Students attending the free event will also have transportation included and an excused absence from the University the day of the event.
The U.S. has a responsibility to help refugees fleeing problems that it helped to create.
The former governor allocated up to $5 million to support the creation of an Aeronautics Research, Development and Training Center at the Westover Airport in Chicopee.
The award is part of an effort to increase local housing supply and spark economic development.
Gov. Deval Patrick helps fund projects on and off campus through a bond bill.
UMass will receive $95 million from Massachusetts Life Sciences Center to fund life sciences projects and research.
The SGA met Monday night for a brief meeting that ratified the newly elected SGA officers and drew attention to important announcements for the campus community.
Governor Deval Patrick proposed his budget for the upcoming fiscal year, which included an increase in funding to UMass.
A crowd of nearly 1,000 packed the State House in Boston Thursday hoping to lobby legislators for more investment in public higher education.
Governor Deval Patrick has proposed a tax increase on candy, cigarettes and soda to possibly take effect in 2013.
Amherst was but one town affected by a powerful and rare October Nor’easter that bulldozed through the region on Saturday, dumping several inches of snow, toppling trees and leaving millions without power in its frosty path.
Lt. Gov. Tim Murray, D-Mass., made a pit-stop at UMass yesterday, speaking to a group of college Democrats.
Governor Deval Patrick appointed six new members and one reappointment to the UMass Board of Trustees last week.
Governor Deval Patrick declared a state of emergency for Massachusetts earlier today with the impending disastrous storm.
Deval Patrick beat out opponents Charlie Baker and Tim Cahill in a highly contentious race.
On Tuesday, Massachusetts voters will decide the state's next governor, voting between incumbent Deval Patrick, Republican Charlie Baker, Independent Tim Cahill and Green-Rainbow candidate Jill Stein.
Governor Deval Patrick and Congressman John Olver make their last strides towards re-election day in Holyoke on Saturday. Together, they visited the Construction Labor Local 596 and San Juan Bakery. Photography by Lindsey Davis.
Video of the Governor’s visit to UMass Amherst a few days prior to the election.
Governor Deval Patrick spoke to a crowd during his visit to UMass Thursday, the latest in a string of speeches pertaining to his tight bid for reelection
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