Month of April 2015
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.

January 28—April 29, 2015, Wednesdays 4:45 pm-5:45 pm
January 29—April 30, 2015, Thu/Fri 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
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March 18—March 20

Goodell Hall, 613

Hospitality & Tourism Management students deliver a first-class dining experience to guests for lunches and dinners.

February 3—April 29, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu 11:45 am
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February 17, March 17—March 19, April 22

Campus Center, Marriott Center for Hospitality Management

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

February 10—May 31, 2015

Online

Join us for an informal social hour to meet other international students and UMass community members over free tea, coffee, and delicious snacks & sweets.

February 10, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
February 25, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
April 8, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
March 24, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
April 21, 2015 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Blue Wall

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

February 20—June 6, 2015

Online

Seven movies directed by women. From the mainstream (e.g. Isabel Coixet) to independent cinema (e.g. Neus Ballús, who will visit us on March 30 and 31).

March 3—April 21, 2015, Tuesdays 6:30 pm-9:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
March 17

Integrative Learning Center, S404

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

Now in its second year, the UMass New Play Lab exists to develop exceptional new plays in collaboration with visionary playwrights.

March 25—April 3, 2015, Wed/Thu/Fri 7:30 pm
March 28—April 4, 2015, Saturdays 2:00 pm

Curtain Theater

 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

This two session workshop will focus on data management using SAS.

March 31—April 2, 2015 9:30 am-12:30 pm
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April 1

Lederle Graduate Research Center, A210

The Eugene M. Isenberg Awards were established by the late Eugene M. Isenberg and his wife to aid graduate students and post-doctoral fellows who demonstrate academic merit and a commitment to the integration of science or engineering with management. 

April 1—April 26, 2015

May is Asian-Pacific Islander American Heritage Month (APIA Heritage Month)– a tribute to the generations of Asians and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America’s history and are instrumental in its future success.

April 1—April 23, 2015

All Campus

Come meet our staff, connect with women of color, relax and take a break from your busy schedule, or simply just to say hello! Stay for the entire time and enjoy the conversations, or just for a few minutes between classes.

April 1, 2015
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

New Africa House, 127

 The Northeast US and Atlantic Canada share many of the same types of forests, wetlands, and natural communities, and from a species perspective the region is one contiguous forest. 

April 1, 2015
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

"Labor and the Locavore," presented by Margaret Gray, whose book of the same title won the 2014 Book of the Year Award from the Association for the Study of Food and Society and the American Political Science Association (APSA) Labor Project. Part of the Social Science Matters series.

April 1, 2015
4:00 pm

Campus Center, 917

 A public reading and book signing with Benjamin Hedin.

April 1, 2015
4:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies welcomes Seth Coluzzi, Assistant Professor of Musicology at Brandeis University, to give a Renaissance Wednesday lecture.

April 1, 2015
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

If you have, or aspire to, a social media presence, join us for a lecture and discussion with Dr. Adrienne Keene, a Postdoctoral Fellow in Native American Studies at the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America,  Brown University. 

April 1, 2015
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, 174

This game has been moved to Yale's home field in New Haven, CT because of unplayable conditions in Amherst.

April 1, 2015
4:00 pm

DeWitt Family Field
The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies welcomes Marie Roche, who will teach a community class on Literature of the 16th Century.

April 1—May 6, 2015, Wednesdays 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

This animated feature is a funny film about depression.

April 1, 2015
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

As a follow-up to the successful panel discussion on Women of Color and Media (Mis)Representation, Women Of Color Leadership Network (WOCLN) is hosting a Brown Bag Lunch Series this spring to continue this important conversation.

April 2, 2015
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

New Africa House, 203

Poets Geoffrey Young and Lori Shine will read as part of the closing reception for the Herter Art Gallery exhibition of "Infinity Mirror."

April 2, 2015
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

The Finance Alumni Network invites you to expand your professional network while learning from experienced finance professional, Edward D'Alelio '74, UMass Boston.   

April 2, 2015
5:30 pm-9:00 pm

The University of Massachusetts Club in Boston

Released on Tzadik Records as part of its Radical Jewish Culture Series, Ned Rothenberg interprets the inner Diaspora as a place of learning and growth.

April 2, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Kiki Petrosino will be leading this visiting writers series. She “is one of the few poets I know of who regularly writes poems I would call perfect,” says poet and PEN Poetry series guest editor Shane McCrae.

April 2, 2015
8:00 pm

Memorial Hall

On April 2, Thursday Night Live will finally build up the courage to present our most honest show yet: “Group Therapy”! But the truth is it’s not just TNL that could use a little friendly advice.

April 2, 2015
9:30 pm

Herter Hall, 227

The games have been moved to Northborough, Mass.

April 3, 2015
10:00 am

New England Baseball Complex
The UMass Amherst INFORMS Student Chapter and its faculty advisor, Professor Anna Nagurney, invite you to an academic career panel discussion followed by a Q&A session on "Academic Application Process and Job Expectations."

April 3, 2015
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, ISOM 210

UMass softball opens the A-10 season with a three-game series against George Washington.

April 3, 2015
12:00 pm

Sortino Field Softball Complex

Come to Keeping it Consensual:  Hooking Up in College, to discuss what consent looks like and the many ways to prevent sexual violence.

April 3, 2015
1:30 pm-3:30 pm

Campus Center, 917

Come witness some great comedy groups in action, including a headline performance by the Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company and an opening performance by UMass's own Mission Improv!

April 3, 2015
7:00 pm-10:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

The bus will depart from Haigis Mall at 6:30 a.m.

April 4, 2015
6:30 am-10:30 pm

UMass softball meets George Washington in a Saturday afternoon doubleheader.

April 4, 2015
12:00 pm

Sortino Field Softball Complex

Tennis vs. Fairleigh Dickinson

April 4, 2015
1:00 pm

Mullins Tennis Courts

The Minutemen host Fairfield in their temporary home field at McGuirk Alumni Stadium. 

April 4, 2015
1:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Sonia Schloemann will help participants through the basics of growing and pruning grapes and give them the tools to overcome some of the challenges. Specific topics will include selecting varieties, planting, fertilizing, controlling pests, pruning, and vine training.

April 4, 2015
10:00 pm-2:00 pm

UMass Cold Spring Orchard
The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies welcomes two visiting scholars: Ann Thompson, Professor Emeritus at Kings College London, and John O. Thompson, Professor Emeritus at the University of Liverpool.

April 6—April 10, 2015 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Interim Social and Behavioral Sciences Dean John Hird (political science) will speak about his recent research in a talk titled "How Effective is Policy Analysis?"

April 6, 2015
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

The SPHHS Research Day highlights the outstanding education, research and practice being performed by students within our School. Students from all departments within the School will present posters of their work.

April 6, 2015
2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

Dr. Priyamvada Natarajan is a professor in the Departments of Astronomy and Physics at Yale University and a theoretical astrophysicist interested in cosmology, gravitational lensing and black hole physics. 

April 6, 2015
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

A talk by Ana Raquel Minian, Assistant Professor in the Department of History and the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity. 

April 6, 2015
4:30 pm

Gordon Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

This event is for any UMass freshman or transfer student that wants an opportunity to socialize and meet other students in an inviting and relaxed environment.

April 6, 2015
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160 West

$tart $mart Workshop prepares college women who are approaching the job market with the confidence, knowledge and skills they need to negotiate salaries and benefits.

April 6, 2015
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

New Africa House, 203

"The Spirit Level: Why Unequal Societies are Bad for Everyone" presented by Richard Wilkinson, public health researcher and co-author of The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger, a best-seller published in 20+ countries. Part of the Social Science Matters series.

April 7, 2015
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

Come to the lecture and learn about the renovation of the UMass Amherst Old Chapel and more!

April 7, 2015
5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S211

This talk by Michelle Olsgard Stewart critically examines the sustainability of the wild-harvest resource economy; it’s about much more than just the biology of the fungus.

April 7, 2015
6:30 pm

Student Union, Student Union Ballroom

Come see Five Days, Five Nights! This first East German and Soviet co-production in cinema, with music by Dmitri Shostakovich, refers to actual events as the Red Army undertook the rescue of these artworks after WWII.

April 7, 2015
7:00 pm

Amherst Cinema
The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies welcomes Normand Berlin back to teach his yearly community Shakespeare course.

April 7—April 28, 2015, Tuesdays 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Jazz Lab EnsembleMike Caudill, Jeffrey W. Holmes & Thomas Giampietro, directors

April 7, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The Prison Birth Project (PBP) works within a reproductive justice framework to provide support, advocacy, and leadership training with women and trans* people at the intersection of the criminal justice system and parenthood.

April 8, 2015
11:15 am-12:45 pm

Campus Center, tba

Family and the Reproduction of Political Inequality: Exploring the role of political socialization within the family in sustaining the persistent upper-class bias in who participates in American politics.

April 8, 2015
11:30 am-12:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N101

The Klaus Postler Memorial Award Exhibition,co-curated by Eileen Claveloux and Anne LaPrade Seuthe.

April 8—April 30, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
April 12—April 26, 2015, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

Michael Goering is a visual artist and musician who is  interested in the things of everyday life. For his installation in the Incubator Project Space he will use ordinary things-- furniture or other objects,  which he will combine or remodel in order to reveal their poetic potential...

April 8—April 30, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
April 12—April 26, 2015, Sun/Mon 2:00 pm-6:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
April 20

Hampden Gallery

These paintings derive from the experience of coming upon a pool of water in the woods. Unruly, the activity of temperature and breeze is quieted and held, momentarily, within the pool. 

April 8—April 30, 2015, Tue/Wed/Fri 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
April 12—April 26, 2015, Sundays 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Hampden Gallery

UMass takes on New England rival Vermont in a mid-season non-conference game.

April 8, 2015
3:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies welcomes a lecture by visiting scholar, Ann Thompson, Professor Emeritus at Kings College London.

April 8, 2015
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Does the sound of public radio represent the true diversity and concerns of the rapidly changing American public? Do widely accepted standards of professionalism shut out diverse voices? Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika will present his experience concerning the whiteness of public radio.

April 8, 2015
5:30 pm-6:45 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N151

Coercive control is a strategy some people (mostly men) use to dominate their intimate partners and maintain their privileges.

April 8, 2015
5:30 pm-7:00 pm

New Africa House, 203

If you want “real world” answers and advice on the next steps in your life after UMass, just ask someone who has been there!

April 8, 2015
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Mullins Center, Massachusetts

Please join us in welcoming the Founder of the Green Science Policy Institute, Arlene Blum, a renowned mountaineer, writer, and environmental health scientist who will speak about the unnecessary exposure to flame retardants in our everyday lives. 

April 8, 2015
7:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

Please join UMass Green Building Council as it hosts the Sustainable Building and Design Panel!

April 8, 2015
7:15 pm

Campus Center, 168C

A day in the intertwined lives of young clerks at a convenience store.

April 8, 2015
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

Faculty Recital is starring Christopher Krueger, flute, with Judith Gordon, piano.

April 8, 2015
8:15 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Students looking for off campus housing will meet property management and real estate agency staff and get information about Amherst and Sunderland apartment communities. Grab a burger at the BBQ, enter some raffles, and learn more about living off campus!

April 9, 2015
11:00 am-4:00 pm

Student Union

The Interdisciplinary Seminar on Conflict and Violence promotes intersdisciplinary  exchanges among faculty and graduate students interested in the topics of conflict

April 9, 2015
1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160-East

Brandon R. Byrd’s talk, “The Problem of Haiti as it Stands Today,” examines the reaction of W.E.B. Du Bois to the occupation of Haiti by U.S. Marines from 1915-1934. Donald Geesling’s talk, “Songs of Black Folk: The Musical Imagination of W.E.B. Du Bois, 1922-1942,” centers on Du Bois’s engagement with black music and musicians from the early 1920s to the early 1940s.

April 9, 2015
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2601

Jerry Passannante, Associate Professor of English at the University of Maryland, will present a talk titled "Catastrophizing: The Disaster of Renaissance Materialism." 

April 9, 2015
4:30 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Victor Burgin will argue that far from making the concept of specificity redundant, such developments have rendered it unavoidable in any critically self-aware art practice.

April 9, 2015
5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S211

The panel will feature alumni representatives holding degrees in kinesiology, nutrition, and public health who have a shared interest in health and wellness in corporate and healthcare settings.

April 9, 2015
6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S140

Students and faculty interested in entrepreneurship can get a first-hand look at Western Massachusetts facilities and programs to help start-ups take root and grow, by participating in the Innovation Tour, led by the Western Massachusetts Economic Development Council.

April 10, 2015
9:00 am-4:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S-140

Come meet the 2015 Student Farmers, and learn about the many things we're doing this year (a hint, growing lots of organic food is one thing!) 

April 10, 2015
12:00 pm-4:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Event Hall

The International Programs Office presents a public lecture: “Overview of India-US Relations and the Role of Indian Diaspora”” by Ambassador  ​Dnyaneshwar Mulay, Consul General of India in New York. 

April 10, 2015
2:30 pm

Campus Center, 803

Come with your friends and see what hypnotism is all about!

April 10, 2015
7:30 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

The Livestock Classic is an entirely student run Livestock Animal Show presented by the University of Massachusetts Amherst Pre-Veterinary and Animal Science Club. There will be five classes of animal shows: Goats, Sheep, Horses, Cows and Chickens! Animals are shown by students who have worked hard during this semester to train and get to know their show companion.

April 11, 2015
9:00 am-4:30 pm

Hadley Farm

Join us for a fun filled day on April 11th for the 6th Annual 5K Dash & Dine to benefit the Amherst Survival Center!

April 11, 2015
9:00 am

Berkshire Dining Commons

Men's Track: Minuteman Invitational

April 11, 2015
10:00 am

Track & Field Complex

This presentation will explain the characteristics that make a plant invasive and where these plants are considered to be troublesome in New England.

April 11, 2015
10:00 am-1:00 pm

French Hall

Women's Track: Minutemen Invitational

April 11, 2015
11:30 am

Track & Field Complex

Chris Yerlig aka Hoopoe the French Mime Clown will be presenting a family performance with Clarisse.

April 11, 2015
12:00 pm-12:45 pm

Amherst Town Common
UMass softball resumes A-10 Conference play hosting Fordham in a Sautrday afternoon doubleheader.

April 11, 2015
12:00 pm

Sortino Field Softball Complex

You are cordially invited to engage in what will be one of the biggest Five College cultural event in Amherst for the 2015 Spring semester: International Festival 2015 hosted by UMass Amherst International Students Club.

April 11, 2015
12:00 pm-5:00 pm

Amherst Town Common
UMass hosts St. Bonaventure in a doubleheader at Earl Lorden Field.

April 11, 2015
12:00 pm

Earl Lorden Field

The Cape Verdean Student Alliance will be celebrating 40 years of the island’s independence from Portugal at our bi-annual cultural night.

April 11, 2015
7:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

The concert has been canceled.

April 11, 2015
7:30 pm

Newman Center

The UMass Minutewomen close out a three-game homestand against Fordham.

April 12, 2015
12:00 pm

Sortino Field Softball Complex

The Minutemen continue their homestand against St. Bonaventure.

April 12, 2015
12:00 pm

Earl Lorden Field

Women's Tennis vs. Sacred Heart

April 12, 2015
1:00 pm

Mullins Tennis Courts

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its final Sunday concert of the spring 2015 semester. Nota Bene, an a cappella ensemble featuring Annie Phillips, Elizabeth Chilton, and Nina Wurgaft, will be performing. F

April 12, 2015
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Timothy T. Anderson, conductor. With the Amherst Regional High School Wind Ensemble, Kara Nye, conductor.

April 12, 2015
2:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

String Chamber Music is a performance by the advanced student ensembles. 

April 12, 2015
7:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Two weeks of events to Recognize, Educate and Empower the Community to Stand Against Racism.  Participate in any, engage with like minded individuals, increase own knowledge and learn ways to challenge systemic racial prejudice.

April 13—April 24, 2015 9:00 am-3:00 pm

Wilder Hall

Frances Crowe is a peace activist and pacifist from the Pioneer Valley. She is the author of the book “Finding my Radical Soul.” She also founded the Northampton chapter of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom.

April 13, 2015
4:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall

The Minutemen host Harvard in the first round of the annual Beanpot tournament.

April 13, 2015
4:00 pm

Earl Lorden Field

Rethinking the Antibiotic Arsenal: New Strategies for the Age of the Microbiome

April 13, 2015
4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

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

April 13, 2015
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Bartlett Hall, 302

Apply for your new or renewal passport on-campus!

April 14, 2015
9:30 am-2:30 pm

Campus Center, 165-69

Viviana Zelizer, eminent sociologist from Princeton University, will be this year's ISI resident. The residency includes a public talk as well as classroom visits and interdisciplinary seminars.

April 14, 2015
4:00 pm

Campus Center, 904-908

Please join us for a panel event featuring Rabbi Edward Feld and UMass alumnus Hussein Ibish as they discuss their career paths in Middle Eastern political policy analysis and Jewish campus work.

April 14, 2015
5:00 pm-7:30 pm

Herter Hall, 301

Abortion in Our Own Hands: Clandestine Abortion Doulas’ Network in Argentina

April 14, 2015
5:00 pm

Bartlett Hall, 119

Topic: Beethoven's "Violation," his Cadenza for the First Movement of Mozart's D-Minor Piano Concerto.

April 14, 2015
6:30 pm

Fine Arts Center, 44

Did you know that 58% of college students say they don't know how to help someone who is experiencing relationship violence? This workshop will help build an understanding of relationship violence and provide you with the tools to educate others and address violence.

April 14, 2015
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Bartlett Hall, 302

Chapel Jazz Ensemble. Felipe Salles, director 

April 14, 2015
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

We seek to inform, educate, and inspire the TLGBIQ community and our allies to understand our unique stories, and individual and collective experiences.

April 15, 2015
11:15 am-12:45 pm

Campus Center, 168C

The University Women’s Network (UWN) continues their speaker luncheon series by presenting Beth Butler, program Director for Dress for Success Worcester.

April 15, 2015
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Campus Center, Hampshire, 10th Floor

The HFA Student Leadership Board presents the Student Creativity Exposition! If you are a UMass student and want to show your work we are now accepting submissions.

April 15, 2015
1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Coach Stone and the Minutemen take on Hartford at home at Earl Lorden Field.

April 15, 2015
3:00 pm

Earl Lorden Field

Brian R. Sturtevant gives an overview on his research program investigating fire and insect disturbance and their interactions with human activities shaping forest landscapes. 

April 15, 2015
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents a "Rare Book Show and Tell." Come see some highlights of the Renaissance Center's extensive rare book collection! 

April 15, 2015
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Brenda Pereyra is an Associate Professor at the Universidad Nacional de Lanus, Argentina and is a Doctoral Candidate in Social Sciences at the Universidad de Buenos Aires.  Professor Pereyra specializes in  women in Argentine contemporary social movements.

April 15, 2015
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

This provocative comedy follows an Israeli artist who loses her memory when her bed collapses and a Palestinian worker at the company that made the bed.

April 15, 2015
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

Eric Berlin, John Bottomley, Josh Michal & Greg Spiridopoulos, directors.

April 15, 2015
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

This concert has been canceled due to illness.

April 15, 2015
8:15 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Join the Off Campus Student Center for fun, stress-relieving activities all week! We have free tie-dye, stress ball making, henna sponsored by the Craft Center, mindfulness classes hosted by CCPH and free coffee from Rao's.

April 21, 2015 9:00 am-12:00 pm
April 22, 2015 10:00 am-2:00 pm
April 23, 2015 11:30 am-1:30 pm
April 24, 2015 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Student Union, 314

Alumnus Robert Solis will speak about his role as an Information Technology (IT) leader, from UMass Amherst to his current position as Vice President and Chief Information Officer for the University of Massachusetts President's Office.

April 16, 2015
11:00 am-12:30 pm

Campus Center, 165

Join us at UDay In Paradise! in the Student Union Ballroom for free activities, food, crafts, photobooth, giveaways, and more.

April 16, 2015
11:00 am-2:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

We’ll tell you about interesting patents on current products, and by looking at new patents issued to companies you know, we’ll give you the inside scoop on futuristic new products coming soon.    

April 16, 2015
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Campus Center, 1001

A ringing cell phone, an empty bowl of lobster bisque, and a dead man one table over—so begins Sarah Ruhl’s wildly imaginative Dead Man’s Cell Phone.

April 16—April 25, 2015, Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat 7:30 pm
April 25, 2015, Saturdays 2:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
April 17

Rand Theater

UMass hosts non-conference opponent Marist in an afternoon doubleheader.

April 16, 2015
2:30 pm

Sortino Field Softball Complex

Freelance journalist Katie Manning will share her experience reporting in South America and Latin America across a range of digital platforms.

April 16, 2015
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S414

Informal conversation with Five College faculty members including Mary Andrianopoulos (Communication Disorders, UMass), Kristin Bumiller (Economics, Amherst College), and Jared Schwartzer (Psychology & Education, Mount Holyoke).

April 16, 2015
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N 211

Come meet industry professionals, including two UMass Amherst alumni, from Verizon Wireless, Adobe, and Fiksu who will be discussing the interview process, what questions interviewers really ask, tips for effective resumes, networking, and internship opportunities with their organizations.

April 16, 2015
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Campus Center, 174-76

To honor Yuri Kochiyama and to celebrate the Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month, CMASS, the Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center in conjunction with the Asian & Asian American Studies Certificate Program present "Yuri Kochiyma:  Power of Multicultural Community Building". 

April 16, 2015
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall Rm 160

The Freedom Seder is a multicultural and interfaith celebration based on the Exodus themes of the Jewish Passover Seder, but commemorating the Civil Rights Movement and other modern liberation struggles.

April 16, 2015
5:30 pm-8:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

The Jones Library is proud to announce the 2015 Samuel Minot Jones Awards for Literary Achievement will honor former UMass professor Julius Lester and Pat and Peter Schneider of Amherst Writers and Artists for their literary contributions.

April 16, 2015
6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Yiddish Book Center
The Department of Hospitality & Tourism Management invites you to their Annual Awards Dinner.

April 16, 2015
6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Boston Harbor Hotel
Great presentation to encourage positive thinking about climate change.

April 16, 2015
6:30 pm

Johnson Hall, Basement

Come see the Five College Baroque Orchestra, conducted by Laurie Rabut.

April 16, 2015
7:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Please join us ofor the screening of Body Politics in its Digital Storytelling format. Stay after the screening for a talk back with the participants in this year's production about their process and journey as they produced their own stories.

April 16—April 17, 2015 7:00 pm

Special advance-release film screening with post-screening Skype Q&A with director Jenni Gold and introduction by Professor Marty Norden, Department of Communication (author of Cinema of Isolation: A History of Physical Disability in the Movies).

April 16, 2015
7:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, 3rd floor "Hub" (Communication Department)

Stephen Petronio’s Locomotor / Non Locomotor is a full-company work in two parts featuring an original score by electronic hip-hop pioneer Clams Casino.

April 16, 2015
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Claire Messud is the author of The Woman Upstairs and The Emperor’s Children, a New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Washington Post Best Book of the Year.

April 16, 2015
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Memorial Hall, Memorial Hall

Student choreographers present original dance works reflecting the past semesters' creative process.

April 16—April 18, 2015 8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Main Dance Studio Theatre, Hampshire College
This year’s "New Worlds of Adoption" conference highlights the strengths and resilience of adopted persons as they move into adulthood.

April 17, 2015
8:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center

A graduate student workshop.

April 17, 2015
12:00 pm-9:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, Music Wing

This panel, moderated by Obed Pasha, lecturer at the Center for Public Policy and Administration, will examine perceptions from contemporary non-Western Muslim-majority venues of the line between free speech and hate speech.

April 17, 2015
2:30 pm-4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Jordi Puntí, Catalan writer, translator, journalist and current Cullman Fellow at the New York Public Library, will talk about the intersections of translation and creative and journalist writing.

April 17, 2015
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Come to the Opus One Chamber Orchestra performance!

April 17, 2015
5:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The UMass Football team hosts their annual Spring Football Game.

April 17, 2015
7:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Back to  — and forward from — J.S. Bach.

April 17, 2015
7:30 pm-9:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Soul Tv's 10th Annual Spring Fashion Show during SoulFest Weekend.

April 17, 2015
8:30 pm-10:30 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

A Symposium Exploring the Revival, Reception, and Appropriation of the Music of J.S. Bach.

April 18, 2015
9:00 am-7:00 pm

Fine Arts Center, Music Wing

The UMass Annual Powwow brings people together to reflect on the importance of family, friends, community and community partners. It provides an opportunity to give thanks and to honor the traditions of our ancestors. Please join us in this celebration.

April 18, 2015
10:00 am-6:00 pm

Curry Hicks

UMass takes on St. Bonaventure in a Saturday afternoon doubleheader. T

April 18, 2015
12:00 pm

Sortino Field Softball Complex

UMass Men's Lacrosse returns to Garber Field for a Saturday afternoon game against Drexel. 

April 18, 2015
4:00 pm

Garber Field

UMass Amherst J.S. Bach Festival Concert. UMass Bach Festival Orchestra & Chorus.

April 18, 2015
7:30 pm

Grace Episcopal Church
Thom Hannum, director.

April 18, 2015
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Coffee Cantata, BWV 211Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht with Terpsichore, Shannon McAuliffe, artistic director

April 19, 2015
11:00 am

Rao's Coffee
UMass softball meets St. Bonaventure.

April 19, 2015
12:00 pm

Sortino Field Softball Complex

UMass Amherst J.S. Bach Festival ConcertHercules at the Crossroads: Cantata Concert plus Flute & Trio Sonatas

April 19, 2015
3:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Performances by Timeflies, Hoodie Allen, and Chance The Rapper. Tickets go on sale on March 23.

April 19, 2015
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Patriots' Day is a holiday in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

April 20, 2015

How can technology-supported learning help to move beyond content delivery and truly enhance STEM education so that students develop a broad mix of 21 st century skills?

April 21, 2015
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 113

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its annual Dan S. Collins Memorial Lecture. This year, we are welcoming Laura L. Knoppers, Professor of English at the University of Notre Dame. 

April 21, 2015
4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Tim Parks, author, translator, cultural critic, will speak on the topic "Writers, Readers and Globalization."

April 21, 2015
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N101

Robert S. Chapkin, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, University Faculty Fellow, Regents Fellow & AgriLife Senior Faculty Fellow at Texas A&M University will deliver the keynote lecture titled “Winning the Chemoprevention War: Reducing Inflammation through Nutrition.”

April 21, 2015
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Mullins Center, Massachusetts Room (Third Floor)

What do you want in a relationship? Whether you're single, hooking up, dating, or in a long term relationship this workshop will help you to define the qualities you seek.

April 21, 2015
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Bartlett Hall, 302

Join us for a talk and book signing featuring Jack '57 and Suzy Welch, as they celebrate the release of "The Real-Life MBA: Your No-BS Guide to Winning the Game, Building a Team, and Growing Your Career."

April 21, 2015
7:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160

UMass Amherst celebrates art, science, community, and justice for the 45th Annual Earth Day.

April 22—April 23, 2015 8:00 am-9:00 pm

All Campus

Examples of “living books” available for “check out” include: Army ROTC cadet, belly dancer, someone living with Crohn’s disease, mushroom farmer, nudist, Puerto Rican living with cerebral palsy, rabbi, vegan, and witch.

April 22, 2015
10:00 am-2:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Learning Commons, Lower Level

This event is dedicated to the remembrance of and honoring the many people of color who were targeted by unjust acts of violence and ignored by mainstream media.

April 22, 2015
1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Wilder Hall, 201

The Interdisciplinary Studies Institute (ISI) is delighted to invite you to a panel and conversation on ‘Value in the University.’ We are especially happy to welcome Provost Katherine Newman, who will be leading off our discussion.

April 22, 2015
3:00 pm

Campus Center, 904-908

Representatives from the UMass unions will explain the ongoing contract disputes, followed by a discussion about how the Administration's reactions to various campus labor issues (03 workers, student workers, student businesses) are related.

April 22, 2015
3:00 pm

Campus Center, 804

How would you feel if you had to live in a home poisoned by lead paint or directly next to a coal-fired power plant? Come clear the air by discussing the realistic effects environmental pollution has within different socioeconomic levels of living. 

April 22, 2015
3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Campus Center, 804-808

Hari Balasubramanian, associate professor of industrial engineering, will speak on “A mobile surgical unit and a rural health center in Ecuador: Learning from alternative methods of delivering healthcare” as part of the SPHHS Diversity Speaker Series.

April 22, 2015
5:00 pm

Campus Center, 911

No progressive change has ever come without mass struggle.  But so long as society is dominated from top to bottom by the wealthy 1%, our advances can be rolled back.  

April 22, 2015
5:00 pm

Campus Center, 803

UMass defeated Harvard on April 13 to advance to the Championship game of the annual Boston Beanpot Baseball Tournament.

April 22, 2015
5:30 pm

Fenway Park
In documentary and poetic modes, this film honors loss in the wake of immutable forces.

April 22, 2015
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 137

Wind Ensemble Concert: Into the Unknown.

April 22, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

The Clothesline Project is a visual display that allows survivors of violence, as well as their friends and families, to share their feelings through art.

April 23, 2015
10:00 am-2:00 pm

Machmer Hall, Lawn

Dr.

April 23, 2015
1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Campus Center, 168C

"Growing Up Digital: From the Times to the Marshall Project," presented by Gabriel Dance, a multi-media journalist, Pulitzer-Prize winning team member at The Guardian for the National Security Agency leaks story, and now a managing editor for the Marshall Project, a non-profit investigative journalism startup focusing on crime and punishment in the US. Part of the Social Science Matters series.

April 23, 2015
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N301

UMass Amherst College of Nursing, the Robert Wood Johnson Scholars and the Diversity and Social Justice Committee present: "A Dialogue on Difference" -- a panel discussion aimed to educate healthcare professionals, the community, and students interested in learning more about LGBTQ health and healthcare.

April 23, 2015
4:00 pm-8:00 pm

Thompson Hall, 104

Join the Center for Women and Community as we facilitate artistic forums to express the impact of sexual and domestic violence in our community and demonstrate our commitment to prevention and change.

April 23, 2015
5:00 pm-6:45 pm

Campus Center, 163C

Get ready to march for social justice! Come together with some paint and glitter. We will create signs to carry during the Stand Against Racism march.

April 23, 2015
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Wilder Hall, 201

The panel discussion will highlight the principles that Yuri Kochiyama is well known for such as believing in the power of multicultural community building and crossing borders.

April 23, 2015
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall rm 160

Take Back the Night is a speak-out and march designed to empower our community to act towards eliminating sexual violence.

April 23, 2015
7:00 pm

Student Union, Front

Josh Fox, director and producer of the Academy Award-nominated documentary “Gasland” and its sequel “Gasland Part II,” will be the keynote speaker for the observance of Earth Day.

April 23, 2015
7:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N151

The series of performances encompasses the thoughts & movements of community and the contrast of control & time.

April 23—April 25, 2015 8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Tian Hui Ng, conductor

April 23, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Thursday Night Live Presents: TNL Kicks Our Bucket List! Come see the UMass late night comedy group's final show of the year. Live band, improv, digital shorts and more.

April 23, 2015
9:30 pm

Herter Hall, 227

Students from campuses across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts give poster and oral presentations from a wide range of academic disciplines.

April 24, 2015
8:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center

Join the march against racism.

April 24, 2015
11:45 am

Haigis Mall

Marguerite Feitlowitz, Professor of Literature at Bennington College and author of the internationally acclaimed A LEXICON OF TERROR: Argentina and the Legacies of Torture, will deliver a lecture entitled "'We know nothing, it isn't taught': Secret Histories of Argentina's Dirty War".

April 24, 2015
12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Gordon Hall, 302

Come to the Grad Student lunch colloquium with film/media scholar Marsha Kinder. 

April 24, 2015
12:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, 345

As part of the stand against racism events, this student led workshop seeks to continue the conversation started last semester when racial graffiti threatened the well being of students of color on our campus.

April 24, 2015
2:25 pm-3:40 pm

Wilder Hall, 102

Join us in an open forum discussion about how we talk and how that matters!

April 24, 2015
2:25 pm-3:40 am

Wilder Hall, 007

This interactive workshop will feature the voices of queer and trans* people of color at UMass with a focus on their experiences of racism, resilience, communities, and laboratory practices.

April 24, 2015
2:25 pm-3:30 pm

Wilder Hall, 201

In this session, the presenter will discuss issues related to Islamophobia and how we can as a community work together on eradicating it along with other forms of oppression.

April 24, 2015
3:50 pm-5:05 pm

Wilder Hall, 102

Attendees will view a video documentary about Jane Elliot's Blue Eyes/Brown Eyes Exercise to learn the negative effects of racism and what we need to do to eliminate it in our communities.

April 24, 2015
3:50 pm-5:05 pm

Wilder Hall, 007

Come out and watch the Minutewomen take on Richmond in a women's lacrosse battle.

April 24, 2015
4:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

The editorial board of mOthertongue: a multilingual journal of arts invites you to celebrate language, culture, and art during the release reading and reception for our 2015 issue.

April 24, 2015
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Lounge

Join faculty and staff of Commonwealth Honors College to celebrate our students' achievements.

April 24, 2015
5:00 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

Come see the keynote talk/public lecture by guest scholar Marsha Kinder. This is the final event of the April 2015 Neurodiversity University symposium!

April 24, 2015
5:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, 3rd floor "Hub" (Communication Department)

UMass Men's Lacrosse closes out the regular season hosting Delaware under the lights at Garber Field.

April 24, 2015
7:00 pm

Garber Field

A great way to start off your weekend! The Student Union Craft Center will host their spring Open Mic Night and all are invited to attend.

April 24, 2015
7:30 pm-9:30 pm

Student Union, Craft Center

Come take a load off before finals start by coming to watch the Horrible Bosses 1 and 2 double feature out on the North Lawn! 

April 24, 2015
8:00 pm-12:00 am

North Residential Area, Lawn

Come watch Horrible Bosses 1 & 2 "Drive-In" style with UPC!

April 24, 2015
8:00 pm-12:00 am

North Lawn (next to Student Union)
Supercuts SoccerFest is a soccer festival which features a 6 v 6 format tournament and a Fun Zone with live entertainment, inflatables, and exciting giveaways!

April 25, 2015
8:00 am

McGuirk Alumni Stadium, Behind the stadium

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its annual Historical Swordsmanship Conference. Presentations at the conference will feature a combination of academic scholarship and demonstrations.

April 25, 2015
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

The TEDxAmherst conference aims to connect avant-garde thinkers and modern visionaries with the unique Amherst community.

April 25, 2015
9:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Your fruiting wall will produce two bushels each of five apple varieties in just 3 years from planting using just over 100 square feet of backyard.

April 25, 2015
10:00 am-2:00 pm

Marshfield Fairgrounds Admin Bldg
One of the most challenging thing about growing your own fruit is knowing how to identify the insect pests and diseases that might afflict them.  Learn the basics of pest and disease identification and Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in the home orchard.

April 25, 2015
10:00 am-1:00 pm

Newton Community Farm
Healthy soils are essential for raising healthy crops.  In this workshop you will learn the basics of soil composition, microbial life and structure  as they relate to the home garden, as well as the nitty gritty on soil testing, amendments and fertilizers needed to maintain crop health each season and build your garden’s soil over time.

April 25, 2015
10:00 am-1:00 pm

Powisset Farm
Men's Track: UMass Pre-Conference Meet

April 25, 2015
10:30 am

Track & Field Complex

Women's Track: UMass Pre-Conference Meet

April 25, 2015
11:00 am

Track & Field Complex

We are having our annual walk this year in order to educate people about mental illness and the importance of mental wellness.

April 25, 2015
11:30 am

All Campus

Take a break and join us for a free outdoor barbecue from noon to 4 p.m.

April 25, 2015
12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Southwest Residential Area, Horseshoe

A celebration of two donor-funded initiatives honoring the legacy of Priscilla M. Clarkson, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, Dean of Commonwealth Honors College, triple University of Massachusetts Amherst alumna.

April 25, 2015
1:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 157W

Performing "Abbey Road" and more! The Fab Faux have been spoken of as "the greatest Beatles cover band – without the wigs," by Rolling Stone senior editor David Fricke, who wrote, "the Faux invigorate the artistry of even the Beatles' most intricate studio masterpieces with top chops and Beatlemaniac glee.” Approaching the songs with the intent of playing them live as accurately in musical reading and in spirit as possible, they will perform the Abbey Road album in its entirety, as well as other works.

April 25, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

UMass women's lacrosse closes out the regular season in a home field game against George Washington.

April 26, 2015
1:00 pm

McGuirk Alumni Stadium

Come audition to be part of the UMass Dance Team! 

April 26, 2015
1:00 pm

Curry Hicks Cage

The Greater Boston Alumni Network invites you to head to South Boston Bowlarama for an exciting afternoon of bowling. 

April 26, 2015
2:00 pm-5:00 pm

South Boston Bowlarama
Come see the University Chamber Choir, Chorale, Recital & Women's Choirs! Tony Thornton & Stephen Paparo are the conductors.

April 26, 2015
3:00 pm

First Congregational Church
Vocal Jazz Ensemble includes arrangements of much-loved standards and new music/arrangements by grads & undergrads.

April 26, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Each day, the United States wastes enough food to fill Madison Square Garden. Americans squander between a quarter to a half of all the food we produce, which adds up to more than 100 billion pounds a year. 

April 27, 2015
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Featuring the New Africa House Ensemble with Kevin Sharpe and Voices of New Africa House led by Evelyn Harris.

April 27, 2015
6:30 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

Enjoy the Student Composers' Concert! It is coordinated by Salvatore Macchia.

April 27, 2015
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The study of chemistry requires the understanding and use of spatial relationships, which have been shown to be challenging for many students.

April 28, 2015
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 113

This event has been canceled.

April 28, 2015
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room

UMass softball takes on cross-state rival Boston College in a late afternoon home game.

April 28, 2015
4:00 pm

Sortino Field Softball Complex

Conductors: Matthew Westgate and Ayano Kataoka, with Timothy T. Anderson and James Shetler.

April 28, 2015
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Celebrate Founders Day! Join us on Goodell Lawn for a FREE Campus Cookout.

April 29, 2015
11:00 am-2:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Lawn

Come join us at the Colloquia Day "Love as Action: Pushing the Boundaries in Community-Based Research and Practice" event.

April 29, 2015
12:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, 162

#UMassGives is 36 amazing hours when alumni, parents, students, and friends inspire and encourage each other to make a gift online.

April 29—April 30, 2015 12:00 pm-11:59 pm

All Campus

ave your senior portrait taken, sign up with the Alumni Association, purchase a diploma frame and other grad gear, enter to win prizes, and much more. This will be a great opportunity for seniors to celebrate graduation, get their cap and gown, and have all of their Commencement questions answered. Come for the free snacks and stay for the fun!

April 29, 2015
1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Student Union, Ballroom

Big Chill is a University Programming Council event on the last Wednesday of classes and is a great way to relax and chill before finals week.

April 29, 2015
1:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, Lawn Between Campus Center and Student Union

The Last 5 Years is a two person musical about love, marriage, and divorce.

April 29—May 2, 2015 7:30 pm
May 2, 2015 2:30 pm

Fine Arts Center, 204 Theatre Wing

Come out and watch the Minutemen take on Quinnipiac at Earl Lorden Field.

April 29, 2015
3:00 pm

Earl Lorden Field

Changes in regional forest composition in response to climate change are often predicted using niche-based models or biophysical process models that either do not account for or greatly simplify processes such as succession, dispersal, and tree harvest. 

April 29, 2015
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

This groundbreaking independent film follows the complex, developing relationship in a Latin American prison between two unlikely cell mates.

April 29, 2015
5:00 pm

Smith College, Weinstein Auditorium, Wright Hall
Kevin Hart’s What Now? Tour is smashing records for comedy tours selling over half a million tickets in the first weekend of on-sales.

April 29, 2015
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Charles Krauthammer is a Pulitzer Prize winner, a syndicated columnist featured in over 400 newspapers around the world, a New York Times best selling author, and a frequent guest on Fox News Channel, where he is a regular panelist on the nightly news show Special Report.

April 29, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center

Music by Thad Jones, Bela Fleck, Hoagy Carmichael, John Mastroianni, alum Chris Merz, & jazz students Christian Tremblay, Dan Thomas, Dave Skelly, Mara Penatzer, Wesley Smith & Mike Caudill.

April 29, 2015
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

This is the last day of classes for the Spring 2015 semester.

April 30, 2015

Undergraduate choreography projects

April 30, 2015
6:30 pm

Totman Gymnasium, Studio 13
Jason Kao Hwang’s Burning Bridge, featuring cross-cultural jazz improvisations by an octet of Chinese and Western instruments, includes his quartet EDGE: Taylor Ho Bynum (cornet), Andrew Drury (drums) and Ken Filiano (bass), along with Joseph Daley (tuba), Sun Li (pipa), Steve Swell (trombone) and Wang Guowei (erhu). 

April 30, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall