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On the Move is on hiatus

Filed in Featured, General by on April 25, 2017
On the Move is on hiatus

After four years of innovation and efficiency articles, UMass on the Move will go on hiatus as of May 2017. We would like to thank all of our authors across the University system for your contributions.  I would also like to thank Erin Mulcahy for managing the site for the last year and a half.  […]

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UMass Dartmouth’s CSCVR contributes GPU servers to enhance UMass-wide computational facility

Filed in Featured, General, Innovation by and on April 13, 2017
UMass Dartmouth’s CSCVR contributes GPU servers to enhance UMass-wide computational facility

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s Center for Scientific Computing & Visualization Research (CSCVR) has contributed 120 GPU servers to the UMass shared computational cluster installed at the MGHPCC.  The UMass shared cluster at the MGHPCC is a large (~15,000) processor-core supercomputer system that serves the entire UMass system’s computational scientists. From astrophysicists at the Amherst […]

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A Climate for Change Research, Reflection, and Action around Climate Change

Filed in Efficiency, Featured, General by on April 11, 2017
A Climate for Change Research, Reflection, and Action around Climate Change

AMHERST, Mass. – Despite a late spring snowstorm, it was standing room only for The University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries’ “A Climate for Change: Research, Reflection and Action around Climate Change,” on Saturday, April 1 at the W. E. B. Du Bois Library. The event featured a Sustainability Showcase of campus-based initiatives, talks by UMass […]

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Top Articles of Winter 2016

Filed in Featured, General by on March 30, 2017
Top Articles of Winter 2016

I would like to feature some of the top articles from the past quarter. We have seen many new accomplishments such as the third Maritime Innovations Conference at UMass Dartmouth, UMass Medical School’s partnership in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing, UMass System earning the 2016 Leading by Example (LBE) Award for sustainability efforts, student successes, and many more. But what are […]

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UMass Lowell Business Students Tap Into App Development

Filed in Featured, General, Student Success by on March 9, 2017
UMass Lowell Business Students Tap Into App Development

Business and Computer Science professors collaborate to bring finance apps to life Anyone can dream up a good idea for a mobile application. But not everyone has the technical skills required to turn their idea into a real-life app that people can tap and swipe on their phones. Thanks to a collaboration with Prof. Fred […]

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