Weekly Bulletin

The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Joanne Yee Jin Lau, Ph.D., Microbiology. Tuesday, April 5, 9 a.m., Room 410 Life Science Laboratory. Dissertation: “Control of Proteolysis during the...
Wu Man and Shanghai Quartet
Pipa virtuoso Wu Man and the Shanghai Quartet, one of the world’s premier string ensembles, will perform Tuesday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall. Additionally, the group will conduct extensive residency events on the UMass campus that are open to the public for...
Danielle Citron
Danielle Citron, an expert on information privacy, civil rights and administrative law, will deliver a public lecture titled “Hate Crimes in Cyberspace” on Tuesday, April 5 at 4:30 p.m. in 904-908 Campus Center. Citron, who is Lois K. Macht Professor of Law at the University of...
IT Strategic plan logo
Julie Buehler, vice chancellor for information services and strategy and chief information officer, and the chairs of the Information Technology Strategic Planning Committees have scheduled three open forums for the campus community to discuss and share feedback on the campus IT Strategic Plan...
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....

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