The UMass Amherst Libraries host a series of interactive climate change events in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library. 

September 12—October 31, 2016, Mondays 3:00 pm-3:45 pm
September 21, 2016 12:30 pm-2:00 pm
September 29, 2016 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
October 20, 2016 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
November 4, 2016 12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 1638 & 2601

Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) history professor Rhonda Y.

October 27, 2016
12:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS), the Association of Latin American and Caribbean Students (ALACS), and Graduate Colombian Students at UMASS invite the campus community to a debate with scholars and activists about the current political situation in South America.

October 27, 2016
1:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium, Rm. 168

A celebration of the University of Massachusetts Press publication of Stephen Clingman's Birthmark,  a memoir of divided vision set in a divided South Africa. 

October 27, 2016
7:00 pm

Amherst Books
Over 70 children in the Senya fishing community in the central region of Ghana are trafficked, both domestic and international, to serve their masters in the fishing industry every year.

October 28, 2016
1:30 pm-3:00 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

As a geologist and geomorphologist, David Montegomery, a MacArthur Fellow, will explore the journey of he and his wife Anne Bikle, an ecologist, in the relationship between soil microbes and health.

October 28, 2016
3:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, S-211

Professor Becky Wai-Ling Packard will talk about her new book “Successful STEM Mentoring for Underrepresented Students: A Research-Based Guide.”

November 1, 2016
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

February 2017 marks the 75th anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066, which authorized the forced removal and incarceration of 120,000 Americans of Japanese descent.

November 1, 2016
5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Andrew Laird of Brown University will give the annual Classical Legacy Lecture at the Renaissance Center. 

November 2, 2016
4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

The Psychology of Peace and Violence Program presents The Interdisciplinary Seminar on Conflict and Violence, designed to promote interdisciplinary exchanges among faculty and students interested in the topics of conflict, violence, and peace, from a wide range of departments across campus. 

November 3, 2016
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160 East