Weekly Bulletin

James Hankins of Harvard University will present the Renaissance Center’s Classical Legacy Lecture on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 4 p.m. in the Reading Room. He will speak on “The Virtue Politics of the Italian Humanists.” Refreshments are co-sponsored by the Amherst Woman’s Club...
The final Five College Renaissance Seminar of the semester will be presented by Russ Leo of Princeton University, who will discuss “Lodovico Castelvetro’s Heterodox Poetics: A Protestant Aristotle” on Thursday, Nov. 13 at 4:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Center, 650 East Pleasant St...
The curator at the Renaissance Center, David Katz, will present a “Rare Book Show and Tell of selected pieces from the center’s collection on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 4 p.m. in the Reading Room. Refreshments are co-sponsored by the Amherst Woman’s Club. For more information, go to...
Members of Project Unbreakable, a creative advocacy organization that uses photographs to give voice to survivors of sexual assault, will speak Monday, Nov. 3 from 6-8 p.m. in the Commonwealth Honors College Events Hall. Photographer Grace Brown founded Project Unbreakable, and the executive...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Jing Guo, Ph.D., Chemistry. Monday, Nov. 10, 2 p.m., 329 Integrated Sciences Building. Dissertation: “Stimuli-Responsive Supramolecular Assembly, Disassembly...
The Chancellor’s Diversity Advisory Committee (CDAC) is scheduled to meet Friday, Nov. 7, from 1-2:30 p.m. in 160E Commonwealth Honors College Building. Campus constituents are invited to share information that the Diversity Planning Steering Committee can use towards the creation of the...

Sociology professors Dan Clawson and Naomi Gerstel will read from their new book, “Unequal Time: Gender, Class, and Family in Employment Schedules,” on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 4 p.m. in 160 Commonwealth Honors College.

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Sergei Fedorjaczenko’s “Pipe Dreams” will be on display Nov. 9 to Dec. 2 in the Hampden Gallery Lobby. An opening reception is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 9 from 2-4 p.m.

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“Animalia: The Endangered,” oil portraits of endangered species by Dawn Howkinson Siebel, will be on exhibit from Nov. 9 to Dec. 2 at the Hampden Gallery Incubator Project Space. An opening reception is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 9 from 2-4 p.m. Hampden Gallery is open Tuesday through...
The Renaissance Center is hosting its annual family games night on Friday, Nov. 14 from 7-9 p.m. The event features Renaissance-era board games, door prizes and refreshments and is co-sponsored by the Renaissance Center’s Reading Group. The center is located at 650 East Pleasant St. For...

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