April 23, 2013 feed
HerbFest 2013 is an annual celebration of herbs, spices, and medicinal plants.

April 23, 2013
11:30 am-1:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

A few years back, Mohawk Trail Regional Middle School created a course entitled, Project Based Learning or PBL.  It became one of five academic classes for middle school students

April 23, 2013
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

Professors Max Page and Marla Miller, members of the architecture and history faculty, present their research and sign copies of their new book, Beauty, Cravings, Virtue: A Celebration of the Architectural Legacy of the University of Massachusetts Amherst, in a special Sesquicentennial lecture. 

April 23, 2013
4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

"Enxaneta" is the Catalan word for the child that "crowns" the top of a human tower. The documentary film demonstrates the values that have made human towers an Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO; the spirit of surmounting, teamwork and the integration of people of all ages and all nationalities.

April 23, 2013
6:30 pm

Herter Hall, 301

In recognition of the outstanding contributions of our students to the greater UMass Amherst community, the Center for Student Development will be hosting the 7th annual Student Life Awards Ceremony - "The Sammies".

April 23, 2013
7:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

A ready by Ross Gay, a Cave Canem Fellow and the author of Against Which and Bringing the Shovel Down, the title poem of which enacts this poet’s excruciating extremes of terror and tenderness, and his profound understanding of what it means to be human.

April 23, 2013
7:30 pm

Amherst Books
Five College Collegium, Robert Eisenstein, director, performs "Fancy and Not So fancy Music" ca. 1500 by Ockeghem, Busnois, Josquin for voices and instruments.

April 23, 2013
8:00 pm

Mt Holyoke College, Abbey Chapel
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

Shaping the View, a new exhibition at the University Museum of Contemporary Art, investigates how modern and contemporary artists use a variety of media to capture and re-imagine both interior and exterior scenes.

April 4—May 5, 2013, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
April 4—May 5, 2013, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

According to Davies:  “The focus of the work is mortality -- birth, death, the passage of time, and the annual events (such as birthdays, New Year's, Christmas, etc.,) that mark the passage of time.  

April 7—May 12, 2013, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri

Hampden Gallery

Joining our Stand Against Racism campaign through Pinterest.  

April 16—April 25, 2013 9:00 am-2:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery presents the BFA Thesis Exhibitions of BFA Candidates: Casey Gariepy, Bryan Meegan, Christina O'Brien and Grace Romanello.

April 22—April 26, 2013

Student Union Art Gallery

Barnes Gallery at the Leverett Crafts & Arts Center is pleased to present two BFA Thesis exhibitions by the artists Lauren Costa and Chelsea Neveu.

April 22—May 1, 2013

Barnes Gallery : Leverett Crafts & Arts Center
The Theta Mu chapter of the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity is kicking off a disability awareness week to raise funds and awareness for Push America.

April 22—April 26, 2013 6:00 am-6:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Lawn