Conference/Seminar
Research SeminarAlicia R. Timmee-Laragy, Ph.D.Assistant Professor of Environmental Health"Introduction to the National Institute on Aging"

October 30, 2014
4:00 pm

Skinner Hall, 101

This is a two-session introduction to the SAS System.

November 3—November 5, 2014, Mon/Wed 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Lederle Graduate Research Center, A210

The UMass Amherst Libraries host the Tenth Annual Social Change Colloquium: "A Long and Winding Road: The Legacy of the Back-to-the-Land Communes of the 1960s", with a reception to follow. Free of charge and open to the public.

November 3, 2014
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Learning Commons, Lower Level

Building Diversity in STEM: A Forum Highlighting Innovative Models in the Pioneer Valley for Increasing Representation in STEM Fields and Careers

November 3, 2014
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Holyoke Community College, Kittredge Center
“Lessons Learned: STEM Starter Academy at Springfield Technical Community College” This talk will center around the lessons learned from launching an intensive summer program geared around STEM education.

November 4, 2014
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

A group of fifty Japanese college students will make a total of eight presentations about Japan. The topics range from cuisine to technology and public safety. The presentations will be followed by responses from UMass and Amherst College professors and open discussions, and should be a great introduction to Japanese culture and society.

November 11, 2014
2:00 pm

Isenberg School of Management, 106 & 108

The final Five College Renaissance Seminar of the semester will feature Russ Leo of Princeton University, and Visiting Fellow at the Renaissance Center, speaking on "Lodovico Castelvetro's Heterodox Poetics: A Protestant Aristotle."

November 13, 2014
4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
NEW CONFERENCE ANNOUNCED! Saturday, November 15th from 12pm-5pm please join us at The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies for our next conference: "Muslims, Christians and Governance in the Medieval and Early Modern Mediterranean." Free and open to the public.

November 15, 2014
12:00 pm-5:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
The 4th Annual Life Sciences Graduate Research Symposium showcases the diversity of graduate research in the life sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

November 21, 2014
9:30 am-6:30 pm

Campus Center, 163c

Joining Dr. Ann Masten in her keynote address, "Ordinary Magic on the Developmental Road to Resilience," will be three adult adoptees who are now in significant professional positions serving the adoption community. CONFERENCE WILL ALSO INCLUDE:Panel Discussions, Topical Concurrent Sessions, and Posters Displaying Research & Programs

April 17, 2015
8:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center