Michael Rawlins, Geosciences and manager, the Climate Systems Research Center, was featured on the Academic Minute radio program talking about climate change in the context of last winter, one of the coldest on record for the northeastern United States. Inside Higher Ed

Dhandapani "D.V." Venkataraman, Chemistry, was awarded the Distinguished Graduate Mentor Award at the Graduate School Commencement on May 8. News release

Stockbridge School of Agriculture celebrated its 93rd commencement on May 9. The students in six majors received associate of science degrees. Degrees were awarded to 10 graduates in arboriculture and community forest management, seven in equine management, 11 in sustainable food and farming, 10 in sustainable horticulture, 11 in landscape contracting, and eight in turfgrass management. News release

Eric Decker, Food Science, co-coordinated a scientific supplement for the peer-reviewed journal Advances in Nutrition that examines a range of issues surrounding dietary fats and oils. Medical News Today

A new blog post by Susan Krauss Whitbourne, Psychological and Brain Sciences, examined the effectiveness of active bystander programs, such as the one implemented by UMass Amherst, to prevent sexual assault on college campuses. Psychology Today