April 22, 2014
In this lecture, Dr. Mandel will draw from the literature on welfare state policies, gender, and class in order to stress the importance of class distinction for understanding how welfare state policies affect the life chances of women. 

April 22, 2014
12:30 pm

Campus Center, 904

Come support the Minutemen as they take on Connecticut.

April 22, 2014
3:00 pm

Earl Lorden Field

The games have been canceled due to forecasted weather conditions. The games will not be made up.

April 22, 2014
3:00 pm

Sortino Field Softball Complex

Judith Colell, Catalan filmmaker and Vice-President of the Spanish Academy of Arts and Cinematographic Sciences, will give a masterclass on her movie Elisa K (2010).

April 22, 2014
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 207

The Eureka! program was launched with the support of the College of Natural Science at UMass Amherst. Eureka! is an informal educational program serving middle and high school girls through STEM education, sports and adventure programming and personal development programs such as media literacy.

April 22, 2014
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

Dr. Margaret Ezell, Texas A&M, presents the Renaissance Center's Annual Collins Lecture, "The Presence of the Past: Finding Mary More."

April 22, 2014
4:00 pm

Renaissance Center

The Department of Nutrition presents the 26th Annual Virginia A. Beal Lecture and Dinner. This year’s program is titled “From Neighborhood to Nation: Changing Policies to Improve Nutrition and Food Security.”

April 22, 2014
4:30 pm-8:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Join Rabbi David Saperstein as he discusses how social justice, religion and politics can work together.

April 22, 2014
6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall, 160

The film is in Spanish with English subtitles and will be presented by the director. 

April 22, 2014
6:30 pm-9:00 pm

Amherst Cinema
Join the UMass Amherst Community as we celebrate the 44th Earth Day.  This year's Earth Day theme at UMass Amherst is "Climate Change: Building a Diverse Movement for Environmental Justice and Sustainability.”  The campus community will be engaging in meaningful campus reflection and action toward building more diversity and inclusivity into the sustainability community here and more broadly.

April 22, 2014
7:00 pm-9:30 pm

Mahar Auditorium

Rape culture is a system of beliefs and actions which excuse, tolerate, and condone sexual violence.

April 22, 2014
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

New Africa House, 203

In recognition of the outstanding contributions of our students of the greater UMass Amherst community, the Center for Student development is hosting our Annual Awards Ceremony to acknowledge all the hard work our students, staff, and faculty do on campus. 

April 22, 2014
7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Campus Center, Auditorium

Music by John Barnes Chance, Joseph Wilcox Jenkins, Dana Wilson, George Anthiel's Ballet Mecanique and Percy Grainger's Lincolnshire Posy.

April 22, 2014
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

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

The Marriott Meals is a core course within the HTM program in which students have the opportunity to manage the restaurant with a team of student employees. Students deliver first-class dining experiences to guests for lunches and dinners. All of the menu items are made fresh-to-order. 

February 11—April 30, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu
This event does NOT occur on:
March 4—March 6, March 18—March 20

Campus Center, 11th Floor

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

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

Register for Summer Session 2014. Course offerings include: World Politics, History of Baseball in America, Culture Through film, Exploring the Universe, Gender Sexuality, Literature & Culture, Human Nature and many more...

March 17—July 10, 2014

Fractured: The Modern Nude explores the nuances of the fragmented body in modern photography and drawings from the collection of University Museum of Contemporary Art.

March 27—May 2, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
March 29—May 4, 2014, Sun/Mon/Sat 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

This exhibition includes a new series of large-scale watercolors, measuring as large as 100” x 60, as well as ceramic and glass sculptures.

March 27—May 2, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
March 29—May 4, 2014, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Sally Curcio's current work examines the universal need for recognition, and both the reverence and absurdity that need inspires.

March 30—April 25, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
March 30—April 27, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Holly Curcio holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Ceramics from Arizona State University, Tempe AZ and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

April 16—April 25, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
April 20—April 27, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

This camp is for boys and girls, ages 6-14.

April 21—April 24, 2014 8:30 am-12:00 pm

Boyden Gymnasium

For the past three years, representatives at UMass Amherst joined the YWCA in their “Stand Against Racism” (SAR) movement, which aspires to eliminate racism by bringing together like-minded organizations, holding educational workshops, and engaging participants in awareness campaigns through social media outlets.

April 22—April 25, 2014

All Campus

The 2014 Dose-Response, Preconditioning: Adaptive Responses in Biology and Medicine will explore the rapidly emerging area of Preconditioning, its biomedical implications, its dose response features and its underlying mechanisms.  

April 22—April 23, 2014 8:00 am-3:00 pm