Month of  June 2013 feed
“Metamorphosis” is the second of three exhibits celebrating the 150th anniversary of the founding of University of Massachusetts Amherst. 

May 20—September 27, 2013, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois,

Annual Conference includes workshops, presentations and field trips focus the local and global use of medicinal plants.

June 2—June 5, 2013 7:30 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center

The University of Massachusetts football team will host its annual UMass Football Open House for all fans, donors, season ticket holders and friends on Tuesday, June 4 from 6-8 PM.

June 4, 2013
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Slobody Building, 101 University Drive, 3rd floor

UMass Football will be back in Amherst in 2014. A special team of UMass Football Ambassadors is forming to educate the Pioneer Valley about the transition and the program's future, as well as to grow the UMass Football Nation!

June 7, 2013
5:00 pm

ABC Brewing Company
Tour the excavation site for the UMass Field School in bioarchaeology and forensic anthropology.  

June 13, 2013
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

UMass Taphonomy Lab
All tournament, lunch, raffle, and auction proceeds go to the  UMass Cape Cod Scholarship Fund, which provides financial support to qualified Cape Cod students planning to attend UMass Amherst.

June 14, 2013
8:30 am

The Club at Yarmouthport
Due to forecasted inclement weather at Gillette Stadium, the first annual UMass Football Women's Clinic will be postponed.

June 14, 2013
5:30 pm

Gillette Stadium
Klaus Postler’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally and is in the permanent collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art in the Ray Johnson Memorial Mail Art Show Archives.

June 15, 2013
11:30 am-2:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

The UMass Amherst Department of Kinesiology is hosting the 3rd International Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement.

June 17—June 19, 2013

Campus Center

The STEM Diversity Forum meets on a monthly basis and is organized by the STEM Diversity Institute.  The forum will provide opportunities to identify best practices for increasing diversity in STEM fields at UMass. 

June 19, 2013
3:00 pm-4:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 145

The public is invited to witness the passing of the seasons by joining Drs. Judith Young and Steve Schneider of the UMass Dept. of Astronomy to watch the Sun rise and set over the tall standing stones in the UMass Sunwheel for the Summer Solstice of 2013.

June 20—June 21, 2013


Urban revitalization specialist and green infrastructure professional Majora Carter kicks off the 2013 UMass Amherst "Permaculture Your Campus Conference." Open to the public.

June 23, 2013
6:00 pm-8:30 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Mark Doty and Joy Williams read from their work.

June 23, 2013
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

Public meetings with five candidates for the post of chief information officer are being held for members of the campus community to meet and listen to the candidates and offer feedback to the search committee.

June 24—June 27, 2013
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June 25

Campus Center

Stacey Levine and D.A. Powell read from their work.

June 24, 2013
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

You and a guest are cordially invited to join Roberto Padovani '83G, '85PhD, executive vice president and Qualcomm Fellow, and Professor Christopher Hollot, head of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UMass Amherst, for an evening of casual socializing and networking.

June 25, 2013
6:00 pm

Qualcomm Morehouse Campus, S Cafe, Building S
Peter Gizzi and Maggie Nelson read from their work.

June 25, 2013
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

Anthony Doerr, Matthea Harvey, and Lisa Olstein read from their work.

June 26, 2013
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

Timothy Donnelly and Noy Holland read from their work.

June 27, 2013
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

The last day of classes for Summer Session One.

June 28, 2013

Ben Marcus, Susan Steinberg and Betsy Wheeler read from their work.

June 28, 2013
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

Paul Lisicky and Dara Wier read from their work.

June 29, 2013
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135