The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Examples of newsworthy announcements:


  • Major grants
  • Research Discoveries and Initiatives
  • Awards & Patents
  • National recognitions
  • Outside media that features your research


  • Honors and awards
  • Providing leadership for a student-run event
  • National scholarships and fellowships

Hometown News (Students)

The Office of News and Information distributes news about the achievements of individual students to local newspapers. These hometown releases inform friends and family about awards and other accomplishments of UMass Amherst students. Individual students can submit news of their accomplishments using the Hometown News Form.