Weekly Bulletin

William Short
William R. Short, manager of Hustwic LLC, will speak about “Religion, Myth and Cult in the Viking Age” on Monday, March 28 at 4:15 p.m. in 150 East Commonwealth Honors College Events Hall. We know a fair amount about the myths that form the basis for Viking-age beliefs, but very little...
1937 Project poster
The Applied Humanities Learning Lab presents this year’s class event, “The 1937 Project Exposition” and exhibition with keynote speaker Matthew Christopher, on Thursday, March 24 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom and Gallery. Students will be resurrecting versions of...
Chong and Wilks
Theater artists-in-residence Ping Chong and Talvin Wilks will offer a look at their artistic process when they deliver the Rand Lecture on April 4 at 4 p.m. in the Rand Theater at the Fine Arts Center. The event is free and open to all local students and community members. Everyone with an...
Brunch flier
The University of Massachusetts Club in Boston is offering a special Easter Brunch on Sunday, March 27, with two seating options: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Menu highlights include a carving station, omelets, eggs and benedicts, seafood station, fresh baked goods, and delectable...
US flag
In accordance with the Presidential proclamation issued “as a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on March 22, 2016 in Brussels” and as ordered by Gov. Charlie Baker, the United States and Commonwealth flags will be flown at half-staff at all...
Mullins Center
The University Programming Council has announced that Spring Concert 2016 will feature Fetty Wap, Tinashe and Logic. The concert will take place April 17 at 7 p.m. at the Mullins Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets for UMass Amherst undergraduate students go on sale Monday, March 21 at 10 a.m....
Stellan Vinthagen
The public is invited to join Stellan Vinthagen, professor of sociology and Inaugural Endowed Chair in the Study of Nonviolent Direct Action and Civil Resistance, to celebrate the publication of his new book “A Theory of Nonviolent Action: How Civil Resistance Works” on Monday, March 28...
Orchids

Seats are available for the Saturday, April 16 Fine Arts Center Asian Arts and Culture Program sponsored bus tour to see “Orchidelirium!,” the New York Botanical Garden Orchid Show.

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Astrid Schween
Astrid Schween, professor of cello, will perform her final concert at the University on Tuesday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall before joining the Juilliard String Quartet and becoming a member of the faculty of the Juilliard School. She will be joined in the performance by Estela...
Stonewall Center logo
The Stonewall Center is seeking nominations for its annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer, Intersex and Asexual (LGBTQIA+) and Ally Student and Faculty/Staff People of the Year Awards. The awards, which recognize outstanding contributions to the LGBTQIA+ communities on campus, will be given...

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