Week of  January 20—26, 2013 feed
The UMCA has been fortunate to receive several important gifts over the last year, which will be on view here for the first time.

January 23—March 15, 2013, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
January 26—March 10, 2013, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
February 18

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Graduating seniors are invited to submit a proposal for consideration as the Student Commencement Speaker at the Undergraduate Commencement on May 10, 2013.

December 3—February 5, 2013

The University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks nominations of graduating seniors for the 21st Century Leaders Award. 

December 3—February 8, 2013

Most university offices will be open during the break except on designated holidays.

December 16—January 21, 2013

Swimming and Diving hosts the UMass Invitational at Boyden Gymnasiu.

January 20, 2013

Boyden Gymnasium

Most university offices are closed.

January 21, 2013

Workplace Learning & Development (WL&D) Spring 2013 Programs areavailable for on-line registration.

January 21, 2013
8:30 am


The UMass Amherst Libraries host an exhibit, “Pioneers of Mass Aggie: Founders, Builders, and Innovators.”  “Pioneers” is the first of three exhibits to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the University of Massachusetts.

January 22—May 11, 2013

Learning Commons in W.E.B. Du Bois Library

First day of classes for the Spring 2013 semester.

January 22, 2013

Elizabeth Chang, violin, will perform with guest pianist Judith Gordon.

January 22, 2013
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Single Project/Event grant applications are due at noon today.

January 23, 2013
12:00 pm

Curry Hicks, 10

Coach Dawley leads the Minutewomen into action against the Bulldogs of Butler University.

January 23, 2013
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

This installation is a collaboration conceived by four second-year MFA students from the University of Massachusetts Amherst Studio Art Department.

January 24—January 31, 2013, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 10:00 am-5:00 pm
January 25, 2013, Sun/Fri/Sat 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery

Professor Platt will present a lecture titled “Into the Storm: Some Windows into a Chinese Civil War."

January 24, 2013
4:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Resource Economics Professor Christine Crago and Nicole Tocco '06, East Coast Fellow for Bon Appetit Management Company overseeing sustainability initiatives, will speak on implementing sustainability and social responsibility in today's economy.

January 24, 2013
6:00 pm

UMass Club
Join the Bay Area Alumni Network to welcome UMass Amherst Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy to California.

January 24, 2013
6:00 pm

Bluxome Street Winery
Guest pianist Christopher Guzman will perform and hold a master class following his performance.

January 24, 2013
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

jubilat, a nationally renowned publisher of poems, interviews, and documents of all kinds, announces it second-ever chapbook contest.

January 25—February 13, 2013

The UMass Ski ‘n’ Board Club is proud to announce the Third Annual UMass Rail Jam! Formerly known as the Metawompe Stompe, this season’s event is set to be a huge event with 75 competitors duking it out for the top prize, and tons of goodies from our event partners.

January 25, 2013
4:00 pm-11:00 pm

Southwest Residential Area, "Beach" - lawn on west side of Southwest Residential Area

Michael Compitello, percussion, will perform with "New Morse Code" with Hannah Collins, cello, and Ayano Kataoka, percussion.

January 25, 2013
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Three hours of activities for UMass families. 

January 26, 2013
10:00 am-1:00 pm

Campus Center, Auditorium