Today: April 25, 2015
Supercuts SoccerFest is a soccer festival which features a 6 v 6 format tournament and a Fun Zone with live entertainment, inflatables, and exciting giveaways!

April 25, 2015
8:00 am

McGuirk Alumni Stadium, Behind the stadium

The TEDxAmherst conference aims to connect avant-garde thinkers and modern visionaries with the unique Amherst community.

April 25, 2015
9:00 am-5:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its annual Historical Swordsmanship Conference. Presentations at the conference will feature a combination of academic scholarship and demonstrations.

April 25, 2015
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Your fruiting wall will produce two bushels each of five apple varieties in just 3 years from planting using just over 100 square feet of backyard.

April 25, 2015
10:00 am-2:00 pm

Marshfield Fairgrounds Admin Bldg
One of the most challenging thing about growing your own fruit is knowing how to identify the insect pests and diseases that might afflict them.  Learn the basics of pest and disease identification and Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in the home orchard.

April 25, 2015
10:00 am-1:00 pm

Newton Community Farm
Healthy soils are essential for raising healthy crops.  In this workshop you will learn the basics of soil composition, microbial life and structure  as they relate to the home garden, as well as the nitty gritty on soil testing, amendments and fertilizers needed to maintain crop health each season and build your garden’s soil over time.

April 25, 2015
10:00 am-1:00 pm

Powisset Farm
Men's Track: UMass Pre-Conference Meet

April 25, 2015
10:30 am

Track & Field Complex

Women's Track: UMass Pre-Conference Meet

April 25, 2015
11:00 am

Track & Field Complex

We are having our annual walk this year in order to educate people about mental illness and the importance of mental wellness.

April 25, 2015
11:30 am

All Campus

Take a break and join us for a free outdoor barbecue from noon to 4 p.m.

April 25, 2015
12:00 pm-4:00 pm

Southwest Residential Area, Horseshoe

A celebration of two donor-funded initiatives honoring the legacy of Priscilla M. Clarkson, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, Dean of Commonwealth Honors College, triple University of Massachusetts Amherst alumna.

April 25, 2015
1:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 157W

Performing "Abbey Road" and more! The Fab Faux have been spoken of as "the greatest Beatles cover band – without the wigs," by Rolling Stone senior editor David Fricke, who wrote, "the Faux invigorate the artistry of even the Beatles' most intricate studio masterpieces with top chops and Beatlemaniac glee.” Approaching the songs with the intent of playing them live as accurately in musical reading and in spirit as possible, they will perform the Abbey Road album in its entirety, as well as other works.

April 25, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Commemorate your accomplishments or congratulate a 2015 graduate with a chance to win UMass License Plate #UM 15.

February 10—May 31, 2015

Online

Drive down Memory Lane and show your school pride with UMass License Plate #65!

February 20—June 6, 2015

Online

The UMass Amherst Libraries host the exhibit “Yankee Yarns: True Tales of New England Characters from the 1920s and 1930s,” through Monday, June 8, 2015, in the Learning Commons (Lower Level), and Special Collections and University Archives (Floor 25) at the W.E.B.

March 10—June 8, 2015
This event does NOT occur on:
May 10—June 7, Sundays, May 25

Learning Commons in W.E.B. Du Bois Library

 Body Politic: The Anatomy of the Grotesque surveys the ways in which contemporary artists have used the grotesque to call attention to the perversity inherent in the dominant discourse on beauty, sexuality, and race.

March 26—May 3, 2015, Sun/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat

University Museum of Contemporary Art

Guest-curated by Lorne Falk, Five College visiting associate professor of contemporary art, this exhibition focuses on the recent work of twelve full-time Art Department faculty

March 26—May 3, 2015, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 11:00 am-4:30 pm
March 28—May 3, 2015, weekends 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

University Museum of Contemporary Art

The Eugene M. Isenberg Awards were established by the late Eugene M. Isenberg and his wife to aid graduate students and post-doctoral fellows who demonstrate academic merit and a commitment to the integration of science or engineering with management. 

April 1—April 26, 2015

A ringing cell phone, an empty bowl of lobster bisque, and a dead man one table over—so begins Sarah Ruhl’s wildly imaginative Dead Man’s Cell Phone.

April 16—April 25, 2015, Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat 7:30 pm
April 25, 2015, Saturdays 2:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
April 17

Rand Theater

The series of performances encompasses the thoughts & movements of community and the contrast of control & time.

April 23—April 25, 2015 8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium