Week of  February 2—8, 2014 feed
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

Contemporary abstract paintings by: Cathy Choi, Tomory Dodge, Jonathan Feldschuh, Matthew Kolodziej, Jacqueline Humphries, Richard Allen Morris, Jill Moser, David Reed, Robert Sagerman, Bret Slater, Josh Smith, Leslie Wayne, and Summer Wheat.

February 6—March 6, 2014, Sun/Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri

Herter Art Gallery

Form and content are considered distinct aspects of a work of art. Form refers to the work's style, techniques and media, and how design elements are used.

January 28—February 14, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
January 26—February 9, 2014, Sun/Mon/Sat 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Apply now for annual competition for undergraduate and graduate student awards in Family Research. 

January 29—February 28, 2014

Online

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

January 29—February 28, 2014, Wednesdays 4:45 pm-5:30 pm
January 29—February 28, 2014, Thu/Fri 2:30 pm-3:15 pm

Goodell Hall, 613

Enjoy the big game on the big screen.

February 2, 2014
5:30 pm

Student Union

Please join us for the UMass 9/11 Intervention 27 January - 27 February in the lower level of the Campus Center. This work, designed and built by UMass Students and Staffs, is a tribute to the victims of 2001 terrorist attacks.

February 3—February 27, 2014

Campus Center, Lower Level

Associate Professor Mari Castañeda (communication) gives the February Faculty Colloquium Series talk for the Center for Public Policy and Administration. Her talk is titled “Bearing Witness to Mothers' Lives in Academia.”

February 3, 2014
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

A talk by Solsiree del Moral, Amherst College.

February 3, 2014
4:00 pm

Herter Hall, 301

A free Monday evening roundtable discussion series for campus families with young children.

February 3, 2014
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union, Commonwealth Room

The Online MPH-PHP programs office will be hosting a free, live admissions information webinar. 

February 3, 2014
6:30 pm-8:00 pm

Online

Consent requires clear, constant communication.

February 3, 2014
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Crampton Hall, Basement

The exhibition traces the development of American landscape design by analyzing a group of landscapes that were chosen for their significance, state of preservation, and chronological and geographical distribution.

February 4—May 10, 2014

Learning Commons in W.E.B. Du Bois Library

Richard Palmer, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering: “Climate Change and the Sustainability of Cities and Natural Resources: Characterizing Uncertainties for Citizens and Decision Makers”

February 4, 2014
4:00 pm

Mullins Center, Massachusetts Room

Join UMass alumni and friends at Spitfire for an exciting evening of hockey as we watch the 2012 Eastern Conference Champion Boston Bruins take on the Vancouver Canucks. 

February 4, 2014
4:00 pm

Spitfire
"Getting Together: Easy Ways to Improve Teaching in Your Department."

February 4, 2014
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

WMUA Undercurrents radio interview.

February 4, 2014
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

WMUA Radio 91.1 FM
Join fellow alumni living in Central Florida for a fun evening of socializing, networking and shared UMass affinity at this free event.

February 4, 2014
5:00 pm

Sea Dog Brewery
 Based on Green Day’s groundbreaking rock opera of the same name, this daring new musical tells the story of three lifelong friends forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia.

February 4, 2014
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Women of Color Leadership Network invites you to our first Social Hour of the semester.

February 5, 2014
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

New Africa House, 127

Coach Derek Kellogg leads the Minutemen into action against the La Salle Explorers.

February 5, 2014
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Mini Grant applications are due at noon today.

February 6, 2014
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Curry Hicks, 10

The Student Union Gallery presents a reception for our Midway Show "How Far Can You Walk Into The Woods" featuring new works from 3 graduate students: Molly Hoisington, Eben Kling and Joe Saphire.

February 6, 2014
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Student Union Art Gallery

Mullan's emotionally wrenching film tells the story of three Dublin women in 1964, fictional composites of what appear to be real cases. 

February 6, 2014
6:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160

So You Think You Know Shakespeare? All the rage in Britain, pub quizzes are rapidly gaining in popularity here in the States. Join the craze for revelries and merriment as the Renaissance Center hosts an evening of Shakespeare trivia. Come in teams or join others as you answer ten rounds of Bard-related questions and riddles.

February 6, 2014
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Renaissance Center, Reading Room

Graduate Chamber Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble I perform new works by graduate composers/arrangers.

February 6, 2014
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Gather for the Winter Olympics here at UMass! On this special UMass Night Out there will be tons of fun festive activities for everyone to participate in.

February 7, 2014
7:00 pm

All Campus

You will have the opportunity to connect with accomplished Isenberg alumnae, faculty, and staff, all of diverse backgrounds.

February 8, 2014
9:00 am

Isenberg School of Management

The University of Massachusetts Athletic Department will host the annual National Girls and Women In Sports Day in conjunction with the UMass women's basketball contest against St. Bonaventure.

February 8, 2014
10:00 am

Boyden Gymnasium, 3rd Floor

 

February 8, 2014
12:30 pm

Youth Hockey Night #2. Special discounted ticket prices are available for youth hockey teams.

February 8, 2014
6:00 pm

Mullins Center

Band music performed by 250 outstanding musicians from 50 high schools in seven states.

February 8, 2014
7:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall