The Office of Family Resources Dinner On Us series offers parents an opportunity to learn more about themselves while acquiring new approaches to raising children who are responsible, respectful and resourceful.

September 22—December 1, 2014, Mondays 5:30 pm-7:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 13, October 20

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Undercurrents Radio broadcast WMUA 91.1 FM.  Tune in and join students and faculty for a round table discussion!

October 21, 2014
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents Rick Lopez speaking on "Botanical Illustration in Europe and the New World" for the Renaissance Wednesday Lecture.

October 22, 2014
4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Peter Suber, the author of Open Access, is the director of the Office for Scholarly Communication at Harvard, director of the Harvard Open Access Project, faculty fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society, and senior researcher at Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC).

October 23, 2014
3:00 pm-4:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Event Hall West

Donna Gabaccia is Professor of History at the University of Toronto, Scarborough. The 2014-2015 Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series brings together scholars, activists and policymakers to help understand the motivations, circumstances and conditions that define migrant and immigrant experiences. 

October 23, 2014
4:30 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Maria Regla Barbón Díaz will be presenting her lecture: “Transforming Afro-Cuban Neighborhoods in Havana: A Movement for Social and Gender Equity in Community Development."

October 27, 2014
7:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall

Can We Design for Social Change? Gail Sullivan came to architecture after more than a decade of work in feminist, environmental and international organizations, which she began as a UMass Amherst undergraduate in the 1970’s.

October 28, 2014
5:30 pm

Gordon Hall, 303

The NorEaST web portal was developed to serve as a coordinated, multi-agency regional framework to map and store continuous stream temperature locations and data for New England, Mid Atlantic, and Great Lakes States.

October 29, 2014
3:30 pm


The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents Matthias Bauer and Angelika Zirker speaking on "Authorship and Co-Creation in the English Renaissance: From George Herbert to Shakespeare" as part of the Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series. 

October 29, 2014
4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
A conversation following the UMass Theater's performance of The Merchant of Venice.

October 29, 2014
10:00 pm

Rand Theater