International Relations


Share |

UMass Amherst- Research Opportunity Supports Critical Thinker

Helena TayeAwards like the LeBovidge Undergraduate Research Scholarship recognize the importance of giving undergraduates special opportunities to work with faculty. Stipends, funded by Alan LeBovidge '64 (economics) and his wife Carol, support 10 hours a week of substantive research assistance on a semester-long research project. This past spring five students received these scholarships. Among them was Helena Taye '11 (political science) whose project this fall will focus on sub-Saharan Africa with Professor John Brigham. More...