Weekly Bulletin

The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Hui Xu, Ph.D., Public Health. Monday, April 3, 10:15 a.m., 145 Integrated Science Building. Dissertation: “Statistical Methods for High Dimensional Data...
Harry Edwards
Harry Edwards, longtime scholar, activist and consultant, will speak on “The Ideological Framing of Black Athlete Activism” on Thursday, March 23 at 6:30 p.m. in Mahar Auditorium. The talk is free to the public. Handicap access is available. Edwards has been a leader for racial and...
All-University Orchestra
The UMass Amherst All-University Orchestra will present a free concert of music by Rossini, Watkins and Mozart on Wednesday, March 29 at 6:30 p.m. in Grace Episcopal Church, 14 Boltwood Ave., Amherst. The program will be conducted by Ng Tian Hui and will feature Rossini’s Overture to the...
Projeto Arcomusical
Projeto Arcomusical, led by percussionist Gregory Beyer, will perform a free concert on Friday, March 31 at 7:30 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall. Projeto Arcomusical will present a program of powerful and original chamber music featuring the berimbau, one member of the “bow” family of...
Linda Tropp
Linda Tropp, professor of social psychology in the department of psychological and brain sciences, will deliver the talk “Are We Stronger Together? How Contact Between Groups Transforms Attitudes and Social Relations,” on Monday, April 3 from 12:15-1:15 p.m. in 620 Thompson. The...
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The School of Public Health and Health Sciences, Western Massachusetts Health Equity Network and several other organizations will host a forum, “Critical Resources for Health: The State of Hospital Community Benefit in Massachusetts” at the UMass Center at Springfield on Wednesday,...
Stellan Vinthagen
Scholar-activist Stellan Vinthagen, Inaugural Endowed Chair in the Study of Nonviolent Direct Action and Civil Resistance and director of the Resistance Studies Initiative, will speak on long-term strategy and movement-building for dealing with the Trump administration on Friday, March 31 from 12:...
UMass Police
A team of assessors from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission is scheduled to arrive on Monday, April 3 to begin examining various aspects of the University of Massachusetts Police Department’s policies and procedures, operations and facilities. Verification by the assessment...
Robert S. Feldman
The campus community is invited to join Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy to honor retiring Deputy Chancellor Robert S. Feldman on April 7 from 3-5 p.m. in the lobby of the Fine Arts Center. Feldman, who is also serving as interim dean of the College of Education, announced in February that he will...
CICS
Brian Levine, professor in the College of Information and Computer Sciences, will lead an information session on the new graduate certificate program in information security management on Friday, March 24 from 11-11:30 a.m. in 151 Computer Science Building. This five-course certificate program...

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