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Six-year-old Ismo lived with a family his whole life but when one of his human relatives developed an allergy he was surrendered to the MSPCA-Angell adoption center in Boston, where he has been living for the last month.
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Subbaswamy said the primary responsibility of Feldman, currently dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, will be to coordinate and facilitate campus-wide quality enhancement efforts, which require collaboration across campus areas such as Academic Affairs, Student Affairs and Administration and Finance.
Resistant lice develop after they survive one round of treatment, then adapt to become stronger, and spread from scalp to scalp.
ADVICE TO PARENTS on college tours. "Keep your designs sub rosa, because the minute you say, 'I'd love to see you at UMass Amherst,' she'll set her heart on Sarah Lawrence.
Most head lice found in North America now carry a gene mutation that makes them resistant to standard over-the-counter treatments, a new study cautions.
A screenshot from the 5:45 minute video featuring UMass Professor Manisha Sinha on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.
The new University of Massachusetts Center at Springfield welcome center will open March 31 with the official opening of the satellite center in September.
UMass Amherst has retained WBZ-TV Security Analyst Ed Davis to help them crack down on out of control parties.
Holy shamrocks, where did the time go?! It seems spring, at least according to the calendar, is about a week away and St. Patrick's Day, though officially on Monday, is being celebrated nearly all month long.
The Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is ranked among the best part-time MBA programs in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report's Best Graduate Business Programs, which was released March 10. The Isenberg part-time MBA was ranked 16th overall, and 9th among public universities out of 212 schools ... (more)
Last night, Jon Stewart invited Fox News's Judge Andrew Napolitano on the show after ripping him a new one with Larry Wilmore over his revisionist history about Abraham Lincoln and slavery.
New research published in the Journal of the Entomological Society of America indicates lice have developed genetic mutations to make them increasingly difficult to kill with over-the-counter chemicals.
Students at the University of Massachusetts Amherst rallied in protest Tuesday against the police response to an unruly outdoor party last weekend, alleging that local officers overreacted by using riot gear and pepper spray to break up the large crowds.
The largest analysis to date of the effect of urbanization on bird and plant species diversity worldwide confirms that while human influences such as land cover are more important drivers of species diversity in cities than geography or climate, many cities retain high numbers of native species and are far from barren environments.
As if lice weren't bad enough, now parents have a new bug to fear -- super lice, and they may be coming to a school near you.