The Amazing Race
Friday, October 12, 2018
Wilder Hall - for check in
Amherst Town - for the event
"The Amazing Race" is back and will take place across the UMASS Amherst campus.
Registration starts Monday, Sept.17th and will close when we have reached capacity of 45 teams!
45 teams will be confirmed to participate; first come, first served.
ITo sign up, do the following:
1. Form a team of three people
2. Give your team a catchy name
3. Provide t-shirt sizes of each team member
4. Gather information about your team members (name, email, phone number, and student IDs)
5. Send this info to firstname.lastname@example.org and you will be registered.
Teams will receive an email confirming registration and participation in the competition.
Free food, prizes, fun. Bring your stamina, enthusiasm and energy.
Thank you to all students, faculty and staff who celebrated with us at the Fall 2018 Cultural Connections; it fostered connection making,and community building. Let's do it again. Till next year!
Cultural Connections Fall 2018
Cultural Connections is an annual welcome event for students affiliated with CMASS held on Thursday of first week in the Campus Center Auditorium from 6:00-8:00 PM. Cultural Connections is a staple of Welcome week to introduce new students to CMASS and promote connections to programs that support diversity on campus. Read more
FAFSA Help Days @ CMASS
Rm.005, Wilder Hall
Come and meet with a Financial Aid Counselor and get answers to questions that you might have about your FAFSA. The FAFSA personnel is at CMASS every Thursday to assist you. Read more
Every other Tuesdays 7:00-9:00 pm
Dates: September 12, 20, 27
October 4, 11, 18, 25
November 1, 8, 15, 29
Awaken your inner creativity and learn to create pieces of jewelry and Native art using beads. Read more
This bi-weekly program starts on Monday, September 24
Other succeeding dates: October 22, November 5 and December 3
Josephine White Eagle Cuiltural Center
Chadbourne Hall B-3
This program validates cultural knowledge and identity by providing a space for faculty and staff to share their stories with undergraduate students of similar backgrounds. Read more
Bi-Weekly Trivia at the LACC
This bi-weekly program starts on Tuesday, September 25
Other succeeding dates: Sept. 25, Oct. 9, 23; Nov. 6; Dec. 4
Latin X American Cultural Center (Hampden DC, 2nd Floor)
Enrich your knowledge of Latin American Countries! Read more
Yuri Kochiyama: A Passion for Justice Film Screening
Oct. 2, 16, 30
Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center
In an era of divided communities and racial conflict, Kochiyama offers an oustanding example of humanitarian and compassionate multicultural vision. You are invited to screen this film followed by conversation on leadership values for social change.
Nikkomo is an annual Narragansett celebration started by the Nipmuc that is also celebrated by some Southern New England tribes. The gathering involves gift giving signifying the days when those who had the most gave to those who had the least so that the entire community was cared for equally.
Wednesdays, Fall 2018
Sept 26; Oct 10, 24; Nov. 7; Dec. 5