In accordance with Massachusetts regulations, strict restrictions are in effect for in-person campus events. Most of the the events listed here are taking place remotely on Zoom and other online platforms. See each listing for details. All times are United States Eastern Time Zone.
Today: September 28, 2020
Each of us are multi-facetted and multi-dimensional individuals that cannot be narrowed down into singular categories of being. Depending on the intersection our identities, we experience the world in different ways. In this workshop, we will learn about the history of intersectionality, why it matters, and how we can incorporate it toward creating equitable and inclusive workplaces.

September 28, 2020
1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Online

Learn about the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship for sophomore and juniors wishing to pursue a research career in STEM disciplines.

September 28, 2020
2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Virtual, Zoom

Learn about applying for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship — awarding up to $30,000 to juniors or third-year students with a senior standing, and are pursuing graduate studies in public service-related fields.

September 28, 2020
3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Virtual, Zoom

A panel of young alumni entrepreneurs. Presented by CMASS and Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship.

September 28, 2020
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

A warm welcome back to this Fall semester from the UMass Cares About Cancer team.

September 28, 2020
7:30 pm-8:30 pm

Online

As UMass Amherst continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in accordance with orders issued by the Governor of Massachusetts, restrictions are in place for events taking place on campus.

March 12—November 20, 2020

All Campus

Love reading and looking for a fun way to connect with UMass alumni? Take a break from your everyday and join the Read UMass Virtual Book Club to discuss new ideas and connect with other curious minds.

August 6—October 8, 2020

Campu Recreation is offering a remote group fitness schedule this fall.

August 24—November 20, 2020

Virtual, Zoom

Intramural Sports Trivia Registration via IMLeagues. 

August 25—August 31, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm
September 8—September 14, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm
September 22—September 28, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm
October 6—October 12, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm
November 3—November 9, 2020 8:00 am-11:59 pm

Featuring works by over 50 artists from 17 countries, Breathing While Black is a juried digital visual art exhibition, inviting international response to the recent and ongoing slaughter of Black Americans.

September 1—November 20, 2020

The Student Force is one of the three forces that comprise the Amherst Fire Department. The Student Force operates its own engine company and has its own vehicle operators and officers. We are currently recruiting for our Fall 2020 training program.

September 1—September 30, 2020

P.R.O.P.S.  (Presenting Real, Original, Powerful, Stories) offers selected students the opportunity to share inspiring stories & innovative discoveries in a virtual showcase for UMass and the larger community. Talks can explore a range of topics including personal growth, academic research, or new perspectives.

September 8—October 19, 2020

Innovative skills-based free workshops open to all UMass students, focused on learning practical tools for coping with stress and anxiety.

September 14—December 18, 2020, weekdays 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Online

Hampden Gallery at the University of Massachusetts Amherst announces the launch of The Presence of Absence, a solo online exhibition by Leyden, MA-based artist, Trish Crapo.

September 15—October 7, 2020

Online

All students welcome! Join us to learn basic meditation techniques in an open and friendly environment.

September 21—November 17, 2020, Mondays 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 12

Online

Come spend an hour with our UMass student tour guides, see photos of campus and learn about academics, student life, housing, dining, and other programs.  

September 22—September 30, 2020, weekdays 11:00 am-12:00 pm
September 22—September 30, 2020, weekdays 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Online

Interested in applying to UMass? Join an Online Information Session to learn all about the application process, and what our admissions counselors are looking for.

September 22—September 30, 2020, weekdays 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
September 22—September 30, 2020, Tuesdays 7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Online

Pamela Means, singer-songwriter, guitarist and activist presents a solo performance of original music and select soulful covers.

September 25—October 1, 2020 4:00 pm

Online