Weekly Bulletin

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The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS) and the Men and Masculinities Center are sponsoring “UMass Phallacies The Big Show,” featuring Carlos Andrés Gómez, on Monday, April 11 at 7 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium. Admission is free. Author of the...
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The International Programs Office (IPO) and the vice chancellor of research and engagement are sponsoring a free workshop for faculty and staff interested in Fulbright Scholar Awards on Thursday, April 14 from 12-1:30 p.m. in the Hadley Room, Campus Center. Catherine Matto from the Council on...
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  The Group Insurance Commission’s (GIC) annual enrollment for health insurance begins April 6 and ends May 4. A Health Fair will be held Thursday, April 21 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. Employees who want to keep their current GIC health plan do not need to...
Noah Feldman
Noah Feldman, author and Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, will speak on “Violence, Politics, and Religion: Can Israel Remain Jewish and Democratic?” when he delivers the Robert and Pamela Jacobs Lecture on April 13 at 4 p.m. in the Bernie Dallas Room, Goodell...
Drummers

The Center for Multicultural Advancement for Student Success (CMASS), Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center and the UMass Amherst Native American community invite all to attend the 35th annual Powwow on Saturday, April 16 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Curry Hicks Cage.

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Need a passport? The International Programs Office in partnership with the US Department of State Boston is sponsoring UMass Passport Day, April 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in 165 Campus Center. Passport applications are accepted by appointment only. For an appointment time email: fsadvisor@ipo...
SPHHS Research Day 2015
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences (SPHHS) has planned a week’s worth of events in honor of the 2016 National Public Health Week, beginning with the school’s 19th Annual Research Day on Tuesday, April 5 from 2-5 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. The events highlight the...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Rachel Letteri, Ph.D., Polymer Science. Monday, April 11, 9 a.m., Room A110/A111 Conte Polymer Science Building. Dissertation: “Functional Hydrophilic...
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UMass Amherst students are using crowdfunding for support in hosting the Student Sustainability Leadership Symposium (SSLS) in the fall. The SSLS, formerly known as the Eco-Rep symposium, is an annual conference that brings together 200 sustainability-minded students from across the Northeast for...
George Lauder

George Lauder, the Henry Bryant Bigelow Professor at Harvard University, will deliver a Sinauer Associates Distinguished Scientist Lecture at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 8 in 222 Morrill II. His talk is titled, “Biological robotics: inspiration from the grand diversity of fishes.”

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