The Annual Community Breakfast will be held Tuesday, Aug. 29 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the Student Union Ballroom. The event is open to the public.
Jointly sponsored by UMass Amherst and the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce, the breakfast traditionally marks the beginning of the academic year and offers a chance for representatives of the local academic and business communities to meet and discuss common goals and issues.
Speakers at the breakfast will include UMass Amherst Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy and Georgia Moore, president of the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce.
Tickets are $8 in advance at www.hotelumass.com/registration or $10 at the door. Free parking is available in the Campus Center Garage.
For more information, or to discuss any special needs, contact the Office of External Relations and University Events at 413/577-1101 or firstname.lastname@example.org