Article Pays Homage to Heronemus and the Enormous Impact of UMass on Wind Energy
The November 28 issue of E&E News offers a stirring tribute to William E. Heronemus, considered the “father of modern wind power.”
G.E. Apprentice Program
This joint apprentice program between the GE operation in Pittsfield and the UMass College of Engineering in Amherst was a pioneering industry-university partnership that afforded highly qualified high school graduates a full scholarship to UMass along with practical work experience in the GE plant.
A Pioneer Among Graduates
A July 2010 interview with Bob (Class of 1949) and Jean Raymond who witnessed first-hand the birth of the engineering school.
Scanned archival documents
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