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Major Campus Construction Projects on Schedule
UMass Amherst News & Media Relations - 2/1/2018
Interim Director of Campus Planning Gives Update on Master Plan and Campus Development at UMass
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian - 2/1/2018
ZERO ENERGY BUILDINGS TOUR
Saturday, 6/9/2018 ~ 9:00am-3:00pm ~ Crotty Hall
The event is free and open to the public. Learn more here!
|9:00 AM||Crotty Hall||411-417 N. Pleasant St.|
|10:30 AM||Hitchcock Center||845 West St.|
|12:00 PM||Kern Center||893 West St.|
|1:00 PM||Lunch Break|
|2:00 PM||South Congregational||1066 South East St.|
MASSACHUSETTS CLIMATE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT
Wednesday, 4/18/2018 ~ 10:00am-3:30pm ~ John W. Olver Design Building
As part of the campus’ Earth Day observances, the UMass School of Earth and Sustainability (SES) and Chancellor’s Sustainability Advisory Committee (CSAC) are hosting the Massachusetts Climate Leadership Summit and welcome all community members to attend.
This event provides a space for the community to talk about climate change, how it will affect us, and ways we can proactively respond to this challenge.
Hon. Stanley Rosenberg, ’77, state senator
David Lubin, ’72 political science, sustainability strategist
Carl Spector, commissioner of the environment, City of Boston
Angela Burnett, Climate Change Office for the British Virgin Islands and author of The Irma Diaries
Katie Theoharides, assistant secretary of climate change, MA EOEEA
Ambarish Karmalkar of the Northeast Climate Science Center and UMass SES/Department of Geosciences
Join us at the Olver Design Building to share your perspective on how we can make our community more resilient and sustainable.
TALKING TRUTH SERIES GREEN BUILDING TOUR
Thursday, 4/5/2018 ~ 4:00-5:30pm ~ Meet at Crotty Hall
Get the inside stories on Crotty Hall, John W. Olver Design Building, Integrative Learning Center, and brand new South College addition! Ludmilla Pavlova, Senior Campus Planner, will lead a walking tour on Thursday, April 5th from 4:00-5:30pm.
The event is free and open to the public; sponsored by Talking Truth: Finding Your Voice Around the Climate Crisis, a collaboration of UMass students, librarians, faculty, and staff.
4:00 - 4:05 PM - Meet at Crotty Hall, North Pleasant St. entrance
4:05 - 4:20 PM - Crotty Hall
4:20 - 4:25 PM - Walk
4:25 - 4:40 PM - John W. Olver Design Building
4:40 - 4:50 PM - Walk
4:50 - 5:05 PM - Integrative Learning Center
5:05 - 5:15 PM - Walk
5:15 - 5:30 PM - South College