October 20, 2014
This workshop is aimed at teaching librarians and instructors how to create and edit Wikipedia entires, and how to support instructors incorporating Wikipedia into their courses.

October 20, 2014
12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 1320

This event will give graduate students an overview of open access and the benefits of choosing open access for electronic theses and dissertations.

October 20, 2014
12:30 pm-1:30 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2601

Racializing Language, Regimenting Latinidad: Latin@s and Imagined American Ethnolinguistic Futures 

October 20, 2014
4:00 pm

Thomspon Hall Room 519
Featuring Neil Foley and Andrew K. Sandoval-Strausz.

October 20, 2014
4:30 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Come join us at YKCC for a pizza and ice cream social!! We will be making new friends, sharing good laughs, and enjoying some good food.

October 20, 2014
6:30 pm

Worcester Dining Commons, Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center

The Second Life of Friedrich W. G. Platow (1973) follows Platow, a 57-year-old railway crossing guard, who embarks on a new life after refusing to accept that he has become redundant when his job is automated.

October 20, 2014
7:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

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

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

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


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