October 17, 2014
Join fellow alumni to hear the latest news from the College of Engineering at the annual MIE Alumni Breakfast. Take advantage of this opportunity to leverage your UMass connections and expand your network.

October 17, 2014
7:00 am-9:00 am

Alden Research Laboratory
  One award of $300 will be given to a UMass Amherst graduate student who has written an outstanding paper on issues of family research and will be presenting the paper (panel or lecture) at a national research conference before December 31, 2014.

October 17, 2014
9:00 am-5:00 pm

Online

How should the individual rights of citizens be balanced with the national security needs of government? Do citizens have a right to know if their names are on a security database? Come hear national experts discuss these critical constitutional issues.

October 17, 2014
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Campus Center, 803

Student Legal Services Office celebrates 40 years of lawyers advocating for students' rights at UMass Amherst.  Reconnect with classmates, law school clerks and student government leaders while reliving the unyielding advocacy and legal services that SLSO has provided to UMass students.

October 17, 2014
2:00 pm-10:00 pm

Campus Center - Marriott Center

Men's Soccer vs. Dayton

October 17, 2014
2:30 pm

Rudd Field

Field Hockey vs. Davidson

October 17, 2014
3:00 pm

Garber Field

The 15th Annual Mark Roskill Symposium presented by the Graduate Students of the Department of the History of Art and Architecture, featuring Keynote Speaker, Dr. Carmenita Higginbotham, University of Virginia

October 17, 2014
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S331

Brian Burrell of the UMass Amherst Math Department, and Dr. Allan Ropper of Harvard Medical School, discuss their new book about life and death on the neurology and neuro-ICU wards at Brigham and Women's Hospital.

October 17, 2014
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Amherst Books
Paul Dennis, dancer, Assistant Professor of Dance, Music & Dance Department

October 17, 2014
8:00 pm

Studio Theater, Kendall Hall, Mount Holyoke
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

A donation of 48 contemporary American prints, representing special processes and innovative techniques in printmaking, was given to the UMCA collection by Richard Gerrig in memory of his sister Risa, a UMass alumna.

September 11—December 5, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 13—December 7, 2014, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 11, November 27—November 30

University Museum of Contemporary Art

One of the most influential artists from the Middle East, Walid Raad explores the experiences and representations of war through video, photography and performance.

September 11—December 5, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
September 13—December 7, 2014, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 11, November 27—November 30

University Museum of Contemporary Art

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

Hosted by the UMass Student Farming Enterprise, The UMass Permaculture Initiative, and Gardenshare the market features produce, herbs, and crafts grown and made by students.

September 26—November 14, 2014, Fridays 12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Lawn

Members of the campus community are invited to nominate a faculty member who has demonstrated academic quality and leadership to be the next UMass Amherst Spotlight Scholar.

October 1—November 28, 2014

Online

As founder and C.E.O. of the fictional corporation Adipose Industries, Enid Blechman explores the repurposing of human fat and has recently turned the ocean upside down to become the first astronaut of the sea.

October 7—October 31, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
October 5—October 26, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

My recent works are influenced by the balanced, understated harmony with which Japanese artists and designers organize space on every scale, ranging from carefully raked rock gardens, through micro-sized Tokyo apartments, down to lacquered bento boxes containing colorful sushi lunches.

October 7—October 31, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
October 5—October 26, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Herter Art Gallery is pleased to present “Points of View”, a mullti-media exhibition featuring a diverse range of works by students currently enrolled in the MFA Studio Arts Program  of the Department of Art, Architecture and Art History at the University of  Massachusetts Amherst.

October 8—November 6, 2014, Mon/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:00 pm
October 12—November 2, 2014, Sun/Tue 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

Take steps now to stay healthy, with a free flu vaccination.

October 9—November 21, 2014, Thu/Fri
October 27, 2014
October 14, 2014
November 14, 2014 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 30—October 31

Show the world the beauty of UMass Amherst in fall.

October 10—October 17, 2014

Online

UPC's Late Night Movie presents The Amazing Spider-Man 2!

October 17—October 19, 2014, Sun/Fri 8:00 pm