Month of January 2018
Bring your lunch and laptop to University Communications and we can discuss specifics around issues or questions you have about your particular needs in Drupal.

October 20, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
November 10, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
December 8, 2017 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
January 12, 2018 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
February 9, 2018 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
March 9, 2018 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Slobody Building 3rd Floor Suite C1 large conference room (301)
The UMass Amherst Drupal Users Group meets the first Thursday of the month at 2 p.m.

January 4, 2018 2:00 pm
February 1, 2018 2:00 pm
March 1, 2018 2:00 pm

Integrated Sciences Building, 145, behind the first floor elevators

The exhibit showcases items curated from Steindl-Rast’s recent donation of correspondence, photographs, writings, audio/visual recordings, art, and publications. 

October 1—January 31, 2018
This event does NOT occur on:
November 23, December 23—December 25, December 28—January 1, January 6—January 7, January 14

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois

Come see a financial aid counselor to address your FAFSA concerns.

October 5—December 7, 2017, Thursdays 2:15 pm-4:15 pm
January 25—April 26, 2018, Thursdays 2:15 pm-4:15 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
November 23, March 15

Wilder Hall, 005

Can't make it to the regularly scheduled FAFSA help hours? Come see a financial aid counselor to address your FAFSA concerns during our extended hours. Non-traditional students and families can come in for advising and FAFSA Help.

October 5, 2017 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
November 2, 2017 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
December 7, 2017 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
January 25, 2018 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
February 1, 2018 4:30 pm-7:30 pm
March 1, 2018 4:30 pm-7:30 pm

Wilder Hall, 005

No classes during the Winter Term holiday break.

December 31—January 1, 2018

The UMass Minuteman Marching Band is marching in the 129th Rose Parade in Pasadena, California.

January 1, 2018

Pasadena, California, on TV and live streaming
New Year's Day is observed as a state and federal holiday.

January 1, 2018

WATCH LIVE. UMass Amherst's Minuteman Marching Band performing in the Tournament of Roses Rose Parade in Pasadena, California.

January 1, 2018
11:00 am

Classes resume for Winter Term.

January 2, 2018

Women's Basketball vs. Fordham

January 3, 2018
5:00 pm

Mullins Center

Men's Basketball vs. George Mason

January 3, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

UMass hockey fans, put on your maroon and white and join fans to cheer for the Minutemen as they take on the UMass Lowell Riverhawks at the Tsongas Center.

January 6, 2018
5:00 pm-9:30 pm

Lowell Beer Works
Last day to drop Winter Term classes with a grade of "W" for undergraduates and "DR" for graduate students.

January 8, 2018

A webinar for people who want to live and work on their own terms but don’t know where to begin.

January 10, 2018
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Online

Men's Basketball vs. La Salle

January 10, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Connect with alumni working for companies including Pfizer, Viamark, Emerson College, JP Morgan, Harpoon, Bright Horizons, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and TJX Companies.

January 11, 2018
6:00 pm-9:00 pm

The University of Massachusetts Club
Women's Basketball vs. Saint Joseph's

January 13, 2018
2:00 pm

Mullins Center

Men's Basketball vs. Saint Joseph's

January 14, 2018
5:00 pm

Mullins Center

Martin Luther King, Jr.  Day is observed as a state holidays.

January 15, 2018

Want to learn how to save for future expenses?

January 17, 2018
6:30 pm-7:30 pm

Online

"Beauty and the Beast performance." Tickets may be picked up the evening of the show at Bowker Auditorium.

January 18, 2018
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

International Student Day with UMass Hockey vs Northeastern.

January 19, 2018
5:30 pm

Mullins Center

Hockey vs. Northeastern

January 19, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Join alumni and friends at O’Connell’s Sports Pub & Grille to cheer on the UMass men’s basketball as they compete against the Saint Louis Billikens.

January 20, 2018
11:00 am

O'Connell's Sports Pub & Grille
Join fellow alumni before the men's basketball team takes on A-10 rival, Saint Louis, to learn what the Band Alumni Network is all about, our accomplishments in 2017 and how to get involved with the network. Pizza will be served.

January 20, 2018
11:00 am-4:00 pm

George N. Parks Band Building
Join the Pioneer Valley Alumni Network to cheer on your Minutemen as they take on the St. Louis Billikens.

January 20, 2018
12:00 pm

The Hangar
Men's Basketball vs. Saint Louis

January 20, 2018
2:00 pm

Mullins Center

Women's Basketball vs. VCU

January 21, 2018
2:00 pm

Mullins Center

On Jan 22-26, the Department of Music and Dance invites all Five College students to audition for a wide range of vocal and instrumental ensembles.

January 22—January 26, 2018

Fine Arts Center Music Wing
Spring semester classes begin.

January 22, 2018

If you audition:Two contrasting monologues preferred.Students without monologues prepared are encouraged to audition.

January 23—January 24, 2018 6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Rand Theater

Succulents, ivy, ferns and bulbs will be on sale.

January 24, 2018
10:00 am-1:00 pm

Campus Center, Concourse

Join us for a virtual chat on getting your first mortgage.

January 24, 2018
6:30 pm-7:30 pm

Online

The Department of Music and Dance presents the US Coast Guard Chamber Players, under the direction of Richard Wyman.

January 24, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

International Coffee Hour.

January 25, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
February 6, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
February 21, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
March 9, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
March 22, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
April 2, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
April 18, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
May 1, 2018 4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Blue Wall

Claudia West, the principle of Phyto Studio, LLC., speaks on "Wild and Neat: Bridging the Gap between Great Planting Design and Ecology."

January 25, 2018
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Design Building, Atrium

The Department of Music and Dance presents a concert featuring new compositions and arrangements by Jazz program faculty members.

January 25, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Hockey vs. Maine

January 26, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Undergraduate students may receive either the first or second dose of the two-dose Meningitis B vaccine at these walk-in clinics.

January 27, 2018
January 30, 2018
February 1, 2018
February 7—February 8, 2018

Local preschools will be tabling and sharing resources from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

January 27, 2018
9:30 am-12:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Sketch 22, UMass's premier sketch comedy troupe, is holding auditions.

January 27, 2018 5:00 pm-7:00 pm
January 28, 2018 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Herter Hall

"Carrie: The Musical" is an honors thesis production directed by Erin Hamilton.

January 27, 2018 2:00 pm
January 27, 2018 7:00 pm

Old Chapel

Hockey vs. Maine

January 27, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

The Department of Music and Dance presents Of Friends and Strings, featuring Adriana Contino, cello, and faculty emerita Estela Olevsky, piano.

January 28, 2018
4:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Interested in learning more about sustainability? Don't know where to start?  Come meet student leaders and members who belong to sustainable groups and registered organizations and ask them questions about the work they do on campus.

January 30, 2018
10:00 am-3:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Book party to celebrate the publication of Toussaint Losier and Dan Berger's Rethinking the American Prison Movement.

January 30, 2018
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Main Lobby, New Africa House
Men's Basketball vs. Rhode Island

January 30, 2018
6:30 pm

Mullins Center

The Department of Music and Dance presents a concert featuring violin faculty Elizabeth Chang and Steven Beck, piano.

January 30, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Women's Basketball vs. Richmond

January 31, 2018
11:30 am

Mullins Center

Reflective writing, art-making, and sharing.

January 31—March 7, 2018, Wednesdays 2:30 pm-4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, 406A

Campus officials will present a public update on the campus master plan, including a review of planning and construction since 2013.

January 31, 2018
5:00 pm

Campus Center, 174-76