Month of  November 2012 feed
Carolyn Webb's work, Two Ways of Looking at an Elm Tree, I and II, is mounted on the south façade of the Fine Arts Center.

August 2—November 30, 2012

Fine Arts Center, South Facade

A new traveling exhibition that examines the challenges faced by African-American baseball players as they sought equal opportunities in their sport beginning in the post-Civil War era.  

October 12—December 7, 2012
This event does NOT occur on:
November 12, November 22

Learning Commons in W.E.B. Du Bois Library

A solo exhibition of work by Céleste Boursier-Mougenot, the internationally acclaimed French artist whose innovative work merges the realms of the musical and the visual.

October 4—December 2, 2012, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
October 6—December 2, 2012, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 8, November 12, November 22—November 25

University Museum of Contemporary Art, Main Gallery

Laurie LeBreton makes sculptures with handmade paper. Her artwork includes nontraditional books made with traditional binding techniques and paper sculptures constructed on armatures, with saturated, vibrant colors.

October 15—November 2, 2012, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 10:00 am-5:00 pm
October 15—November 2, 2012, Fridays 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery

The Incubator Project Space presents "House of Observation," an exhibit by Claudia Sperry and Rachel Sperry.

October 28—November 29, 2012, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
This event does NOT occur on:
November 12, November 22—November 25

Hampden Gallery

"I Probably Shouldn't Be Telling You This" is an art exhibition by Linda Griggs.

October 28—November 29, 2012, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
This event does NOT occur on:
November 12, November 22—November 25

Hampden Gallery

GCAI President, John Garvey and Media Director, Mary Fallon will conclude the GCAI/University of Massachusetts Public Relations Speaker Series.  The two SEO experts will offer their perspective on SEO PR tools and tactics and discuss the digital pathway to highly measurable results.

November 14, 2012 4:00 pm

Bartlett Hall, 61

Meals are managed, prepared, and served by students in HT-MGT 355.

October 30—November 1, 2012

Campus Center, 11th Floor

Born out of unthinkable violence, the Greensboro Justice Fund was established to educate the public about discrimination and discriminatory organizations.

October 31—January 11, 2013
This event does NOT occur on:
November 22, December 16, December 22—December 23, December 25, December 28—January 1, January 6

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Floor 25

What happens when we worship a machine? In the mechanized world of Machinal, everyone and everything is a cog in the function of the machine: simple, elegant, terrible.

November 1—November 3, 2012 8:00 pm
November 3, 2012 2:00 pm
November 6—November 10, 2012 8:00 pm
November 10, 2012 2:00 pm

Curtain Theater

Michael Boucher, a UMass graduate, has practiced landscape architecture for over twenty-eight years, and has taught in several capacities at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

November 1, 2012
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hills North, 105

The Department of Economics presents the sixteenth annual Philip Gamble Memorial Lecture.

November 1, 2012
4:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Do you know how to handle yourself in a professional dining setting?

November 1, 2012
5:30 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

Join a representative from our admissions team who will help you learn more about our MBA program, the application and admissions process, and how the Isenberg MBA can help advance your career and achieve your goals.

November 1, 2012
6:00 pm

The University of Massachusetts Club
2012-2013 Distinguished Latin American Visitor - Angel Quintero-Rivera: Public lecture specially focusing on Puerto Rico and its US Diaspora.

November 1, 2012
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Neilsen Browsing Room, Smith College
The Department of History hosts a lecture by Reverend Nelson N. Johnson on reconciliation and the 1979 Greensboro Massacre, as part of the Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series on "Truth and Reconciliation, History and Justice."

November 1, 2012
7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

The National Circus of the People’s Republic of China is one of the longest running and most distinguished circus troupes in China.

November 1, 2012
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

UMass hosts the A-10 Field Hockey Championship at Garber Field.

November 2—November 3, 2012

Garber Field

This event has been postponed due to Hurricane Sandy.

November 2, 2012
10:10 am-11:10 am

Richard Miller is the founder of the Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois and has been involved in many of the key preservation battles in Chicago and Illinois. 

November 2, 2012
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Studio Arts Building, Room 465

A talk about black consciousness and literature in Brazil, the Afro- Brazilian literary and cultural tradition, and the contemporary challenges for resisting the cultural politics of racism in Brazil and the Diaspora. 

November 2, 2012
12:30 pm

New Africa House, 203

The UMass Chapter of INFORMS invites you to this lecture given by Dr. James Benneyan, Director of the Healthcare Systems Engineering Institute at Northeastern University.

November 2, 2012
2:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 106

Program of UMass and Five Colleges Events for Angel Quintero-Rivera: Public lecture

November 2, 2012
2:30 pm-3:20 pm

Flint Lab, 201

Adapted from the Amazing Race TV show, three teams race around UMass.

November 2, 2012
7:00 pm

Wilder Hall, 201 and 102

This event will feature poetry, spoken word, acoustic music, comedy and performance art created and presented by UMass undergraduate and graduate students.

November 2, 2012
7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Student Union, Commonwealth Room (Earthfoods Cafe)

Head coach John Micheletto leads the Minutemen into action against conference foe New Hampshire.

November 2, 2012
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Join UPC for a showing of "The Amazing Spiderman."  Free admission and free popcorn!

November 2, 2012
8:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

The Libraries' Data Working Group will host a workshop for faculty members discussing best practice and resources for creating competitive data management plans.

November 2, 2012
9:00 pm-10:30 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois

Coach Derek Kellogg leads the Minutemen in a non-conference match-up against American International College.

November 3, 2012
1:00 pm

Mullins Center

Please join us as we honor and celebrate the legacy of the ​Cape Verdean Student Alliance (CVSA).

November 3, 2012
7:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

This event has been canceled.

November 3, 2012
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center, Bezanson Recital Hall

The Samhain Ball is a celebration of the Pagan holiday of Samhain.

November 3, 2012
9:00 pm-1:00 am

Fine Arts Center, Lobby

The Oriana Singers, a group of twelve high school students from Farmington High School in Farmington, Connecticut, will perform a set of Renaissance-era songs.

November 4, 2012
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

UMass Renaissance Center Reading Room 650 East Pleasant Street Amherst MA 01002
Join UPC for a showing of "The Amazing Spiderman."

November 4, 2012
8:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Site FAC is a series of public art projects made by UMass MFA candidates that utilize the Fine Art Center as a site for creative activity.

November 5—November 27, 2012

Haigis Mall

Ellen Pader will speak about her research in a talk titled “Household Definitions, Zoning and Discrimination: How Housing Policies can Prevent Us from Being our Sibling’s Keeper, Create Waste and Cause Hate.”

November 5, 2012
12:00 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

Declamation Day is a public-speaking tournament where undergraduates from across the campus read aloud works they have chosen from a wide range of published material.

November 5, 2012
4:30 pm-5:45 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Normal Guillard, who joined the 1961 Cuban Literacy Campaign (the Campaign) when she was 15 years old will speak and there will be a showing of the short film Maestra.

November 5, 2012
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Campus Center, 174-76

A chamber orchestra concert coordinated by Elizabeth Chang.

November 5, 2012
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Rock the UMass Vote!

November 6, 2012
11:00 am-7:00 pm

Haigis Mall

The Atlantic-10 champion Minutewomen host Rider University in an NCAA Tournament Play-In Game.

November 6, 2012
1:00 pm

Garber Field

Flu clinics are open to students and all UHS patients.

November 6, 2012
4:30 pm-7:30 pm

Berkshire Dining Commons

Join Political Science and Legal Studies faculty, students and alums at our annual Election Night Celebration. 

November 6, 2012
7:00 pm

Campus Center, Cape Cod Lounge

Walk-in flu vaccine clinic open to everyone age 9 and older.

November 7, 2012
9:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center, 162

Fred Reinhart, Director of Commercial Ventures & Intellectual Property (CVIP), will speak on the need for MTAs.  Jennifer Donais, Director of Research Compliance, will speak on Export Control Regulations.

November 7, 2012
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

Associate Professor Nicole Gurran is with the University of Sydney’s urban and regional planning program.

November 7, 2012
12:30 pm-1:30 pm

Hills North, 105

“Translating King Lear into Portuguese,” with Lawrence Flores Pereira, visiting fellow at the UMass Renaissance Center.

November 7, 2012
4:00 pm

Renaissance Center, Reading Room

The Bachelor's Degree with Individual Concentration (BDIC) Student Advisory Board hosts the Faculty Sponsor Appreciation Night.

November 7, 2012
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

University Club

Want to make a difference?  Interested in programs like City Year, Teach For America, Peace Corps, and US PIRG, but unsure where to start or who can answer your questions? 

November 7, 2012
5:30 pm

Wilder Hall, 201

Listening beyond the rhythm of ocean waves and squawks of seagulls, biologist Sheila Patek explores the sounds below the ocean’s surface during her talk "(un)Silent Sea." The talk is part of the Honors Faculty Lecture Series presented by Commonwealth Honors College at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

November 7, 2012
6:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

The Time That Remains (Elia Suleiman, Palestine [France, UK, Italy, Belgium co-production], 2009).

November 7, 2012
7:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

Infinity Brass members perform works by Oscar Boehme, Jan Bach, and others.  With Eric Berlin and Steve Felix, trumpet; Laura Klock, horn; Greg Spiridopoulos, trombone, and John Bottomley, tuba.

November 7, 2012
8:15 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

A group exhibit featuring ten photographers whose work to provided us with an understanding of how landscapes of conflict are remembered and memorialized, landscapes that were historically contested.

November 8—December 4, 2012, Sun/Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
This event does NOT occur on:
November 12, November 22—November 25

Herter Art Gallery

Flu clinics are open to students and all UHS patients. Walk in or call (413) 577-5101 for an appointment.

November 8, 2012
1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Campus Center

Former lecturer in the Mark H. McCormack Department of Sport Management at UMass Amherst, Doron Goldman is a longtime member of the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR), his interests are the Negro Leagues and baseball’s integration, as well as baseball’s role in the ongoing struggle for social justice in America.

November 8, 2012
4:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level

This panel features faculty and staff who serve on the UMass Institutional Review Board (IRB), which reviews all faculty and graduate student research on campus that involves interaction with human subjects.

November 8, 2012
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Machmer Hall, W32

Guest speaker Gerard P. O'Connor of Saul Ewing LLP will discuss legal issues for start-ups with emphasis on their relationship to new venture strategy.

November 8, 2012
5:00 pm

Campus Center, Reading Room

When artists Elizabeth Stone and Nour Bishouty exchanged thoughts about the image Woman in a Burkha, a painting by Stone in the exhibition Dialogue with a Collection: Elizabeth Stone - Embodied/Disembodied, both realized that they had entered intellectual territory that required a respectful and thoughtful conversation beyond the casual comments during a museum visit.

November 8, 2012
5:00 pm-6:30 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Thinking about life after UMass? If you want “real world” answers and advice on next steps in your academic or professional career, just ask someone who’s been there!

November 8, 2012
5:30 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room, 10th floor

Under the direction of Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Dr. John, the world premiere of "Spirituals to Funk" represents the first-ever touring partnership between two icons of American music.

November 8, 2012
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Head coach John Micheletto leads the Minutemen into action against conference foe Providence.

November 9, 2012
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

George Ashley, HCC, will discuss the native peoples of New England in the sixteenth and seventeenth century; Kate Freedman, UMass, presents "Cultivating Inner and Outer Plantations: Quaker Networks of Family, Faith and Trade in the British Atlantic;" Barry Levy, UMass, speaks on "Militarism in Massachusetts;" and Mason Lowance, UMass, explores "Millennialism in Early American Literature and Theology."

November 10, 2012
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Renaissance Center, Reading Room

The Special Saturday Morning Series presents 2 Fun Programs for AFC and Campus Families.

November 10, 2012
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Campus Center, Graduate Center Lounge and Student Union Craft Center

Coach Dawley leads the UMass Minutewomen against Kent State in the 2012-13 season opener at home in the Mullins Center.

November 10, 2012
2:00 pm

Mullins Center

The quintet consists of graduate students in the Department of Music & Dance who teach locally at all levels, perform regularly with regional ensembles, and do community outreach events through the Pioneer Valley.

November 10, 2012
4:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

A day trip to New York City, available to all International Students & Scholars.

November 11, 2012
6:45 am-7:00 pm

Bus departs from Haigis Mall
Party with friends, create some cool gifts for yourself and to share and discover some insights into Chanukah that will "light up" your holiday.

November 11, 2012
7:30 pm

Chabad House
No classes will be held and most university offices will be closed.

November 12, 2012

Use IBM SPSS Statistics syntax to make your work more productive.

November 13, 2012
9:30 am

Lederle Graduate Research Center, A210

Coach Derek Kellogg leads the Minutemen against Harvard in the ESPN College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon.

November 13, 2012
10:00 am

Mullins Center

The Student Union Art Gallery presents an exhibit by Caroline Woolard.

November 13—November 30, 2012, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 10:00 am-5:00 pm
November 13—November 30, 2012, Fridays 10:00 am-3:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 22—November 23

Student Union Art Gallery, 326

Documentary photographers Kendrick Brinson and David Walter Banks will show their work and answer questions.

November 13, 2012
1:00 pm-2:15 pm

Tobin Hall, 304

Flu clinics are open to students and all UHS patients. Walk in or call (413) 577-5101 for an appointment.

November 13, 2012
3:30 pm-6:30 pm

Recreation Center, Meeting Room

The Department of History hosts a panel on truth and reconciliation in the United States as part of its 2012 Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series on "Truth and Reconciliation, History and Justice."

November 13, 2012
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

This seminar will help business owners learn how to enter into license agreements and contracts to make them work for the business.

November 13, 2012
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Scibelli Enterprise Center
Film screening of My Neighbourhood, winner of the 2012 Al Jazeera Intl Doc Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, and Good Pitch Europe.

November 13, 2012
6:30 pm

Campus Center, 904

Three alumni return to UMass Amherst to discuss their careers as Major League Baseball general managers.

November 13, 2012
7:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Features classical transcriptions and contemporary selections designed especially for marimba choir.  Directed by Thomas Hannum.

November 13, 2012
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

The Isenberg Graduate Programs Office invites you to attend our upcoming Full-Time MBA Campus Visit Day. You will have the opportunity to experience a live class and meet with current MBA students and admissions representatives.

November 14, 2012
8:30 am-11:30 am

Isenberg School of Management, 305

Learn more about programming in SAS.

November 14, 2012 9:30 am
November 16, 2012 9:30 am

Lederle Graduate Research Center, A210

Rare Book Show and TellJoin Center Curator David Katz and Center Librarian Jeff Goodhind as they discuss recent additions to our rare books collection.

November 14, 2012
4:00 pm

Renaissance Center

Help us celebrate the UMCA's outstanding permanent collection of master contemporary works of art on paper by adopting one of the works in the Recent Acquisitions exhibition.

November 14, 2012
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

A lecture featuring Mara Keisling, the founding Executive Director of the National Center for Transgender Equality.

November 14, 2012
7:00 pm

Campus Center, 101

Kosmos (Reha Erdem, Turkey/Bulgaria, 2010).

November 14, 2012
7:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

UMass Amherst Department of Economics lecturer Douglas Cliggott '78 will focus on tax policy and huge federal government spending programs like health care and defense and talk about how the election results may alter the current status quo.

November 14, 2012
7:00 pm

Online Webinar
Introduction to Stata software.

November 15, 2012
9:30 am

Lederle Graduate Research Center, A210

Pilot and photographer Alex MacLean has flown his plane over much of the United States documenting the landscape. He has portrayed the history and evolution of the land from vast agricultural patterns to city grids, recording changes brought about by human intervention and natural processes.

November 15, 2012
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hills North, 105

Internationally recognized architect Patrick Tighe ’89 will trace the development of his award-winning firm over the past ten years, detailing the role of innovation and inquiry in every project.

November 15, 2012
5:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Kathleen Gilrain, executive director and chief curator of Smack Mellon Studios and Nicholas des Cognets a second year Visual Arts Fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, MA, return to UMass as Alumni Art Stars to discuss their work and how they built their art careers. 

November 15, 2012
5:00 pm-6:30 pm

Studio Arts Building, 240

NOAA Warning Coordinator Meteorologist Glenn Field will share his expertise on severe weather in Western Massachusetts.

November 15, 2012
5:30 pm

Skinner Hall, 012

Join UMass Amherst Permaculture for a screening of “Flow: For Love of Water,” Irena Salina’s award-winning documentary investigation into what experts label the most important political and environmental issue of the 21st Century – the world water crisis.

November 15, 2012
6:30 pm

Berkshire Dining Commons, Berkshire Room

An intoxicating jazz singer with a warm and supple voice and perfect pitch, Jane Monheit has the chops to do just about anything she chooses.

November 15, 2012
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

The University of Massachusetts' Visiting Writers Series hosts author Noy Holland. 

November 15, 2012
8:00 pm

Memorial Hall

Come join The Vocal Suspects, UMass Amherst's premiere co-ed a cappella group, for a Thanksgiving-themed concert.

November 16, 2012
7:00 pm

Herter Hall, 227

Coach Dawley leads the Minutewomen into action against the Bobcats of Quinnipiac University.

November 16, 2012
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Join us for snacks and Renaissance-era board games such as cribbage, chess, nyot, fox and geese, and backgammon.

November 16, 2012
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Renaissance Center, Reading Room

Laura Klock, Greg Spiridopoulos, and John Bottomley direct a concert featuring music from the horn, trombone, and tuba/euphonium studios.

November 16, 2012
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Join UPC for a showing of "The Dark Knight Rises."

November 16—November 18, 2012, Sun/Fri 8:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Head coach Charley Molnar leads the Minutemen into action against the University at  Buffalo on Band Day at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass.

November 17, 2012
3:00 pm

Gillette Stadium

Tony Thornton will conduct the Chamber Choir as they play selections by Pinkham, Henson, Ravel, Badings, Mozart, Matamoros, and arrangements of spirituals by Dawson, Paulsson, and Hairston.

November 17, 2012
8:00 pm

St. John's Episcopal Church, Elm St. Northampton
Features guest Rob Zappulla, voice and a tribute to the music of Billy May.

November 18, 2012
4:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Head coach John Micheletto leads the Minutemen into action against conference foe UMass Lowell.

November 18, 2012
7:00 pm

Mullins Center, UMass Amherst Campus
Integrating movement, original music, text, and rich visual design, Kidd Pivot’s performance work is assembled with recklessness and rigor, balancing sharp exactitude with irreverence and risk.

November 18, 2012
7:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

The Isenberg Graduate Programs Office invites you to attend our upcoming Full-time MBA Campus Visit Day.

November 19, 2012
8:30 am-11:30 am

Isenberg School of Management, 305

The University of Massachusetts Amherst invites the campus community to participate in a symposium honoring John W. Olver on the eve of his retirement from the U.S. House of Representatives. 

November 19, 2012
9:15 am-5:45 pm

Campus Center, Campus Center Auditorium

Benjamin Teitelbaum, Head of Nordic Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder, will discuss the role of music in Scandinavian right wing nationalist groups for the series Scandinavian Impulses: Vengeance and Violence in Scandinavian Life and Culture.

November 19, 2012
5:30 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Features duos, trios, quartets, and more.

November 19, 2012
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

This lecture, part of a broader lecture series entitled "On Protest," will be given by Martha Ackelsberg, who is William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Government and of the Study of Women and Gender at Smith College.

November 20, 2012
5:00 pm

Campus Center, 911

Head coach John Micheletto leads the Minutemen into action against conference foe Vermont.

November 20, 2012
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

A faculty concert with music including Beethoven's "Archduke" Trio, Op.

November 20, 2012
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Thanksgiving recess begins after last class.

November 21, 2012

Coach Dawley leads the Minutewomen into action against the University of Hartford in a Thanksgiving eve game at the Mullins Center.

November 21, 2012
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Classes resume on November 26.

November 22—November 25, 2012

Head coach Charley Molnar leads the Minutemen into action against Central Michigan University at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass.

November 23, 2012
3:00 pm

Gillette Stadium

Head coach John Micheletto leads the Minutemen into action against Quinnipiac.

November 24, 2012
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Head coach Sharon Dawley leads the Minutewomen into action against the Crusaders of Holy Cross.

November 25, 2012
2:00 pm

Mullins Center

Classes resume after Thankgiving Break.

November 26, 2012

The Brothers of Pi Kappa Phi are pedaling stationary bikes in the Campus Center for five days to raise funds and awareness on behalf of people with disabilities.

November 26—November 30, 2012 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Across from University Store

This lecture with Professor Sabina Murray will be a look at the power of engaging history in one’s fiction—of inviting the real into the imagined.

November 26, 2012
6:30 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Faculty recital featuring Laura Klock, horn and including Harbison: Twilight Music, Scriabin: Romance, and Macchia: Links, a premiere.

November 26, 2012
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Economy of We opening reception with artist's talk

November 27, 2012
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery, 326

Spoken Word Night is an opportunity to speak your truth before an audience in a welcoming, creative, diverse and vibrant setting.

November 27, 2012
7:30 pm

New Africa House, 203

Guitarist Mary Halvorson and violist Jessica Pavone have a long-standing duo, now in its eleventh year as a collaborative endeavor.

November 27, 2012
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

From the literal to the metaphorical! These 19 UMass undergraduates' 2 and 3D works are inspired by quotes from Shakespeare to Dr. Seuss.

November 28—December 7, 2012, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
December 2, 2012, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
December 9, 2012, Sundays 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Three distinguished panelists—all university and college teaching award winners, will each present a distinct approach to the integration of their research and teaching, spanning the instruction of graduate and undergraduate students, both inside and outside of the classroom.

November 28, 2012
1:30 pm-2:45 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2601

Please join us at a reception to celebrate the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life's beautiful new office in the Student Union.

November 28, 2012
3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Student Union, Dukes Room

Professor Judith Duncan draws on postmodern childhood studies and socio-cultural theories to critique current cultural assumptions underlying early childhood education, support for families, and early childhood education pedagogy.

November 28, 2012
3:30 pm

Campus Center, 917

Dr. Cornelina I. Bargmann will give the 7th Annual Sinauer Associates Lectuer.  Her research focuses on how the environment, experience and the biology of the brain interact to shape an animal's behavior. Cornelia I.

November 28, 2012
4:00 pm

Engineering Lab (E-Lab) II , Engineering II Auditorium (Rm 119)

The Yellow House (Amor Hakkar, Algeria/France, 2007).

November 28, 2012
7:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

Tapestry Health is conducting free and anonymous HIV testing. Know your status!

November 29, 2012
12:00 pm-3:30 pm

Campus Center, 101

Flu clinics are open to students and all UHS patients. Walk in or call (413) 577-5101 for an appointment.

November 29, 2012
1:00 pm-4:00 pm

University Health Services (UHS), 302

What does it mean to be truly healed? This is the central question behind Violet: The Musical.

November 29—December 1, 2012 8:00 pm
December 6—December 8, 2012 8:00 pm
December 1, 2012 2:00 pm
December 8, 2012 2:00 pm

Rand Theater

Rob Weir is a lecturer of history at UMass Amherst and has taught at Bay Path College, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, and Mount Ida College, and was a senior Fulbright scholar in New Zealand.

November 29, 2012
4:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level

“Local Reformations and London City Comedy: Middleton’s The Puritan Widow,” with Brian Walsh of the English Dept., Yale University.

November 29, 2012
4:30 pm

Renaissance Center, Reading Room

Mark Anthony Neal is Professor of Black Popular Culture in the Department of African and African-American Studies at Duke University. He has written and lectured extensively on Black popular culture and music,

November 29, 2012
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Campus Center, 904-08

Guy McPherson, professor emeritus of natural resources and the environment at the University of Arizona, highlighst the importance of living sustainably, a necessity driven by the ongoing collapse of the environment, industrial economy, and by the arriving shortages of cheap oil.

November 29, 2012
6:30 pm-9:00 pm

Campus Center, 165-69

WMUA 91.1 FM presents Hip Hop in Renaissance, a showcase revealing the diverse elements of a culture that reinvented the music industry.

November 29, 2012
8:00 pm

Campus Center, Reading Room

The Student Alumni Association is collecting new teddy bears and other furry friends to benefit children from a variety of local health and human service agencies this holiday season.

November 30—December 10, 2012

Memorial Hall and UStore
This talk will cover the changing demography of aging, importance of studying cohort differences, and cognitive changes in later life as these impact consumer behavior.

November 30, 2012
10:30 am-12:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 112

The UMass Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is conducting a toy drive at the December 1 men's basketball game, and at the November 30, December 7, and December 8 ice hockey games.

November 30, 2012 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
December 1, 2012 1:00 pm-3:00 pm
December 7—December 8, 2012 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Mullins Center

Head coach John Micheletto leads the Minutemen into action against conference foe Northeastern.

November 30, 2012
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Directed by Paul Dennis, this performance features works by Anna Sokolow (Rooms), Billbob Brown/Marilyn Sylla, Adrienne Hawkins, and Tom Vacanti.

November 30—December 1, 2012 8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Baroque chamber orchestra of strings and winds, directed by Robert Eisenstein.

November 30, 2012
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Join UPC a showing of "The Campaign."

November 30, 2012
8:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge, Student Union