Five outstanding UMass faculty have been awarded the 2017 Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching for their exemplary dedication to students.
UMass ranked No. 36 among universities worldwide for patents awarded.
With nearly 18,000 students earning degrees this spring, UMass has graduated its largest class in history.
State Rep. Evandro Carvalho has dedicated his career to trying to make life better for hardworking families. A 2004 graduate of UMass Amherst, he says: “Being at UMass really was the beginning: it was the foundation of who I’ve become today.”
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