News & Announcements Archive


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Grand Champion and trophy winner was Anna De La Cruz.Fall 2019 Poultry Show

The Poultry Show is a culmination of a semester’s worth of chicken training, and aims to test the students’ handling and knowledge of poultry.   Read more »

Morgane Golan Recognized as Rising Researcher

The Rising Researcher program celebrates undergraduate students who excel in research, scholarship, or creative activity. It is awarded in recognition of their demonstrated ingenuity and impact in their fields of study.   Read more »

Bioanalytical Chemist is Inventing New DNA-based Probes

Assistant professor Mingxu You, chemistry, recently received a five-year, $1.9 million NIH Maximizing Investigators’ Research Award (MIRA) to fund his research in developing new tools – DNA-based probes – to quantify intercellular mechanical forces and understand a variety of mechano-sensitive cell signaling events at the molecular level.   Read more »

UMass Amherst-led Cross-disciplinary Research Examines Fertility Impacts of Male Environmental Exposure

A cross-disciplinary team of scientists, led by University of Massachusetts Amherst environmental epigeneticist Richard Pilsner, will use a three-year, $1.6 million grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) to expand research into the impact of phthalate exposure on male fertility.   Read more »

VASCI is seeking Tenure Track Assistant Professor in the thematic area of "Engineering Immune Responses"

The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (VASCI) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position with the goal of preventing the establishment of disease, developing treatments for existing diseases or creating conditions that improve human and animal health.   Read more »

Barbara OsborneBarbara Osborne, PhD Appointed Distinguished Professor

Barbara Osborne has been appointed a Distinguished Professor by the UMass Board of Trustees.   Read more »

Constance AngelouConstance Angelou wins American Association of Immunologists Young Investigator Award

The Young Investigator Award of the American Association of Immunologists was awarded to Constance Angelou, PhD ’22 at the annual New England Immunology Conference held at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts on October 12 and 13, 2019.   Read more »

Lab Technician Positions in Tremblay Lab

The Tremblay lab at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst is seeking a full (40 hr/week) and a part time (20hr/week) individual to serve as lab technicians.   Read more »

New Vet Tech Major Information Session

Amy Rubin, DVM, director of the new Veterinary Techonolgy Program will hold an Information Session about the program for current students on Wednesday, October 30, 5:30-6:45pm in Morrill2 room 222.   Read more »