New York artist and designer Allan Wexler will lead a workshop for 20 students to design and build a prototype garden tool storage shed on Friday, Sept. 30, beginning at 8 a.m. in front of the Fine Arts Center’s main theater lobby.
Poet Martin Espada, writer Luke Salisbury and whiffleball slugger Richard Glaven of the Microbiology Department will agonize about the end of the baseball season on “MR2,” the radio version of Massachusetts Review, on Thursday, Sept. 29, 5:30-6:30 p.m. on WMUA, 91.1 FM.
Diane Wilson, author of "An Unreasonable Woman: A True Story of Shrimpers, Politicos, Polluters, and the Fight for Seadrift, Texas," will speak on Friday, Sept. 30 at 1:30 p.m. in the 3rd floor conference room of Gordon Hall.
The decision by University Health Services to stop providing services to Medicare patients will be the topic of a meeting with state Rep. Ellen Story (D-Amherst) on Friday, Sept. 30 at 2 p.m. in the south meeting room at the Bangs Community Center.
UMass Amherst Afro-American studies professors John H. Bracey Jr. and James Smethurst and poet Sonia Sanchez are scheduled to appear on the Tavis Smiley show on PBS on Thursday, May 28 to discuss their book, “SOS – Calling All Black People: A Black Arts Movement Reader.”
Julie Caswell, resource economics, is internationally known for her research on the economics of food safety and nutrition. Her many appointments to national food safety and nutrition boards richly attest to the...