November 21, 2014
The 4th Annual Life Sciences Graduate Research Symposium showcases the diversity of graduate research in the life sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

November 21, 2014
9:30 am-6:30 pm

Campus Center, 163c

Everyone is invited to join us in some engaging activities and discussion on the importance of sustainable food and American consumer culture.

November 21, 2014
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Wilder Hall, 102

Awe in Film Music, Lecture by Visiting Scholar, Frank Lehman

November 21, 2014
1:25 pm-2:15 pm

Fine Arts Center, 144

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Boston College

November 21, 2014
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Grammy winner Jack DeJohnette, one of the greatest drummers in the history of the genre, performs with Ravi Coltrane (sax) and Matthew Garrison (bass).

November 21, 2014
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

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

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
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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

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

Consider the possibilities of Domestic Exchange! 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 19—December 5, 2014, Wednesdays 4:45 pm-5:45 pm
November 20—December 5, 2014, Thu/Fri 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
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November 27—November 28

Goodell Hall, 613

UMass Theatre Guild is proud to present it's production of Macbeth - the classic Shakespearean tragedy, a tale of power, deceit, murder, and madness. 

November 20—November 22, 2014 7:00 pm-10:00 pm
November 22, 2014 12:00 pm-3:00 pm

Bartlett Hall, 65

Join western Massachusetts data scientists, statisticians, and digital humanitarians for a weekend-long hackathon event focused on bringing students, faculty, and other professionals together to learn more about the Ebola outbreak in West Africa by analyzing real-time data on the outbreak and response.

November 21, 2014 5:30 pm
November 22, 2014 1:00 pm
November 22, 2014 2:00 pm

Lederle Graduate Research Center, 1634