Weekly Bulletin

“If I Knew This,” an exhibit of paintings by saxophonist and poet Oliver Lake, is on view through May 13 at the Augusta Savage Gallery in New Africa House. An opening reception is being held Tuesday, April 22 from 5-7 p.m. Gallery hours are Monday and Tuesday, 1-7 p.m., and Wednesday...
Members of the campus’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, intersex and asexual (LGBTQIA) community and allies will be recognized at the 16th annual Rainbow Graduation and LGBTQIA & Allies Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 1 from 7-8 p.m., in the Amherst Room on the 10th floor of the...
Volunteers are needed to serve as commencement ambassadors during ceremonies on Friday, May 9 at McGuirk Alumni Stadium. Responsibilities include welcoming families and guests as they enter the stadium, distributing programs, organizing graduates and walking them onto the field, transporting...
Celebrate Founders Day on Tuesday, April 29 with a free cookout from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Goodell lawn. Dining Services is preparing a locally grown “green” meal that uses as many local and sustainable products as possible. While the cookout is free to the campus community, those...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Sirinya Chantarak, Ph.D., Polymer Science and Engineering. Monday, April 28, 9 a.m., A110/A111 Conte Polymer Science Building. Dissertation: “On the Assembly...
Exhibits by Sally, Holly and Mary Curcio are on view through April 27 at the Hampden Gallery in Southwest. “Recognition” by Sally Curcio examines the universal need for recognition, and both the reverence and absurdity that need inspires. Through paintings of United Nations military...
Biologist Brian K. Hall of Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, will give a keynote address on “Fish that Climb Waterfalls and other Wonders of Developmental, Organismal And Evolutionary Biology” on Friday, April 25 at 4 p.m. in 137 Isenberg School of Management as part of the...
Gov. Deval L. Patrick has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Thursday, April 17 in honor of Boston Police Officer Dennis O. Simmonds of Hyde Park, who died April 10.
The University Club and Restaurant is offering a special Easter Brunch on Sunday, April 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for $25 per person. YCMP accepted. Call the UClub at 545-2551 to make a reservation. Membership discounts apply; consider becoming a member by visiting www.umassuclub.com....

The Interdisciplinary Studies Institute is presenting a roundtable discussion on “Dimensions of Emancipation” featuring fellows of the 2013-14 ISI faculty seminar on Emancipation on Thursday, April 24 at 4 p.m. in 316 Bartlett Hall.

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