March 29, 2015
When you walk in the Out of the Darkness Campus Walks, you join the effort with thousands of people to raise awareness and funds that allow the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss. 

March 29, 2015
9:00 am-2:00 pm

All Campus

Come out to McGuirk Alumni Stadium and cheer the Minutewomen on as they face conference foe George Mason.

March 29, 2015
1:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Commemorate your accomplishments or congratulate a 2015 graduate with a chance to win UMass License Plate #UM 15.

February 10—May 31, 2015

Online

Drive down Memory Lane and show your school pride with UMass License Plate #65!

February 20—June 6, 2015

Online

Diane Englander approaches her work as a poet, in the most ancient sense of the word: she is resolutely a “maker.” Endlessly inventive, Englander’s work does not hide the history or the pleasure of its making, from a curiosity about materials (a mix of scavenged, reused, and new) to a playful series of experiments with color and form, line and texture, volume and composition.  

March 3—March 31, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
March 8—March 29, 2015, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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March 15—March 22

Hampden Gallery

Ethel Poindexter is from many places.  Born in Central America, she has also lived in Europe, North America and the Caribbean.  She has lived in the Pioneer Valley in Western MA for at least fifteen years with excursions to different lands during that time.  

March 3—March 31, 2015, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
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March 15—March 22

Hampden Gallery

Barbara Hadden was born in Hamburg, Germany, and spent her childhood in Europe and the Middle East. She studied painting, photography and filmmaking at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. 

March 3—March 31, 2015, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
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March 15—March 22

Hampden Gallery

The College of Natural Sciences invites graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to apply for Manning Inventor Fellowships, which provide stipends of either $30,000 (graduate fellows) or $50,000 (postdoctoral fellows) in order to pursue commercialization of discoveries made in UMass Amherst laboratories.

March 9—April 17, 2015

The UMass Amherst Libraries host the exhibit “Yankee Yarns: True Tales of New England Characters from the 1920s and 1930s,” through Monday, June 8, 2015, in the Learning Commons (Lower Level), and Special Collections and University Archives (Floor 25) at the W.E.B.

March 10—June 8, 2015
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May 10—June 7, Sundays, May 25

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

 Body Politic: The Anatomy of the Grotesque surveys the ways in which contemporary artists have used the grotesque to call attention to the perversity inherent in the dominant discourse on beauty, sexuality, and race.

March 26—May 3, 2015, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Guest-curated by Lorne Falk, Five College visiting associate professor of contemporary art, this exhibition focuses on the recent work of twelve full-time Art Department faculty

March 26—May 3, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
March 28—May 3, 2015, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Students from the Five College system will compete to see who can best analyze Big Data and attract the interest of employers at the 2015 American Statistical Association (ASA) DataFest competition—a unique collaboration between academe, students and industry.

March 27—March 29, 2015 6:30 pm-4:00 pm

Lederle Graduate Research Center, 1634