The longtime softball coach at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst has died. Elaine Sortino died Sunday after an almost two-year battle with cancer. She was 64.
President Barack Obama has named a computer scientist at UMass-Amherst a Presidential Innovation Fellow for her pioneering work designing intuitive tutoring software for students.
Officials at UMass-Amherst are reporting a malware program has potentially exposed the private health information of clients at a University clinic.
A tropical vegetable from Central America is beginning to make its way onto a growing number of farms and kitchen tables across New England, thanks to a UMass-Amherst research project.
After a twenty-year absence, U-Mass-Amherst is re-establishing an Upward Bound program for high school students in Springfield with help from a nearly $1.25 million federal education grant.
UMass President Robert Caret and in-coming Amherst Chancellor Kumble Subbaswammy were in Springfield today (Monday) to greet the city’s elected and business leaders.