Alumni Event

Annual UMass Amherst Department of Kinesiology Alumni Reception

Wed, 2014-05-28 18:00 to 21:00
Brickhouse Tavern and Tap, 8440 International Drive, Orlando, FL

The annual UMass Amherst Kinesiology Alumni Reception at the ACSM Conference will be held on Wednesday evening, May 28th from 6-9 pm at the Brickhouse Tavern and Tap located at 8440 International Drive, Orlando.  

We hope to see you there!

UMass Amherst Alumni Weekend

Fri, 2014-06-06 08:00 to Sun, 2014-06-08 09:00
UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA

We look forward to welcoming you back to campus for Alumni Weekend! Join fellow UMass alumni in Amherst for a weekend of memorable reunions, milestone celebrations, exciting events and programs, and ample opportunities to reconnect with your friends and classmates. Explore campus, see what’s new in your academic department and enjoy the company of great friends at the Alumni Weekend Cookout.

Visit the Alumni Weekend website for more details.

Questions? Contact the Alumni Association at 800.456.8627 or

Revolution Run 5K

Sat, 2013-10-19 08:30 to 11:30
Old Chapel

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences invites alumni and friends to join its team for the Revolution Run Homecoming 5K. Come to the SPHHS tent before the run to reconnect with faculty, alumni, and friends. The course is USATF certified. Starting line by the Old Chapel on the UMass Amherst campus. For more info or to register visit the Revolution Run 5K website.


4th Annual SPHHS Fall Celebration

Sat, 2013-10-05 10:00 to 12:00
Fine Arts Center

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences invites you back to campus for its 4th annual Fall Celebration. The event will be held on Saturday, October 5th, from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon in the Fine Arts Center Atrium on the UMass Amherst campus. Join us at our Fall Celebration to:

* Enjoy breakfast while you reconnect with friends and former classmates.

* Visit with current faculty, staff and students and learn more about what is happening in the SPHHS.

* Celebrate with Kinesiology alumnus Paul Litchfield, MS '86, Vice President of Advanced Concepts with Reebok International, who will receive the SPHHS Award for Significant Contributions to the field of health sciences.

* Honor Priscilla Clarkson, the late Dean of the Commonwealth Honors College and Distinguished Professor of Kinesiology who impacted all of us in so many ways.

* Help us celebrate our history.

Join fellow alumni, faculty, staff, and students for this day of celebration and share your SPHHS and UMass pride.

Click here to register today!

For more information, email Patrick Freeman at

Updated: 9/20/2013

Boston Alumni Networking Night

Mon, 2013-11-04 17:30 to 20:00
Seaport World Trade Center, Skyline Room, 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, MA 02210

Join us on Monday, November 4, 2013, for our Boston Alumni Networking Night and an evening with fellow SPHHS alumni, faculty, students and leaders and innovators in the field of public health and health sciences. The networking event will be held from 5:30-8:00 p.m. in the Skyline Room of the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston.

Please come and:

* Enjoy happy hour and catch up with friends, former classmates, and SPHHS faculty and staff.

* Participate in our networking "roundtables" and meet reps from the Joslin Diabetes Center, the Human Services Management Corporation, and other organizations as they share tips on networking, hiring practices, and much, much more.

* Strengthen your alumni network. Exchange advice and insight on careers and career paths with other alums while you expand your list of contacts.

With over 2300 graduates in the New England area, our SPHHS alumni network can help you whether you're just beginning your career or already established in your field.

Updated: 10/24/2013


UMass Kinesiology Alumni Reception

Wed, 2013-05-29 17:30 to 20:00
Hard Rock Cafe, 49 S Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN

The Kinesiology Department invites all alumni attending the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) annual meeting to its Alumni Reception being held at the Hard Rock Cafe (located at 49 S Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN). The reception will be from 5:30 - 8:00 pm - we hope to see you there!


School of Public Health & Health Sciences Celebration of Service Breakfast

Fri, 2013-04-26 08:30 to 10:00
Marriott Center, UMass Amherst Campus Center, Amherst, MA

SPHHS alumni are invited to join us April 26 for a breakfast to recognize our preceptors: fellow alumni and members of the community who mentor our students and provide valuable experience to prepare them for success in the fields of nutrition, communication disorders, kinesiology and public health.

Registration Information: 
RSVP by April 17