Curator David Katz will display and discuss rare books recently added to the Renaissance Center collection in a Renaissance Wednesday Lecture on April 23 at 4 p.m.
The event is free and open to the public.
For information, call 577-3600.
The University Orchestra will perform in concert on Wednesday, April 23 at 8 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall. Tian Hui Ng will be the guest conductor and soprano Amanda Hall will be the guest soloist.
Film and theater director, poet and painter Lech Majewski will be present for the showing of his 2010 film “The Mill and the Cross” at the Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival on Wednesday, April 23 at 7:30 in 137 Isenberg School of Management. On Thursday, April 24, Majewski will speak on "The Hidden Language of Symbols in Art" at 4 p.m. in 117 Isenberg School of Management.
John Carey, professor of school counseling in the College of Education’s department of student development at UMass Amherst, is working with the counseling faculty at Korea University in Seoul under a 2014 Fulbright Specialist grant.
George J. Kermensky, Sr., 93, of Hadley, a retired project estimator at Physical Plant, died April 5 at the Holyoke Soldiers Home.
Born in Hadley, he was a lifelong resident of the town. He also worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps.
He enlisted in the United States Coast Guard in 1942 and...
Stephen Clingman, professor of English and director of the Interdisciplinary Studies Institute, presented the Five College Jackie Pritzen Lecture on April 3 at Commonwealth Honors College. He spoke on “Rights, Routes, and Refugees: The Fiction of Caryl Phillips.”
This annual lecture...
AMHERST, Mass. – Active Minds, a student organization at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, is conducting its second annual “Walk Off Stigma” on Sunday, April 13 at 1 p.m. to promote open discussion of mental health issues and reduce stereotypes about mental illness....
Mike Alvarez, a Ph.D. candidate in the department of communication at UMass Amherst, is one of 30 graduate students nationwide – and the only communication candidate – to be awarded the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans. He is studying the phenomenon of cybersuicide and the social stigma of mental illness.
The campus recently joined as an institutional partner the Association for Women in Science (AWIS), the largest multi-disciplinary organization for women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) dedicated to achieving equity and full participation of women in all disciplines and...
Gov. Deval L. Patrick has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Tuesday, April 8 in honor of Officer Gregg Maloney of the Plymouth Police Department, who died in the line of duty on April 1.