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Feb 08, 2023
Creativity is the key to developing breakthrough products and services. In this dynamic webinar, creativity strategist and author Natalie Nixon will illuminate ways that creativity is vital for productivity, well-being, and competency in the future of work.
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Feb 19, 2023
Women for UMass (WFUM) is excited to welcome you out for a day of celebrating, engaging, and empowering women. Join alumnae family and friends to cheer on the UMass Women's Basketball team as they take on Davidson.
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Feb 02, 2023
Looking to realize your potential and find your courage? In this webinar, national speaker, author, and coach Candace Doby will take participants through three critical mindset shifts necessary to manage fear, activate personal courage, and take risks.
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Feb 07, 2023
Join Cape Cod alumni and friends for pizza and trivia.
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Mar 06, 2023
Join Cape Cod alumni and friends for pizza and trivia.
News
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The new program is expected to help address a substantial skills gap by training the next generation of engineers to lead the digital transformation of manufacturing.
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UMass Amherst has been found to have one of the lowest NOx levels in a recent investigation done by (ital)Reuters(ital). In 2009, UMass completed the construction of a $133 million gas-fired power plant to replace its old coal-fired facility. And, the campus is bout 90% below the national average of boilers and turbines powering the electric grid.
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Based on a list generated by the Web of Science database, a dozen UMass Amherst researchers have ranked in the top 1% of citations in their field.
Students exploring one of the vegetable gardens
Launched in 2013, Eureka! at UMass has been a  partnership involving the university, Girls Inc., and local schools, community colleges, and internship sites in western Massachusetts. The five-year STEM-based summer program for rising eighth-grade girls is designed to provide them with experience in science, technology, engineering, and math.
A full bike rack in front of the Integrated Sciences Building
The League of American Bicyclists, a grassroots advocacy organization, has named UMass Amherst as one of only eight universities in Massachusetts to receive Bike Friendly University (BFU) status.
MCormack Sport Management rankee No. 1
The Mark H. McCormack Department of Sport Management has been ranked the world’s No. 1 postgraduate sport management program by SportBusiness magazine.
Players Only entrance to Champions Center
UMass men's and women's basketball players introduce themselves at this year's Mullins Madness. Check out the photo gallery.
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UMass Amherst again ranks among the nation’s best public universities at No. 26—now among the 227 national public universities evaluated in the Best Colleges rankings, up from 209 universities listed last year.
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"UMass Amherst introduces the first-ever Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) conference—part of the university’s new Belonging@UMass initiative. "
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Get to know the leadership overseeing the Alumni Association’s efforts to advance and support alumni, students and the university.
Student testing center for COVID-19
"Starting Monday, August 1, University Health Services (UHS) will shift from unobserved PCR testing and make PCR tests available to those in the UMass community with symptoms or known exposures. Elective testing will be available for a $25 fee. All students, faculty, staff, and members of their households who need testing due to symptoms or COVID-19 exposure can visit UHS for a PCR test."
Space
Pope, who is predominantly focused on researching black holes, will be joined by three other UMass astronomers using this new telescope, and the images it provides, in their research.
UMass Amherst chancellor Subbaswamy smiling at commencement
In his tenure, UMass Amherst saw a meteoric rise in its national rank as a public institution, toping out at 25th in the nation. Subbaswamy also led the university through the uncertainty brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. He plans to officially retire in June 2023.
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The Credit Union has served the UMass community for over 55 years