Week of  December 8—14, 2013
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 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

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

Veteran Services is sponsoring a Toys for Tots Campaign.  New unwrapped toys may be dropped off in the Toys for Tots box outside 231 Whitmore or at the Off Campus Student Center, 314 Student Union.

November 19—December 13, 2013

Whitmore Administration Building, and Student Union

An installation made possible by the UMass Arts Council.

November 25—April 2, 2014

Studio Arts Building

What are your thoughts as a graduating senior?  Would you like to share them with your classmates, family and friends?  If so, you are invited to submit a proposal for consideration as the Student Commencement Speaker at the Undergraduate Commencement on May 9, 2014.

December 2—February 4, 2014

This exhibition is part of a series of exhibitions at the University Museum of Contemporary Art in which invited local artists exhibit their own artworks in juxtaposition with pieces they select from the museum’s permanent collection.

December 5—March 7, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
December 7—March 9, 2014, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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December 15—January 19

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Renowned Canadian artist Lynne Cohen has been photographing interior spaces ― laboratories, offices, health spas, classrooms, shooting ranges ― often wryly humorous, sometimes bleak, with an element of suspense and of uneasiness.

December 5—March 7, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
December 7—March 9, 2014, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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December 15—January 19

University Museum of Contemporary Art

25 vendors selling unique vinyl records in all genres.

December 8, 2013
11:00 am-5:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Final exams for the Fall 2013 semester. 

December 9—December 14, 2013

GradImages will be taking Cap & Gown portrait photos. There is no charge for the sitting and no obligation to purchase.

December 9—December 11, 2013 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Memorial Hall, lobby

Professor Lisa Chasan-Taber, Department of Public Health: “It’s Never too Early: Diabetes Prevention in Pregnancy”

December 9, 2013
4:00 pm

Mullins Center, Massachusetts Room

Do you have any finals to study for? Do you have any papers to write? Would you like to study in the company of others in an environment that is easy and pleasant to work in? If so, join the Women of Color Leadership Network for our Study Hour.

December 9, 2013
7:30 pm-10:00 pm

New Africa House, 203

Come meet and have fun with CMASS/MXCC and City Year Boston staff.

December 10, 2013
3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Malcolm X Cultural Center

Mark your calendars for a great holiday shopping opportunity! 

December 11, 2013
9:00 am-2:00 pm

University Health Services (UHS)

Aline C. Gubrium from the UMass Amherst School of Public Health and Health Scences presents, "Digital Storytelling as a Multidisciplinary Methodolgoy: A Case Study."

December 11, 2013
1:00 pm

Skinner Hall, 101

Announcing the inaugural event for this year’s History Institute for K-12 teachers! Professor Mary Wilson will explore the Syrian civil war in historical context, locating this contemporary event in the broader history of the Middle East.

December 12, 2013
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Collaborative for Educational Services
Produced by WGBY-TV in conjunction with the university’s 150th anniversary, the hour-long program uses the occasion as a prism to reveal the impact of a bill that revolutionized American higher education and the man behind the landmark legislation: Senator Justin Morrill of Vermont.

December 12, 2013
8:00 pm-9:00 pm

The Committee on Workplace Climate and Bullying will sponsor ahalf-day symposium on workplace bullying.

December 13, 2013
9:00 am-12:00 pm

Campus Center, Auditorium

Join the UMass Amherst DC Alumni Network to honor fallen heroes in the Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, sponsored by Wreaths Across America.

December 14, 2013
8:00 am

Arlington National Cemetery
Come out to Buffalo Wild Wings in Northbrook to watch the 21st ranked UMass Minutemen take on the Northern Illinois Huskies. The game watch is free. Tip-off starts at 2:00 p.m. 

December 14, 2013
2:00 pm

Buffalo Wild Wings
The #22 Massachusetts Minutemen take on Northern Illinois in a Saturday afternoon game at the Mullins Center.

December 14, 2013
3:00 pm

Mullins Center