March 5, 2013 feed
Terry O'Neill current president of the National Organization for Women will speak about challenges to NOW and feminism. This event marks the Sixth Annual Alice S. and Peter H. Rossi Lecture.

March 5, 2013
12:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

David R. Williams, Ph.D. "Racism and Health: Findings, Questions and Directions" March 5, 2013 – 1:15 pm   | Campus Center, Reading Room

March 5, 2013
1:15 pm-2:15 pm

Campus Center, Reading Room

Author Tom Fels and media artist Mark Tribe will give a talk at the eighth annual Social Change Colloquium.

March 5, 2013
4:00 pm

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

2013 Writer-in-Residence and historian Robin D.G. Kelley is a renowned African American studies scholar and author of award-winning books on urban American culture.

March 5, 2013
4:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Hear a panel of upper-class UMass students describing how they have chosen to augment their academic programs with study elsewhere, work experience, and other options.

March 5, 2013
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Goodell Hall, 504

After the Newtown school shooting, the status of violence continues to be widely discussed and examined. This talk will identify continuities in the cult of violence from medieval dreams of avenging the death of martyrs to modern dreams of social revolution. 

March 5, 2013
6:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

This exciting, live, multi-media "informance" celebrates the groundbreaking achievements of the iconic trumpeter, bandleader, and cultural provocateur, Miles Davis.

March 5, 2013
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

The Symphony Band, James Patrick Miller, director, performs Evening Music by Libby Larsen, Augusta Reed Thomas, Jayce Ogren, Timothy Mahr, and Bob Margolis.

March 5, 2013
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

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

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

Home Drone is a multifaceted exhibition that combines on-site installation, a public intervention act across the state of Massachusetts, a history of the U.S. Drone Program, and a time-line for the series of events that brought two artists from their home in Rochester, NY, to a onference in Pakistan and back. 

March 1—March 26, 2013, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
March 3—March 10, 2013, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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March 17—March 24

Hampden Gallery

Patricia Ferreira started out as a film critic, later going into directing and script-writing films for television.

March 5—March 6, 2013

Herter Hall, 225