#40DaysofUMass: Day 20


Have you checked out our seven student-run businesses? Supported by the Center for Student Business, they are:

  1. Campus Design & Copy – A student-run copy shop, open since 1980
  2. People’s Market – The community’s go-to source for ethically sourced food, beverages, and personal care products
  3. Greeno Sub Shop – Salads, wraps, paninis, and catering
  4. Sylvan Snack Bar – Featuring pizza, salads, and subs
  5. Sweets and More – Specializing in baked goods, ice cream, and other sweet treats
  6. UMass Bike Coop – Bike maintenance
  7. Earth Foods – Vegetarian collective

Find more info, including hours and locations, at: www.umass.edu/studentlife/get-involved/csb

Upcoming Events

UMass Amherst Community Service/Volunteer Expo
Friday, September 20, 2019 | 3 - 5 pm
Library South Lawn
An expo/fair featuring campus based student organizations from the Service and Engagement Council and service agencies from the greater local community.

UPC's Late Night Movie
Friday, September 20, 2019 | 8 - 10 pm
Bartlett Hall 65
Free Movie with free popcorn and water each Friday and Sunday with a new movie each week.

IPO International Student Day with UMass Football
Saturday, September 21, 2019 | TBD
McGuirk Alumni Stadium
UMass Football event with pregame reception for international students.

UPC's Late Night Movie
Sunday, September 22, 2019 | 8 - 10 pm
Bartlett Hall 65
Free movie with free popcorn and water each Friday and Sunday with a new movie each week.

Bi, Pan, Queer Collective Weekly Meeting
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 | 7 - 9 pm
Stonewall Center, Crampton Hall
Weekly meeting and discussion group for (BPQC) the Bisexual, Pansexual, Queer Collective student group.

LGBTQIA+ Support and Discussion Group
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 | 6:30 - 8:00 pm
102 Wilder Hall, CMASS
Are you coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, or asexual? Are you already out, but want a place of support to talk about being LGBTQIA+? Then come to this reception to meet new people and learn more about this weekly support and discussion group.

Let's Talk
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 | 9:30 - 11 am
University Health Services
Let's Talk offers free, friendly drop-in sessions with counselor consultants from the Center for Counseling and Psychological Health (CCPH), at locations around campus. "Let's Talk" isn't formal counseling or mental health treatment. It's a chance to briefly share what's on your mind, find support, and get recommendations.

Center for Women and Community Block Party: Annual Central Area Block Party*
Thursday, September 26, 2019 | 3:30 - 6 pm
Outside New Africa House
Join us for our annual Central Area Block Party! Free carnival food, DJ, crafts and activities! Free activities include: tie-dye; painting your laundry bag; slime and more!! Free raffle prizes!
40 Days of UMass Challange: Together

Pride Alliance Meeting
Thursday, September 26, 2019 | 7 - 8 pm
Stonewall Center, Crampton Hall
Weekly RSO Meeting for UMass Pride Alliance, LGBTQ+ students and allies.

International Coffee Hour
Friday, September 27, 2019 | 4 - 5 pm
Old Chapel, Great Room 2nd Floor
Enjoy great conversation over free coffee, tea and snacks!

UPC's Late Night Movie
Friday, September 27, 2019 | 8 - 10 pm
Bartlet 65
Late Night Movie is a free movie with popcorn and water each Friday and Sunday, with a new movie each week.

UPC's Late Night Movie
Sunday, September 29, 2019 | 8 - 10 pm
Bartlet 65
Late Night Movie is a free movie with popcorn and water each Friday and Sunday, with a new movie each week.

Let's Talk
Monday, September 30, 2019 | 11 am
Center for Counseling and Psychological Health
Let's Talk offers free, friendly drop-in sessions with counselor consultants from the Center for Counseling and Psychological Health (CCPH), at locations around campus. "Let's Talk" isn't formal counseling or mental health treatment. It's a chance to briefly share what's on your mind, find support, and get recommendations.

Stress GPS
Monday, September 30, 2019 | 3 - 4 pm
Center for Counseling and Psychological Health
Innovative skills-based free workshops open to all UMass students, focused on learning practical tools for coping with college stress and anxiety. Increase your emotional well-being by practicing strategies to calm your mind and body, increase your mindfulness, and manage emotional distress. These three session workshops run every day and students can join any time. Attend three weekly sessions for maximal benefit.

Stress GPS
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 | 3 - 4 pm
Center for Counseling and Psychological Health
Innovative skills-based free workshops open to all UMass students, focused on learning practical tools for coping with college stress and anxiety. Increase your emotional well-being by practicing strategies to calm your mind and body, increase your mindfulness, and manage emotional distress. These three session workshops run every day and students can join any time. Attend three weekly sessions for maximal benefit.

Bi, Pan, Queer Collective Weekly Meeting
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 | 7 - 9 pm
Stonewall Center, Crampton Hall
Weekly meeting and discussion group for (BPQC) the Bisexual, Pansexual, Queer Collective student group.

LGBTQIA+ Support and Discussion Group
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 | 6:30 - 8:00 pm
102 Wilder Hall, CMASS
Are you coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, or asexual? Are you already out, but want a place of support to talk about being LGBTQIA+? Then come to this reception to meet new people and learn more about this weekly support and discussion group.

Let's Talk
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 | 11 am
University Health Services
Let's Talk offers free, friendly drop-in sessions with counselor consultants from the Center for Counseling and Psychological Health (CCPH), at locations around campus. "Let's Talk" isn't formal counseling or mental health treatment. It's a chance to briefly share what's on your mind, find support, and get recommendations.

Sleep Fair
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 | 1 - 3 pm
Campus Center Auditorium
Guided meditation, Reiki, massage, accupuncture, raffles, sleep product vendors, etc.

Stress GPS
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 | 3 - 4 pm
Center for Counseling and Psychological Health
Innovative skills-based free workshops open to all UMass students, focused on learning practical tools for coping with college stress and anxiety. Increase your emotional well-being by practicing strategies to calm your mind and body, increase your mindfulness, and manage emotional distress. These three session workshops run every day and students can join any time. Attend three weekly sessions for maximal benefit.

Yoga for Success: Yoga and Meditation Club
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 | 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Campus Center Room 904
How successful you are in life simply depends on how well you can use your mind and body. This session offers simple, but powerful yoga postures to bring stability and balance. Designed by Sadhguru, a self-realized yogi and foremost authority in the field of yoga. Benefits: Can improve memory, concentration, and mental clarity. Can relieve stress and anxiety. Strengthens the spine and takes only 5-10 minutes to practice daily. Please bring a yoga mat and a towel, and arrive on an empty stomach condition.

*indicates event is a part of the 40 Days of UMass Challenge