September 29, 2014
The UMass Foundation will host a system-wide Alumni Golf Tournament and Scholarship Fundraiser to benefit UMass students.

September 29, 2014
11:00 am

The Kittanset Golf Club
Please join us for a lively panel discussion in which nationally respected labor economists, policymakers and organizers will address realistic and effective strategies to raise the minimum wage and reduce inequality in America.

September 29, 2014
4:00 pm

Campus Center, 168C

Prof. Thomas A. Foster, author of Sex and the Founding Fathers, will present the 2014-2015 Annual Lecture.

September 29, 2014
4:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

A free Monday evening roundtable discussion series for campus families with young children.

September 29, 2014
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Amherst Family Center
In this Orange Is The New Black workshop, we explore our own social identities to better understand other people and our relationships with them. We will also explore Piper Kerman’s inherent bias in her use of the phrases like “gangster mentality” and stereotypes embedded in this kind of language.   

September 29, 2014
6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Malcolm X Cultural Center

This talk will trace issues of oppression, power, privilege and connection by tying Piper Kerman's story to the larger realities of race, class, and gender in the U.S. in a way that will help us understand our own, very different, lives on the UMass campus.

September 29, 2014
6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Mary Lyon Hall

This exciting, interactive event will demonstrate appropriate career fashion and will include a panel of career experts who will provide tips on what (not) to wear!

September 29, 2014
6:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160

As part of the UMass Amherst Outdoor Summer Arts Project, New York-based artist Jennifer Williams created two 12-feet by 24-feet banners for the south facade of the Fine Arts Center building.

August 1—December 7, 2014 6:00 am-11:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, FAC south facade

It is with great pleasure that Herter Art Gallery presents, John Grillo: Six Decades, Paintings Prints and Drawings, from 1945-2005, a survey exhibition tracing the formal and conceptual evolution of the artist's expansive oeuvre across a period of sixty years.

September 11—October 10, 2014, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
September 14—October 5, 2014, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

Deep in the Hole examines a wide range of experiences of imprisonment including political prisoners, conscientious objectors in WWII, the war on drugs and marijuana decriminalization, psychiatric confinement, and the role of controversial activism and publications.

September 17—January 21, 2015
This event does NOT occur on:
November 26—November 28, November 27, December 25, December 30—January 1

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

The Office of Family Resources Dinner On Us series offers parents an opportunity to learn more about themselves while acquiring new approaches to raising children who are responsible, respectful and resourceful.

September 22—December 1, 2014, Mondays 5:30 pm-7:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 13, October 20

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge