"Kids are really emotional without naps, and they're hypersensitive to emotional stimuli," says UMass Amherst neuroscientist Rebecca Spencer.
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David Cash, dean of UMass Boston's McCormack Graduate School and co-author of a new Sustainable Solutions Lab report, says zoning laws and building codes need to be revamped.
The UMass Lowell Chancellor's Speaker Series welcomes Oprah Winfrey to campus on Nov. 15 to raise money for student scholarships.
With the five-year, $3 million grant, an interdisciplinary team from four UMass Amherst colleges will focus on collaboration to foster equity for women and male faculty of color in science and engineering fields.
Thanks to the generosity of its employees and students, UMass Medical School has awarded classroom enrichment mini-grants totaling $38,000 to 27 teachers in the Worcester Public Schools North Quadrant.