Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass professor receives grant to study ‘robot therapists’

By David Barnstone

September 18, 2012

Stroke victims face a difficult and expensive road to recovery that is mentally and physically straining, but there may be a new answer according to one University of Massachusetts researcher: robots. Because therapists are...

Swinford Comments on UMass Master Plan

By Vickie Palmatier

September 18, 2012

Imagine this: a campus with wide pathways, beautiful views, state-of-the-art buildings, plenty of parking and sunny green areas dispersed throughout, filled with students enjoying the sun. Well, that’s all in the master plan for the University of Massachusetts....