Alumni Event

8th Annual SPHHS Fall Celebration

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Saturday, September 23, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Fine Arts Center lobby
Kinesiology
Communication Disorders
Nutrition
Public Health
Biostatistics
Community Health Education
Environmental Health Sciences
Epidemiology
Health Policy and Management

Description: 

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences will host its 8th Annual Fall Celebration on Saturday, September 23rd, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm in the Fine Arts Center. The event brings alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends from all departments together to celebrate the SPHHS community. The informal brunch hour provides ample opportunity for alumni and friends to reconnect, to visit with current faculty, staff, and students, and to learn more about all the major happenings within the SPHHS and its departments. It also features a series of talk from special student speakers.

The School will also honor the accomplishments of its alumni by giving the SPHHS Award for Significant Contributions to the fields of public health and health sciences, and, for the first time in 2017, the Distinguished Young Alumni Award.

Kinesiology ACSM Alumni Reception

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Granite Room A-B, 3rd Floor, Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
Kinesiology

Description: 

The UMass Amherst Department of Kinesiology will be in Denver for the 64th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). The department will host its annual alumni reception in the Granite Room of the Hyatt Regency at the Colorado Convention Center from 7:00 - 9:00 pm on Wednesday, May 31, 2017.

Reconnect with department faculty, students, and fellow alumni. RSVP to Allison Ahearn at aahearn@schoolph.umass.edu appreciated but not required.

Alumni Networking Night: Baltimore, MD

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Saturday, April 1, 2017 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Pratt Street Ale House, 206 W Pratt St, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Kinesiology
Communication Disorders
Nutrition
Public Health
Biostatistics
Community Health Education
Environmental Health Sciences
Epidemiology
Health Policy and Management

Description: 

The UMass Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences and the SPHHS DC-Area Alumni Networking Group cordially invite alumni and friends to an evening of networking with fellow alumni, current students, and school staff. Catch up with old friends, meet new people, and build your professional network.

The networking group has organized two different networking nights for the many SPHHS alumni who reside in the Baltimore-D.C. corridor: one in Bethesda and one in Baltimore.

1) Bethesda 
Friday, March 31st, 5:00 - 8:00pm 
Redwood Restaurant & Bar (0.3 mile from Bethesda Metro Station)
Bethesda Row, 7121 Bethesda Lane, Bethesda, Maryland 20814

2) Baltimore 
Saturday, April 1st, 5:00-8:00pm 
Pratt Street Ale House
206 W Pratt St, Baltimore, Maryland 21201

RSVP to group organizer Asha Plattner Belsan at asha.plattner@gmail.com appreciated, but not required. 

Alumni Networking Night: Bethesda, MD

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Date: 

Friday, March 31, 2017 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Redwood Restaurant & Bar (0.3 mile from Bethesda Metro Station), Bethesda Row, 7121 Bethesda Lane, Bethesda, Maryland 20814
Kinesiology
Communication Disorders
Nutrition
Public Health
Biostatistics
Community Health Education
Environmental Health Sciences
Epidemiology
Health Policy and Management

Description: 

The UMass Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences and the SPHHS DC-Area Alumni Networking Group cordially invite alumni and friends to an evening of networking with fellow alumni, current students, and school staff. Catch up with old friends, meet new people, and build your professional network.

The networking group has organized two different networking nights for the many SPHHS alumni who reside in the Baltimore-D.C. corridor: one in Bethesda and one in Baltimore.

1) Bethesda 
Friday, March 31st, 5:00 - 8:00pm 
Redwood Restaurant & Bar (0.3 mile from Bethesda Metro Station)
Bethesda Row, 7121 Bethesda Lane, Bethesda, Maryland 20814

2) Baltimore 
Saturday, April 1st, 5:00-8:00pm 
Pratt Street Ale House
206 W Pratt St, Baltimore, Maryland 21201

RSVP to group organizer Asha Plattner Belsan at asha.plattner@gmail.com appreciated, but not required.