November 6, 2014
Dr. Shakti Butler, filmmaker and racial equity educator, has decades of experience as a prime mover for racial equity.

November 6, 2014
4:00 pm-6:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Room

Research Seminar: "Understanding stress in active duty soldiers andveterans through the allostatic load model."

November 6, 2014
4:00 pm

Skinner Hall, 101

A screening of "White Like Me: Race, Racism & White Privilege in America," a documentary based on the work of acclaimed anti-racist educator and author Tim Wise.

November 6, 2014
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Jones Library, Woodbury Room
Come see the National Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China perform. They are one of the longest running and most distinguished circus troupes in China.

November 6, 2014
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Mike Baggetta, guitar; George Schuller, drums; Cameron Brown, bass; Jason Rigby, saxophones.

November 6, 2014
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

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

For soon-to-be graduates, cap and gown portraits make a great keepsake for family and loved ones.  If you are searching for a job or internship, this is your opportunity to have professional portraits made for your social media profiles, so come dressed in your business attire. There is no sitting fee, and no sales pitch.

October 1—October 3, 2014 9:00 am-3:00 pm
November 5—November 7, 2014 9:00 am-3:00 pm

Campus Center

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

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

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

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 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

Explore the opportunity to study for a semester or year at another state college or university in the U.S or the surrounding borders.

November 5, 2014 4:45 pm
November 6, 2014 2:30 pm
November 7, 2014 2:30 pm

Goodell Hall, 613

The UMass Theatre Guild proudly presents Into the Woods, a musical by Stephen Sondheim, this weekend only.

November 6—November 8, 2014 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
November 8, 2014 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium