#40Days of UMass: Day 29

Need an extra set of eyes to look over your writing? 

The University Writing Center works with students at all stages of the writing process: brainstorming and outlining, getting feedback on a draft, developing revision strategies, learning to copy edit one's work, and more.

Tutoring sessions are free and are reserved for 45 minutes onlie, where you can work one-on-one with a tutor. Schedule an appointment here

Upcoming Events

For information on how to access virtual events visit the Virtual Student Life Calendar

Monday, September 21, 2020

6:30 pm EST | The Space+: Meeting for Ace/Aro Community
Community and conversation space for Ace/Aro/Demi/Gray Community. Meets every 1st and 3rd Monday of the month on Discord. Brought to you by the Stonewall Center.

TBD | First Connections - Event 1
Welcome event for first generation students, staff and faculty. Brought to you by Student Success.

TBD | Berthium Entreprenuers Panel
MXCC and Bertheume Center Entreprenuers panel on post-graduation planning.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

1 pm EST | Off Campus Housing Advising
Looking for off campus housing? Need help with your housing situation? General campus housing questions? We'll be here to help answer questions you may have about off campus housing.

5:30 pm EST | Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Support Group
Free and open to all UMass and 5 College students who identify as trans, non-binary, gender non-conforming or questioning. Co-sponsored by the UMass Stonewall Center. Students located in any state, or internationally, are welcome. Sessions will take place over zoom.

7 pm EST | Bi, Pan, Queer Collective Weekly Meeting
Weekly meeting and discussion group for (BPQC) the Bisexual, Pansexual, Queer Collective student group.

TBD | First Connections: Event 2
First Gen Faculty and Staff Panel

TBD | PROPS Info Session
Recruitment for PROPS at CWC

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

6:30 pm EST | LGBTQIA+ Support and Discussion Group
Are you coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, intersex, or asexual? Are you already out, but want a place of support to talk about being LGBTQIA+? Then join this weekly peer support and discussion group. Facilitated by staff of the Stonewall Center. Meets every Wednesday 6:30 - 8 pm.

7 pm EST | Bingo
Join UPC for Bingo.

TBD EST | First Connections - Event 3
First-Gen career services event

Thursday, September 24, 2020

2 pm EST | Community Service Fair
Community Service Fair with community agencies.

TBD EST | First Connections - Event 4
First-Gen Performance and Reflection Event. Brought to you by Student Success.

TBD EST | Documentary on Sweatshops: The True Cost
Film and discussion on fashion and sweatshops. Brought to you by the Women of Color Leadership Network.

Friday, September 25, 2020

8 pm EST | Franchise Friday
Enjoy a classic movie with UPC.

TBD | SNAP Benefit Session
Want to know if you are eligable for SNAP Benefits? Need help filling out the application? We can help, join our interactive session and get individual help from the Western MA Food Bank. In addition, we'll be here from the Off Campus Student Center to answer housing questions. Email OCSC@sacl.umass.edu with questions.

Sunday, September 27, 2020

8 pm EST | Movie Night
Join UPC for movie night!

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

5:30 pm EST | Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Support Group
Free and open to all UMass and 5 College students who identify as trans, non-binary, gender non-conforming or questionings. Co-sponsored by the UMass Stonewall Center. Students located in any state, or internationally, are welcome. Sessions will take place over zoom.

7 pm EST | Bi, Pan, Queer Collective Weekly Meeting
Weekly meeting & discussion group for (BPQC) the Bisexual, Pansexual, Queer Collective student group.

TBD EST | YKCC Mural Paint Party
YKCC Virtual Paint Party.

TBD EST | DIY Clothing Tutorial Videos and Idea Exchange
A space for tip exchanges for clothes alterations, to be followed by instagram postings. Sewing kits will be sent to those who share their designs. Brought to you by the Women of Color Leadership Network.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

12 pm EST | Off Campus Housing Advising
Looking for off campus housing? Need help with your housing situation? General off campus housing questions? We'll be here to help answer questions you may have about off campus housing.

6:30 pm EST | LGBTQIA+ Support and Discussion Group
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 join this weekly peer support and discussion group. Facilitated by staff of the Stonewall Center. Meets every Wednesday 6:30 - 8 pm.

TBD EST | Climate Action Symposium
Plenary speaker on the Environment as part of the CWLCA Symposium. Brought to you by the Women of Color Leadership Network.