March 4, 2014 feed
Focusing specifically on the intake of ready-to-eat cereals, Assistant Professor Emily Wang documents the evolution of the nutritional quality of available food products and the alarming rise in obesity in the U.S. during the last quarter century. 

March 4, 2014
2:00 pm

Campus Center, 905-909

Two programs supported by LEGO Education are efforts to encourage girls to be active, engaged, motivated learners.

March 4, 2014
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

As a 25+ year veteran of the sports marketing industries, JB Bernstein '90 knows what it takes to succeed. Come hear Bernstein speak about developing The Million Dollar Arm contest and his system for creating the "next big idea." 

March 4, 2014
4:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

In this workshop we will explore consent: why it is crucial, what it looks like, and how to incorporate it in your life.

March 4, 2014
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Malcolm X Cultural Center

Reflections on the African Renaissance after President Mandela.

March 4, 2014
7:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Noam Bedein, the Director of the Sederot Media Center (SMC), will be speaking about the SMC's large impact in the media industry.

March 4, 2014
8:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 133

With Elizabeth Chang, violin and coordinator; Kathryn Lockwood, viola; Astrid Schween, cello, and Salvatore Macchia, contrabass. 

March 4, 2014
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

An installation made possible by the UMass Arts Council.

November 25—April 2, 2014

Studio Arts Building

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
This event does NOT occur on:
December 15—January 19

University Museum of Contemporary Art

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
This event does NOT occur on:
December 15—January 19

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Contemporary abstract paintings by: Cathy Choi, Tomory Dodge, Jonathan Feldschuh, Matthew Kolodziej, Jacqueline Humphries, Richard Allen Morris, Jill Moser, David Reed, Robert Sagerman, Bret Slater, Josh Smith, Leslie Wayne, and Summer Wheat.

February 6—March 6, 2014, Sun/Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri

Herter Art Gallery

The exhibition traces the development of American landscape design by analyzing a group of landscapes that were chosen for their significance, state of preservation, and chronological and geographical distribution.

February 4—May 10, 2014

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

Nominate a UMass Amherst faculty member who has demonstrated academic quality and leadership to be the next Spotlight Scholar.

February 18—May 9, 2014

Online

Attend this panel discussion to hear upperclass students describe how they are getting the most out of their UMass experiences, with majors, minors, study abroad, Domestic Exchange, Five-College Interchange, internships, research, and more!

February 19, 2014 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
March 4, 2014 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
March 27, 2014 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Boston based artist, Lola Baltzell initiated the War & Peace Project in 2008 by making a collage from each page of a 1970s Soviet edition of the novel she’d picked up when she was a Russian studies student in Leningrad. 

February 25—March 14, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
February 23—March 9, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

In trying times, it’s not uncommon for people to look for signs in nature to guide us to a better place, or, perhaps, to lead us in the right direction.

February 23—March 16, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
February 25—March 9, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

UMass, choose who you want to see open at Spring Concert 2014! Let your voice be heard by voting for favorite band each week. 

February 24—March 14, 2014

Online

Every Tuesday from February 25 to April 22, the Catalan Studies program is featuring the 6th edition of the Catalan Film Festival at UMass, which this year is devoted to "Identities and Cinema".

February 25—April 22, 2014, Tuesdays 6:30 pm-9:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 18

Herter Hall, 227 / 301