February 28, 2013 feed
Stop by our table to write a thank you note to donors, alumni, or anyone on campus who has positively affected your UMass experience.

February 28, 2013
10:00 am-3:00 pm

Campus Center

The Psychology of Peace and Violence Program is proud to present the Spring 2013 Interdisciplinary Seminar Series: Easier Said Than Done: a practical reflection on peace, justice and reconciliation in the wake of violent conflict…and how we know if we are succeeding.

February 28, 2013
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

Celebrate life at every size with two free events for the campus community. 

February 28, 2013
3:00 pm

All Campus

“The Bible Across Cultures: From Antiquity to the Enlightenment,” a series of four lectures sponsored by Judaic and Near Eastern Studies at UMass Amherst, explores the Bible as a meeting ground for intercultural exchange. 

February 28, 2013
4:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 123

Stephanie Elsky, Postdoctoral Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Law, Jurisprudence, and Social Thought, Amherst College, will present "Sidney's Aporia: Common Law and the Poetics of Doubt in the old Arcadia." 

February 28, 2013
4:30 pm

Renaissance Center

The Interdisciplinary Studies Institute (ISI) is pleased to announce an upcoming lecture with Martha Biondi, Associate Professor of African American Studies and History at Northwestern University.

February 28, 2013
4:30 pm

Campus Center, 904-08

This is the 4th annual student dance competition in which student groups compete in an elimination round-style show. Instant Noodles from MTV's original America's Best Dance Crew will be there to preform between rounds.

February 28, 2013
7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Fine Arts Center

Come to a performance by The New Africa House Ensemble.

February 28, 2013
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

The 32nd Annual Jazz Showcase Spotlights the Music of Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea. 

February 28, 2013
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

The UMCA has been fortunate to receive several important gifts over the last year, which will be on view here for the first time.

January 23—March 15, 2013, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
January 26—March 10, 2013, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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February 18

University Museum of Contemporary Art

The UMass Amherst Libraries host an exhibit, “Pioneers of Mass Aggie: Founders, Builders, and Innovators.”  “Pioneers” is the first of three exhibits to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the University of Massachusetts.

January 22—May 11, 2013

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

The UMCA is pleased to announce an exhibition of work by the Los Angeles-based artist James Welling. This exhibition will focus on the photographer’s work in New England from 1970 to 2010.

January 31—May 3, 2013, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
February 2—May 5, 2013, Sun/Mon/Sat 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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February 18, March 16—March 24, April 15

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Students in the Department of Accounting and Information Systems at the UMass Isenberg School of Management offer free income tax assistance to qualified taxpayers as part of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program at the Isenberg School of Management.

February 5—April 11, 2013, Tue/Wed/Thu 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
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March 19—March 21

Isenberg School of Management, 35

UVC TV- 19 and University Programming Council present UMass Amherst's 8th Annual Film Festival.

February 6—March 8, 2013

The Peer Health Educators at the Center for Health Promotion know that tanning is out and "Your Skin is In."

February 14—March 5, 2013


The exhibit features fifteen 22”x24” images selected from VISUAL’s collection, each one captured during research at UMass Amherst.  Accompanying each image will be a description, in non-technical terms, that explains the science behind the picture. 

February 20—April 7, 2013
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March 16—March 17, March 23—March 24

Science and Engineering Library

No Impact Week is a one-week carbon cleanse.  It is a chance for you to see what a difference no-impact living can have on your quality of life.

February 24—March 3, 2013

All Campus

Claudia Sperry has developed an aesthetic that combines the conscious and unconscious qualities of painterly expression, giving each painting a memory of its own, and a dynamic borrowed from her precursors, the alchemists.

February 25—March 15, 2013, weekdays
March 3, 2013, Sundays 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery

It’s not just the view… It’s not just the value…It’s the best meal on campus!

February 26—February 28, 2013

Campus Center

The Muslim Students' Association (MSA) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst cordially invites you to discover Islam.

February 26, 2013 7:15 pm-9:30 pm
February 28, 2013 7:15 pm-9:30 pm

Campus Center, 165 and 174

Win free Ray-Ban sunglasses or a jumbo gift basket with fun-in-the-sun essentials, just in time for spring break! Sponsored by the UHS Pharmacy and Eye Care Services.

February 28—March 3, 2013


In early 17th-century Spain, women playwrights turned out reams of scripts that were by turns imaginative, magical, funny and raunchy. Professor Harley Erdman is on a mission to help the world rediscover these talented women.

February 28—March 2, 2013 8:00 pm
March 7—March 9, 2013 8:00 pm
March 2, 2013 2:00 pm
March 9, 2013 2:00 pm

Rand Theater