April 1, 2013 feed
Registration for the Fall 2013 semester begins.

April 1, 2013

Lisa Saunders will speak about her research in a talk titled “Women, Men and Work in Detroit After the Exodus.”

April 1, 2013
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

Author, Artist and Publisher Denis Kitchen to Speak on His New Biography of Al Capp, creator of the Li’l Abner Comic Strip as part of the History of the Jewish Graphic Novel Lecture Series.

April 1, 2013
5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

This spring’s 2013 Dinner On Us program focuses on the myriad of challenges parents of young children face as they create a physically and emotionally healthy family environment that will positively contribute to their childs’ and their own well-being. 

April 1, 2013
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union, Earthfoods Cafe/Cape Cod Lounge

Put on your polka face, it's time for the biannual POLKA lesson! Come learn this fun, lively dance with UMass Ballroom Dance Team! We will teach a beginner lesson in the first hour. The second hour will feature more advanced moves.

April 1, 2013
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, Lobby

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
This event does NOT occur on:
February 18, March 16—March 24, April 15

University Museum of Contemporary Art

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
This event does NOT occur on:
March 16—March 17, March 23—March 24

Science and Engineering Library

Since first emerging onto the art scene in the early 1960s, the paintings of Larry Poons have been the subject of consistent serious interest to critics and curators.

March 6—April 6, 2013, Sun/Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri

Herter Art Gallery

MFA Candidates of University of Massachusetts Amherst and George Washington University present a pair of collaborative exhibitions. In this exchange, each program hosts the other for an exhibition that features the graduate students in the respective Studio Art Departments. This exhibition series aims to provide a partnership between the regional art hubs of Amherst, MA and Washington D.C.

March 25—April 12, 2013 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery, 326