November 14, 2013 feed
UMass, Our Mission: To provide an affordable and accessible education of high quality and to conduct programs of research and public service that advance knowledge and improve the lives of the people of the Commonwealth, the nation, and the world.

November 14, 2013
12:00 pm-7:00 pm

Student Union, The Cape Cod Lounge

Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy cordially invites you to attend the Life Science Laboratories Building I Ribbon Cutting and Building Opening. The Life Science Laboratories (LSL) was developed to provide state-of-the-art research laboratory space for interdisciplinary research clusters engaged in cutting edge research.

November 14, 2013
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Life Science Laboratories, 5th Floor

Du Bois Library Fellowship recipients Horace D. Ballard Jr. and Emahunn Raheem Ali Campbell will give talks.

November 14, 2013
4:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2601

 "Telehealth and comprehensive team care for diabetes"

November 14, 2013
4:00 pm

Skinner Hall, 101

Christian Gabriel, RLA/ASLA, is the National Design Director for Landscape Architecture for the General Service Administration’s, Office of Chief Architect in Washington, D.C.  

November 14, 2013
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hills North, 105

The UMass Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is conducting a toy drive at the November 17 men's basketball game, and at the November 9, November 14, and November 22 ice hockey games.

November 14, 2013
6:30 pm

Mullins Center

1491s is a sketch comedy group based in the wooded ghettos of Minnesota and buffalo grass of Oklahoma.

November 14, 2013
7:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

The annual tradition continues as the UMass faithful are challenged to help pack the Mullins Center with over 8,000 fans as the Minutemen host Boston College for the only time this season.

November 14, 2013
7:30 pm

Mullins Center

The Fine Arts Center Concert Hall will resound  with sounds of  “ ...drumbeats that resonate like the delicacy of falling rain to an explosion of rhythmic exhilaration! ” when the Asian Arts & Culture Program hosts the Japanese Taiko “super group” Yamato in celebration of its 20th anniversary. 

November 14, 2013
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

This interactive workshop invites participants to discuss the qualities of a healthy relationship.This workshop will define the qualities of a healthy relationship - both with partners and friends.

November 14, 2013
8:00 pm

Campus Center, 911-915

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

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

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

Two couples meet over the proverbial backyard fence, but when Ben and Mary invite fresh-from-rehab Kenny and Sharon over on a hot summer afternoon for a get-to-know-you barbecue, the result isn't what anyone expected.

November 14—November 16, 2013 8:00 pm
November 20—November 22, 2013 8:00 pm
November 23, 2013 2:00 pm
November 16, 2013, weekdays 2:00 pm

Curtain Theater