All Events

Monday, October 31, 2016 -
11:30am to 2:00pm

SBS Tenure Luncheon

SBS faculty are invited to a tenure discussion with Jen Lundquist, Associate Dean for Research and John Hird, Dean of SBS. We will also cover strategies and advice from three recently-tenured near peers (no administrators present for this portion!)

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 12:00pm

SBS Shadows Information Session

SBS Shadows January job shadowing program is live! Student participants are required to attend an information session to learn about the program and application process. Four sessions will be offered for the program, once before the applications open and three times throughout the application period. Students who cannot attend one of these sessions should contact Carol Sharick, Director of Career & Professional Development for SBS at

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Thursday, November 3, 2016 -
12:00pm to 1:15pm

Food for Thought Lunch with Chris Coleman '94 (Legal Studies)

Students are invited to this Food for Thought lunch with Chris Coleman '94, Legal Studies - Senior Vice President and Head of Global Relationship Management, State Street Corporation, on Thursday, November 3rd at noon. Location TBD.

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Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 4:00pm

Lecture: ‘Ain’t I a Woman’ and ‘I Am a Man’ - Intersectionality’s Travels from Black Feminist Theory to HIV Prevention and Sexuality Research with Black Men

Lisa Bowleg, Ph.D, Professor of Applied Psychology, The George Washington University, will present as part of the Center for Research on Families' Tay Gavin Erickson Lecture Series.

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Friday, November 4, 2016 - 9:00am to Saturday, November 5, 2016 - 5:00pm

Unbounding Ethnography: Theory and Method Beyond the Disciplines

An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference at University of Massachusetts Amherst 
Keynote Speaker: Michael Burawoy, Professor of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley

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