October 17, 2013
From small camp stoves to large combined heat and biochar units, there will be a variety of technologies for making biochar.

October 17, 2013
9:00 am-4:00 pm

New England Small Farm Institute
This panel brings together local leaders working to increase housing access, stabilize neighborhoods and increase access to wealth in Springfield.

October 17, 2013
1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Campus Center, 803

Learn how to perform multiple regression, conduct exploratory data analysis, and perform hypothesis testing and regression diagnostics in the R environment.

October 17, 2013
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Machmer Hall, W37E

Sociology Professor Donald Tomaskovic-Devey will present the Sixth Annual Cole Lecture in Contemporary Issues. His talk, "How Wall Street is Distorting Main Street: Exploring Rising Income Inequality" is free and open to all.

October 17, 2013
4:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

Join the tradition of the Homecoming Parade as it winds its way through downtown Amherst and the UMass campus.

October 17, 2013
4:30 pm

All Campus

Enter the exotic world of Japan’s high tea culture and learn about the history of Matcha production, the oldest and most premium variety of powdered green tea,Tea experts Robert and Mary Lou Heiss guide you through this rich history as you sample authentic stone-ground Matcha from Kyoto, Japan and participate in a Japanese tea ceremony, Chanoyu,  which dates back to the 15th and 16th century.

October 17, 2013
6:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, Lobby

Come to the free Living Local workshop hosted by UMass Dining Sustainability to learn how to utilize the fall harvest in diverse ways.

October 17, 2013
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Student Union, Earth Foods

In this talk, an acclaimed senior researcher and TedxTalk presenter shares her thoughts on how business can create value not just for shareholders, but for everyone.  

October 17, 2013
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

This workshop is like the Pictionary board game we have come to know and love, but with a very sexy twist...

October 17, 2013
7:00 pm

Gorman Hall, 2nd floor lounge

In anticipation of Isabel  Wilkerson's October 22nd lecture, "The Warmth of Other Suns: Journeys of the Great Migration," sponsored by the Springfield Public Forum, local residents will gather to recall their memories of the Great Migration and Springfield, Mass. 

October 17, 2013
7:30 pm

American International College's Griswold Theatre
Du Bois in Our Time is a landmark exhibition that focuses on the intersection of art and the major issues of our time, centered on the legacy of W.E.B. Du Bois.

September 10—December 8, 2013, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat
This event does NOT occur on:
November 28—December 1

University Museum of Contemporary Art

The School of Computer Science invites you to the Computer Science Community Celebration.

October 17—October 19, 2013

Computer Science Building

 The Marriott Meals is a core course within the HTM program in which students have the opportunity to manage the restaurant with a team of student employees.

September 24—December 6, 2013, Tue/Wed/Thu 11:45 am
This event does NOT occur on:
November 28

Campus Center, 11

Visionary works in glass, encaustic, and paint on canvas convey the power and promise of a changing world.

October 2—October 25, 2013, weekdays
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October 14

Augusta Savage Gallery

$10,000, graduate awards for projects that integrate business fundamentals with science and/or engineering.  Application Deadline October 28. Info Session Oct 10 @ 5PM; Campus Ctr. 163c

October 2—October 28, 2013

The yearlong UMass 150th anniversary celebration continues during Homecoming with programs and activities highlighting important historical milestones, events and people.

October 15—October 26, 2013

All Campus

Tour one of the most iconic buildings on the UMass Amherst campus: the Old Chapel.

October 16—October 19, 2013

Old Chapel