Kevin Harrington led a study using a Large Millimeter Telescope to discover galaxies so bright that they are described as “hyper-luminous” and “extremely luminous.”
Rachel Atcheson, director of campus outreach with the Humane League, a national farm animal protection organization, spoke to roughly 20 students Tuesday evening.
College Values Online recently ranked the UMass student farm as fifth among best sustainable college-run farms.
Volunteers helped clean up litter from Saturday’s UMass football tailgate near McGuirk Stadium.
HVAC and solar power usage in Holyoke will be tracked by new technologies.
The 2012 gang rape incident currently moving through the courts pushed UMass to implement more physical security renovations than policy changes.
The Office of Emergency Management held an active shooter training in Franklin Dining Commons as part of emergency response training Thursday.
The $52 million Design Building will eliminate some Lot 62 parking spots
UMass students volunteer with Engine Company 3 to support campus operations.
The initiative is promoting alternative recycling of food wrappers, which is becoming more prominent in University cafés.
Representatives from the UMass Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign were granted three minutes to speak at Wednesday’s meeting, but were disappointed with lack of access for students.
UMass looks for alternatives to small water system treatments with $4.1 million grant
Students warned about false advertising and lack of transparency during Monday lecture.
UMass will attempt to divert 90 percent of the waste from landfills at the next football game Wednesday night.
New initiative by the Interfraternity Council aims to clean up streets of Amherst and eliminate stereotypes about fraternities.
Experts presented research and findings to community and answered questions from audience.
Focus will go beyond sustainable planting and harvesting to examine energy and repopulation.
The nationwide event promotes the importance of sustainability in education on college campuses.
The multinational corporation has given the University a library of 3,500 plant tissues and cells.