Events

Feb 25 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Comm Peer Advisors and Comm Club invite you to attend the next Pizza & Movie Night, scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 25 at 6:00 pm in the Communication Department "Hub" (3rd floor, Integrative Learning Center).  Pride, directed by Matthew Warchus, will be shown, and Communication Prof. Lisa Henderson will lead the discussion.  Please join us!

Feb 9 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Ranjani Mazumdar: "The Geography of Colour in 1960s Bombay Cinema"
Monday, February 9, 4:00 PM
Communication Department "Hub" (3rd floor, Integrative Learning Center

Jan 28 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Comm Peer Advisors and Comm Club invite you to attend their first Pizza & Movie Night, scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 28 at 6:00 pm in the Communication Department "Hub" (3rd floor, Integrative Learning Center).  White Like Me: Race, Racism and White Privilege in America, featuring Tim Wise, will be shown, and Communication Prof. Sut Jhally will lead the discussion.  Please join us!

Jan 28 2015 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

We invite you, your friends, and your family to the next gathering of the Pioneer Valley Bread House. We will be baking colorful breads using vegetable extracts. Gluten-free breads will also be provided. This event is free and open to the public; no prior baking skills or experience required. Donations accepted.  Please join us on Wednesday, Jan. 28, at  4:00 - 6:00 pm, Five College Women's Studies Research Center, 83 College St. (the yellow house), South Hadley, MA.

Dec 8 2014 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm

The Pioneer Valley Bread House will host a creative community and family bread-baking event. In "We Knead Hope," we're focusing on the art and symbolism of decorating breads. People of all ages and walks of life are invited to join us in learning about some traditions of bread decorating and try their own hands and imaginations at making and sharing decorated breads that would carry our hopes for a better tomorrow. This is a community event, open and free to anyone, no prior baking skills or experience required. Join us, Monday, Dec. 8, 4:30 - 6:30 pm, 83 College St.

Nov 21 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Motherhood in Graduate School and Beyond
Friday, November 21, 12:00 - 1:00 PM
804-08 Campus Center

Nov 19 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm

Public Talk: "Critical Family History as a Tool for Confronting Today's Social Justice Issues"

Wednesday, November 19th, 11:30 am
Campus Center 163C, UMass Amherst

Nov 13 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Public Talk: "Assad, ISIS, Obama & U.S. Middle East Policy: Reese Erlich Gives a Reporter’s First Hand Account"

Thursday, November 13th, 6:30 pm
Communication Department Hub, Third Floor
Integrative Learning Center (ILC) UMass Amherst

Independent Journalist Reese Erlich has just returned from the Kurdish region of Northern Iraq. His illustrated lecture will assess the rise of ISIS and whether the U.S. military re-engagement helps or hurts the effort to stop it.

Nov 5 2014 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Roundtable Conversation: Women of Color and Media (Mis)Representations
Wednesday, November 5 at 4:30 pm / Campus Center, room 804-08

Nov 5 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Please join us for a talk by Wilbert Rideau on the topic "Can a Free Press Flourish Behind Bars?" The event is co-sponsored by the Communication and Journalism Departments and will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 4 p.m. in the Student Union's Cape Cod Lounge.

Wilbert Rideau is a lecturer, capital defense consultant, award-winning prison journalist, and author of In the Place of Justice, which won the 2011 Dayton International Literary Peace Prize. His presentation is part of the SBS yearlong series, "Social Science Matters: Perspectives on Inequality."