Week of  February 11—17, 2018
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
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November 23, March 15

Wilder Hall, 005

Exhibition extended through April 29.

January 23—April 29, 2018, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
January 27—April 29, 2018, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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March 10—March 18

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Come watch some of today's latest films not yet released on DVD for free while enjoying complimentary popcorn and refreshments.

January 26—April 29, 2018, Sun/Fri 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
February 23, 2018 8:00 pm-10:00 pm
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February 16—February 18, March 9—March 18, April 13—April 15

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

The Office of the Equity and Inclusion invites applications for Campus Climate Improvement Grants. We encourage you to take an active role and bring your creativity to the work of improving our campus climate.

January 31—February 13, 2018


 The campus climate ambassadors seek to incorporate the many voices that make up the UMass fabric in a conversation around campus climate. All students, staff, and faculty are eligible to apply or to be nominated.

January 31—February 15, 2018


Reflective writing, art-making, and sharing.

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

Goodell Hall, 406A

Augusta Savage Gallery has recognized the urgent and timely need to consider what Home means to many different people. 

February 5—March 6, 2018, Mon/Tue 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
February 1—March 8, 2018, Wed/Thu/Fri 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

UMass Amherst is competing against 400 other universities and colleges in RecycleMania 2018.  A national competition that runs from February 4-March 31 that helps colleges and universities advance campus recycling and waste reduction efforts.

February 4—March 31, 2018

All Campus

An exhibition of images from the International Programs Office's annual photo contest for students studying abroad.

February 5—May 11, 2018
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March 10—March 11, March 17—March 18

Science and Engineering Library

"Stone Work:  Creativity in Granite, Word, and Image," an exhibition featuring the work of Darrell Petit, Jonathan Swinchatt and Sean Kernan.

February 5—February 21, 2018, weekdays 9:00 am-4:00 pm

John W. Olver Design Building
In this non-credit course, students will learn career navigation skills such as resume and cover letter customization, interviewing techniques and how to connect professionally to promote career success.

February 5—February 26, 2018, Mondays 6:15 pm-8:15 pm
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February 19

South College, E470

In 2007, the Marriott Center for Hospitality Management opened for its first active semester.

February 6—April 26, 2018, Tue/Wed/Thu
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February 27—March 1, April 17

Campus Center - Marriott Center, 1101

Join the Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center in Chadbourne Hall B-3 every Tuesday for a Beading Workshop.

February 6—April 24, 2018, Tuesdays 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
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March 13

Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center

What better way to face the absurdity of our own reality than to plunge ourselves into a waking dream? In this site-specific, immersive version of  Dream Play, audience members mingle with actors as they weave together a performance encompassing music, dance and text.

February 8, 2018 7:30 pm
February 9—February 10, 2018 7:30 pm
February 14—February 17, 2018 7:30 pm
February 17, 2018 2:00 pm

Curtain Theater

Submit your best photos of UMass Amherst in winter to Instagram with the hashtag #UMassWinter18. Three winners and up to five honorable mention photos will be selected. The three winners will each receive Amazon gift cards.

February 8—February 18, 2018

All Campus

"Carbon" is an exhibition of work by the 2017 recipients of the Collaborative Aggregates Art Scholarship.

February 9—February 22, 2018, weekdays 11:00 am-4:00 pm
February 11—February 18, 2018, Sundays 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Herter Art Gallery

Over the course of two days, join 60 aspiring entrepreneurs, engineers, coders and graphic designers all with the goal of creating a team and launching your own startup right here at UMass.

February 10—February 11, 2018 10:00 am-6:00 pm

Bartlett Hall, 301

Since their first performance in 1977, Helias (bass),  Hemingway (drums) and Anderson (trombone) have had a profound impact on creative music. 

February 11, 2018
8:00 pm

Old Chapel

Submit your creative work to the HFA Student Showcase, all creators of any major is invited to get involved. All work will be considered for the chance to win a $50 gift card.

February 12—April 9, 2018


Come talk to Derek about classes, student-issues/concerns, Student Government Association, local/national news, sports or just about anything else in between. 

February 12—April 30, 2018, Mondays 12:15 pm-1:30 pm
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March 12, April 16

Wilder Hall, 005

Experience the vast educational, cultural and environmental diversity of the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands for a semester or year.

February 14—May 2, 2018, Wednesdays 4:45 pm-5:45 pm
February 15—May 4, 2018, Thu/Fri 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
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March 14—March 16

Goodell Hall, 511

Following on the mission of the CMASS’ cultural centers of “advancing cultural expression and pride” this program seeks to encourage participants to identify respectful ways to appreciate culture by examining history and participating in the traditional way of making a spiritual symbol, preparing food, styling hair or learning about the history of a holiday.

February 12, 2018 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
March 6, 2018 7:00 pm
March 21, 2018 7:00 pm-8:30 pm
April 4, 2018 7:00 pm

Discover internships with community arts organizations, museums, performing arts organizations, galleries, music organizations, creative businesses, & independent artists.

February 13, 2018
11:30 am-3:30 pm

Fine Arts Center, Atrium

Peter Friedmann, chief research Officer and endowed chair for clinical research, Baystate Health, speaks on “Health Reform and Addiction Treatment: Lessons from a National Study” as part of the College of Nursing spring seminar series.

February 13, 2018
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Skinner Hall, 101

A film screening of "Flirting with Danger: Power and Choice in Heterosexual Relationships" and panel discussion on consent, coercion, pleasure and sexuality.

February 13, 2018
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N151

The Resume Workshop and LinkedIn Photos event is an excellent opportunity for students to get professionally ready for internship and job searches ahead.

February 13, 2018
5:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, Comm Hub (3rd Floor)

Brainstorming the next big idea? Looking to grow your staff? Have an applicable skill?

February 13, 2018
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Old Chapel

The Department of Music and Dance presents Tribute to Robert Stern, retired faculty composer, featuring Salvatore Macchia, contrabass and viola da gamba.

February 13, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The Department of Music and Dance presents a masterclass by members of the world-renowned Ying Quartet, Phillip Ying, viola and David Ying, cello.

February 14, 2018
10:00 am

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall and FAC Rm. 152
The Student Alumni Association invites you to join the fun and share your love for UMass Amherst while giving thanks to university donors.

February 14, 2018
11:00 am-3:00 pm

Campus Center

It is never early to start thinking about graduate school. Come and talk with our graduate assistant, Ghida EL-Banna, about the graduate school application process and have your questions answered.

February 14—April 25, 2018, Wednesdays 12:15 pm-2:15 pm
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March 14

Wilder Hall, 102

"The Accidental Anarchist" is a (2017) documentary about the radical-feminist-anarchist democracy formed in Rojava, Syria that is currently under military assault by the Turkish government.

February 14, 2018
6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Forbes Library | Community Room
"Birthright: A War Story" is a feature-length documentary that examines how women are being jailed, physically violated and even put at risk of dying as a radical movement tightens its grip across America.

February 14, 2018
7:00 pm

Old Chapel, 2nd Floor

Men's Basketball vs. George Washington

February 14, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

The Department of Music and Dance presents the Graduate Jazz Composers' Concert, showcasing new works by graduate jazz composers and featuring performances by jazz combos and Chapel Jazz Ensemble, Tom Giampietro, director.

February 14, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Participate in Connections in Color to find your UMass voice.

February 15—May 3, 2018, Thursdays 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
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March 15

Wilder Hall

Painter, public muralist, educator and community advocate Pasqualina Azzarello speaks on "Generative Space: Agency, Receptivity, and Impact."

February 15, 2018
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Olver Design Building, 170

Hockey vs. Boston College

February 15, 2018
7:00 pm

Mullins Center

Sign up to join a free support groups offered in a safe and confidential environment.

February 16—March 1, 2018

The Department of Music and Dance presents the Opera Workshop's performance of "Hansel and Gretel."

February 16—February 17, 2018 7:30 pm
February 18, 2018 3:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Joyce Hwang, AIA, NCARB, is the director of Ants of the Prairie, an office of architectural practice and research that focuses on confronting contemporary ecological conditions through creative means.

February 16, 2018
5:30 pm

Olver Design Building, 170

Find out about how you can learn and intern in Ghana, West Africa next summer (June/July).

February 16, 2018
6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2220

Chinese Scholar and Student Association Spring Festival Gala is an annual event celebrating traditional Chinese New Year.

February 16, 2018
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

Join the Pakistani Students Organization (PSO) & the South Asian Student Association (SASA) in a welcome-back formal with different cultural performances and dances. 

February 16, 2018
7:00 pm-11:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Apply to the Sustainability Innovation & Engagement Fund (SIEF).

February 16, 2018
11:59 pm

All Campus

Women's Basketball vs. Davidson

February 17, 2018
2:00 pm

Mullins Center

The UMass Minutemen are coming to North Carolina to take on the Davidson College Wildcats.

February 17, 2018
5:30 pm

Flatiron Kitchen + Taphouse
Two of the oldest a cappella groups at UMass, The Doo Wop Shop and The Vocal Suspects, come together to spread love and joy to everyone they possibly can!  With sets packed with romantic tunes - both classic and contemporary - this concert is sure to get anyone, single or taken, really feeling the love.

February 17, 2018
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Mahar Auditorium

Mission: IMPROVable is UMass's premier short form improv troupe.

February 17, 2018
8:00 pm-9:00 pm

Herter Hall, 231