May 1, 2013 feed
Last day of classes for the 2013 spring semester.

May 1, 2013

Join us for a May Day event on the lower Cape as we rewind through our land's history all the way back to the Big Bang while hiking along the trails of the Wellfleet Wildlife Sanctuary.

May 1, 2013
9:50 am

Massachusetts Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Join us for our annual end of the year celebration, Big Chill.

May 1, 2013
11:00 am-3:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Lawn

Professor Luigina Mortari, Chair of the Department of Philosophy, Psychology and Pedagogy at the University of Verona and Adjunct faculty member in the UMass Department of Student Development  will present the results of her intensive qualitative study of caring for self and others in nurses in Italy.

May 1, 2013
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Hills South, 151

Take a break from studying and join the Women of Color Leadership Network for our May Social Hour.

May 1, 2013
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

New Africa House, 127

William Schwartz will be giving his lecture "Searching for Social Synchronization of Circadian Clocks."

May 1, 2013
4:00 pm

Morrill Science Center, 222

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

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
Directed by Amy Johnson and staged by Vernon Hartman, each performance features Puccini's Gianni Schicchi and Verdi's La Traviata, Act 1, sung and acted by UMass opera students.

April 30—May 1, 2013 7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium