Lecture/Talk
In the wake of multiple recent shootings of unarmed ethnic minority teens, substantial media attention has been directed toward discussions of how parents of color should prepare children for the realities of racism and discrimination.

October 30, 2014
1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Campus Center, 174

David R. Gaboury will give the 15th annual Tang Lecture. 

October 30, 2014
4:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room, 10th Floor

A conversation with Ellen Kaplan (Smith Theatre) and Priscilla Page (UMass Theater) following the 7:30pm performance.

October 30, 2014
10:00 pm

Rand Theater

A conversation with Jane Degenhardt (UMass English) and Paul Adolphsen (UMass Theater)  following the 2:00pm performance of The Merchant of Venice.

November 1, 2014
4:30 pm

Rand Theater

Bruce Desmarais will present findings on the domains of policymaking that are supported by dense networks of science. He will characterize the supporters of science that exhibit deep and broad reach in policymaking. 

November 3, 2014
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

It is predicted that climate change, which can result in increased temperature, eutrophication (the occurrence of excessive nutrients in a body of water), and changes to freshwater inputs, will alter food web dynamics and consequently the sustainability of fish populations in the Great Lakes, which provide significant multi-national fishery resources.

November 5, 2014
3:30 pm

Online

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies welcomes Roberto Ludovico to the Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series, who will be speaking on Italian Renaissance Food.

November 5, 2014
4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
The Women of Color Leadership Network (WOCLN) would like to invite you to participate in a panel discussion about the representations of women of color in the media.

November 5, 2014
4:30 pm

Campus Center, 917

Marc Schneider is the Group President of the Heritage Division at PVH.  Based at the company’s New York City headquarters, Marc oversees the Wholesale, Retail & Licensing divisions.

November 7, 2014
1:30 pm-3:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 122

In anticipation of the 50th Anniversary of the National Preservation Act of 1966, the UMass preservation program will begin a series of discussions with leading scholars and practitioners.

November 7, 2014
8:30 pm-11:30 am

Gordon Hall, 303

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