Events Calendar

  • Should Liberal Art Education Embrace Global/Public Health? And If So, How?
    Date:
    Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 8:00pm
    Location:
    Campus Center, Meeting Room 917

    The Five College Culture Health and Science...

  • Stilled Longing: A Fundraising and Community Awareness Concert for Stroke and Aphasia
    Date:
    Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 1:30pm
    Location:
    First Baptist Church on 434 North Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01002

    The UMASS Stroke Support Group (SSG) is proud to present Stilled Longing, an artistic showcase to raise awareness of stroke and aphasia (a language disorder which occurs most often following a stroke) to the local Amherst community. This...

  • Department of Nutrition Graduate Seminar
    Date:
    Monday, March 9, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Location:
    133 Chenoweth Laboratory Building, UMass Amherst

    The Department of Nutrition will present two seminars. Graduate student Alagu Kadappan will present a seminar titled "Cruciferous Vegetables and their Health Effects?", and Seok-Yeong Yu will present a seminar titled "Effect of Short Chain FFA on...

  • Kinesiology Seminar Series: Ryan Wedge
    Date:
    Monday, March 23, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pm
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, 153 Totman Building

    Ryan Wedge, M.S.,a doctoral candidate in the UMass Amherst Department of Kinesiology, will present a seminar titled "The Biomechanics and Energetics of Amputee Locomotion."

  • Kinesiology Seminar Series: Jocelyn Hafer
    Date:
    Monday, March 23, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pm
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, 153 Totman Building

    Jocelyn Hafer, M.S., a doctoral candidate in the UMass Amherst Department of Kinesiology, will present a seminar titled "Physical Activity: a Mediator of the Age-Related Decline in Muscle and Gait Function?"

  • Department of Nutrition Graduate Seminar
    Date:
    Monday, March 23, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Location:
    133 Chenoweth Laboratory Building, UMass Amherst

    The Department of Nutrition will present a seminar by Bi-Sek Hsiao titled "Contribution of Wild Edible Plants to Nutrition and Food Security."

    All are welcome to attend.

  • Health Is a Human Right: A Call to Action Register
    Date:
    Monday, March 30, 2015 - 8:30am to 5:00pm
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Campus Center, Amherst Room

    The UMass Amherst College of Nursing will host an upcoming one-day symposium on social justice at UMass Amherst titled “Health Is a Human Right: A Call to Action.” Co-sponsored by the School of Public Health and Health Sciences (SPHHS) and the...

  • Kinesiology Seminar Series: Brett Fajen
    Date:
    Monday, March 30, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pm
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, 153 Totman Building

    Brett Fajen, Ph.D., of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY, will present a seminar titled "The Visual Control of Walking Over Complex Terrain." This seminar is hosted by faculty members Richard Van Emmerik and Julia Choi.

  • Kinesiology Seminar Series: Mark Pachucki
    Date:
    Monday, April 6, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pm
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, 153 Totman Building

    Mark Pachucki, Ph.D., of Harvard Medical School in Cambridge, MA, will present a seminar titled "Evaluating Social Influences on Physical Activity over the Lifecourse." Faculty member John Sirard will be the host for this seminar.

  • 18th Annual SPHHS Research Day
    Date:
    Monday, April 6, 2015 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
    Location:
    UMass Amherst, Student Union Ballroom

    The UMass Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences invites you to attend our Annual Research Day. This event highlights the outstanding education, research and...

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