Week of  January 19—25, 2014
The University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks nominations of graduating seniors for the 21st Century Leaders Award. 

November 15—January 27, 2014

An installation made possible by the UMass Arts Council.

November 25—April 2, 2014

Studio Arts Building

What are your thoughts as a graduating senior?  Would you like to share them with your classmates, family and friends?  If so, you are invited to submit a proposal for consideration as the Student Commencement Speaker at the Undergraduate Commencement on May 9, 2014.

December 2—February 4, 2014

Renowned Canadian artist Lynne Cohen has been photographing interior spaces ― laboratories, offices, health spas, classrooms, shooting ranges ― often wryly humorous, sometimes bleak, with an element of suspense and of uneasiness.

December 5—March 7, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
December 7—March 9, 2014, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
December 15—January 19

University Museum of Contemporary Art

This exhibition is part of a series of exhibitions at the University Museum of Contemporary Art in which invited local artists exhibit their own artworks in juxtaposition with pieces they select from the museum’s permanent collection.

December 5—March 7, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
December 7—March 9, 2014, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
December 15—January 19

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Public skating at the Mullins Center Ice Rink. 

January 11—January 29, 2014, Sun/Wed/Sat
January 20, 2014
This event does NOT occur on:
January 15, January 19

Mullins Center, Ice rink

Spring opening hours of operation for several important student services offices:

January 19—January 20, 2014

Most university offices are closed in observance of the federal holiday commemorating the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 20, 2014

The first day of classes for the Spring 2014 semester. 

January 21, 2014

Including works by Bach, Sessions, and Stravinsky.

January 21, 2014
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Welcome back students, faculty and staff. The Student Union Craft Center opens its doors on Wednesday, January 22 at 11:00 AM. The SU Craft Center offers a variety of craft areas: Stained glass, silver, leather, black and white photography, silk screen printing, batik, sewing, beading, silk painting, bookmaking, paper marbling, mask making and button making.

January 22, 2014
11:00 am-8:00 pm

Student Union, 208

Four days of events to welcome you back to campus for the spring semester.

January 22—January 25, 2014 12:00 pm-11:00 pm

All Campus

Dialogue with a Collection: Kim Carlino

January 22, 2014
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Exhibition walkthrough and discussion with MACM Curator François LeTourneux at 6:00 p.m.

January 22, 2014
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

The Minutewomen tip-off against Atlantic 10 opponent the Dayton Flyers.

January 22, 2014
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Professor Audrey Altstadt will examine energy and human rights in the oil and gas-producing states around the Caspian Sea—Azerbaijan, Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Iran—with an emphasis on US and EU policy toward these regions. 

January 23, 2014
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Collaborative for Educational Services
A party of circus proportions, a gathering of spectacles, a night of illusions and the fantastic!

January 23, 2014
8:00 pm-12:00 am

Student Union Ballroom

UMass Hockey returns home for its first home game following the student winter break.

January 24, 2014
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

A children's festival with arts and crafts, performances, games and face painting.

January 25, 2014
10:00 am-1:00 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

Men's lacrosse opens the 2014 season at home.

January 25, 2014
12:00 pm

Garber Field

Come audition for UMass Amherst's premiere a cappella group!

January 25, 2014
2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 117

Judah Friedlander and Tony Roberts perform their brand of Comedy at the Fine Arts Center.

January 25, 2014
8:15 pm

Fine Arts Center