November 12, 2014
Sponsored by UMass Amherst Career Services. Open to all Veterans, not just those associated with UMass Amherst! Find employers seeking to hire vets and interested in the unique qualities that military services creates in a candidate.

November 12, 2014
10:00 am-4:00 pm

An interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conversation with Dr. Marjorie Agosínto explore the themes of exile, censorship and identity are explored through Women of Ciudad Juarez and I lived in Butterfly Hill.

November 12, 2014
12:30 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Climate models predict significant increases in the magnitude and frequency of extreme rainfalls.  However, climate model projections of precipitation vary greatly across models.

November 12, 2014
3:30 pm

Online

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its curator, David Katz, giving a "Rare Book Show and Tell" from the Center's extensive collection as part of the Renaissance Wednesday Lecture series.

November 12, 2014
4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
Please join us in celebrating the release of a new book by UMass professors and Center for Research on Families Scholars’.

November 12, 2014
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160

Dr. Marjorie Agosín will read from her recent Young Adult novel I Lived in Butterfly Hill.  Exploring personal as well as public memory, the author examines how we can weave the memories of others so they can also became part of who we are. 

November 12, 2014
4:30 pm

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies
The EPA GameDay Recycling Challenge is a friendly competition for colleges and universities to promote waste reduction at their football games.

November 12, 2014
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Come and hear the first hand stories of the women and men who have served our nation during the recent wars and are now earning their degree and moving on to civilian life.

November 12, 2014
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Cape Cod Lounge
My ‘89: These six short films are particularly captivating because of the international views presented by the personal reflections that these young directors communicate in recounting their experience of the events of 1989.

November 12, 2014
7:00 pm

Herter Hall, 227

The Minuteman play Ball State at home at McGuirk Alumni Stadium.

November 12, 2014
8:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

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

Celebrate the return of UMass Football to Amherst.

August 30, 2014
September 6, 2014
September 27, 2014
October 18, 2014
November 12, 2014
November 28, 2014

McGuirk Alumni Stadium, and at Gillette Stadium

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
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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

The Marriott Meals is a core course within the HTM program in which students have the opportunity to manage the restaurant with a team of student employees. 

September 16—November 13, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu 11:45 am-7:45 pm
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November 6, November 11

Campus Center, 11th FLoor

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
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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

Online

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

The Meek Shall Inherit focuses on the effects of human self-extension on the lives of animals in the modern built environment.

November 11—December 2, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
November 9—November 23, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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November 11, November 27—November 30

Hampden Gallery

The installation Only The Strong Survive features a group of full-scale, woven wire animals facing off against a ’69 Dodge Charger.

November 9—November 23, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 12—December 2, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
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November 11, November 27—November 30

Hampden Gallery

 Born in Heidelberg Germany, Sergei Fedorjaczenko came to the United States when he was four years old.

November 23—December 2, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 12—December 2, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 11, November 27—November 30

Hampden Gallery

In these intimate oil portraits of endangered species, the beingness of each animal shines forth. Melting into a deep shadow that holds the animal like an embrace, the darkness swallows form and place, and stands in for context. The animals are disappearing.   Dawn Howkinson Siebel, Animalia: The Endangered

November 9—November 23, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
November 12—December 2, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 11, November 27—November 30

Hampden Gallery