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W.E.B. Du Bois was one of a handful of scholars of the 20th century with a sustained global impact on sociological, literary, and political knowledge

April 17, 2014
4:00 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Molly Murray, Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University, presents a talk "From the Closed Cell to the Infinite Universe: Prison Projects and the Ralegh Circle."

April 17, 2014
4:30 pm

Renaissance Center

Anne Pasternak believes strongly that art matters in our world, and that artists should be weighing in on the key issues of our time. 

April 17, 2014
4:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160E

This presentation will outline a complementary stream of research on online deception that focuses on the messages rather than the websites. 

April 18, 2014
10:30 am-12:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 128

In this lecture, Dr. Mandel will draw from the literature on welfare state policies, gender, and class in order to stress the importance of class distinction for understanding how welfare state policies affect the life chances of women. 

April 22, 2014
12:30 pm

Campus Center, 904

Dr. Margaret Ezell, Texas A&M, presents the Renaissance Center's Annual Collins Lecture, "The Presence of the Past: Finding Mary More."

April 22, 2014
4:00 pm

Renaissance Center

The Department of Nutrition presents the 26th Annual Virginia A. Beal Lecture and Dinner. This year’s program is titled “From Neighborhood to Nation: Changing Policies to Improve Nutrition and Food Security.”

April 22, 2014
4:30 pm-8:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Join Rabbi David Saperstein as he discusses how social justice, religion and politics can work together.

April 22, 2014
6:30 pm-7:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall, 160

Join the UMass Amherst Community as we celebrate the 44th Earth Day.  This year's Earth Day theme at UMass Amherst is "Climate Change: Building a Diverse Movement for Environmental Justice and Sustainability.”  

April 22, 2014
7:00 pm-9:30 pm

Mahar Auditorium

Carla Makhlouf Obermeyer is a Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences, and Director of the Center for Research on Population and Health at the American University of Beirut (AUB).

April 23, 2014
2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Machmer Hall, E33

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