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UMass Main News Office

  • Doctoral Oral Exams for July 13–17
    The Graduate Dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates. All exams will be held via video conferencing. Contact the department for online meeti …
  • A Message from the Provost about the Fall Reopening Plan
    John McCarthy, provost and senior vice chancellor for academic affairs, recently sent a message outlining details involving essential face-to-face instruction, the academic calendar and support for th …
  • Fall Reopening Information for Staff
    Following Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy’s announcement of the Fall Reopening Plan, Bill Brady, vice chancellor and chief human resources officer, sent an email to university staff, providing informatio …
  • Returning to Campus Fall 2020: The UMass Agreement
    This week, Chancellor Subbaswamy shared his reopening plan for the fall 2020 semester. The report and the included FAQs provide a sense of what life on campus will be like in the fall, and more inform …
  • Pobezinsky Receives NIH Grant to Investigate RNA and T-cells
    Immunologist Leonid Pobezinsky, veterinary and animal sciences, recently received a five-year, $2.7 million grant from the NIH’s National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases to study special …

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