Michael Knodler's talk “The Intersection of Transportation and Public Policy” will draw from his experience in Civil and Environmental Engineering. 

October 3, 2016
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

This primer will prepare international students to participate in upcoming on-campus workshops where specific issues will be debated.

October 3, 2016
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room

Jai Sen speaks on "Explorations into the Dynamics of Resistance and Dwelling Rights."

October 3, 2016
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

Barbara Abdeni Masaad, best-selling cookbook author, photographer and food writer, talks about her efforts to alleviate the daily human suffering in the refugee campus near Beirut.

October 3, 2016
7:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Brokk Toggerson, UMass Amherst Physics Department, will present his talk reflecting on the effort to transition Physics 131 - Algebra-Based Introductory Physics I to a fully flipped model in the TBL space with integrated lab.

October 4, 2016
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

Rob DeConto of UMass Amherst will speak about “The future fate of the Greenland and Antarctic Ice Sheets and implications for New England.” DeConto's talk is part of “Engaging Stakeholders in Climate Adaptation,” a webinar series presented by The Northeast Climate Science Center. 

October 5, 2016
3:30 pm-4:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

Michael Greenberg will give the Fall Sinauer Associates Distinguished Scientist Lecture on "Signaling networks that control synapse development and cognitive function.”

October 5, 2016
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, 151

David Gruender of the Boston Symphony Orchestra will be presenting a Renaissance Wednesday Lecture titled “Monteverdi and the Birth of Opera.”

October 5, 2016
4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
The History Department's Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series presents a lecture by longtime civil rights attorney Flint Taylor.

October 5, 2016
4:30 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Rebecca Spencer, associate professor Psychological and Brain Sciences and director of the graduate program in neuroscience, explains what sleep does for you, what happens when you don’t get enough and how to overcome sleep challenges.

October 5, 2016
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Campus Center, 804-805