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Upcoming Events


Disability Services at UMass Amherst;
Celebrating 40 Years!

Celebrating 40 years since its founding, celebrations throughout the academic year include:

*Disability Services Film Series:
"The Untouchables" on March 5th, Campus Center, 7pm-9pm & "How's Your News" a documentary on April 23 at 7pm in the Campus Center.

*Workshops "Get the 411 on Disability" on April 11, 2014.
A day long set of workshops for faculty and staff on disability related issues.

*40th Anniversary Gala; Saturday May 3, 2014

For more details please visit Disability Services on Facebook at or online at

The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS)

CMASS, in collaboration with various departments, is presenting this series to foster a university community that proactively engages in inclusivity and social justice.

Civic Discourse and Social Change Speaker Series 2013-2014: Black Women and the Arts in the 21st Century: A Conversation with Toni Morrison, Sonia Sanchez and Bernice Reagon was rescheduled due to weather for March 10th, 2014

The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS) is also sponsoring many Black History Month events this February 2014. Please visit their web site for more events and event details. Other upcoming CMASS events include career fairs and guidance: Career Survival Series Workshops.

CMass and Stonewall Center Workshop Series: Being LGBTQ and a Person of Color 2/26/14. For information on this workshop, as well as, the whole series on the intersections of different identities, please visit The Stonewall Center web page. Also co-sponsored by the Stonewall Center and Immanuel Lutheran Church, Being LGBTQ and a Person of Faith, 7pm at the church, 867 No. Pleasant St. Amherst.

Center for Women and Community Spring Semester Series Workshops:

The CWC is located in New Africa House on the UMass campus. Events are open to all. For more information call 413-545-0883.

Spring Series includes: No Blurred Lines: Getting Clear Consent; Start Smart: Salary Negotiation Skills for Women; Breaking Down Rape Culture; Taking Charge: Representations & Body Image; Ins and Outs of Relationships; How to Ally: Shifting to Action and RelationShip Wreck; Responding to Control and Violence.