Weekly Bulletin

A multimedia presentation and discussion highlighting the impacts of climate change on the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people and concrete ways that Catholic individuals and communities can respond is being held Saturday, Oct. 4 from 2-4 p.m. at the Newman Center, 472 North Pleasant...
Michael Klare, Five College Professor of Peace and World Security Studies, will speak on “Fueling the Fires: Resource Competition and Inequity” on Thursday, Sept. 25 at 1 p.m. in 421 Tobin Hall at a seminar hosted by the psychology and peace and violence program. According to Klare,...
The Five College Native American and Indigenous Studies Program invites all interested in indigenous studies to attend a reception featuring Ojibwe scholar Howard Kimewon on Friday, Sept. 26 from 4:30-6 p.m. at Amherst College’s Frost Library Archives. Kimewon, an author and instructor most...
From Sept. 22-26, artist Craig Colorusso will place “Sun Boxes” in public places around the campus and Mount Holyoke College where they will emit sounds generated by sunlight. “Sun Boxes” is made up of 20 speakers operating independently, each powered by the sun via solar...
Richard Mooney, George Barth Geller Professor of Neurobiology at Duke University School of Medicine will present this fall’s Sinauer Associates Lecture on Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 4 p.m. in 222 Morrill Science Center II. Mooney’s talk, “From Song to Synapse: The Neurobiology of...
Renaissance Center scholars in residence Matthias Bauer and Angelika Zirler of the University of Tuebingen will present “Authorship and Co-Creation in the English Renaissance: From George Herbert to Shakespeare” at a Renaissance Wednesday Lecture on Oct. 29 at 4 p.m. Refreshments are...

The UMass Press is hosting a reception welcoming its new director, Mary Dougherty,  on Tuesday, Sept. 23. from 4-5:30 p.m. at the East Experiment Station, 671 North Pleasant St.

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Poets Arda Collins and Matthew Rohrer will read from their work to open the 2014-15 jubilat/Jones Reading Series on Sunday, Sept. 21 at 3 p.m. in the Goodwin Room of the Jones Library, 43 Amity St. Collins is the author of a collection of poems, “It Is Daylight” (2009),...
The campus community is invited to a reception in honor of John Dubach, special assistant to the chancellor, on the occasion of his retirement after 34 years of service to the campus. The reception is being held Monday, Sept. 22 from 3-5 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Atrium. RSVP to the Office...
Students, faculty, staff and interested community members are invited to a special Massachusetts-focused meal and panel discussion on Wednesday, Sept. 24 in Hampshire Dining Commons. The “Massachusetts Day” meal begins at 5 p.m. and the panel opens at 6 p.m. Panelists discussing...

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