The event was the third debate held by University Union for the spring semester.
Open source textbooks would only cost students the amount necessary to print them, according to Matthew Martin, coordinator of MassPIRG’s Affordable Textbooks Campaign.
UMass reinstated the conference one day after an email from Provost Katherine Newman announced its cancellation.
UMass administrators and faculty members outline actions taken to increase diversity and inclusion at forum
Recruitment in cities in Massachusetts and implementation of general education classes focused on race discussed at forum.
Heading into discussion on diversity and inclusion Thursday evening, UMass students want more action
After two sessions, one held by administrators and one held by student groups, Chantal Lima Barbosa and Zareb Noel said they especially want to see an improvement in recruitment efforts and results.
Jennifer Ryan, a local host, calls the program “a great way to make connections.”
Administration lays out plans for development of improved pay processing, but does not set any deadlines.
Students present demands and tap administrators for answers, additional information at ‘answering session’
At the two-and-a-half-hour meeting, Kumble Subbaswamy, Katherine Newman and other administrators responded to concerns and suggestions from attendees.
Administration agrees to ‘answering session’
The Graduate Employee Organization received official word from UMass more than a month after students complained they were not paid.
University administrators promise to give graduate student workers their pay increase on the next payday, as well as retroactive pay to those who did not receive a paycheck on the first payday.
New college and data science center have one UMass administrator hoping to turn the Pioneer Valley into the next Silicon Valley.