Week of  August 25—31, 2013
“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,

Visitors to the UMass Amherst Renaissance Center this summer can enjoy the sense of traveling back in time to experience sights, smells and tastes of an authentic 16th-century kitchen garden.

July 25—September 25, 2013, weekdays 10:00 am-4:00 pm
August 17, 2013 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Signing up for intramurals is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

August 29—October 1, 2013

Recreation Center, 112H

At the invitation of Chancellor Kumble Subbaswammy, Prof. Ved Prakash, Chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India will visit UMass.

August 26, 2013
2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 221

GrantSearch for Grad Students is running this session on how to find external funding opportunities.

August 27, 2013
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Campus Center, 917

The University of Massachusetts Amherst and the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce invite one and all to the 47th Annual Community Breakfast.

August 28, 2013
7:30 am-9:00 am

Student Union Ballroom

A session to learn about effective writing for grant applications.

August 28, 2013
10:00 am-11:00 am

Campus Center, 168C

Head coach Ed Matz leads the Minutewomen into action against St. John's.

August 29, 2013
4:00 pm

Rudd Field

Come cheer on the Minutemen as they start the 2013 football season against the Wisconsin Badgers at Camp Randall Stadium. The tailgate package includes a game ticket, pre-game tailgate and $10 food voucher in the stadium.  

August 31, 2013
11:00 am

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Chancellor Subbaswamy officially welcomes the class of 2017 and Colin Beavan, author of this year's Common Read, No Impact Man, delivers the keynote address.

August 31, 2013
11:30 am

Mullins Center

UMass first-years are invited to explore downtown as part of orientation, and local businesses are rolling out the red carpet in welcome! 

August 31, 2013
3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Downtown Amherst