News: UMass in the News

October 11, 2017

A new institute for rare diseases research at UMass Medical School will build on the school's substantial accomplishments in the fields of gene therapy, RNA biology and RNAi technology.

October 6, 2017

Gov. Charlie Baker announced the funding with a visit to UMass Amherst's Institute for Applied Life Sciences and its Center for Personalized Health Monitoring.

October 3, 2017

A UMass Medical School alumna and her husband have made the single largest donation in school history, pledging $2 million to advance ALS and neuroscience research.

October 2, 2017

The first UMass Lowell satellite campus is open in Haverhill and about 75 students already are enrolled in night classes.

October 2, 2017

Eric Mitnick has been named dean of the UMass School of Law after leading the commonwealth's only public law school to American Bar Association accreditation as interim dean.