In a tradition of hosting challenging exhibitions organized by student curators, the UMCA presents an exhibition of African art drawn from the collection of Charles Derby, a UMass alumnus who has been collecting since the 1970s alongside an exhibition of painted flags of Africa by the renowned African American artist Fred Wilson.
September 27—December 10, 2017, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm September 27—December 10, 2017, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm This event does NOT occur on: November 11, November 18—November 26
The African Francophone Film Festival serves as a vehicle to engender confidence in individuals interested in experiencing cinema of the French speaking African continent and the French speaking African Diaspora.
November 14, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm November 21, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm November 28, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm December 5, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm December 12, 2017 5:30 pm-9:00 pm
Malcolm X Cultural Center, and Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center
Steven Hollon of Vanderbilt University will present his research findings that raise concerns that cognitive therapy provided in combination with medication does little to prevent recurrence of depression.
Open to campus and Amherst Family Center (AFC) families with young children, Dinner On Us (DOU) is a parent education workshop series offered most Monday evenings during the academic year. This week's topic is "Raising A Bi-lingual Child and Benefits of Dual Language Learning For Children."
Cristina Scheibe Wolff will discuss the use of gender and emotions in the rhetoric of resistance movements to dictatorships in countries of the Southern Cone (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay).
The Economics Undergraduate Research Assistantships (EURA) program engages students in cutting-edge economics beyond the classroom. Each semester, undergraduate researchers majoring in economics work with faculty members to gain valuable research assistant experience on research projects. At this poster session, students will present the research projects they’ve been working on to the wider community.
Almost all of us have stories we wish others can hear. Shana gives you the opportunity to not only share your own story, but to also collectively perform and showcase other stories as well. Join Shaha for an educational, entertaining and thought-provoking performance.
Nikkomo is an annual Narragansett celebration started by the Nipmuc and is celebrated by some southern New England tribes. The gathering involves gift giving signifying the days in which those who had the most gave to those who had the least. In doing so, the entire community was cared for equally.
Head out after work to eat, drink and share holiday cheer with the New York City Metro Alumni Network. Wear your most festive holiday attire and join fellow alumni to unwind and socialize at Professor Thom's.