Month of June 2017
The exhibit examines the history of Quakers and Quakerism in New England drawing upon the extraordinary records of the New England Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends.

January 23—August 18, 2017, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat
This event does NOT occur on:
July 4

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level, Floor 25

Daily summer yoga classes at the Newman Center led by experienced professional teacher Eric Burri.

May 22—June 29, 2017, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 4:30 pm-6:00 pm
July 3—August 10, 2017, Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 4:30 pm-6:00 pm

Newman Center

Experience an exotic getaway at the Durfee Conservatory.

June 2, 2017
2:30 pm-3:45 pm

Durfee Conservatory

Enjoy light appetizers, view an informative slideshow, and learn more about veteran support services on campus.

June 2, 2017
2:30 pm-2:45 pm

Memorial Hall, Memorial Room

A look at Randolph W. Bromery's tenure at UMass in the 1970s. 

June 2, 2017
2:30 pm-3:45 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 25th Floor

Join friends and fellow alumni to socialize before the evening’s festivities kick off.

June 2, 2017
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, University Pub

Air Force ROTC alumni are invited to reconnect, share experiences, and take part in a special awards program.

June 2, 2017
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S211

View the full schedule of Alumni Weekend events at: UMassAlumni.com/AlumniWeekend

June 2, 2017
6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Student Union

Come enjoy an evening of friendly competition, good food, and great company at trivia night.

June 2, 2017
6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Campus Center, 11th Floor

Join classmates and fellow alumni for a breakfast featuring welcome remarks from Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy.

June 3, 2017
8:30 am-10:00 am

Student Union Ballroom

Over 8,000 trees, representing more than 500 species, take root at UMass Amherst.

June 3, 2017
8:30 am-10:00 am

Student Union

Tour the W.E.B. Du Bois Library tower, the tallest academic library in the world and the most visited place on campus.

June 3, 2017
10:30 am-11:45 am

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois

Enjoy live blues music and a lunch featuring all of your BBQ favorites.

June 3, 2017
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Fine Arts Center, Atrium

Alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends are invited to attend the Chemistry Alumni Reunion to reconnect, reminisce, and learn about departmental updates. 

June 3, 2017
1:30 pm-4:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 221

The Physics Department invites current and former physics students to a social gathering to reconnect with faculty and fellow alumni.

June 3, 2017
1:30 pm-3:30 pm

Lederle Graduate Research Center, 1033

Upon completion, at 28 stories and 296.5 feet tall, it would be hailed as the tallest academic library in the world.

June 3, 2017
1:45 pm-3:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois

Come make your own tea with herbs grown in our very own Permaculture Garden.

June 3, 2017
1:45 pm-3:00 pm

Franklin Permaculture Garden
Experience UMass history through its iconic buildings and hear about the future of the flagship campus as you tour the university’s changing landscape.

June 3, 2017
1:45 pm-4:30 pm

Campus Center, Circle

Enjoy an on-site chocolate and wine tasting class presented by award winning UMass Bake Shop director and executive pastry chef Simon Stevenson.

June 3, 2017
3:15 pm-4:30 pm

Campus Center, Bluewall

Tour the most recognizable historic landmark on campus.

June 3, 2017
3:15 pm-4:30 pm

Old Chapel

Join friends and fellow alumni to socialize before the evening’s festivities kick off.

June 3, 2017
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Campus Center, Lower Level

Join fellow alumni for a night of fun, food and entertainment.

June 3, 2017
6:30 pm-10:00 pm

Campus Center, Auditorium

Take advantage of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to ring in the new year with the Minuteman Marching Band as they perform in the 129th Rose Parade!

June 5—June 16, 2017

The Triangle Area Alumni Network is looking for enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to join its steering committee.

June 8, 2017
5:30 pm

Carolina Ale House
Last day to drop a Summer Session 1 class with a record of "W."

June 9, 2017

To celebrate the official opening of its gardens, the Renaissance Center is hosting a grand opening concert on its grounds.

June 10, 2017
1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Arthur F. Kinney Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

The UMass Amherst Libraries will host the Northeast Regional Open Educational Resources (OER) Summit. 

June 13—June 14, 2017 8:00 am-4:30 pm

Campus Center, Lower Level

Students from the UMass Amherst Field School in Bioarchaeology & Forensic Anthropology have been excavating pseudo-burials for almost two weeks now.

June 14, 2017
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Bioarchaeology & Forensic Anthropology field site
The fifth annual Isenberg Business Leadership Awards (IBLA) will once again take place in June at the world-class Colonnade Hotel in Boston. 

June 15, 2017
6:00 pm-9:00 pm

The Colonnade Hotel
A recording of the linguistics department’s Freeman Lecture, presented Feb. 17 by Stanford University linguistics professor John Rickford, will be broadcast on New England Public Radio News Network as part of its “Speakers Forum.”

June 17, 2017
7:00 pm

Each night during the Juniper Summer Writing Institute and Institute for Young Writers, acclaimed faculty and writers in residence read from their new and selected work.

June 18, 2017
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

Each night during the Juniper Summer Writing Institute and Institute for Young Writers, acclaimed faculty and writers in residence read from their new and selected work.

June 19, 2017
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

Each night during the Juniper Summer Writing Institute and Institute for Young Writers, acclaimed faculty and writers in residence read from their new and selected work.

June 20, 2017
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

The public is invited to witness the passing of the seasons by joining a UMass astronomer to watch the sunrise over the tall standing stones of the UMass Sunwheel for the Summer Solstice. 

June 21, 2017
5:00 am-6:00 am

Sunwheel

The University Women's Network (UWN) hosts its annual June Social and Chef Demonstration.

June 21, 2017
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Campus Center, Hadley room, 10th Floor

The public is invited to witness the passing of the seasons by joining a UMass astronomer to watch the sunset over the tall standing stones of the UMass Sunwheel for the Summer Solstice. 

June 21, 2017
7:30 pm-8:30 pm

Sunwheel

Each night during the Juniper Summer Writing Institute and Institute for Young Writers, acclaimed faculty and writers in residence read from their new and selected work.

June 21, 2017
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

Early bird season tickets for UMass hockey are on sale to the general public June 22 through August 9.

June 22—August 9, 2017

Each night during the Juniper Summer Writing Institute and Institute for Young Writers, acclaimed faculty and writers in residence read from their new and selected work.

June 22, 2017
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

The Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity is in the process of moving from June 23 to 29.

June 23—June 29, 2017

The Healthy Development Initiative, a community-focused research, education and outreach program led by UMass Amherst faculty, is hosting its annual open house.

June 23, 2017
3:00 pm-5:00 pm

UMass Center at Springfield
Each night during the Juniper Summer Writing Institute and Institute for Young Writers, acclaimed faculty and writers in residence read from their new and selected work.

June 23, 2017
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

The Healthy Development Initiative, a community-focused research, education and outreach program led by UMass Amherst faculty, is hosting a “family fun day” for families with infants and young children.

June 24, 2017
10:00 am-2:00 pm

UMass Center at Springfield
Hummingbird Films and the UMass Amherst geosciences department invite you to a preview screening of John Feldman’s new documentary "Symbiotic Earth: How Lynn Margulis Rocked the Boat and Started a Scientific Revolution."

June 24, 2017
2:00 pm-5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N151

The New England Public Radio News Network will air a recording of David Reckhow’s Distinguished Faculty Lecture, “Drinking Water in Crisis: Lead, Lignin, and Legionella,” as part of its “Speakers Forum.”

June 24, 2017
7:00 pm

Each night during the Juniper Summer Writing Institute & Institute for Young Writers, acclaimed faculty and writers in residence read from their new and selected work.

June 24, 2017
7:30 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 135

Enjoy an exciting day of golf at the beautiful Crumpin-Fox Golf Club in Bernardston, MA while supporting UMass Hockey.

June 26, 2017
10:30 am-8:00 pm

Crumpin-Fox Golf Club
State law requires new students to have certain immunizations and submit proof before coming to school.

June 27—September 18, 2017, weekdays 8:00 am-6:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
September 4

University Health Services (UHS)

The Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA) is holding public hearings on service reductions or eliminations that are being considered because of an unanticipated budget shortfall.

June 29, 2017
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Northampton City Council Chambers
Last day of classes for Summer Session 1.

June 30, 2017

 Hear the latest on manufacturing initiatives and investments and tour UMass Amherst core research facilities.

June 30, 2017
2:00 pm-7:00 pm

Life Science Laboratories, 3rd Floor lobby