October 22, 2013
An introduction to the research services of the Library. Topics include searching for scholarly articles, borrowing from other libraries, identifying highly-cited material, and citation management software.

October 22, 2013
10:00 am-11:00 am

Machmer Hall, W37E

Heated discussion erupted over the American Historical Association statement urging universities to allow Ph.D. recipients to embargo their electronic dissertations for up to six years while they pursue a book contract. Some institutions have recently changed their open access and embargo policies. This panel will provide faculty, librarian, University Press, and graduate student views on this timely topic followed by Q&A.

October 22, 2013
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois

Professor Lynn Phillips explores the line between consent and coercion in this thought-provoking look at popular culture and the ways real girls and women navigate their heterosexual relationships and hookups.

October 22, 2013
7:00 pm

Bartlett Hall, 65

Inspired by the Pittsburgh neighborhoods of his youth, the film Boyz N the Hood, and the early writings of W. E. B. Du Bois, New York-based Kyle Abraham investigates the rich history of urban culture and the rise and fall of community in Pavement.

October 22, 2013
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

This performance is to celebrate music of Francis Poulenc and “Les Six”.

October 22, 2013
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

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 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
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November 28

Campus Center, 11

$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

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

October 2—October 25, 2013, weekdays
This event does NOT occur on:
October 14

Augusta Savage Gallery

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

The exhibit centers on the post-World War II expansion of UMass and its emergence as a fully-fledged research university.

October 18—January 6, 2014
This event does NOT occur on:
November 28, December 15, December 21—December 22, December 25, December 28—January 1, January 5

Learning Commons in W.E.B. Du Bois Library, Lower Level and Floor 25

Exhibit celebrating the legacy of William Smith Clark and his influence at UMass Amherst and Hokkaido University.

October 19—November 30, 2013 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, Atrium

The Letters to Dr. Ehrlich series is a collection of images based on “The Population Bomb” by Dr. Paul R. Ehrlich.

October 20—November 20, 2013, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri

Hampden Gallery

Rice has used this method of writing in several projects over the years but the reason for its usage remains the same.

October 20—November 20, 2013, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri

Hampden Gallery

Take a few minutes from Homecoming celebrations to give blood.

October 22—October 23, 2013 11:00 am-4:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge