Events

Art pop picture of lips with a thought bubble that says Umass students for reproductive justive presents: Nostras Voces.

November 24-December 15, 2019, Sundays
6:30pm-7:30pm
November 25-January 13, 2020, Mondays
7:00pm-8:00pm

Stonewall Center
UMass Amherst Campus

Nostras Voces Art Sessions

Interested in the intersections of art and activism? Want to learn new skills and discuss identity in an accepting, community atmosphere? Just want to destress from school in a low-stakes way? Nostras Voces (Our Voices) is hosting open, drop-in sessions, All identities, levels of experiences, and interest in creation welcome!

Alvah Stone Exterior

January 9, 2020, 9:30am-5:30pm

UMass Faculty of Color Winter Writing Retreat

Away from the buzz of campus, this daylong retreat will give UMass faculty of color a chance to regroup and focus on our writing goals while connecting with faculty from across campus.
 
Lunch will be provided at 12:30pm. Coffee and tea service as well as light snacks will be available throughout the day.
 
Damien Sneed on stage performing with other musicians on piano, drums, bass and singers

January 28, 2020, 7:30 pm

We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

With Damien Sneed. Interspersed with the spoken words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the evening brings together gospel with jazz and Broadway tunes. From Nina Simone to The Wiz, Stevie Wonder to traditional spirituals, it’s an evening of music that shows the lineage of these Civil Rights visionaries is still with us today.

Pre-performance talk in the lobby at 6:30 p.m.

Appropriate for all ages.