November 18, 2014
Learn to use SPSS Statistics syntax to make your work more efficient.This workshop assumes basic knowledge of SPSS Statistics.

November 18, 2014
9:30 am-12:00 pm

Lederle Graduate Research Center, A210

Apply for or Renew a Passport! This event is part of International Education Week.

November 18, 2014
10:00 am-2:00 pm

Campus Center, 165-169

Men's Basketball vs. Manhattan

November 18, 2014
11:00 am

Mullins Center

Sign up for the Fun with Food Fest to work with 4th and 5th graders from the Lambert Lavoie Elementary School in Chicopee while they learn, eat, and play in celebration of local, sustainable food.

November 18, 2014
1:15 pm-4:30 pm

Lambert Lavoie Elementary School
This talk examines how a journal club of preservice and inservice science teachers, who met regularly to discuss science education research articles, can help build a community of practice. 

November 18, 2014
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

Jacqueline Goldsby, Professor of English & African American Studies at Yale University, will deliver the 19th Annual Sidney Kaplan Memorial Lecture at UMass. Her talk is titled “A Salon for the Masses: Black Reading circles during the Chicago Renaissance.”

November 18, 2014
4:30 pm

Campus Center, 911-915

Tim Castillo is an associate professor at the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of New Mexico and the Director of the Art, Research, Technology and Science Digital Media Laboratory.

November 18, 2014
5:30 pm

Gordon Hall, 303

Listen to returning UMass students discuss their studies abroad, and ask them questions about their personal experiences. 

November 18, 2014
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160E

Former ESPN executive and television pioneer George Bodenheimer will give a public lecture entitled "Focus on Mission, Brand and Culture: Unlease the Innovationand Growth Within Your Organization."

November 18, 2014
7:00 pm-8:30 pm

Campus Center, Auditorium

This company is one of the oldest and most celebrated in contemporary dance, performing the newly commissioned work Echo, along with Graham classics.

November 18, 2014
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Marimba Ensembles perform Classical transcriptions & contemporary selections designed for Marimba Choir.  With the addition of other instruments such as bass and drums, Marimba Bands deliver an appealing mix of Latin, jazz, popular and contemporary arrangements.

November 18, 2014
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Sex Pictionary: the Pictionary you know and love...with a sexy twist! 

November 18, 2014
8:00 pm-9:00 pm

Field Hall, lobby

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

Who says death can’t be funny? Certainly not William Finn and James Lapine, whose bittersweet comic musical A New Brain strikes chords of exaltation and despair in turn.

November 13—November 22, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat 7:30 pm
November 22, 2014 2:00 pm
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November 14

Curtain Theater

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
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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
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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

The work of German-born artist Jenny Vogel explores subjective themes as they are experienced in the age of information.

November 13—December 12, 2014, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
November 16—December 7, 2014, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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November 26—November 30

Herter 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
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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
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November 11, November 27—November 30

Hampden Gallery

UMass Amherst celebrates International Education Week 2014.International Education Week is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education. It is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.

November 17—November 21, 2014

All Campus