News & Announcements Archive

Chancellor Announces Postponement of Commencement

Commencement, which was scheduled for Friday, May 8th, and all commencement weekend activities, will be postponed because of the ongoing prohibition of large gatherings and our own efforts to mitigate the spread of coronavirus/COVID-19.   Read more »

UMass Amherst Suspends all in-person classes through the end of the Spring 2020 Semester

On Friday, March 13 Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy announced, “As efforts across the state, the nation, and the world to contain the coronavirus COVID-19 continue to intensify, today I am announcing that UMass Amherst will suspend all in-person classes, including laboratory, studio, capstone, and graduate courses, until the end of the semester.”   Read more »

Graduate Seminars have been cancelled

Graduate Seminars for the remainder of the semester have been cancelled.   Read more »

Bay State Livestock Classic Cancelled

The Bay State Livestock Classic scheduled for Saturday, April 4 has been cancelled.   Read more »

University of Massachusetts Amherst welcomes baby goats to campus

Jackson Cote of MassLive noticed our baby goats on the goat management facebook page and shared them on MassLive.   Read more »

UMass NESA Team competes at UNH

The UMass NESA team participated in the annual competetion hosted this year by the University of New Hampshire on Saturday, February, 15.   Read more »

Life Science Career Panel - March 4

Janet Bordwin, M.Ed, Director, Career & Professional Development Center for the College of Natural Sciences is hosting a Life Sciences Career Panel on Wed, March 4 at 5:30pm in Morrill I room N-375.   Read more »

UMass Veterinary Technology program will host an open house on the UMass-Mt. Ida Campus on March 7

On March 7, 2020 the UMass Veterinary Technology program will host an open house on the UMass-Mt. Ida Campus.   Read more »

Wei Cui Receives Grant from National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Dr. Cui has recently been awarded an R21 grant (R21HD098686) from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development of NIH to improve the pre-implantation IVF embryo culture by providing a biomimetic microenvironment.   Read more »

VASCI Seeks Animal Science Lecturer

The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (VASCI) at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst invites applications for a non-tenure track, calendar-year (12 month) Lecturer position.   Read more »