Month of  September 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

Register now for Fall Session. Classes begin September 4.

August 22—September 4, 2012

Four days of of events, programs, and activities that will help you make connections with your classmates and with UMass staff, faculty, get acquainted with the UMass and Amherst communities.

August 31—September 3, 2012

All campus
Reform, Conservative, Orthodox services and Shabbat dinner.

August 31—September 1, 2012 6:00 pm

Hillel House / 388 N. Pleasant St., Amherst, MA
The UMass men's soccer team hosts their annual alumni game.

September 1, 2012
1:00 pm

Rudd Field, UMass Amherst Campus
Removing travel related barriers to professional advancement of academics with dependent care responsibility.

September 1, 2012
11:00 pm

Hours of operation for student services offices such as the Financial Aid Office, UCard Office, and more.

September 2—September 3, 2012

UMass Amherst Campus
The residence halls will open for returning and multi-year students for fall 2012.

September 2, 2012
8:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Residence Halls

September 3, 2012

The residence halls will open for returning and multi-year students for fall 2012

September 3, 2012
8:00 am-1:00 pm

Campus Residence Halls
Each year new students join us in our campus gardens for a community gardening workday; join us in meeting some people, doing some gardening, having some fun and getting hands on permaculture gardening experience. Everyone is welcome!

September 3, 2012
10:00 am-2:00 pm

260 Stockbridge Rd., Amherst MA 01003
Cool down with free skate rental and skating.

September 3, 2012
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Mullins Center Practice Rink
Community Service Fair to promote volunteerism and sustainability throughout campus.

September 3, 2012
1:00 pm-3:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom
Come to the Haigis Mall for some food, fun, and a chance to see old friends and meet new ones.

September 3, 2012
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Haigis Mall
The first day of classes for the Fall 2012 semester.

September 4, 2012

Ensembles are open to all UMass Amherst students.

September 4, 2012
11:00 am-6:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Music Wing
Free Intro Yoga Classes are offered in the Newman Center during the first week of classes, Tuesday Sept. 4 through Thursday Sept. 6.

September 4—September 6, 2012 3:00 pm-6:15 pm

The Newman Center, First Floor Meeting Room beside the Chapel

September 4, 2012
5:30 pm-8:00 pm

Hillel House / 388 N. Pleasant St., Amherst, MA
Graduate School reception for new incoming graduate students.

September 4, 2012
5:30 pm-8:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium | UMass Amherst Campus
This exhibition is part of a series of exhibitions at the University Museum of Contemporary Art in which artists are encouraged to integrate their own works with pieces they select from the museum's works-on-paper collection, which includes over 2600 contemporary prints, drawings, and photographs.

September 5—October 15, 2012, weekdays 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 8—October 14, 2012, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 8

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Auditions for choral, early music, jazz, orchestra, percussion, and wind ensembles. Ensembles are open to all UMass Amherst students.

September 5, 2012
9:30 am-8:00 pm

Music Wing, Fine Arts Center
Find out how to get involved in one (or more) of the over 200 student organizations here at UMass Amherst. Check out the free giveaways from many campus vendors.

September 5, 2012
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Student Union Building
Stop by, enjoy some ice cream and find out more about the Greek-letter organizations on campus.

September 5, 2012
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Student Union Building
At the GEO benefits fair you can sign up for free dental and vision insurance and learn about the other benefits available to you as a union member.

September 6, 2012
10:00 am-3:00 pm

GEO, 201 Student Union Building
Auditions for choral, early music, jazz, orchestra, percussion, and wind ensembles. Ensembles are open to all UMass Amherst students.

September 6, 2012
11:00 am-6:00 pm

Music Wing, Fine Arts Center
The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS) invites you to join them and get a taste of a diverse array of cultures through food, student organizations, performances, and art.

September 6, 2012
6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium
Auditions for choral, early music, jazz, orchestra, percussion, and wind ensembles. Ensembles are open to all UMass Amherst students.

September 7, 2012
10:00 am-6:00 pm

Music Wing, Fine Arts Center
Dr. David McLean of MIT will be the guest speaker at this week's Finance Seminar.

September 7, 2012
10:30 am

Isenberg 106
Attention Sophomores: Come have some fun, food, games, giveaways, and learn about the new SophoMORE program.

September 7, 2012
12:00 pm-3:00 pm

Library Lawn
A welcoming reception for faculty, staff and students.

September 7, 2012
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

208 Bartlett Hall
Reform, Conservative, and Orthodox services and free Shabbat dinner at Hillel House.

September 7—September 8, 2012 6:00 pm

Hillel House / 388 N. Pleasant St., Amherst, MA
A night of activities across the campus.

September 7—September 8, 2012 7:00 pm-2:00 am

Events all over campus.
Join UPC for a double feature movie night, showing The Hunger Games and the Avengers.

September 7, 2012
8:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
Join UPC and WMUA to watch The Alchemistics perform.

September 7—September 8, 2012 8:00 pm-12:00 am

The Hatch
Join UPC for the first dance party of the semester.

September 7—September 8, 2012 9:00 pm-1:00 am

Student Union Ballroom
Join the fun at two great events: Art Cycles Instrument Making and Interactive Music Performance with Roger Tincknell.

September 8, 2012
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Mill River Playground
Auditions are open to all students who play orchestral string instruments.

September 8, 2012
10:00 am-1:00 pm

Music Wing, Fine Arts Center, Room 263A
Cool down with free skate rental and skating.

September 8, 2012
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Mullins Center Practice Rink
Head coach Charley Molnar leads the Minutemen into action against Indiana University at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass.

September 8, 2012
3:30 pm

Gillette Stadium | Foxboro, MA
BBQ at XA House

September 8, 2012
4:00 pm-8:00 pm

XA House (Across from Totman Gym)
Karmin is Amy Ellis's pronounced rap flow and searing R&B influenced pop vocals married with Nick Noonan's multi-instrumental talent and smooth harmonies.

September 8, 2012
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall
Student Union Ballroom

September 8, 2012
8:00 pm

Student Union
Hampden Gallery and Incubator Project Space presents "Collage Logic," an exhibit curated by Jackie Shatz.

September 10—October 18, 2012, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 12:00 pm-6:00 pm
September 9—October 14, 2012, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 8

Hampden Gallery

An opening reception and performance for the exhibit "Collage Logic," curated by Jackie Shatz.

September 9, 2012
2:00 pm

Hampden Gallery, Southwest Residential Area, UMass Amherst Campus
A concert of new music performed by faculty, with music by George Benjamin, Eric Sawyer, Arthur Berger and Salvatore Macchia.

September 9, 2012
4:00 pm

Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Campus
Come audition for UMass Amherst's premiere a cappella group!

September 9—September 10, 2012 6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Student Union Duke's Room
Join UPC for a double feature movie night: The Hunger Games and The Avengers.

September 9, 2012
8:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
Exhibition of artworks by Jesse Connor and Mikaël Petraccia.

September 10—September 28, 2012 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery
Michael Durke, minister counselor of the US Senior Foreign Service (ret.) will discuss the international response to civil conflict and civilian suffering.

September 10, 2012
12:00 pm

Machmer e-23
UMass Yoga Fall 2012 classes offered in the Newman Center begin this week. All levels are welcome; open to all students, faculty and staff.

September 10—September 13, 2012 3:00 pm-6:15 pm

The Newman Center, Main Floor Meeting Room beside the Chapel
All are invited to attend the Opening Day of the Student Union Craft Center. We will be holding tours, conducting hands-on demonstrations in all of our craft areas, offering an easy and free membership sign-up, as well as free henna, buttonmaking, and paper marbling.

September 10, 2012
6:00 pm

Student Union Craft Center, Student Union Basement, Amherst, MA
Come listen to renowned singer-songwriter and UMass alumna Buffy Sainte-Marie ’70, ’90G live at The Triple Door.

September 10, 2012
8:00 pm

The Triple Door, 216 Union St., Seattle WA
Dr. Sven Anders or the University of Alberta, Edmonton, will be the guest speaker at this week's Resource Economics Seminar.

September 11, 2012
11:00 am

Stockbridge 201
Professor Rahsaan Maxwell will discuss his recent book, Ethnic Minority Migrants in Britain and France: Integration Trade-Offs, which explores why some ethnic minority migrant groups have better economic and political integration outcomes than others.

September 11, 2012
3:30 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center 803
City Year representatives will be on campus to answer your questions about their employment opportunities.

September 11, 2012
5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Goodell 419
Join the University Programming Council for our first meeting of the semester.

September 11, 2012
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
The UMass Arts Council welcomes submissions for support of on campus arts programming by student organizations and departments.

September 12, 2012
12:00 pm

Curry Hicks 10
Come meet our staff, learn about our programs and services, and find out how to get involved in our organization.

September 12, 2012
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

New Africa House 180 Infirmary Way Amherst, MA 01003
For your audition, prepare a song to sing for us.

September 12—September 13, 2012 6:00 pm

Fine Arts Center • Basement, UMass Amherst Campus
Audition to become a part of the Not Ready for Bedtime Players.

September 12, 2012
6:00 pm

Campus Center, Room 101
A young man in 11th century Andalusia discovers secrets of love with the aid of an ancient manuscript, a boy, a monkey, and a beautiful princess.

September 12, 2012
7:00 pm

Isenberg, Room 137
The Zube lecture series continues for Fall 2012, the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional planning along with co-sponsor the Department of Geosciences welcomes our first speaker, Vincent Viguié with his presentation on Urban modeling to inform climate policies: a case-study on Paris urban area.

September 13, 2012
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

111 Thatcher Road, 105 Hills North, UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA 01301
Come to a Block Party in downtown Amherst, with music, food, and lots of other fun stuff.

September 13, 2012
6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Downtown Amherst
Country music sensation Eric Church comes to the Mullins Center with special guests Justin Moore and Kip Moore on September 13.

September 13, 2012
7:30 pm

Mullins Center
Dr. F. M. Scherer of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government will be the guest speaker at this week's Finance Seminar.

September 14, 2012
10:30 am

Isenberg 106
During the ceremony, Chancellor Subbaswamy will present the keynote address and a select group of nationally and internationally acclaimed faculty members will be presented with the Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Research and Creative Activity.

September 14, 2012
11:00 am

Bowker Auditorium, Stockbridge Hall, UMass Amherst Campus
The UMass Student Farming Enterprise and UMass Amherst Permaculture will be selling everything from kale to tomatoes in the Campus Center at UMass Amherst every Friday starting in September.

September 14, 2012
12:00 pm-4:00 pm

UMass Campus Center Concourse, 1 Campus Center Way, Amherst MA
Head coach Carla Tagliente leads the UMass women's field hockey team into action against Northeastern University.

September 14, 2012
4:00 pm

Garber Field
The Graduate Student Senate is hosting a Trivia Night. Come test your knowledge, meet new graduate students, and enjoy the free snacks and prizes.

September 14, 2012
7:00 pm

Campus Center, UPub
The inaugural concert of the Chiron Chamber Orchestra featuring fantastic music spanning the globe: Shostakovich, Mendelssohn, Piazzolla, and Mahler. All tickets donations to benefit the education of Ugandan children.

September 14, 2012
7:30 pm

Newman Center
Join UPC and WMUA in the Hatch for some live music. Food will be available.

September 14—September 15, 2012 8:00 pm-12:00 am

The Hatch
Join UPC for a showing of "Men in Black III."

September 14, 2012
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
Join UMass Amherst students, faculty and staff in giving back to the community we share by lending a hand at nearby playgrounds, parks, gardens, and other locations.

September 15, 2012
10:00 am-2:00 pm

Meet at the Fine Arts Center Plaza
The men's and women's cross country teams compete in the annual Minuteman Invitational.

September 15, 2012
11:30 am

UMass Amherst Campus
Come out to the Minutefan Tailgate Tent, just a short walk from the stadium.

September 15, 2012
1:00 pm

Univ. Michigan Golf Course Club House | 500 East Stadium Blvd., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Mark your calendar and plan to show your UMass pride as the Minutemen kick-off against the Wolverines at the University of Michigan.

September 15, 2012
3:30 pm

Michigan Stadium | 1201 S. Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Celebrate the Jewish New Year with services and special meals as well as listen to the shofar blowing to bring in the new year.

September 16—September 18, 2012

Chabad House. 30 North Hadley Rd in Amherst and campus pond.
Head coach Ed Matz leads the UMass women's soccer team into action against New Hampshire.

September 16, 2012
1:00 pm

Rudd Field, UMass Amherst Campus
A recital by faculty member Greg Spiridopoulos, tuba, with Nikki Stoia, piano.

September 16, 2012
4:00 pm

Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Campus
Join UPC for a viewing of "Men in Black III."

September 16, 2012
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
The UMass Amherst Libraries host “A Lovely Horse,” an exhibit of portraits by Erica Damon ’11, at the Science and Engineering Library (SEL) in Lederle Lowrise on Floor 2, through January 13, 2013.  An opening reception will be held on September 18, 2012, from 5:00 p.m.

September 27, 2012
This event does NOT occur on:
November 22, November 24, December 8, December 16, December 22—December 23, December 28—January 1

Science and Engineering Library

Opening reception for the exhibition "Intersection" showing works by Jesse Connor and Mikaël Petraccia.

September 17, 2012
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery
Grassroots Campaigns will be on campus to discuss internship opportunities.

September 17, 2012
5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Goodell 508
The UMass Amherst Libraries will host an open house for faculty in the Teaching Commons.

September 18, 2012
1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Floor 26, Du Bois Library, UMass Amherst
Join Robert and Ellen Kaplan for an interactive program on "Math Circles."

September 18, 2012
4:00 pm

Room 138, Hasbrouck Lab
Head coach Carla Tagliente leads the UMass women's field hockey team into action against Boston University.

September 18, 2012
4:00 pm

Garber Field | UMass Amherst Campus
Madeleine Kunin speaks about her latest book, The New Feminist Agenda: Defining the Next Revolution for Women, Work and Family.

September 18, 2012
5:00 pm

Gordon Hall, Room 302-304, UMass Amherst Campus
Shakespeare's Coriolanus will be taught by Tony Burton.

September 18—October 23, 2012, Tuesdays 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Renaissance Center

A recital featuring UMass faculty member Nadine Shank, piano; and Katherine Eberle, mezzo soprano, Univ. of Iowa faculty, performing contemporary songs by American women composers.

September 18, 2012
8:00 pm

Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Campus
Kickoff session of a free nine-week Research Commercialization Introductory Course sponsored on campus by the UMass Innovation Institute and the Office of Commercial Ventures and Intellectual Property.

September 19, 2012
3:30 pm-5:00 pm

103 Lederle Graduate Research Tower
Join us for the 8th annual Alfange Lecture in American Constitutionalism featuring Sylvia A. Law, Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law, Medicine and Psychiatry at New York University Law School.

September 19, 2012
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Amherst Room, 10th Floor Campus Center
Learn how to navigate Career Services' internship and job posting database.

September 19, 2012
5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Wilder Hall 201
This event has been cancelled.

September 19, 2012
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, Room 108
Pizza, a magician and interactive bystander training for area college student leaders on how to intervene and respond when someone has had too much to drink.

September 19, 2012
6:00 pm

UMass Campus Center Auditorium
Arab Cinema Panorama

September 19, 2012
7:00 pm

Isenberg, Room 137
Guest Speaker. Marion Pressley, FASLA, RLA, has been a devoted professional who has contributed enormously to the designed landscape through her work in landscape architecture and the rehabilitation of public parks and private historical properties.

September 20, 2012
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

111 Thatcher Road, 105 Hills North, UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA 01301
"Visions of Lost Marvels: Renaissance Maps of Ancient Rome," presented by Jessica Maier, Art History Department of Mt. Holyoke College.

September 20, 2012
4:30 pm

Renaissance Center Reading Room
Information and advice on how to apply for the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship, featuring a panel of faculty and previous fellows.

September 20, 2012
4:30 pm

Room 165, Campus Center
The World Studies Interdisciplinary Project (WSIP) will hold its first public panel on Thursday, Sept 20: “Empires and Political Economy in the Longue Durée” with speakers: Professors Fred Cooper (NYU), Chris Chase-Dunn (Institute for Research on World-Systems, UC-Riverside), and Maya Shatzmiller (U Western Ontario)

September 20, 2012
5:00 pm

Isenberg SOM, Room 108 (updated location)
Representatives from the FBI will be on campus to discuss employment opportunities and the recruiting process.

September 20, 2012
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

HASA 126
Poet John Ashbery will give a reading as part of the Visiting Writers Series

September 20, 2012
8:00 pm

Memorial Hall
Dr. Daniel Bergstresser of Brandeis University will be the guest speaker at this week's Finance Seminar.

September 21, 2012
10:30 am

Isenberg 106
Dr. Diana Bilimoria of the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western University will be speaking at the Isenberg School of Management's Initiative for the Study of Gender and Organization Speaker Series.

September 21, 2012
1:00 pm

Isenberg 210
Meet alumnus Dr. Davit Khachatryan who is a Senior Associate at the National Economics and Statistics practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers.

September 21, 2012
2:00 pm

Isenberg 210
Jens Schubert, Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville will be the guest speaker at this week's Resource Economics Seminar.

September 21, 2012
3:30 pm

201 Stockbridge Hall
Head coach Carla Tagliente leads the UMass women's field hockey team into action against Vermont.

September 21, 2012
4:00 pm

Garber Field | UMass Amherst Campus
The World Studies Interdisciplinary Project (WSIP) holds its second public panel on Friday, September 21, “Empires, Sexuality, and Cultural Mediation, medieval to modern” with speakers: Professors Sahar Amer (UNC-Chapel Hill), Luís Madureira (U Wisconsin-Madison), and Lydia Liu (Columbia). All invited to reception following the Panel (Isenberg SOM, Atrium).

September 21, 2012
4:30 pm

Isenberg SOM, Room 210
Join UPC for a showing of "People Like Us."

September 21, 2012
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
This event has been canceled.

September 22, 2012

UMass Amherst Sunwheel
Two days of dance workshops and performances.

September 22—September 23, 2012

Totman Hall, UMass Campus
Free trip for International Students to visit the Yankee Candle Store in South Deerfield.

September 22, 2012
10:00 am-3:00 pm

Yankee Candle Company, South Deerfield, Mass.
Head coach Sam Koch leads the UMass men's soccer team into action against Dartmouth.

September 22, 2012
1:00 pm

Rudd Field, UMass Amherst Campus
Head coach Ed Matz leads the UMass women's soccer team into action against Siena.

September 23, 2012
1:00 pm

Rudd Field, UMass Amherst Campus
Head coach Carla Tagliente leads the UMass women's field hockey team into action against the Albany Great Danes.

September 23, 2012
3:00 pm

Garber Field | UMass Amherst Campus
Join UPC for a viewing of "People Like Us."

September 23, 2012
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
Over 80 specialists from 18 different countries will ahare research results, identify future research themes, and discuss solutions inherent to small scale forests and forestry.

September 24—September 27, 2012 8:30 am-12:00 pm

Campus Center
In a talk titled “Family Policies, Employment and Poverty among Partnered and Single Mothers Cross-Nationally,” Joya Misra will present research she has conducted with Stephanie Moller, Eiko Strader and Elizabeth Wemlinger.

September 24, 2012
12:00 pm

Thompson 620
The Department of Political Science is pleased to host John Sides, associate professor of political science at George Washington University.

September 24, 2012
3:30 pm-5:00 pm

Machmer e23
Find out about opportunities for students who want to study or work abroad.

September 24, 2012
4:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom
A workshop for everyone interested in taking an idea through the commercialization process.

September 24, 2012
5:00 pm

Campus Center Reading Room
Meals are managed, prepared, and served by students in HT-MGT 355.

September 25—September 27, 2012

Campus Center - 11th Floor
Head coach Sam Koch leads the UMass men's soccer team into action against the Syracuse Orange.

September 25, 2012
3:30 pm

Rudd Field, UMass Amherst Campus
This presentation/workshop will provide k16 teachers with an overview and information about how to get their students involved with a statewide art competition about climate change science.

September 25, 2012
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Lab 138
Educational LEED webinars produced by the USGBC.

September 25, 2012
4:30 pm-6:00 pm

Physical Plant Building, Conference Room A (3rd flr)
Lee Badgett, the Director of the Center for Public Policy and Administration at UMass Amherst, presents findings from her research.

September 25, 2012
4:30 pm

UMass Stonewall Center, Crampton Hall
UMass Hillel offers services for Yom Kippur.

September 25—September 26, 2012 5:00 pm-8:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom and Hillel House
Meet Chef Neela and indulge in contemporary Indian Cuisine.

September 25, 2012
5:00 pm-9:00 pm

Berkshire Dining Commons
Join us for the High Holidays for Yom Kippur services and a break-the-fast buffet.

September 25—September 26, 2012 6:30 pm

Chabad House, 30 North Hadley Rd., Amherst
Join Coach Charley Molnar and his players and celebrate UMass football.

September 26, 2012
12:00 pm-12:30 pm

Student Union South Steps
Session Two of a nine-week Research Commercialization Introductory Course, sponsored by the UMass Innovation Institute and the Office of Commercial Ventures and Intellectual Property

September 26, 2012
3:30 pm-5:00 pm

103 Lederle Graduate Research Tower
Meet Chef Neela and indulge in contemporary Indian Cuisine.

September 26, 2012
5:00 pm-9:00 pm

Worcester Dining Commons/Hillside Room, Amherst Campus
Representatives from the Student Conservation Association will be on campus to answer questions about their employment/internship opportunities!

September 26, 2012
5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Goodell 508
Cambridge Associates will be on campus to answer questions about their upcoming application deadline and employment opportunities!

September 26, 2012
5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Goodell 419
A friendly, professional event for students to meet employers from technical and scientific companies about internships, co-ops and career opportunities.

September 27, 2012
10:00 am-3:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium
The Office of Information Technologies (OIT) invites new faculty to its first New Faculty Open House: OIT at a Glance.

September 27, 2012
11:15 am-12:30 pm

A215 Lederle Graduate Research Center (LGRC) Lowrise
Holyoke's 23-year-old Mayor Alex Morse will speak about his historic election last fall and how he is working to revitalize his hometown.

September 27, 2012
4:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
Based on the 2011 book by Yoshikawa, this lecture concerns the early development of the nearly five million U.S. citizen children with at least one unauthorized parent.

September 27, 2012
4:00 pm

Campus Center 168C
Join us for an entertaining evening filled with lively discussions, a delicious dinner, keynote address by Noam Chomsky, and a chance to mingle with old and new friends.

September 27, 2012
5:30 pm-7:45 pm

Amherst Room, Campus Center (10th Floor)
Join us for a social gathering with fellow alums and CS faculty. Stop by to reminisce with old friends and to make new connections. Learn about your alum peers to see what opportunities arise and to expand your social network.

September 27, 2012
6:30 pm

Chatham Cafe, Google Inc. in Kendall Square Cambridge, MA
Come hear one of the greatest champions of social justice and democracy in our times.

September 27, 2012
8:00 pm-9:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, UMass
Join us for the Weekly UMass Student Farmers Market, where you can purchase local produce from the UMass Student Farm, and the UMass Amherst Permaculture Garden, every Friday until November 16th!

September 28, 2012
12:00 am-4:00 pm

Campus Center Concourse
Bead show open to the public. Shop for beads, findings, and other jewelry making components.

September 28—September 30, 2012 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium
Dr. Anand Vijh of the University of Iowa will be the guest speaker at this week's Finance Seminar.

September 28, 2012
10:30 am

Isenberg 106
Dr. Jeremy Clark of the University of Canterbury will be the guest speaker at this week's Resource Economics Seminar.

September 28, 2012
3:30 pm

Stockbridge 201
Head coach Ed Matz leads the UMass women's soccer team into action against conference foe Dayton.

September 28, 2012
4:00 pm

Rudd Field, UMass Amherst Campus
Join UPC for Music in the Hatch.

September 28—September 29, 2012 8:00 pm-12:00 am

The Hatch
A faculty recital by John Bottomley, tuba; and Nikki Stoia, piano.

September 28, 2012
8:00 pm

Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Campus
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences invites you back to campus for its 3rd annual SPHHS Fall Alumni Celebration!

September 29, 2012
10:00 am

Fine Arts Center Atrium
Head coach Charley Molnar leads the Minutemen into action against Ohio University at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass.

September 29, 2012
3:30 pm

Gillette Stadium | Foxboro, MA
Watch Ohio vs. UMass Football with fellow alumni.

September 29, 2012
3:30 pm

Finnerty's Bar 221 Second Ave (Between 13th & 14th in East Village Manhattan) New York, NY 212.677.2655
Learn about the semester program partnership between UMass and Yestermorrow

September 29, 2012
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

216 Potwine Lane, Amherst, MA
Comedian Brian Moote performs with Not Ready for Bedtime Players opening.

September 29, 2012
8:00 pm-11:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
Welcoming Event presented by ISA & SASA featuring a South Asian Jazz Quintet with Rez Abbasi & Vijay Iyer and opening with the ISA student band "Aum Grown."

September 29, 2012
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall
Head coach Ed Matz leads the UMass women's soccer team into action against conference foe Xavier.

September 30, 2012
1:00 pm

Rudd Field, UMass Amherst Campus
Head coach Carla Tagliente leads the UMass women's field hockey team into action against the Maine Black Bears.

September 30, 2012
2:00 pm

Garber Field | UMass Amherst Campus