Week of  November 11—17, 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
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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
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October 8, November 12, November 22—November 25

University Museum of Contemporary Art, Main 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
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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
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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

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
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November 22, December 16, December 22—December 23, December 25, December 28—January 1, January 6

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

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

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
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November 12, November 22—November 25

Herter Art Gallery

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

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
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November 22—November 23

Student Union Art Gallery, 326

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

November 13, 2012
10:00 am

Mullins Center

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

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
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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