Weekly Bulletin

Another Faculty Senate meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, April 3 at 3:30 p.m. in 227 Herter Hall. The agenda includes an update from the Joint Task Force on Resource Allocation on its final draft report and a special report concerning a comprehensive policy on approval and review of centers...
Pianist Christopher O’Riley and cellist Matt Haimovitz, both renowned for their virtuosic and nuanced performances, will perform Monday, March 31 at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall. Their collaboration, Shuffle.Play.Listen, is now making waves in the musical world. It began in...
Renaissance Center visiting fellow Sally Sutherland will present an informal talk, “Hamlet’s ‘No’: The Readiness is All,” on Wednesday, March 26 at 4 pm. at the Renaissance Center, 650 East Pleasant St. Refreshments and conversation follow. The talk is free and...
The following new course proposals have been submitted to the Faculty Senate Office for review and approval and are listed here for faculty review and comment. Comments on any new course proposal should be submitted to Ernest May, secretary of the Faculty Senate, at senate@senate.umass.edu....

José Antonio Bowen, author of “Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology Out of Your College Classroom Will Improve Student Learning,” will host a workshop and give a keynote on active learning strategies and technology on Thursday, March 27.

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“Fractured: The Modern Nude,” featuring works from the permanent collection at the University Museum of Contemporary Art, will be exhibited March 27 to May 4. An opening reception is being held Wednesday, March 26 from 5-7 p.m. Curated by master’s degree students Brittany Mayo...

The University Museum of Contemporary Art (UMCA) is featuring a solo exhibition of work by Katy Schimert, an American artist who works across a variety of media, including drawing, sculpture and film. “Camouflage, Ink, and Silence” will be on view March 27 to May 4. An opening reception is scheduled for Wednesday, March 26 from 5-7 p.m.

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Soprano Dana Schnitzer and guest pianist Gretchen Peery will present a faculty recital on Sunday, March 30 at 4 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall. The musical program will include a world premiere by Peter Askim, songs by Hugo Wolf, and Samuel Barber’s “Knoxville Summer of 1915.” An...

A program on “The Role of Business in Promoting Sustainability: A Conversation about Social Entrepreneurship” will be presented Tuesday, March 25 at 7 p.m. in 108 Isenberg School of Management.

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The department of nutrition will host the 26th annual Virginia A. Beal Lecture and Dinner on Tuesday, April 22 at 4:30 p.m. in the Cape Cod Lounge in the Student Union. This year’s program is titled “From Neighborhood to Nation: Changing Policies to Improve Nutrition and Food Security....

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