News: UMass in the News

January 11, 2019

UMass Medical School's Opioid Safe-prescribing Training Immersion program features a series of simulated clinical encounters with 'standardized' patients, who are actors portraying patients, and students who are teamed up for an assessment.

January 9, 2019

Geoscientists at UMass Amherst have deployed a new technique to reconstruct the longest and highest-resolution climate record for the Northeastern United States. 

December 20, 2018

The Born to Run Foundation, started by UMass Lowell student-athlete Noelle Lambert, donated its first prosthetic limb Wednesday.

December 13, 2018

UMass Medical School will receive funding from Gilbert Family Foundation's $12 million gene therapy initiative to address the underlying cause of neurofibromatosis type 1.

December 11, 2018

Designed to ensure a smooth and successful transition from Bristol Community College to UMass Dartmouth, The Plus Program: Bristol + UMassD will provide high-quality, affordable associate and bachelor’s degree opportunities for students looking to enroll in a full-time, day program or those who want to earn a degree online.