November 13, 2013
Teach-In on the Campaign to End Student Debt

November 13, 2013
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Europe's "Entangled Histories" and the Memorial to the Abolition of Slavery in Nantes, France

November 13, 2013
4:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall-East

Please consider joining us on Wednesday, November 13th from 5-7pm at the University Club to recognize the outstanding work of our Faculty Supervisors and Sponsors!

November 13, 2013
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

University Club

A Conversation with Chris Tinson, Professor of African American Studies, Hampshire College; Bill Strickland, Professor of Afro-American Studies, UMass Amherst; and Jason G. Irizarry, Director of Urban Education, Associate Professor Department of Teacher Education & Curriculum Studies, UMass Amherst.

November 13, 2013
5:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, Lobby

Interested in working, volunteering, or interning with a non-profit organization? Not sure what your next step should be? Wondering what it is like to work in this sector? Come hear local and national non-profit organizations speak about their experiences as well as talk about their upcoming internship/job opportunities.

November 13, 2013
5:30 pm

Goodell Hall, 506

In 2013, the Supreme Court held that genes found in nature cannot be patented; invalidating Myriad Genetics’ patents on the human breast cancer genes BRCA1 and BRCA2.  The ACLU and other nonprofits led the charge and noted litigator Chris Hansen took the case all the way to the Supreme Court. Questions remain, however.

November 13, 2013
7:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

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
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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

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
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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

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

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

A self-proclaimed "populist" photographer, Parr is a true master of social commentary, he captures humanity in all of its follies. 

October 31—November 29, 2013, Sun/Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
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November 28

Herter Art Gallery

Herter Art Gallery is pleased to present It's an American Thing", a group exhibition featuring images by 14 photographers each of whom seeks to crystallize the essence of vintage American style, beauty and attitude during the last half of the 20th Century.

November 1—November 29, 2013, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
November 3—November 24, 2013, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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November 28

Herter Art Gallery

Explore the opportunity to study for a semester or year at another state college or state university in the U.S or the surrounding borders. 

November 1—December 12, 2013, Thu/Fri 2:30 pm-3:15 pm
November 6—December 11, 2013, Wednesdays 4:45 pm-5:30 pm
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November 28—November 29

Goodell Hall, 613

Pre-registration period for Spring 2014 classes at Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke and Smith Colleges.

November 12—November 22, 2013

Goodell Hall, 613

This exhibit highlights some of the hundreds of statements collected at UMass for the Stand Against Racism Pinterest campaign which began in the spring of 2013.

November 12, 2013 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 13—November 21, 2013, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 10:00 am-5:00 pm
November 15—November 22, 2013, Fridays 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Student Union, Art Gallery

This week, there are two extra chances to sign up for a new research study, which offers compensation for each visit! 

November 13—November 14, 2013 2:00 pm-8:00 pm

University Health Services (UHS), South Clinic