November 3, 2014
Bruce Desmarais will present findings on the domains of policymaking that are supported by dense networks of science. He will characterize the supporters of science that exhibit deep and broad reach in policymaking. 

November 3, 2014
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

Building Diversity in STEM: A Forum Highlighting Innovative Models in the Pioneer Valley for Increasing Representation in STEM Fields and Careers

November 3, 2014
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Holyoke Community College, Kittredge Center
The UMass Amherst Libraries host the Tenth Annual Social Change Colloquium: "A Long and Winding Road: The Legacy of the Back-to-the-Land Communes of the 1960s", with a reception to follow. Free of charge and open to the public.

November 3, 2014
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Learning Commons, Lower Level

Project Unbreakable, a creative advocacy organization that uses photographs to give voice to survivors of sexual assault will speak at an event in the Commonwealth Honors College Events Hall on November 3, from 6-8pm.

November 3, 2014
6:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Event Hall

STPEC is proud to sponsor Andrea James's visit to UMass as part of our effort to support UMass programming on prison reform and prison abolition.

November 3, 2014
6:30 pm

Campus Center, 162

The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, and every night everyone’s having the time of their lives!

November 3, 2014
7:30 pm

Mullins Center

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

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

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

Graduating seniors are invited to submit a speech proposal for consideration as the Student Commencement Speaker.

October 30—February 3, 2015

The University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks nominations of graduating seniors for the 21st Century Leaders Award. 

November 3—February 2, 2015

This is a two-session introduction to the SAS System.

November 3—November 5, 2014, Mon/Wed 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Lederle Graduate Research Center, A210

This is a collaborative community exhibit to spark conversations and raise awareness on the various forms of racism and oppression impacting our communities or items that may foster recovery and healing from oppression

November 3—November 7, 2014 10:00 am-5:00 pm
November 10—November 14, 2014 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery

Come by the front of the Student Union every day next week from Monday through Friday from 11AM-3PM to learn more about these co-managers, their businesses, and the student business community as a whole, because they are some of the coolest people you will meet on this campus. 

November 3—November 7, 2014 11:00 am-3:00 pm

Student Union Steps

Come find out about the faculty-led study abroad course, "Arts & Culture in South Africa" for summer 2015.

November 3, 2014 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
November 7, 2014 2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, Lobby