Weekly Bulletin

XTCA call for entries
The University Museum of Contemporary Art is announcing an open call for local artists to exhibit in the upcoming Cross-Town Contemporary Art project (XTCA). On view from spring through fall of 2018, the exhibition will place works of art by community members alongside those by nationally...
Willy Wilkinson

Transgender writer and public health consultant Willy Wilkinson will speak on “Intersectional Resistance and Resilience: Strategies for Survival” on Tuesday, Oct. 24, at 6 p.m. in Cape Cod Lounge, Student Union.

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Researchers in the kinesiology department are seeking volunteers for a study investigating how footwear influences joint mechanics. Participants should be healthy men, 18-49 years old, who have not suffered an injury in the past year and are free of any orthopedic, cardiovascular or neuromuscular...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Liane Malinowski, Ph.D., English, Monday, Oct. 23, 1 p.m., E501 South College. Dissertation: “Civic Domesticity: Rhetoric, Women and Space at Hull House,...
Homecoming
Scores of activities are planned across campus for Homecoming Weekend, set for Oct. 20-22. Events include the 43rd Multiband Pops Concert, Homecoming parade, the Revolution Run Homecoming 5K race, along with a poetry jam, Spirit on the Concourse and a number of social activities, including the...
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The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is hosting a panel on universal basic income and the implications of technology on the future of job markets on Monday, Oct. 16 at 4 p.m. in the Commonwealth Honors College Events Hall. Panelists are: Connie Razza: Director of strategic...
Design Building
The School of Earth and Sustainability and the Western Massachusetts Economic Development Council will host “Innovations and Opportunities in Green Technologies,” a program of business and employment opportunities, on Tuesday, Oct. 17 from 8:30 a.m.-noon in the Design Building. State...
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The department of psychological and brain sciences is seeking participants for a functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study. Participants must be right-handed adults 20-29 years old or right-handed children and adolescents 10-17 years old. Participants can have no neurological or...
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Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Sunday, Oct. 15, the day of interment, in honor of 2nd Lt. Richard M. Horwitz, Army/Airforce 716th Bomber Squadron, 449th Bombardment Group....
Christopher Tinson
Christopher Tinson, associate professor of Africana studies and history at Hampshire College, will deliver the keynote lecture “Between the World and Us: Du Bois, Critical Education, and Imagination in Fragile Times” on Friday, Oct. 13 at 3:45 p.m. in the Commonwealth Honors College...

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