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Students from a local university are putting in the effort to keep their classmates from going hungry. Two seniors at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth are organizing a university food pantry at a nearby church.


Sacra has been working at Elwa Hospital in Monrovia, Liberia for 19 years. This year he found himself at the forefront of the Ebola crisis in West Africa while structuring the hospitals response to this critical need.


A degree in health and physical fitness education prepares students for a career assisting others in recreation centers, schools, resorts, health clubs and more. As people continue to place emphasis on the importance of fitness, career opportunities are becoming more readily available


A University of Massachusetts Amherst researcher has received a $4.1 million Environmental Protection Agency grant to create a national research center aimed at assisting small-sized drinking water systems.


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