Week of  April 13—19, 2014
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

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. Students deliver first-class dining experiences to guests for lunches and dinners. All of the menu items are made fresh-to-order. 

February 11—April 30, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu
This event does NOT occur on:
March 4—March 6, March 18—March 20

Campus Center, 11th Floor

Nominate a UMass Amherst faculty member who has demonstrated academic quality and leadership to be the next Spotlight Scholar.

February 18—May 9, 2014

Online

Every Tuesday from February 25 to April 22, the Catalan Studies program is featuring the 6th edition of the Catalan Film Festival at UMass, which this year is devoted to "Identities and Cinema".

February 25—April 22, 2014, Tuesdays 6:30 pm-9:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 18

Herter Hall, 227 / 301

Register for Summer Session 2014. Course offerings include: World Politics, History of Baseball in America, Culture Through film, Exploring the Universe, Gender Sexuality, Literature & Culture, Human Nature and many more...

March 17—July 10, 2014

Fractured: The Modern Nude explores the nuances of the fragmented body in modern photography and drawings from the collection of University Museum of Contemporary Art.

March 27—May 2, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
March 29—May 4, 2014, Sun/Mon/Sat 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

This exhibition includes a new series of large-scale watercolors, measuring as large as 100” x 60, as well as ceramic and glass sculptures.

March 27—May 2, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
March 29—May 4, 2014, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Sally Curcio's current work examines the universal need for recognition, and both the reverence and absurdity that need inspires.

March 30—April 25, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
March 30—April 27, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

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.

April 9—May 8, 2014, Wednesdays 4:45 pm-5:30 pm
April 9—May 8, 2014, Thu/Fri 2:30 pm-3:15 pm

Goodell Hall, 613

Remarkable, fantastical, and a little bit strange — the tale of Peter Pan has captivated people for over 100 years. UMass Theater is thrilled to be part of that legacy of theater magic in its production of J.M. Barrie's original play. 

April 10—April 12, 2014 8:00 pm
April 12—April 19, 2014, Saturdays 2:00 pm
April 18, 2014, Fridays 8:00 pm

Rand Theater

This conference on the history of the 1970s-1980s organization Science for the People (SftP) and its implications for science activism today brings together veteran members of the organization along with other scientists, Science and Technology Studies (STS) scholars, science activists, and students.

April 11—April 13, 2014

All Campus

Two days' worth of seminars, films, and performances on entheogens and plant medicine, with keynote speech by Dennis McKenna. 

April 12—April 13, 2014 6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Mahar Auditorium

Phi Sigma Pi, a co-ed honor fraternity, is holding their annual 5K race!

April 13, 2014
11:00 am

Kendrick Park
Come support the Minutemen as they take on Siena!

April 13, 2014
12:00 pm

Earl Lorden Field

Master documentarian Frederick Wiseman focuses on UC Berkeley during a period of economic crisis in his epic study of the life of an institution: its rules, principles, and ideas, and their connection to the lives of people who realize it, manage it, and depend on it.

April 13, 2014
1:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

Come support the Minutewomen as they take on George Mason.

April 13, 2014
1:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO LiveTM takes you on a tour through pre-historic Australia, bringing an eye-popping array of ancient creatures to life on stage.

April 13, 2014
4:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Guest Peter Clemente, guitar; Laura Klock, horn, Estela Olevsky and Nadine Shank, piano.

April 13, 2014
4:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The University Programming Council at UMass Amherst proudly presents Spring Concert 2014 featuring Wale, the Goo Goo Dolls, and Slightly Stoopid.

April 13, 2014
5:00 pm

Mullins Center

The discussion will focus on Massachusetts’ status as a leader on green policies and clean energy practices, including its passage of the Green Communities Act, the Green Jobs Act, as well as the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2008.

April 14, 2014
3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Morrill Science Center, 203

This event has been canceled.

April 14, 2014
4:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Student Composers' Concert

April 14, 2014
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Witness amazing feats of creativity and scholarship! A variety of original works by Humanities and Fine Arts undergraduates will be on display for the entire campus community to view, from poetry and prose to music performances, artwork, animation, and more.

April 15, 2014
3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

The Artbotics program combines art, computer science, and robotics to create interactive, kinetic sculptures. 

April 15, 2014
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

Negotiating salaries is a challenge for women at all stages of their careers.

April 15, 2014
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

New Africa House, 203

This even has been canceled.

April 16, 2014
11:15 am-12:45 pm

Campus Center, 904-08

Holly Curcio holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Ceramics from Arizona State University, Tempe AZ and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

April 16—April 25, 2014, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
April 20—April 27, 2014, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

The game has ben snowed out.

April 16, 2014
3:00 pm

Earl Lorden Field

Guest chef, food writer, cookbook author, and cooking teacher, Betty Rosbottom visits the University Club.

April 16, 2014
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

University Club

Rape culture is a system of beliefs and actions which excuse, tolerate, and condone sexual violence.

April 16, 2014
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Dwight Hall, Classroom

For over ten years, the award-winning Body Politics has been a space for celebration, support, empowerment, healing and creativity for women of color to embrace who they are, their bodies, and their experiences and to speak against all forms of oppression.

April 16—April 17, 2014 7:30 pm

Campus Center, 174-76

The Spring Game moves from a Saturday afternoon event to a Wednesday night event under the lights at McGuirk Stadium.

April 16, 2014
7:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Former Attorney General John Ashcroft comes to UMass to speak about today's current events.

April 16, 2014
7:30 pm-10:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

A collective cinematic love letter to Chris Marker captures the notoriously private director. And, a film composed of photographs shot by Marker himself over the course of his travel in the form of a voiceover conversation.

April 16, 2014
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

Mass movements, motets and chansons by Compere, Mouton, Crequillon and Manchicourt performed by voices and Renaissance winds.

April 16, 2014
8:00 pm

Abbey Chapel
Trumpet & Tuba/Euphonium Ensembles; Horn, Trombone & Brass Choirs.

April 16, 2014
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

The legendary director Chris Marker (1921-2012) has been a source of fascination for a generation of documentary filmmakers and viewers.

April 17, 2014
2:00 pm-3:30 pm

Herter Hall, 301

The Evolution of Antibiotic Resistance 

April 17, 2014
4:00 pm

Skinner Hall, 101

W.E.B. Du Bois was one of a handful of scholars of the 20th century with a sustained global impact on sociological, literary, and political knowledge

April 17, 2014
4:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Molly Murray, Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University, presents a talk "From the Closed Cell to the Infinite Universe: Prison Projects and the Ralegh Circle."

April 17, 2014
4:30 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Anne Pasternak believes strongly that art matters in our world, and that artists should be weighing in on the key issues of our time. 

April 17, 2014
4:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160E

The Seattle Alumni Network invites you to a private reception with Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy.

April 17, 2014
6:00 pm

Beecher's Loft, Inn at the Market
Music by Ticheli, Faure, Vaughan Williams, Ogren & Hindemith's masterpiece Symphony in B flat.

April 17, 2014
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

The Ensemble will be performing A Trumpet in the Morning, Ehrlich’s celebrated new recording on New World, which is the first documentation devoted to his large ensemble compositions.

April 17, 2014
8:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Come support the Minutewomen as they take on the Connecticut Huskies.

April 18, 2014

This presentation will outline a complementary stream of research on online deception that focuses on the messages rather than the websites. 

April 18, 2014
10:30 am-12:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 128

This year’s symposium is centered on intergenerational, intertribal, and institutional collaborations that highlight Indigenous history, location, and knowledge.

April 18, 2014
1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center - Marriott Center, 11th floor

Poundie Burstein's primary areas of interest include Schenkerian analysis and form studies.

April 18, 2014
1:25 pm

Fine Arts Center, 44

The UMass Annual Powwow is a celebration of Native American cultures through dancing, drumming, food and arts and crafts.

April 19, 2014
11:00 am-6:00 pm

Curry Hicks Cage

Come support the Minutewomen as they take on Rhode Island.

April 19, 2014
1:00 pm

Mullins Tennis Courts

Come support Minutemen lacrosse as they take on the Hofstra Pride.

April 19, 2014
1:00 pm

Garber Field