Conference/Seminar
Practical informational sessions on accommodating students and staff on campus.

March 29, 2017
9:30 am-3:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Toni Lyn Morelli of the USGS and the NE CSC will speak about "Using decision tools to assess vulnerability and inform management of the wildlife in the Northeast".

March 29, 2017
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

Stellan Vinthagen, Professor of Sociology, scholar-activist, the Inaugural Endowed Chair in the Study of Nonviolent Direct Action and Civil Resistance at UMass Amherst and Director of the Resistance Studies Initiative, reflects upon a movement that can make a difference during the next 4-8 years of Trumpism.

March 31, 2017
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall 160 East

The Scandinavian Studies program will hold an interdisciplinary two-day symposium with guest scholars from the U.S. and Scandinavia, who will address the topic “Managing Multicultural Scandinavia.”  

March 31—April 1, 2017 2:00 pm-6:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, 400

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences (SPHHS) presents its 20th Annual Research Day.

April 4, 2017
2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

Susan Clayton, Whimore-Williams professor of psychology at the College of Wooster in Ohio, presents “Psychology and Global Climate Change: From Denial and Depression to Adaptation and Resilience.”

April 7, 2017
1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

Horticultural topics covered will be the basics of planting fruit trees, including site selection, choice of variety and rootstock, planting best practices, tree training and pruning, fertilization and ongoing fruit tree care.

April 8, 2017
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Dowse Orchards
Learn the basics of pest and disease identification and Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in the home orchard.

April 8, 2017
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Dowse Orchards
John Drury, Reader in Social Psychology at the University of Sussex, presents (Dis)empowering Prejudice Through Collective Action: An Elaborated Social Identity Model.

April 12, 2017
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

Keith Nislow of UMass Amherst and NE CSC will speak about "Drought in the Northeast and Implications for Ecosystems." 

April 12, 2017
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

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