artificial ne…
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Annual Holiday Plant Sale Set for Nov.16, 30

Landscape Management’s annual Holiday Plant Sale will take place on Friday, Nov. 16 and Friday, Nov. 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Campus Center Concourse. Choose from a variety of blooming and gr…
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Emergency Closing and Snow-Related Policies Distributed

Emergency closing and snow-related policies are being distributed this week to all faculty, staff and students. As winter approaches, all members of the campus community should know how to obtain inf…
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Five Colleges, PVTA, Towns Reach Agreement to Increase Bus Payments

A proposal by the Five College Consortium to increase its annual payment to the Pioneer Valley Transit Authority by a total of $250,000 over the next four years has been accepted by PVTA and area mun…
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Choirs to Combine for 2nd Annual ‘Holiday Card to Amherst’

The UMass Amherst Chamber Choir, Chorale and Women’s Choir will present the 2nd annual “Holiday Card to Amherst” performance on Saturday, Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall.  Bu…
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No Inside UMass Newsletter Nov. 22

Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be no Inside UMass newsletter on Thursday, Nov. 22. Publication will resume on Nov. 29.
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Alumna Rachael Rollins Elected District Attorney of Suffolk County

Rachael Rollins, a 1994 graduate, was elected district attorney of Suffolk County on Nov. 6. She will become the first black woman to serve as district attorney in Massachusetts and the first woman D…
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Clinics, Performances, Astronaut to Highlight Western Massachusetts Flute Day

The department of music and dance will host its third annual Western Massachusetts Flute Day, coordinated by flute faculty member Cobus du Toit, on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. in the Music Wi…
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UMass Amherst Team Works with Alaska Native Villages for Suicide Prevention

AMHERST, Mass. – As the nights grow longer and winter settles in across the north, a team of health researchers is using a “community mobilization” approach to translate research into practice for an…
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Gubitosi Delivers Linguistic Association Presidential Address

Patricia Gubitosi, associate professor in the department of languages, literatures and cultures, gave the presidential address at the 47th meeting of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest (LASS…
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